First space-baked cookies took two hours in experimental oven, NASA releases video
The results are finally in for the first chocolate chip co...
Astronauts bake first cookies in space
Cookies take around 15-20 minutes to bake on Earth but the astronauts discovered that their most succe...
Musk aims to send 10 lakh people to Mars by 2050
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk aims to send 10 lakh people to Mars by 2050 and in a series of tweets, ...
NASA’s newest astronauts ready for space station, Moon and Mars missions
NASA welcomed 11 new astronauts to its ranks Friday and the welcomed two new astronauts, the first to graduate since NASA announced its Arte...
Indian-American among NASA's new astronauts; all set to conquer Moon, Mars
Raja Jon Vurputoor Chari, an Indian-American US Air Force colonel, is among 11 new NASA graduates who have successfully completed their over two years' of basic astronaut training . Astronaut candidate training included practice, and testing in spacewalking, robotics, International Space Station systems, T-38 jet proficiency, and Russian language.
Goa PIO leads Nasa team to find the farthest group of galaxies
In 2013, Tilvi was also part of a team that discovered the farthest single galaxy ever sighted by astronomers. The new group of galaxies, EGS77, is estimated to be over 13 billion light years away from the Earth. It took Tilvi and team over four years to make the findings.
'Space unites us': First Iranian-American astronaut reaches for stars
Jasmin "Jaws" Moghbeli is a Marine Corps major, MIT graduate and college basketball player who is now the first Iranian-American astronaut. After graduating in NASA's latest cohort, the 36-year-old immigrant said she hoped her example might help inspire others from similar backgrounds.
India needs to leverage drone lessons from across the globe: Amit Ganjoo
There are plenty of other technologies out there that have the potential to cause far more damage. I worry more about how implementations and frameworks around drones will get fragmented globally, where every nation tries to reinvent the wheel, says Ganjoo.
NASA shows off Mars 2020 rover progress
Members of the media were given rare access on Friday to NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory “,” where the Mars 2020 rover is undergoing finish...
Australia bolsters bushfire defences as economic, environmental costs mount
The latest official data showed that more than 10.3 million hectares (25.5 million acres) of land across the continent - an area the size of South Korea - has been razed by bushfires in recent weeks.
Recalling India's forgotten astronauts in a year belonging to space missions
P Radhakrishnan and NC Bhatt were two more astronauts trained by NASA to fly on the Space Shuttle.
Isro to study tech needed to send Indians to moon
India’s plan to work on human moon mission comes at a time when there is revival of interest globally for a return landing of a human on earth’s satellite. US space agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration expects to return to the moon with a man-woman team in 2024.
Space failure part of big game: NASA-JPL CTO on Vikram lander
"Space missions are expected to fail which must not deter the scientific community in India that saw the Vikram lander not making it to the lunar surface from attempting again, as this is the business out there"
With wood arches & LED mood lights, Mactan-Cebu airport in the Philippines looks, and feels, like a resort!
The Mactan-Cebu International Airport is the world’s only resort-themed airport.
Quantum leap: India's vital role in new space age
The success of Gaganyaan will enormously elevate India’s credentials for human spaceflights.
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