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21 September, 2018 1:17 PM Ivanka Trump's Dream Job Actually Not That Different From You And Me

Ivanka Trump was touring the NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston today, where she had a telephonic conversation with the crew onboard the International Space Station. Adviser to President of The United States on job creation, economic development and entrepreneurship -- this is what it says on Ivanka Trump's Facebook page. While the credentials to her name seem like a "dream" 43

14 September, 2018 5:53 AM Space tourism: Elon Musk`s SpaceX to send first private passenger for a trip around the moon

After 46 long years, Elon Musk`s space transportation company is all set to sent the world`s first private passenger to fly around the moon aboard its BFR launch vehicle.  Only 24 human beings have visited Moon till date, last being the Apollo mission in 1972. Now, after 46 long years, history is about to be written again. Elon Musk`s space transportation 85

3 September, 2018 10:45 AM NASA Chief Says Fresh Moon Mission Does Not Need a Big Budget

Sending humans back to the moon would not require a big Apollo-style budget boost, NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine has said. The Apollo programme in the mid-1960s gobbled up about 4.5 per cent of the federal budget, but NASA's current budget share is around just 0.5 per cent. The amount should be enough to mount crewed lunar missions in the next 10 years 72

3 September, 2018 8:47 AM NASA's $750,000 Prize For Helping Astronauts Live on Mars

The challenge that NASA has thrown at the public is to find ways to convert carbon dioxide into compounds that would be useful on Mars American space agency NASA has announced a public challenge to take ideas from people on how its astronauts can survive on Mars. Mars has plenty of carbon dioxide (CO2). The National Aeronautics and Space Administration 54

31 August, 2018 1:31 PM NASA Says ISS Cabin Pressure Holding Steady After Leak Repaired

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) are safe after having traced the source of a leak that resulted in loss of cabin pressure, and fixed it, NASA revealed on Thursday. Three spaceships are docked at the ISS including the Progress 70 resupply ship and the Soyuz MS-08 and MS-09 crew ships. On Wednesday night, flight controllers detected 65

23 August, 2018 6:25 AM Want An Out-Of-The-World Selfie? Click With This NASA App

NASA has rolled out a new app that allows you to take a picture of yourself in a virtual spacesuit, posing in front of gorgeous cosmic locations, like the Orion Nebula or the centre of the Milky Way galaxy. Along with the "NASA Selfies" app, the US space agency also launched an exoplanet excursions virtual reality (VR) app that takes VR users on a guided 53

18 August, 2018 7:16 AM Foreign Object Found By Curiosity Rover on Mars a Rock Flake, NASA Says

A so-called "foreign object debris" spotted by Mars rover Curiosity and speculated to be a piece of spacecraft debris has turned out to be a very thin flake of rock, NASA has said. The object in the image captured on August 13 also triggered speculation among scientists that the Curiosity rover might have shed a piece of itself. But an analysis by Curiosity's 54

17 August, 2018 12:35 PM NASA's Hubble captures dazzling image with 15,000 galaxies including 12,000 forming stars

Washington: In one of the largest panoramic views of star birth, astronomers using the ultraviolet vision of NASA's Hubble space telescope have assembled an image that features approximately 15,000 galaxies, about 12,000 of which are forming stars. This image is a portion of the GOODS-North field, which is located in the northern constellation Ursa Major 38

9 August, 2018 12:40 PM Partial Solar Eclipse 2018: Timing, Significance, Myths And Precautions About Surya Grahan

Partial Solar Eclipse 2018: The partial solar eclipse is expected to take place during early hours of 11th August. Only some regions of Earth will be able to witness partial solar eclipse. The upcoming partial solar eclipse will take place on August 11, 2018. Lasting for over 3 hours, it will be visible from regions of the Northern hemisphere. An eclipse 56

4 August, 2018 6:25 AM NASA Names Astronauts for First Manned US Mission Since 2011

NASA on Friday named nine astronauts for the first manned space launches from US soil since the space shuttle programme ended in 2011. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration's announcement signals a milestone in the US space programme, with its shift to the private sector for ferrying cargo and astronauts to the International Space Station 174