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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 82

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 72

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 64

30 September, 2018 2:09 PM The highs and lows in Elon Musk's life: Telsa CEO to cough up $40 million in fines

From building spacecrafts and Flamethrowers to tweeting sensitive info, Elon Musk has been there and done that. Here's how the business magnate/investor's made headlines for the better part of the millennium, albeit not always for the right reasons. The advent of SpaceX | When Musk was a little boy, he dreamt of going to Mars. But, after going through 64

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" 72

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 108

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 74

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 59

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 70

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 58