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World News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 31, 2015
NASA has selected the potential next destination for the New Horizons spacecraft after its historic July 14 flyby of the Pluto system - a planetoid that lies nearly a billion miles beyond the dwarf planet.
Press Trust of India | Monday August 31, 2015
The group began the isolation experiment on Friday, and now faces 365 days without fresh air, food, or privacy.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 30, 2015
Six NASA recruits have shut themselves inside a dome in Hawaii to begin a year-long isolation programme that will simulate life on Mars to help the US space agency prepare for the pioneering mission to the red planet.
Indo Asian News Service | Saturday August 29, 2015
Nasa selected a small Kuiper Belt object (KBO) known as 2014 MU69 that orbits nearly a billion miles beyond Pluto.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 29, 2015
Six people shut themselves inside a dome for a year in Hawaii on Friday, in the longest US isolation experiment aimed at helping NASA prepare for a pioneering journey to Mars.
Press Trust of India | Friday August 28, 2015
Nisar (Nasa-Isro Synthetic Aperture Radar) will be a dedicated mission to optimally measure intrinsic changes of the Earth's surface.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 27, 2015
The Indian space agency has already lined for putting US NISAR (NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar) satellite into orbit using its GSLV-Mk II rocket, its chief said today.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 27, 2015
"This has nothing to do with greenhouse gas emissions. It is in addition to the greenhouse gas effect. This is the land use component only."
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 27, 2015
Plants within urban areas - along roads, in parks, and in wooded neighbourhoods - can regulate the urban heating effect which can raise the temperature of cities compared to neighbouring rural and semi-rural areas, according to a new NASA study.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday August 27, 2015
Rising seas will have "profound impacts" around the world, said Nasa's Earth Science Division.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday August 27, 2015
Sea levels are rising around the world, and the latest satellite data suggests that three feet (one meter) or more is unavoidable in the next 100-200 years, NASA scientists said Wednesday.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 26, 2015
The rover was designed in collaboration between the Singapore University of Technology and Design and Australia's Gilmour Space Technologies.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 26, 2015
NASA's Dawn spacecraft has delivered the closest-yet views of the dwarf planet called Ceres that show the small world's features in unprecedented detail.
Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday August 26, 2015
The new images show Ceres' tall, conical mountain, crater formation features and narrow, braided fractures.
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 25, 2015
Drinks giant Suntory sent the booze to space so it could test how time in a zero-gravity environment affects its flavour.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday August 25, 2015
An unmanned cargo ship loaded with emergency supplies -- including Japanese whisky -- successfully docked at the International Space Station early today, officials said.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 25, 2015
From now until the end of September, the aircraft called Global Hawk will fly over the Atlantic Ocean basin to collect data on temperature, moisture, wind speed and direction.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 25, 2015
In a first, a unique remotely piloted aircraft from NASA is set to take off this week to improve track and intensity forecasts of hurricanes as part of the new generation weather forecast observations tools.
Offbeat | Subuhi Parvez | Monday August 24, 2015
A 'selfie' taken by NASA's Curiosity Rover has become such a hit that it inspired one of the scientists on the team that created the camera taking the selfie to turn into an artwork.
Indo Asian News Service | Monday August 24, 2015
The supplies will carry a group of CubeSat-class satellites that will "capture imagery of Earth for use in humanitarian, environmental, and commercial applications."
Indo Asian News Service | Monday August 24, 2015
The researchers at Clemson University in South Carolina will receive $200,000 a year for up to three years to achieve this task.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 23, 2015
Advocating the promotion of Sanskrit, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said even foreign scholars have considered it to be one of the most scientific of languages.
Offbeat | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 23, 2015
The US space agency NASA has funded researchers to find out how to recycle human excreta into food that can help astronauts sustain on deeper space missions, including Mars.
Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 22, 2015
The Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS) system will improve hurricane forecasting by making measurements of ocean surface winds.