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).
Physics of neutrinos
Astronomers in US have observed for first time a planet taking shape out of microscopic dust particles 450 light years from Earth the star is LkCa 15, a two million—year—old […]
Aditya, India’s first dedicated scientific mission to study the sun is likely to get a go-ahead from the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) Its is a joint venture between ISRO and […]
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on 27th August Successfully put in orbit GSAT-6 communication satellite staging yet another spectacular launch of three-stage heavy weight rocket GSLV D-6 with indigenous cryogenic […]
Satellite-based navigation system In News: The GPS-Aided Geo Augmented Navigation (GAGAN) system, which will offer seamless navigation to the aviation industry, was recently launched by the Civil Aviation Minister. GAGAN […]