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IndiaJun 6, 2021, 11:55 AM IST
India-born Suhasini Iyer oversees rocket stage of NASA’s spacecraft to moon
An India-born Suhasini Iyer is overseeing rocket stage of NASA’s ambitious project to send a spacecraft to the moon
IndiaApr 25, 2021, 2:08 PM IST
India could launch world’s first nasal vaccine for Covid-19
Managing director of Bharat Biotech Dr Krishna Ella has said that the biotechnological company’s nasal vaccine for Covid-19 is currently under its phase 1 trial
IndiaDec 15, 2020, 3:10 PM IST
NASA chooses Raja Chari for Space Station mission, to be the third Indian American in space
US Space agency NASA and the European Space Agency have selected three astronauts -- Indian American Raja Jon Vurputoor Chari, Tom Marshburn and Matthias Maurer -- to serve as crew members for NASA's SpaceX Crew-3 mission to the International Space Station around September 2021
IndiaMay 31, 2020, 11:03 AM IST
Historic space mission: SpaceX sends 2 NASA astronauts to International Space Station
History was created in space programme as Elon Musk-run SpaceX successfully sent two NASA astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS) onboard the reusable Falcon 9 rocket. The historic mission was accomplished on Saturday
IndiaFeb 21, 2020, 6:07 PM IST
IISc, ISRO Develop 'Space Brick' To Build Homes On Moon!
With Planet Earth under increasing threat, scientists around the world are now exploring how human beings can inhabit the Moon or Mars. A team of Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and ISRO researchers has developed ‘Space Bricks’ using Lunar Soil Simulant i.e. LSS, which could assist the construction of future settlements on the Moon and offer more eco-friendly options for constructions here on earth. Watch this video to learn more.
India UntoldFeb 1, 2020, 10:33 AM IST
The Story Of India's First Woman Astronaut Kalpana Chawla's Childhood
On February 1, 2003, seven NASA astronauts lost their lives after their Space Shuttle Columbia STS-107 disintegrated while re-entering the Earth’s atmosphere. One of those killed in that tragic incident was the first Indian woman in space – Kalpana Chawla. She was an inspiration to thousands of Indian women. But how many of you know about how Kalpana Chawla’s childhood story and what made her go to space eventually? Let’s find out more in this episode of India Untold with Sunita Iyer.
DePress RoomJan 21, 2020, 7:23 PM IST
DePressRoom | With climate change destroying earth, will super earth come to the rescue?
Hello and welcome to this episode of DePress Room, my name is Amal Chowdhury and today we will be talking about a potential super-Earth which might be few light-years away from us. In 2016, astronomers found a potentially habitable planet called Proxima b around the star Proxima Centauri, which is only 4.2 light-years from Earth. Now, researchers have traced a second signal they believe belongs to a super-Earth orbiting the same star, increasing the intrigue of this neighbouring planetary system and its potential.
IndiaDec 4, 2019, 10:41 AM IST
Our orbiter had already located Vikram Lander much ahead of NASA: ISRO chief K Sivan
The Lander Vikram was to soft-land on the far side of the moon at on September 7. Minutes before its scheduled soft-landing, the communication with Vikram Lander was lost. It was 2.1 km above the moon's surface when it lost contact with ground stations.
IndiaDec 3, 2019, 7:48 PM IST
From Chennai techie helping NASA find Vikram Lander’s debris to passing of SPG Bill in RS, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
A Chennai techie has helped American space agency NASA locate ISRO's Vikram Lander's debris on the surface of the moon. Shanmuga Subramanian received a mail from NASA thanking him. In Rajya Sabha, the Special Protection Group (Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed. All this and more in today’s (December 3) MyNation in 100 seconds
IndiaDec 3, 2019, 4:21 PM IST
Watch: Chennai techie Shanmuga Subramanian speaks after helping NASA find Vikram Lander's debris on moon
Shanmuga Subramanian, a mechanical engineer from Chennai was the reason how NASA found the pictures of Vikram Lander on moon. Here is more about Indian hero Subramanian
IndiaDec 3, 2019, 8:01 AM IST
Chandrayaan-2: NASA finds Vikram lander, releases images of impact site on moon
NASA has released images of the impact site of the Vikram lander on the moon. NASA posted images clicked by its Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) Camera