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India earned 40 million euro for launching 15 foreign satellites

India earned 40 million euro for launching 15 foreign satellites

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 19:46

India`s Science and Technology Minister Jitendra Singh said that the country has earned around 40 million euros launching 15 foreign satellites from 2011 till date.

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope backplane ready for mirror integration

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 21:00

The static load testing of the primary mirror backplane support structure (PMBSS) for NASA`s James Webb Space Telescope has been completed.

Bigger brain space leads to lesser confusion between similar memories: Study

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 15:54

A new research has revealed that there would be less confusion between similar memories, which overlap physically in the brain, if the brain area responsible for them is larger.

Voyager 1 now in inter-stellar space

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 15:58

Thirty-seven years after it was launched, Voyager 1 is not only alive and kicking, but continuing its journery into the great void.

NASA to rename iconic Florida facility after Neil Armstrong

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 14:57

NASA is renaming one of its iconic facilities at Kennedy Space Center in honour of the legendary astronaut Neil Armstrong.

Lok Sabha hails launch of polar satellite PSLV-C23

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 16:05

Lok Sabha today hailed successful launch of PSLV-C23 with five satellites saying it has yet again exhibited India`s prowess in space technology.

NASA builds world`s first flying observatory

Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 16:15

NASA has fitted a 17-tonne telescope with an effective diameter of eight feet on a modified Boeing 747 jetliner that the US space agency is using as a flying observatory to study stars.

This `water bear` can survive even in space!

Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 16:16

A tiny new species dubbed `water bear` has been discovered in Antarctica and members of this species can survive in space, researchers said.

Scientists spot new objects beyond Pluto

Last Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014, 16:07

Scientists using the Hubble Space Telescope have discovered two new objects beyond Pluto for NASA`s New Horizons spacecraft to visit.

Orbital Sciences to launch next resupply mission to ISS on July 11

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 21:53

Orbital Sciences Corp has set July 11 as the next launch of their Antares rocket on the company’s second NASA-contracted resupply flight to the International Space Station (ISS).

NASA, Boeing to develop most powerful rocket for Mars

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 17:31

NASA and Boeing have inked a USD 2.8 billion deal to develop a giant rocket which is set to be the largest and most powerful ever built, paving the way for manned missions to Mars.

Earth-like planet raises hope of life in space

Last Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014, 13:35

Astronomers have discovered a new planet in a binary star system located 3,000 light-years from the Earth that may help them find planets harbouring life.