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SpaceX delays cargo mission to ISS due to helium leak

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 05:22

The US company SpaceX was forced on Monday to call off its latest supply mission to the International Space Station because of a helium leak on its Dragon cargo capsule.

NASA to let you create your own space craft!

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 20:46

Ever imagined creating your own space shuttle? If you are clueless how to start, here comes NASA to your aid.

`ISRO examining business model for industries in satellite, rocket production`

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 21:06

The Indian space agency is working at preparing a business model to partner with industries - public and private - so that they have a higher level of participation in the space sector, said its chief.

Turkey fires artillery into Syria in border incident

Last Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014, 22:30

Turkey has fired artillery into Syria to retaliate after a cross-border rocket from the war-torn country had slammed into a mosque, Turkish media said today amid heightened tensions.

Engineered bacteria can churn out rocket fuel

Last Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014, 14:45

Researchers have engineered a bacterium that could potentially help replace high-energy fuels in missiles and other aerospace applications.

Russian-US crew blast off for ISS from Kazakhstan

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 04:58

Two Russian cosmonauts and an American astronaut blasted off Tuesday from Kazakhstan on a Russian Soyuz rocket for the International Space Station, with US-Russia space cooperation pressing on.

US, UK urge UN probe of Israeli rocket seizure

Last Updated: Friday, March 21, 2014, 08:34

The US and Britain are calling for a UN investigation of Israel`s claim that it intercepted an Iranian shipment of rockets headed for the Gaza Strip.

Elton John keen to work with Kanye West again

Last Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014, 13:58

Sir Elton John is keen to reunite with Kanye West in the studio after realising he was "in the presence of greatness" while working on the rapper`s star-studded `All Of The Lights` track.

Israel calls for reoccupation of Gaza after rocket salvos

Last Updated: Thursday, March 13, 2014, 07:27

Israel`s Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman has called for reoccupation of the Gaza Strip, following a heavy Palestinian rocket fire into the Jewish state.

IRNSS 1-B launch set for March 31

Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 21:45

India`s latest navigational satellite IRNSS 1-B would be launched onboard PSLV C-24 rocket from the spaceport at Sriharikota on March 31.

ESA to launch its space-based observatory PLATO to hunt planets by 2024

Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 11:23

A space-based observatory to search for planets orbiting alien stars has been selected as ESA`s third medium-class science mission, and is planned for launch by 2024.

HRW says Syria using powerful new cluster munitions

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 12:14

Syria`s government forces have begun using a powerful type of cluster munition rocket not previously seen in the country`s conflict, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a statement on Wednesday.