World | Reuters | Friday April 4, 2014
Add Enceladus, a small moon orbiting the giant ringed planet Saturn, to the growing list of places beyond Earth that have oceans - and prospects for hosting life, a study released on Thursday shows.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday March 5, 2014
NASA is plotting a daring robotic mission to Jupiter's watery moon Europa, a place where astronomers speculate there might be some form of life.
World | Pallava Bagla | Friday January 31, 2014
Israel plans to do what only the world's biggest countries have so far- to land an unmanned space craft on the moon as early as 2016.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 30, 2014
NASA is planning to launch robotic missions to make water on the Moon in 2018 and oxygen on Mars in 2020.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday January 25, 2014
China's Jade Rabbit moon rover has experienced a "mechanical control abnormality", state media said on Saturday, in what appears to be a setback for a landmark mission in the country's ambitious space programme.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday January 10, 2014
The Chandrayaan-II will have an indigenously developed rover and a lander using the Geo-Synchronous Launch Vehicle (GSLV).
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday December 23, 2013
As India gears up to send Chandrayaan 2, its second lunar exploration mission to the moon, in the near future, there is heartening news for those manning our Moon Mission.
World | Agence Frence-Presse | Saturday December 14, 2013
A space module carrying China's first lunar rover landed on the moon on Saturday, state television said.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 2, 2013
China, which successfully launched its first ever mission to land an unmanned spacecraft on the Moon, has expressed interest in space cooperation with India.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday December 1, 2013
China's state media and people eagerly awaited the launch early Monday of the country's first lunar rover mission, the next step in an ambitious space programme.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday November 30, 2013
China will launch its first ever moon rover mission on Monday, state media said, as Beijing embarks on the latest stage in its ambitious space programme.
World | Reuters | Tuesday October 1, 2013
NASA's Cassini spacecraft has found propylene, a chemical used to make household plastic containers, on Saturn's moon Titan, the space agency said.
World | Reuters | Thursday September 5, 2013
More than 40 years after the last Apollo astronauts left the moon, NASA is preparing to launch a small robotic spacecraft to investigate one of their most bizarre discoveries.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 28, 2013
Using data collected by India's Chandrayaan mission, NASA has detected magmatic water locked under the surface of the Moon.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 25, 2013
NASA is making final preparations to launch a small car-sized robotic Moon probe next month in an attempt to answer prevailing questions about the lunar atmosphere.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 19, 2013
Citizens of Earth, get ready for your close-up from thousands of miles away! NASA's Cassini spacecraft will be taking the first-ever natural-colour image of the Earth as seen from the Saturn system, from 1.44 billion kilometres away on July 19.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 26, 2013
Moon dust samples gathered by Neil Armstrong during the Apollo 11 lunar mission have been discovered inside a California lab warehouse after sitting in the dusty storage unnoticed for more than 40 years.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday May 24, 2013
A study of future human missions has indicated corporate researchers could be living on the moon by the time NASA astronauts head off to visit an asteroid in the 2020s.
Press Trust of India | Monday April 15, 2013
NASA is developing a Moon rover to find how water can be produced on the lunar surface by analysing liquid droplets trapped in deep freezes at its poles.
World | Reuters | Thursday April 11, 2013
President Barack Obama wants NASA to start work on finding a small asteroid that could be shifted into an orbit near the moon and used by astronauts as a stepping-stone for an eventual mission to Mars, agency officials said on Wednesday.