London: Astronomers have obtained the best view of merging galaxies in the distant Universe, which took place when the Universe was only half its current age, with the help NASA/ESA Hubble
Washington: A new study has helped researchers determine that the composition of Earth's lower mantle is quiet different than previously thought.
The work, performed at the Advanced
Washington: Apollo astronauts have described the fresh lunar dirt smell as "spent gunpowder".
Apollo 17's Harrison "Jack" Schmitt, who was one of the 12 astronauts to land on the moon
Washington: A new experiment has been recently launched that may soon be able to provide proof regarding whether the universe is a 2D Hologram or not.
It has been believed for many
Washington: A NASA satellite launched in 1997 to measure precipitation over the tropics will fall down soon.
The Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) satellite is running low on
Chennai: As India's Mars orbiter nears its destination, scientists at ISRO are gearing to undertake a "challenging task" on September 24 when they would restart the onboard liquid engine, which
Washington: ESA`s Rosetta spacecraft has identified five locations to set down the Philae lander in November.
Rosetta, which is the first spacecraft to rendezvous with a comet, opening a new
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New Delhi: NASA`s Pluto-bound New Horizons spacecraft on Monday crossed the orbit of Neptune, which is its last major crossing before it reaches its final
Washington: A US scientist has created the best global colour map so far of Neptune`s big moon Triton.
Paul Schenk of Lunar and Planetary Institute in Houston used images taken by a NASA
New York: NASA, which spends nearly $71 million for each one-way trip for astronauts to space using the Russian Space Shuttle, is planning for NextGen spacecraft that suits its needs.
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Cape Ca naveral, Fla: Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) said it will launch the AsiaSat 6 commercial communications satellite on Wednesday, August 27, a
New York: NASA has confirmed there is no human bone on Mars after an image taken by the Curiosity rover showing a "femur thigh bone" went viral on various websites.
The photo is just a
Paris: Two European Galileo satellites launched as part of a navigation system designed to rival GPS have failed to locate their intended orbit, launch firm Arianespace has said.
Paris: European satellite launch company Arianespace announced Saturday that the two satellites of Europe`s Galileo satellite navigation system launched Friday from the European spaceport in
Tokyo: Little is known about the universe`s earliest stars but if we believe astronomers, they might have been hundreds of times more massive than the sun.
Researchers have found evidence
Wellington: Curiosity rover took a photo on August 14, which led conspiracy theorists believe that it was a `bone-like` object on Mars.
NASA`s scientists said seen by Mars rover Curiosity using
London: A new study has helped astronomers to solve the mysteries related to the spectacular supernova in a galaxy 11 million light years away, seen earlier in 2014.
The supernova, a giant
London: A team of astronomers has taken the most sensitive image of a galaxy 30 million light years away via a radio telescope with frequencies just above those of commercial FM radio stations
Chennai: India`s ambitious Mars Orbiter Mission was just nine million kilometres away from the red planet, Indian Space Research Organisation said today.
"Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) is just
Washington: A SpaceX rocket exploded in midair during a test flight, though no one was injured, as the company seeks to develop a spacecraft that can return to Earth and be used again.
Brussels: The European Space Agency (ESA) has announced that its Galileo satellites are scheduled to be launched Friday.
The launch of the fifth and sixth Galileo satellites, originally
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New York: Rats have flown to space before but now NASA is planning to send them again to the space for longer periods.
Space.com reported that the new ``rat-stronauts``
Washington: Scientist has developed a new color map of Neptune`s Strange Moon Triton with the help of historic footage of Triton captured by NASA`s Voyager 2.
The map, produced by Paul Schenk
Washington: A new study has revealed that electric sparking might have altered the nature of lunar soil in its coldest craters.
The study done by University of New Hampshire (UNH) and
Southampton (UK): Using a radio telescope with frequencies just above those of commercial FM radio stations, a European team of astronomers has obtained the most sensitive image of a galaxy below
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