World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 29, 2015
With its biggest orbit manoeuvre since 2006, NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) is preparing for the arrival of NASA's next Mars lander called InSight next year.
Indo Asian News Service | Monday July 27, 2015
Thousands of children will gather to learn what it takes to be an astronaut for deeper space missions.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 26, 2015
NASA is organising space camps for the young would-be astronauts this summer and the best ones may join the US space missions, including Mars.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 23, 2015
Ancient Mars never had oceans of water and could have looked more like an icy snowball than the warmer, wetter planet that many researchers have suggested, according to a new study.
Chitra Ramaswamy, guardian.co.uk | Tuesday July 21, 2015
A fish and chip shop in Aberdeenshire has been asked to pull down a banner declaring it the birthplace of the infamous battered snack. Should Stonehaven instead take pride in its famous culinary contribution?
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 14, 2015
The discovery comes amid growing evidence that, in the past, Mars may have been similar to the ancient Earth.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday July 14, 2015
Rocks rich in silica similar to those in the oldest part of Earth's continental crust are scattered throughout the area where NASA's Curiosity probe is exploring on Mars, according to a study published on Monday in Nature Geoscience.
India News | Written by Pallava Bagla | Monday July 13, 2015
After a hugely successful mission to Mars where India beat China in reaching the Red Planet's orbit, the Indian space agency ISRO is not sitting back on its laurels. It now seeks to foray more into the Solar System with missions being planned for exploring Venus, a revisit to Mars and trip to an asteroid.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 13, 2015
NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has provided images of sunspots from the other side of the Sun that is turned away from Earth.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 13, 2015
Scientists have no other resource providing views of the Sun from the opposite side of the solar system from Earth.
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.