Mapping a billion stars!

1,000,000,000 ! It has always been the big B in numbers, a billion people, a billion dollars, a billion text messages sent around for...

The LittleBits Space Kit: Build your own Mars Rover!

From ancient Egyptians, to Galileo, to Neil deGrasse Tyson, the secrets of the cosmos have kept us wondering, observing and learning. - LittleBits. Space organizations...

Things we learnt about Pluto in the last one week!

INCREDIBLE! One word to describe what New Horizon has sent us so far! Let us look at a quick timeline of events. Ten years and three...

The history of space exploration on a single space map

Humans have always dreamed about spaceflights but only in the second half of the 20th century we developed rockets that were powerful enough to...

Map showing asteroid hits of past 20 years

Asteroids entering the Earth’s atmosphere are very frequent occurrences summiting around mid August when the Earth is crossing the meteor shower associated with the...

Rosetta: The Ambition to create Space history!

Rosetta marks the beginning of a new era in Space exploration! An Era, where we are able to collect scientific data from a comet...

Rosetta’s signal after 957 days of sleep

After two-and-a-half years remaining in deep space hibernation ESA’s Operation Centre in Darmstadt, Germany, cheered the first contact with Rosetta spacecraft on 20 January...

Has India joined the elite space group?

The simple answer after GSLV-D5* launch on January 5th is YES! Only five countries in the world - US, Russia, France, Japan and China...

Thiner ice over Antarctica and Greenland

The improvement of spaceborne radar technology has prompted the cryosphere research in recent years. So called radar altimeters are used to examine the thickness...

Starting a space business: initiatives that can help you

Space is widely associated with science. Indeed, space and the technology around it imply a lot of research and testing. Public or international organizations...

Flying Saucers !!

It so happens that you are chilling on the beaches of Hawaii, and all of a sudden you happened to spot a UFO. No matter...

CubeSats in Deep-Space: ESA’s Asteroid Mission offers the ultimate hitchhiking opportunity

The European Space Agency is offering the "ultimate hitchhiking opportunity"; the agency plans to carry 6 CubeSats onboard its Asteroid Impact Mission (AIM) that...

India’s Mars Mission : Indian Space Technology in the spotlight

"India Launches its maiden mission to Mars": Google "Mars" today and chances are that you'll end up reading about India's Mars Mission! The "Mars Orbiter...

Lunar Mission One: Crowdfunding a Lunar mission through Kickstarter

Earlier today, a group of British scientists announced the launch of a KickStarter project "Lunar Mission One", a £600,000 mission to Moon and in...

Philae about to land on comet

Several times we reported on the Rosetta mission run by ESA. In August 2014 the spacecraft drew to within 100 km of the Comet...

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