World News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 3, 2015
NASA has unveiled a boomerang-shaped aircraft that could be the first to take flight on Mars to look for potential landing sites for future manned mission to the red planet.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 2, 2015
A prototype of the "Preliminary Research Aerodynamic Design to Land on Mars" (Prandtl-m) will be ready for a test launch from a high-altitude balloon later this year.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 30, 2015
NASA may be able to land astronauts on Mars cost-effectively by 2039 if the US space agency takes a stepwise approach that includes a manned trip to the red planet's moon Phobos, scientists say.
Offbeat | Written by Amrita Kohli | Saturday June 27, 2015
Earlier this month, a mashup of Lady Gaga's video clips synced to Kangana Ranaut's Ghani Bawri scorched social media.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 27, 2015
The 1,340 kg spacecraft was under solar conjunction from June 8 when it went behind the sun and away from the earth due to solar eclipse.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 26, 2015
The country's low-cost Mars mission spacecraft that is in a rendezvous with the Red planet for an extended period has enough fuel for it to last "many years", Indian Space Research Organisation Chairman Kiran Kumar said today.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday June 26, 2015
NASA and Microsoft have teamed up to develop a new technology that will enable researchers to work virtually on Mars using wearable technology.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday June 26, 2015
The conference will start the process for choosing sites on Mars that Nasa's currently orbiting spacecraft can further image.
World News | Reuters | Thursday June 25, 2015
Designer shirts, duty free watches and cosmetics, and chocolate fondue will soon await visitors to North Korea, according to photos of Pyongyang's new airport terminal released by state media today.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 23, 2015
Mars was seen to sport a "Mohawk" of escaping atmospheric particles at its poles.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 23, 2015
If planets had personalities, Mars would be a rock star, according to preliminary results from NASA's MAVEN spacecraft.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday June 22, 2015
The Odyssey spacecraft began orbiting Mars almost 14 years ago, on October 23, 2001.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 22, 2015
NASA's Mars Odyssey spacecraft will reach a major milestone tomorrow, when it completes its 60,000th orbit since arriving at the red planet in 2001.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday June 22, 2015
Fuelling speculation that advanced civilisation once thrived on Mars, NASA's Curiosity rover has found a pyramid-like structure on the Red Planet, media reports said.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 17, 2015
The discovery hints at the possibility that methane could be used as a food source by rudimentary forms of life beneath the Martian surface.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 17, 2015
In a clue to possibility of life below the surface of Mars today, an international team of researchers has discovered traces of methane in Martian meteorites.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 15, 2015
In a technology that can bring down costs significantly of launching satellites, India will test reusable launch vehicle next month, the government today said.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 13, 2015
The twin communications-relay CubeSats constitute a technology demonstration called Mars Cube One (MarCO).
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 13, 2015
When NASA launches its next mission on the journey to Mars - a stationary lander in 2016 - the flight will include two revolutionary CubeSats.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday June 12, 2015
"Understanding how the human body re-adapts to gravity is key to planning for future human missions deeper into the solar system."
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday June 12, 2015
The three ISS crew members who returned to Earth had at least one important experiment waiting for them on the ground, which could help advance NASA's journey to Mars.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 9, 2015
The US National Space Society presented the award in recognition of accomplishing a Mars mission in the first attempt.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 9, 2015
Previous research has shown that ancient biosignatures can be preserved in impact glass.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 9, 2015
In a pioneering feat, researchers have discovered glass deposits on the Red Planet, providing a delicate window into the possibility of past life on the Red Planet.