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NASA’s spacecraft collects significant amount of Asteroid Bennu

Washington, Oct 24 | After touching down on asteroid Bennu, NASAs OSIRIS-REx probe team received images that confirm the spacecraft has collected more than...

NASA spacecraft makes 1st touchdown on asteroid Bennu

Washington, Oct 21 | After over a decade of planning, a NASA spacecraft made history after it successfully touched an asteroid to collect dust...

Nokia wins NASA contract to put 4G network on moon

San Francisco, Oct 18 | NASA has awarded Nokia of the US $14.1 million to deploy a 4G cellular network on the moon.The grant...

Asteroid Bennu promises pristine ET material from space: NASA

Washington, Oct 18 | As a NASA spacecraft gets ready for the historic moment to grab a sample from asteroid Bennu's surface on October...

NASA awards $370mn to 14 US firms for 2024 Moon mission

Washington, Oct 15 | NASA has picked 14 US companies, including several small businesses, as partners and awarded them $370 million in total to...

8 nations sign NASA’s Artemis Accords for Moon exploration

Washington, Oct 14 | Eight nations, including the US, have signed the Artemis Accords, an international agreement that establishes a practical set of principles...

NASA delays manned SpaceX mission to space station till November

Washington, Oct 11 | NASA has delayed the launch of the SpaceX Crew-1 mission to the International Space Station (ISS) until early-to-mid November, providing...

NASA to reveal new space tech partners for 2024 Moon mission

Washington, Oct 10 | As NASA plans to return humans to the Moon in 2024 as part of the Artemis programme, the US space...

NASA, Boeing make crew changes for Starliner test flight

Washington, Oct 8 | NASA and Boeing have announced changes for the inaugural crewed flight of the CST-100 Starliner launching to the International Space...

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope passes key tests

Washington, Oct 7 | NASA's James Webb Space Telescope has now survived all of the harsh conditions associated with a rocket launch to space,...

AMU students win judges choice award in NASA Space App Challenge

Aligarh, Oct 5 | An unintended but welcome consequence of the lockdown to contain the coronavirus has been improved air quality, according to a...

NASA’s resupply mission honouring Kalpana Chawla on way to ISS

Washington, Oct 3 | A NASA resupply spacecraft named in honour of late astronaut Kalpana Chawla was on way to the International Space...

NASA launches $5mn competition to find power solutions for Moon

Washington, Oct 1 | NASA is sponsoring a $5 million competition to find solutions for energy distribution, management, and storage that can be further...

New NASA project allows public to search for new worlds

Washington, Oct 1 | You can now help discover new worlds beyond our solar system from the comfort of your home, thanks to a...

NASA targets Halloween for next manned SpaceX mission

Washington, Sep 29 | NASA and SpaceX now are targeting October 31 for the launch of the agency's SpaceX Crew-1 mission with astronauts to...

NASA picks SpaceX for $109.4mn launch services of IMAP mission

Washington, Sep 28 | NASA has selected SpaceX to provide launch services for the agencys Interstellar Mapping and Acceleration Probe (IMAP) mission which will...

NASA to send $23mn advanced toilet to space station

Washington, Sep 27 | NASA is all set to launch this week a$23 million advanced bathroom to the International Space Station (ISS) to test...

How NASA is preparing astronauts for next moonwalks

Washington, Sep 27 | As NASA plans to return humans to the Moon in 2024 as part of the Artemis programme, the agency...

NASA shares $28bn plan to return humans to Moon in 2024

Washington, Sep 22 | NASA has shared an update on its Artemis programme, including the latest plans to land the first woman and the...

NASA wants to buy Moon resources mined by private firms

Washington, Sep 11 | NASA is looking for private companies from around the world that can grab lunar dirt and rocks, setting off the...

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx probe observes asteroid Bennu in action

Washington, Sep 10 | NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft has observed asteroid Bennu releasing pieces of itself into space on a regular basis from a close...

NASA picks Catherine Koerner as Manager of Orion programme

Washington, Sep 9 | In a development that may inspire new generation women engineers, NASA has selected Catherine Koerner to lead the development and...

NASA releases stunning images of cosmic world

Washington, Sep 6 | NASA has released some stunning and phenomenal images of the universe -- galaxies, supernova remnants, stars, planetary...

NASA gears can withstand freezing cold during lunar mission

Washington, Sep 4 | A NASA project is developing special gears that can withstand the extreme temperatures experienced during lunar missions and beyond.During NASA's...

Roman Space Telescope’s main mirror completed: NASA

Washington, Sep 4 | The Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope's primary mirror, which will collect and focus light from cosmic objects near and far...

NASA test-fires SLS rocket booster for future lunar missions

Washington, Sep 3 | In preparation of the future Artemis missions to the Moon, NASA has completed a full-scale booster test for the agency's...

NASA selects potential mission to study dynamics of the Sun

Washington, Aug 30 | NASA has picked five proposals for concept studies of missions to help improve understanding of the dynamics of the Sun...

NASA, Boeing set for Dec flight before flying astronauts in 2021

Washington, Aug 29 | NASA and Boeing have announced that test flights of the companys CST-100 Starliner commercial crew vehicle would begin operational missions...

NASA sets up board to review Mars sample return plans

Washington, Aug 22 | After sending a sophisticated sampling system with the Perseverance rover which is now on its way to Mars, NASA established...

NASA shows ‘green’ fuel could power future space missions

Washington, Aug 21 | Instead of toxic hydrazine, future space missions could use a less toxic propellant, or fuel, and the compatible technologies designed...

Small air leak poses no threat to space station crew: NASA

Washington, Aug 21 | A small air leak on the International Space Station (ISS) is still within segment specifications and presents no immediate danger...

NASA helicopter recharges batteries on way to Mars

Washington, Aug 14 | The helicopter that NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance rover mission is carrying to the Red Planet has been powered up and...

NASA probe completes final practice before asteroid sample collection

Washington, Aug 13 | NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft has performed its final practice before making its first attempt to grab a sample from asteroid Bennu's...

NASA satellite finds 66 new exoplanets, 2,100 more ‘candidates’

Washington, Aug 12 | During its two-year-long primary mission, NASA's planet hunter TESS has found 66 new exoplanets, or worlds beyond our solar system,...

Dwarf planet Ceres a water-rich world, finds NASA probe

Washington, Aug 11 | The dwarf planet Ceres, which lies in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter, is not a barren space...

NASA probe spots Martian night sky pulsing in UV light

Washington, Aug 10 | New data from NASA's MAVEN spacecraft has showen vast areas of the Martian night sky pulsing in ultraviolet light.However,...

NASA probe prepares for first asteroid sample collection attempt

Washington, Aug 9 | NASA's first asteroid sampling spacecraft is now just one rehearsal away from grabbing a sample from asteroid Bennu's surface.The OSIRIS-REx...

NASA maps Beirut blast damage in high-precision image

New Delhi, Aug 8 | NASA in collaboration with the Earth Observatory of Singapore on Saturday released a detailed high-res image that maps the...

Our solar system looks like a deflated croissant, reveals NASA

New Delhi, Aug 8 | Our solar system looks like a deflated croissant, NASA has revealed after developing a new prediction of the shape...

NASA doing away with ‘harmful’ nicknames for cosmic objects

Washington, Aug 6 | NASA is examining its use of unofficial terminology for cosmic objects in a bid to do away with insensitive or...

SpaceX Crew Dragon returns with 2 NASA astronauts

Washington, Aug 3 | Two NASA astronauts have safely returned to Earth from the International Space Station onboard a SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft, marking...

Nasa SpaceX crew return: Dragon capsule splashes down

Washington, Aug 3 | Nasa astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken have returned to Earth after a two-month stay on the space station.The crew's...

NASA, SpaceX target Gulf of Mexico for splashdown site

Washington, Aug 2 | NASA and SpaceX are targeting Pensacola in Florida as the primary return location for Crew Dragon with two American astronauts...

NASA’s SDO probe helps build model to predict big solar flares

Washington, Aug 1 | With the help of data from NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, scientists have developed a new model that successfully...

SpaceX capsule set to return 2 NASA astronauts from space station

Washington, Aug 1 | The SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft that carried two NASA astronauts to the International Space Station two months ago was set...

NASA Perseverance Mars rover in standby mode, but healthy

Washington, July 31 | NASA has confirmed that its Mars 2020 Perseverance rover is healthy and on its way to the Red Planet even...

NASA’s next Mars rover cleared for launch on July 30

Washington, July 28 | NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance rover mission has cleared the launch readiness review, the last significant checkup before the mission receives...

NASA’s Roman Space Telescope ground system clears major review

Washington, July 25 | NASAs Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope's ground system, which will make data from the spacecraft available to scientists and the...

NASA to use stadium-sized balloon to study the cosmos

Washington, July 24 | NASA engineers are working on an ambitious new mission that will carry a cutting-edge, 2.5-metre telescope high into the stratosphere...

NASA gets Perseverance Mars rover ready to fly

Washington, July 23 | Amid the pandemic, NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance rover mission, scheduled to launch on July 30, has cleared its Flight Readiness...

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Adidas hosts ‘Sneakers Day’ to celebrate India’s growing sneaker culture

New Delhi, Oct 24 | Global sportswear giant, Adidas continues to invest in India by bringing global stories and curating meaningful experiences for the...