Moon

Solar system have more than 180 moons

पृथ्वी के पास एक चांद है जो बेहद खूबसूरत है लेकिन पूरे सौर्यमंडल में 180 से ज्यादा चांद हैं.

Mar 26, 2021, 14:44 PM IST

Scientists prepare to send millions of sperm and egg samples to moon as part of THIS plan

The plan is referred to as a "modern global insurance policy" and it includes humans saving up sperms and ova from 6.7 million species on Earth including humans on the moon. As a part of this plan, the human sperm bank or the lunar gene bank will be situated beneath the surface of the moon. 

Mar 14, 2021, 21:12 PM IST

VIDEO: Who will win the nuclear race on the moon?

There will be an infighting on the Moon before 2026.

Dec 28, 2020, 11:44 AM IST

China expresses fear as US plans to set up nuclear reactor on moon

US President Donald Trump has issued a new Space Policy Directive (SPD) which will allow NASA to set up a nuclear reactor on the surface of the moon.

Dec 28, 2020, 09:54 AM IST

Halloween Blue Moon: Treat for sky gazers on October 31; know what's in store

The Blue Moon coming up is known as the Hunter’s Moon!

Oct 31, 2020, 00:29 AM IST

Video: NASA confirms evidence of hidden water on moon's sunlit surface

The discovery was made using Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA), a joint project of NASA and the German Aerospace Centre.

Oct 27, 2020, 08:58 AM IST

NASA to reveal exciting new discovery about Moon shortly; know when, where to watch

The NASA will be revealing a new discovery about the surface of the Moon from their airborne SOFIA Telescope observatory.

Oct 26, 2020, 18:53 PM IST

Coming soon! NASA to reveal exciting new discovery about Moon

The announcement will be made from the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) at a media teleconference.

Oct 24, 2020, 01:35 AM IST

NASA awards Nokia contract to set up 4G network on moon

Nokia intends for the network to support wireless operation of lunar rovers and navigation, as well as streaming video.

Oct 18, 2020, 23:07 PM IST

How intense and dangerous is cosmic radiation on the Moon?

Since the Moon has neither a protective magnetic field nor an atmosphere, the radiation field on the Moon`s surface is similar to that in interplanetary space. 

Sep 26, 2020, 15:44 PM IST

NASA seeking explorers for mining on moon, welcomes private firms of all nationalities

NASA is looking for private companies from around the world that can grab lunar dirt and rocks, setting off the process of creating a new marketplace for space resources.

Sep 11, 2020, 14:30 PM IST

Chandrayaan-3 launch likely in early 2021, mission not to have an Orbiter

Minister of State for the Department of Space Jitendra Singh on Sunday (September 6) said that Chandrayaan-3, India’s mission to Moon, would be launched in early 2021. Singh added that Chandrayaan-3 will be different from Chandrayaan-2 as the former will not have an orbiter, but will include a lander and a rover.

Sep 07, 2020, 12:11 PM IST

Chandrayaan-1 captures images that indicate possible impact of Earth's atmosphere on Moon

Chandrayaan was launched aboard PSLV C-11 on October 22, 2008, which was an XL variant of ISRO's PSLV, one of world's most reliable launchers. 

Sep 06, 2020, 19:21 PM IST

Moon is rusting even without liquid, water, oxygen on its surface: Research

While Mars has long been known for its rust due to the Iron, water, and oxygen on its surface, scientists were recently surprised to find evidence that the airless Moon has rust on it as well.

Sep 03, 2020, 10:54 AM IST

NASA offers $35,000 prize money for designing toilet for Artemis astronauts on moon

NASA said that the astronauts exploring on the Moon will need a smaller, lighter, simpler toilet inside their lunar lander, because every ounce of mass on the lander is carefully allocated.

Jun 27, 2020, 13:51 PM IST

NASA seeks US citizens for 8-month isolation study for Moon, Mars mission

The international space agency said that it is looking for people who are 30-55 years old and are proficient in both Russian and English languages.

May 25, 2020, 13:54 PM IST

Eid-ul-Fitr 2020 moon sighting live, chand raat in India: Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Srinagar, Lucknow, Patna, Jaipur, Bhopal, Ahmedabad, Bhubaneswar, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Jammu

Muslims in Gulf countries have been observing fast since April 24, after the Ramadan moon was sighted on April 23. Saturday, i.e. May 23 is the 29th day of Ramadan in the region. 

May 23, 2020, 16:22 PM IST

Moon to occult Mars before sunrise on February 18

If the sky is clear on the morning of Tuesday, February 18th, you could see Mars wink out as the Moon passes in front of the Red Planet in what is known as an occultation.

Feb 15, 2020, 14:32 PM IST

Japanese billionaire no longer looking for a girlfriend to travel to the moon and his reason is legit!

He has cited 'personal reasons' to quit the plan but do you know as many as 27,722 women applied for the show.

Jan 30, 2020, 20:36 PM IST

ISRO releases new 3D images of a crater on Moon`s surface captured by Chandrayaan-2

TMC-2 provides images (0.4μm to 0.85μm) at 5m spatial resolution & stereo triplets (fore, nadir and aft views) from a 100 km orbit for preparing Digital Elevation Model (DEM) of the complete lunar surface.

Nov 14, 2019, 10:41 AM IST