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Soon, world`s first 3D-printed space camera

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 14:13

Come September, NASA plans to have the first 3D-printed space camera to give space exploration a new dimension.

SpaceX to build rocket launch site in Texas

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 05, 2014, 18:09

SpaceX is set to build the world`s first private commercial rocket launch facility in the US state of Texas, with launches expected as early as 2015.

NASA creates space engine like none other

Last Updated: Monday, August 04, 2014, 10:07

In what could be a game changer in space exploration, NASA has successfully tested a "microwave thruster system" that requires no propellant to generate thrust.

Artist develops first ever man-made leaf that could provide oxygen during space travel

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 17:23

In a path-breaking innovation, Royal College of Art graduate Julian Melchiorri developed the first man-made, biologically functional leaf that takes in carbon dioxide, water, and light and releases oxygen.

US may be in `worst position` of space exploration, fears Buzz Aldrin

Last Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014, 15:17

Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin has recently shown his concerns over US losing its position at the forefront of space exploration.

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.

NASA green signal for 12 space exploration ideas

Last Updated: Sunday, June 08, 2014, 12:39

With an aim to boost big breakthroughs in space exploration, NASA has selected 12 futuristic space technology ideas for funding.

Stay on course to send man to Mars: Scientists

Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 22:16

The goal of putting humans in other worlds can be achieved only with appropriate funding and sustained commitment from political leaders, said a congressionally mandated report from the US National Research Council.

`Mars One` vows to defy fatwa by sending people to space

Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 19:24

A space exploration company is planning to send four people on a one-way trip to Mars to fight against the fatwa issued by Islamic authorities which mentions that the trip was akin to suicide.

China may soon allow rich to step into space

Last Updated: Monday, January 13, 2014, 19:18

Rich Chinese tourists will be able to go on a journey into space as China may send its spacecraft into space before the end of 2014.

China wants space collaboration with US

Last Updated: Saturday, January 11, 2014, 19:26

Buoyed by the successful landing of a rover on the Moon, China has sought global cooperation for space exploration, especially with the US which prohibits direct collaboration between NASA and Chinese space agencies.

Space-faring nations lay groundwork for human, robotic exploration

Last Updated: Saturday, January 11, 2014, 10:10

Officials from 32 of the world`s space-faring nations concluded a trio of summits on Friday to tackle expanding participation in the International Space Station and planning for eventual human expeditions to Mars.