Why in news: Major public assets of 55 gram panchayats under Mangaluru taluk are now available online. In a first-of-its-kind exercise in the State, the assets have been spatially mapped on […]
PSLV-C35 places SCATSAT-1, seven other satellites in orbit Isro’s PSLV-C35 places SCATSAT-1, seven other satellites in orbit in longest ever launch mission It is for the first time that satellites […]
INSAT-3DR Why in News: In its tenth flight (GSLV-F05) conducted recently, India’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle, equipped with the indigenous Cryogenic Upper Stage (CUS), successfully launched the country’s weather satellite […]
Expanding its horizons, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on launched 20 satellites through a single rocket, surpassing its 2008 record of launching 10 satellites in a single mission.
Anti-Radiation Missile (ARM)- An anti-radiation missile (ARM) is a missile designed to detect and home in on an enemy radio emission source.Typically, these are designed for use against an enemy […]
A century after Albert Einstein hypothesised the existence of gravitational waves, after decades of hard work to detect them directly and nearly four months of rigorous scrutiny of data, an […]
What is this RLV-TD? Reusable Launch Vehicle-Technology Demonstration Program or RLV-TD is a series of technology demonstration missions that have been considered as a first step towards realizing a Two […]
NASA has started a new programme for detecting and tracking near-Earth objects (NEOs) — comets and asteroids that pass by the Earth’s orbit — to ward off any potential impact […]
United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket carried a cargo-laden Orbital ATK Cygnus spacecraft towards the International Space Station (ISS).