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Space plays an important role in connecting world: PM Modi

In this section, you will find the top news stories of the day. Segment Zee Top 50 is a part of Zee News's important news bulletins in which we cover all the important news.

Oct 11, 2021, 16:52 PM IST

Water on Mars? Images taken by NASA's Perseverance Rover reveal Jezero Crater's watery past

The images taken by the Perseverance rover revealed Jezero Crater's watery past. The latest images has unveiled the existence of a 3.7-billion-year-old ancient river delta. 

Oct 08, 2021, 14:59 PM IST

Russian film crew blasts off to shoot first movie scenes in space

A Russian film crew blasted into space today on a mission to make the world's first movie in orbit. Actor Yulia Peresild and director Klim Shipenko have spent three months training for life onboard the International Space Station. Along with cosmonaut Anton Shkaplerov, they are set to spend 12 days flying above Earth to film scenes for a feature-length production.

Oct 06, 2021, 20:10 PM IST

Tom Cruise gets sneak peek of space from SpaceX's first private crew

Tom Cruise called up representatives for SpaceX’s first privately chartered flight to know about their experience.

Sep 19, 2021, 15:18 PM IST

SpaceX's first all-civilian mission to launch on September 15

"#Inspiration4 and @SpaceX have completed our flight readiness review and remain on track for launch!" the Inspiration4 mission team said in a tweet.

Sep 05, 2021, 13:19 PM IST

Rare 'seasonal blue moon' to light up the sky this weekend, know more here

The rare 'seasonal full moon' will be visible in the sky for two successive evenings over the weekend do not miss the rare celestial event cause as the saying goes they only come around once in a blue moon.

Aug 19, 2021, 07:00 AM IST

Want to travel to space? Virgin Galactic reopens ticket sales, know how much it will cost you

Richard Branson's space tourism firm Virgin Galactic has reopened ticket sales for its SpaceShipTwo spaceplane, here's how much it can cost you. 

Aug 07, 2021, 19:13 PM IST

Saturn to come very close to Earth today, will be visible to naked eye from India

Once every year, Earth and Saturn come close to each other while revolving in their orbital path.

Aug 02, 2021, 09:31 AM IST

Gigantic asteroid '2008 GO20' nears Earth, likely to pass on July 25

"This asteroid has visited earth at a much closer distance of 19 lakh km and 29 lakh km in 1935 and 1977 respectively. At that time, it flew away and never came towards the earth," said Dr Pattnaik.

Jul 24, 2021, 09:40 AM IST

When Jeff Bezos and his team enjoyed weightlessness in space. WATCH video here

In a video shared on Instagram, Bezoz and his team members were seen enjoying their "weightless" state in space

Jul 23, 2021, 11:22 AM IST

Asteroid the size of stadium hurtling towards Earth, likely to zoom past on THIS date: NASA

NASA has confirmed that an asteroid the size of a stadium is heading towards Earth's orbit next Saturday, July 24 at1:05 am Wednesday as per Indian Standard Time.

Jul 21, 2021, 07:48 AM IST

Jeff Bezos 'not very nervous,' says he is 'excited, curious' about inaugural Blue Origin spaceflight today

The world's richest person is due to fly from a desert site in West Texas on an 11-minute trip to the edge of space aboard Blue Origin's New Shepard rocket. 

Jul 20, 2021, 10:51 AM IST

Richard Branson flies to space onboard Virgin Galactic, check key moments of his life

"I have dreamt about this moment since I was a child, but nothing could have prepared me for the view of Earth from space. It was magical," 70-year-old Richard Branson expressed after the spaceflight.

 

Jul 12, 2021, 09:25 AM IST

Virgin Galactic's Richard Branson takes off for high-altitude launch into space

Branson, one of six Virgin Galactic Holding Inc employees strapping in for the flight, has touted the mission as a precursor to a new era of space tourism, with the company he founded poised to begin commercial operations next year.

Jul 11, 2021, 21:32 PM IST

Sirisha Bandla's journey to become an astronaut

Sirisha Bandla is among the six-member crew of VSS Unity -- Virgin Galactic’s suborbital rocket-powered plane that will fly to space today.

Jul 11, 2021, 10:18 AM IST

Shirisha Bandla, Indian-origin aeronautical engineer, set to fly into space today on Virgin Galactic spacecraft

The 34-year-old will become the third Indian-origin woman to fly into space after Kalpana Chawla and Sunita Williams.

Jul 11, 2021, 06:33 AM IST

China is failing to meet responsible standards: NASA after Chinese rocket debris lands in Indian Ocean

The US space agency said that the spacefaring nations must minimize the risks to people and property on Earth of re-entries of space objects. 

May 10, 2021, 08:08 AM IST

Scientists construct model to explain unique magnetic field of Saturn

Scientists at New Johns Hopkins University assembled a model that provides fascinating information about the interior of Saturn along with the characters that influence its magnetic field of the ringed planet.

May 06, 2021, 16:00 PM IST