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14 January, 2019 8:30 AM SpaceX's Dragon spacecraft to reach Earth on Monday

This will be the first night--time splashdown and recovery for the Dragon with plenty of moonlight to track its entry. Washington: After spending over a month in the orbit, SpaceX`s Dragon spacecraft left the International Space Station (ISS) on Sunday and is expected to land on Earth on Monday night, NASA said. "The SpaceX Dragon cargo craft was released 46

4 January, 2019 9:45 AM Lunar Eclipse 2019: Super Blood Wolf Moon And What's So Special About It

A trifecta of lunar activities -- a total lunar eclipse, a super blood moon and a wolf moon -- will take place on January 20-21. The whole thing is being called the 'Super Blood Wolf Moon.' Stargazers around the world are in for a treat as January 2019 is going to be an exciting astronomical month. From a total lunar eclipse to a meteor shower and a partial 60

26 December, 2018 8:30 AM NASA to Continue Flying Astronauts on Russian Soyuz: Report

NASA is likely to continue flying its astronauts on the Russian Soyuz vehicle even after US commercial crew vehicles arrive, media report said. However, nothing has been signed officially yet, an agency spokesperson said. "Bill Gerstenmaier and senior NASA leadership have stated their intention to have US crewmembers on Soyuz vehicles after 2019 and (to have) 56

17 December, 2018 4:07 PM Australia to provide support for European Space Agency's tracking station

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. Canberra: In a first an Australian body has been chosen to take over day-to-day operations at the European Space Agency's (ESA) deep space tracking centre, it was announced on Friday. The station at New Norcia 82

17 December, 2018 12:31 PM Hi-tech world to be on display at Gujarat science expo

Gujarat government with a vision of " Shaping a New India" is planning to organize couple of exhibitions under (VGGIS) 2019, displaying futursitic technologies,automation and space world.   Gandhinagar: Giving a glimpse of advanced technologies, which were once considered science fiction stuff, an exhibition on futuristic technologies will be displayed 110

12 December, 2018 1:09 PM Russian Cosmonauts Take Samples on 6th Hour of Spacewalk to Crack Mystery

Two Russian cosmonauts have taken samples of their capsule's exterior in the sixth hour of a spacewalk seeking to resolve the mystery of a small hole found in the craft docked at the International Space Station, a live broadcast by Russian space agency Roscosmos showed early on Wednesday. Roscosmos has ruled out a manufacturing defect causing the 2 mm-wide 56

29 November, 2018 5:50 AM NASA's InSight spacecraft touches down on Mars to peer into planet's deep interior

NASA's online live broadcast reported InSight touched down on Mars at approximately 2:54 PM. LOS ANGELES: NASA's InSight spacecraft touched down safely on Mars on Monday, kicking off a two-year mission to explore the deep interior of the Red Planet. NASA's online live broadcast reported InSight touched down on Mars at approximately 2:54 PM EST (2000 GMT) on Monday 115

23 October, 2018 12:41 PM Hubble Space Telescope to Soon Return to Normal Operations: NASA

NASA has brought Hubble Space Telescope's seven-year-old backup gyroscope (gyro) back to life, after the spacecraft entered safe mode due to a failed gyro earlier this month, the US space agency said on Tuesday. A gyro is a device that measures the speed at which the spacecraft is turning and is needed to help Hubble turn and lock on to new targets 98

18 October, 2018 10:23 AM Why Reliance Industries decided to pick-up stake in SkyTran

In recent times, Reliance Industries (RIL) has shifted its focus from traditional to futuristic businesses driven by advanced technology that could improve quality of life and make the business relevant for the future. In light of this, it had launched Jio services last year driven by VoLTE technology, an advanced technology to transfer calls over data networks 84

11 October, 2018 11:15 AM Russian Soyuz rocket malfunctions, makes emergency landing: NASA

A Russian Soyuz rocket, carrying two-man Russian-American crew, malfunctioned and made an emergency landing in Kazhakstan. Search and rescue teams are in contact with the Soyuz crew who are now safe, said NASA. “Astronaut Nick Hague of NASA and cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin of the Russian space agency Roscosmos launched at 4:40 a.m. Eastern time aboard the Russian 76