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...
Image on NASA's stunning time-lapsevideo

This stunning time-lapse from NASA shows 1 year of the life on Earth

In February 2015 NOAA and NASA joined forces and launched a DSCOVR satellite. The orbit of the satellite has been placed at Lagrange point 1, approximately...

Nepal earthquake deformations

Radar images can be used to examine deformations of the land surface. Therefore an area of interest has to be recorded before and after...

Mission failures

In her last article, Rohini reported on the failured orbit injection of two Galileo satellites. I came across the same news at the end...

Visions of the Future: NASA’s new space posters are simply awesome!!!

For thousands of years, mankind has called Earth our home but ever since we gazed upon the stars, we've had a yearning for those...

Are we ready to send humans into deep space?

A question that has been asked for centuries will soon be answered! NASA's Orion is getting ready for a test flight ! For those of you...

A phenomenal Gravity Map of Mars – a bedrock for further exploration and findings

The Martian gravity map is the buzz of the space world. NASA has released the most accurate gravity map of the red planet paving...

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...

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...

Rosetta’s Philae has a new address: Comet 67P! #CometLanding

The European Space Agency has landed a probe on the surface of the comet 67P. In other words, Rosetta chased a comet for 10...

Kazakhstan launches KazEOSat-1

Kazakhstan launched its first satellite KazEOSat-1 on 29 April 2014 from French Guyana Space Centre. After several postponements the satellite was carried into space...

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...

Remember Rosetta?

Ten years and a 4 billion mile journey! That's what it took for Rosetta to hang out with a comet. Rosetta is a probe...

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...

New Horizon’s first stages of Pluto encounter

Not a long time ago, we wrote about the New Horizons mission to Pluto! You will get it right if you want to guess...

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