Solar Orbiter

NASA & ESA's collaborative mission 'Solar Orbiter' launched to study Sun's poles

Solar Orbiter is on a unique trajectory that will allow its comprehensive set of instruments to provide humanity with the first-ever images of the Sun's poles, NASA said.

Feb 12, 2020, 14:53 PM IST

NASA-ESA spacecraft, Solar Orbiter, to give first glimpse of Sun's poles

At 12.24 am on Monday, mission controllers at the European Space Operations Centre in Darmstadt, Germany, received a signal from the spacecraft indicating that its solar panels had successfully deployed.

Feb 10, 2020, 19:18 PM IST

Mission to explore universe’s dark secrets gets approval

ESA’s Euclid mission to explore the hidden side of the Universe – dark energy and dark matter – have reached an important milestone that will see it head towards full construction.

Jun 20, 2012, 19:21 PM IST