Fincke will begin training immediately alongside NASA`s Nicole Mann and Boeing`s Chris Ferguson, who were both assigned to the mission in August 2018.Jan 23, 2019, 11:47 AM IST
Over 95 per cent of the space agency`s employees have been furloughed due to Trump's partial shutdown.Jan 17, 2019, 13:48 PM IST
Blockchain would address the potential issues of privacy, prevent spoofing, denial of service and other attacks.Jan 16, 2019, 15:36 PM IST
Previous research has shown that spending time in space causes bone density loss, immune dysfunction in both humans and rodent models.Jan 15, 2019, 12:43 PM IST
This will be the first night--time splashdown and recovery for the Dragon with plenty of moonlight to track its entry.Jan 14, 2019, 13:35 PM IST
Located 226 light-years away in the constellation Taurus, the planet lies in a stellar system known as K2-288.Jan 10, 2019, 16:43 PM IST
The picture shows the asteroid Bennu, top right, about 43 kilometres from the spacecraft, and the Earth and moon, bottom left, more than 110 million kilometres away.Jan 10, 2019, 13:32 PM IST
The Orion Nebula is among the best observed and most photographed objects in the night sky. It is the closest stellar nursery to Earth, and helps scientists explore how stars form.Jan 09, 2019, 11:58 AM IST
The planet, named HD 21749b, orbits a bright, nearby dwarf star about 53 light years away.Jan 08, 2019, 11:49 AM IST
Data from NASA`s New Horizons spacecraft is yielding scientific discoveries daily.Jan 04, 2019, 13:43 PM IST
New Horizons on New Year's day came within 2,200 miles (3,500 km) of Ultima Thule, which represents a pristine time capsule dating to the birth of the solar system.Jan 04, 2019, 06:28 AM IST
"New Horizons flew by the most distant object ever visited by a spacecraft and became the first to directly explore an object that holds remnants from the birth of our solar system."Jan 03, 2019, 06:18 AM IST
The images can lead to new insights into the gas giant's interactions with its five moons, causing phenomena such as Io's volcanic activity.
Jan 02, 2019, 15:06 PM IST
The New Horizons flyby of Ultima Thule is expected to help scientists better understand what conditions were like when our solar system formed billions of years ago.Jan 01, 2019, 14:29 PM IST
Mercury does not have an atmosphere that produces snow or ice that could account for glaciers at the poles.
Dec 31, 2018, 14:04 PM IST
The New Horizons flyby of Ultima Thule is expected to help scientists better understand what conditions were like when our solar system formed billions of years ago.
Dec 28, 2018, 17:23 PM IST
The US space agency retired its space shuttle program in 2011 and has relied on Russian vehicles since then to go to the ISS.Dec 27, 2018, 10:47 AM IST
The seismometer allows scientists to peer into the Martian interior by studying ground motion.Dec 21, 2018, 18:18 PM IST
The rings are being pulled into Saturn by gravity as a dusty rain of ice particles under the influence of Saturn`s magnetic field.Dec 18, 2018, 13:52 PM IST
Confirmed on Friday by the Australian government, "CSIRO" to take over day-to-day operations of European Space Agency's tracking centre by March 2019.Dec 17, 2018, 14:01 PM IST