- April 30, 2021 09:04 PM IST
The study will be conducted in three rounds over three months at an estimated cost of Rs 1.62 crore which would be met from the Chief Minister's Relief Fund.
- April 29, 2021 11:12 AM IST
Beijing has poured billions into its military-run space programme, with hopes of having a crewed space station by 2022 and eventually sending humans to the Moon.
- April 28, 2021 02:06 PM IST
Experts say Chinese space scientists have been quick to reproduce the successes of the US and Russia, and to fix any mistakes. At least 12 astronauts are training to fly to and live in the station which could be ready by late 2022.
- April 24, 2021 06:59 PM IST
China has made space exploration a top priority in recent years, aiming to establish a programme operating thousands of space flights a year and carrying tens of thousands of tonnes of cargo and passengers by 2045.
- April 23, 2021 04:23 PM IST
30 years of research has confirmed that apart from a small difference in size (roughly 11%), there's no difference between the brains of men and women.
- April 23, 2021 04:03 PM IST
The NASA astronauts hailing from the United States, Japan, and France are expected to reach the International Space Station early on April 24. The four astronauts will spend six months at the ISS.
- April 22, 2021 02:43 PM IST
The six-wheeled NASA robot converted some carbon dioxide from the Martian atmosphere into oxygen -- the first time this has happened on another planet.
- April 20, 2021 04:30 PM IST
Roscosmos chief Dmitry Rogozin said work had begun on the fist module of a new station, after officials warned that Russia was considering pulling out of the ISS, one of the few successful examples of cooperation with the West.
- April 19, 2021 06:23 PM IST
Despite the flight's brevity, it marked a historic feat in interplanetary aviation, taking place on an “airfield” 173 million miles from Earth on the floor of a vast Martian basin called Jezero Crater.
- April 19, 2021 11:20 AM IST
The space agency had originally planned the flight for April 11 but postponed it over a software issue that was identified during a planned high-speed test of the aircraft's rotors.
- April 12, 2021 09:50 PM IST
With the second Covid ‘Wave’ already surpassing the daily highs recorded in the month of September 2020 of about 95000, the demand for vaccines, critical medical equipment like vaccines, oxygen cylinders and ventilators have increased manifold. Watch the video to know what this evolving situation means for Indian Pharma?
- April 06, 2021 02:29 PM IST
The ultra-light aircraft was dropped on the surface on Saturday after detaching from the belly of the Perseverance rover, which touched down on the Red Planet on February 18.
- April 05, 2021 05:49 PM IST
This vehicle is equipped with dry and wet suction systems, air and water spraying nozzles, control system, and road cum rail attachment that will only require one other person along with a drive to carry out automatic cleaning of railway tracks.
- April 03, 2021 04:29 PM IST
Concern about what might come later is what prompted objections in Sweden, said Niclas Hallstrom, who is with What Next, an environmental research group based in Uppsala.
- March 30, 2021 10:58 PM IST
Pristine, in astronomical terms, describes a comet that has never passed close enough to a star to be transformed by its searing heat.
- March 26, 2021 10:33 AM IST
Rising infections and fears of a second wave are sensitising citizens to the need for vaccination. Listed firms should be quick to capitalise on this window of opportunity
- March 25, 2021 05:00 PM IST
The US space agency is comparing the Martian debut of its 4-lb (1.8-kg) solar-powered whirlybird, dubbed Ingenuity, with the Wright Brothers' first sustained flight of a motor-driven airplane near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, in 1903.
- March 25, 2021 02:16 PM IST
The Delhi High Court ordered the Centre to finalise and notify the National Health Policy for Rare Diseases by March 31
- March 20, 2021 11:30 PM IST
Today, most of Mars is as dry as a desert except for ice deposits in its polar regions. Where did the rest of the water go?
- March 19, 2021 08:49 PM IST
Bill Nelson, a Democrat from Florida -- home to Nasa’s Kennedy Space Station in Cape Canaveral -- must secure the US Senate’s approval to be confirmed in the post.
- March 17, 2021 10:56 PM IST
The researchers suggested that a lot of the water did not actually leave the planet, but rather ended up trapped in various minerals that contain water as part of their mineral structure - clays and sulfates in particular.
- March 17, 2021 11:23 AM IST
Quirks of the human mind and how we process information might explain the uncanny appearances of thylacines.
- March 14, 2021 08:37 PM IST
China has mapped out a series of uncrewed missions this decade, including the setting up of a robotic base to explore the moon's south polar region, ahead of manned landings.
- March 06, 2021 07:34 PM IST
The candidates selected by Japanese entrepreneur Yusaku Maezawa will not have to spend a single penny as the billionaire will be sponsoring their tickets.