Earlier, there were claims of the source of Earth's water being found in meteorites and a new discovery has strengthened that belief.
According to astronomers, the frenzied star birth is sparked by intergalactic gas raining on one end of the galaxy as it drifts through space.
NASA draws parallel between ancient Mars and the Earth in terms of presence of oxygen and suggested that the atmosphere of the Red Planet had high levels of oxygen than it has now.
As the name signifies, the solid rocket booster, manufactured by Orbital is meant to give extra boost to SLS.
As per NASA, the scene was captured by the mission's imaging camera, called JunoCam, which is designed to acquire high resolution views of features in Jupiter's atmosphere from very close to the planet.
But a recent study reveals that this arrangement of magnetic fields was not always the same. Ancient earth had multiple poles that suddenly appeared across the globe causing planet's magnetic field behave erratically.
Slightly more than a decade ago, a bizarre six-inch skeleton was unearthed in Chile’s Atacama Desert, which gave rise to speculations that aliens had crash-landed on Earth.
If you are a space enthusiast and planning to built a your own low cost space-bound satellite, then here is a great news for you!
The most striking feature of this robotic spacecraft is that it will increase the longevity the satellites already in orbit and prevent their untimely death.
The US space agency NASA recently released a new image of Neptune with a dark feature that resides near and below a patch of bright clouds in the planet's southern hemisphere.
Scientists claim to have discovered tridymite -- an unexpected silica mineral in a rock sample at Gale Crater on Mars that may alter our understanding of how the Red Planet evolved.
Astronaut Tim Peake who recently returned to earth from the International Space Station (ISS) recounts that he missed some of the small pleasures of life like using normal toilet and witnessing weather up there.
The deep canyon named Argo Chasma is approximately 700 km long while Arizona's Grand Canyon is 450 km long.
The Indian aerospace industry should enhance its capacity to meet the growing demand for space-based services, India's space agency ISRO said on Thursday.
If a team of astronomers are right, then the future gravitational wave detectors are going to be busy as a beaver.
The US space agency NASA's Juno spacecraft will soon enter orbit around the largest planet, Jupiter in few weeks.
When New Horizons buzzed by Pluto last year, it unveiled clues that the dwarf planet might have - or had at one time - a sub-surface liquid ocean.
A neutron star is the crushed core of a massive star that ran out of fuel, collapsed under its own weight, and exploded as a supernova.
The app will provide you access to NASA TV on your TV as well live views from the International Space Station (ISS).
In a precision launch, PSLV-C34 took off from the second launch pad of Satish Dhawan Space Centre, about 110 km from Chennai at 9.26 AM and placed the Cartosat-2 Series and 19 others in the designated orbit.
Cartosat-2 is an earth observation satellite in a sun-synchronous orbit.
Here are some interesting facts about ISRO's workhorse Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, commonly known by its abbreviation PSLV.
In the last two years, ISRO has launched around six satellites building India's might in space.
The satellites' health is being checked and the preparations for the filling of the fuel for the second rocket's second stage/engine is under progress, the ISRO said on Tuesday.
As per NASA reports, the newly discovered planet takes just 5.4 days to revolve around its host star which is 20 times closer than distance from the Earth to the Sun.
Actually, early native Americans named the full moon of June as a strawberry moon as it signifies the beginning of the strawberry picking season.
According to ISRO, the Indian rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C34 carrying 20 satellites will lift off from the rocket port at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh at 9.26 am on June 22.
Peake was aboard the International Space Station with two other Expedition 47 crew members, NASA's Tim Kopra and Russian Roscosmos's Yuri Malenchenko.
The International Astronomical Union has christened a 9.8 km (six mile) wide crater on Mars, Langtang.
Tonight step outside after 9:30 pm and look at the night sky in southeast direction. The magnificient ringed planet can be easily spotted next to the moon.
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