Global excitement about India's Mars mission
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Offbeat | Associated Press | Sunday March 9, 2014
Astronaut twins Mark and Scott Kelly will help NASA study the effects of spaceflight on the human body.
Offbeat | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday March 7, 2014
The NASA scientists have discovered how dense particles near earth can send a plume up through space to help protect against incoming solar particles during certain space weather events.
IANS, Washington | Thursday March 6, 2014
As NASA is looking for innovative ways to grow more nutritious vegetables for astronauts, a research has promised to improve overall nutrition on board space flights. Exposing leafy vegetables grown during space flight to a few bright pulses of light daily could increase the amount of eye-protecting...
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 6, 2014
An asteroid the size of a football field is about to make a close pass by Earth but is not expected to hit or cause any damage, NASA said on Wednesday.
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 | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 2, 2014
NASA scientists have found evidence of past water movement in a Martian meteorite that fell in Antarctica about 50,000 years ago, lending weight to the theory that Mars might have once supported life.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday February 27, 2014
A new method for verifying potential planets led to the volume of new discoveries.
World | Reuters | Thursday February 27, 2014
A panel investigating an astronaut's near drowning during a spacewalk outside the International Space Station in July found that his spacesuit leaked during an earlier outing, officials said on Wednesday.
World | Dennis Overbye, The New York Times | Thursday February 27, 2014
Nearly a year after a pointing system failure ended the main planet-hunting mission of NASA's Kepler spacecraft, planets continue to pour out of the sky.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 26, 2014
US space agency NASA today said it would launch a water-related satellite in collaboration with India's ISRO.
Reuters | Tuesday February 25, 2014
The March 16 launch, will be the third of 12 station resupply missions under SpaceX's $1.6 billion contract with NASA.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday February 24, 2014
NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has completed a 100.3 metre backwards drive over the Martian terrain - the longest one-day trek in more than three months.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 22, 2014
Virgin Group founder Richard Branson has vowed to fly with his children on the first commercial space flight this year despite nagging concerns about the untested technology used in his spaceship.
Offbeat | Associated Press | Tuesday February 18, 2014
The International Space Station has one less capsule and a lot less trash.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday February 15, 2014
The mysterious Martian rock resembling a jelly doughnut, which appeared in front of NASA's Opportunity rover in early January, is a piece of a larger rock broken and moved by one of the rover's wheels, the US space agency said on Friday.
Associated Press | Tuesday February 11, 2014
The airfield, which was built in the 1930s, has been managed by Nasa's Ames Research Center for the past 23 years.
World | Agence France-Press | Tuesday February 11, 2014
The United States and France on Monday unveiled plans to collaborate on a new Mars mission, two years after NASA withdrew from a European partnership to send a probe and lander to the Red Planet.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 11, 2014
US space agency NASA said on Monday its Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter and Odyssey orbiter have sent back clues that liquid water may still exist today on the Red Planet.
World | Agence-France Presse | Sunday February 9, 2014
NASA - building on successful partnerships with private companies to resupply the International Space Station - is now looking to private entrepreneurs to help exploit resources on the moon.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 6, 2014
A Kashmiri man from a remote village of the Valley has won approval for two of his projects from NASA's Kennedy Space Centre in the United States.