Jul 27, 2021 03:31 PM IST
Earlier this year in April, NASA rejecting Blue Origin's bid, had awarded Elon Musk's SpaceX , a $2.9 billion contract to build a spacecraft to bring astronauts to the lunar surface as early as 2024.
- May 15, 2021 07:19 PM IST
An uncrewed Chinese spacecraft successfully landed on the surface of Mars on May 15, making China only the second space-faring nation after the United States to land on the Red Planet.
- Oct 23, 2020 04:48 PM IST
A trio of space travellers returned to Earth on October 22 after living and working on Earth’s orbit aboard the International Space Station for 196 days. After undergoing preliminary medical checks at the landing site, the trio will split to return home.
- Jul 13, 2020 04:06 PM IST
Mars, often referred to as the Red Planet, is about to be invaded by three countries — the United States, China and the United Arab Emirates — which are sending their unmanned spacecraft to the planet to seek signs of ancient microscopic life.
- May 31, 2020 07:00 AM IST
With the liftoff, SpaceX became the first private company to launch people into orbit.
- Feb 27, 2017 01:02 PM IST
Humans have sent spacecraft to the Moon, Mars and even distant interstellar space. Now, NASA plans to launch the Solar Probe Plus mission to the Sun which is about 149 million kilometres from the Earth.
- Nov 01, 2016 03:15 PM IST
Plan to redo your house? Home owners, nowadays, can take the services of several online portals, which act as a single-point contact to attend to all possible requirements of redoing a house. These portals R
- Oct 17, 2016 07:42 AM IST
Chinese astronauts Jing Haipeng, 50, and Chen Dong, 37, were blasted off into space by Shenzhou-11 (heavenly vessel) spacecraft at 7:30 am local time (5 am IST) from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre near the Gobi Desert in northern China. The launch was telecasted live by the state-run CChina Central Television (CCTV).
- Feb 04, 2012 01:51 PM IST
Just as the world welcomed 2012, NASA revealed its ambitious mission of studying and exploring the moon in a way, ...
- Jan 02, 2012 03:09 PM IST
Exploring the moon with a fresh, new perspective seems to be NASA‘s way of beginning the New Year. Despite ...