World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday September 13, 2014
Los Angeles County's Natural History Museum on Friday unveiled the "Blue Moon Diamond," a 12-carat gem described as one of the rarest stones in the world.
World | Reuters | Tuesday September 2, 2014
President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday ordered construction sped up on a multi-billion-dollar spaceport in Russia's Far East that he said would break reliance on the Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan and launch future missions to the Moon and Mars.
Tuesday September 2, 2014
New actor Tahir Raj Bhasin, seen as a child trafficker in Mardaani, is over the moon after being praised by none other than Aamir Khan.
Reuters | Friday August 29, 2014
Smith is vice president at Google's secret lab "Google X" which is devoted to "moon shot" projects such as driverless cars and Google Glass smart eyewear.
World | Reuters | Thursday August 28, 2014
NASA's new heavy-lift rocket, designed to fly astronauts to the moon, asteroids and eventually Mars, likely will not have its debut test flight until November 2018, nearly a year later than previous estimates, agency officials said on Wednesday.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 24, 2014
Chandrayaan-2, the country's second lunar exploration mission will be launched in 2017, M Annadurai, project director of Chandrayaan-1 and Chandrayaan 2 missions said on Sunday.
Sunday August 17, 2014
Google publicly disclosed its driverless car program in 2010, though it began the previous year. It's part of the company's "Google X" division, overseen directly by co-founder Sergey Brin and devoted to "moon shot" projects by the Internet company, ...
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 16, 2014
A famous image showing an alien walking on the moon is simply "dust, an eyelash or scratch on the negative" of the film that took the image, NASA has said.
Offbeat | Gitanjali Roy | Wednesday August 13, 2014
If seeing is believing then these lunar images from NASA and Google Earth seem to prove that there really is a Man on the Moon.
World | Jigme Palden Pazo (With inputs from IANS) | Wednesday August 13, 2014
A YouTube video of a NASA image that appears to show an alien and its shadow has gone viral on the internet racking up two million hits in less than a month.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday August 11, 2014
China will launch its first recoverable moon orbiter later this year, the government announced on Sunday, in the latest step in its ambitious space programme.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 9, 2014
NASA and the US Navy have concluded the second round of tests for the Orion spacecraft that can take humans to the Moon and eventually, to Mars.
World | Associated Press | Thursday August 7, 2014
The US Navy and NASA completed the second round of practice recoveries of the Orion spacecraft, which is designed to bring humans to the moon, asteroids and, eventually, to Mars.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Using a computer simulation model based on a moon crater, planetary scientists have revealed that early Earth is likely to have been hit by giant asteroids capable of killing off life and completely resurfacing the planet.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Far from being perfectly round, the Moon has a weird shape, with a highland bulge on the side facing the Earth and another bulge on its far side, a riddle that has fascinated scientists for decades.
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 29, 2014
Scientists using mission data from NASA's Cassini spacecraft have identified 101 distinct geysers erupting on Saturn's icy moon Enceladus.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday July 28, 2014
Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday as the new moon was sighted on Monday in most parts of the country.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 24, 2014
The atmosphere of Saturn's largest moon Titan is 1.6 times denser near the surface than Earth's air, scientists have found.
Manisha Dhingra | Thursday July 24, 2014
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Wednesday that veteran actors Moon Moon Sen and Arindam Seal would also be honoured with the Mahanayak Uttam Kumar Samman instituted by her government.
World | Press Trust of India | Friday July 18, 2014
Large pits on the lunar surface may hold the key to living on the Moon, according to a new NASA study.