March 1, 2014
The Union Cabinet approved on Friday an increase in the estimate for developing the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) Mark III version from Rs. 2,498 crore to Rs. 2,962.78 crore.<...
February 27, 2014
The Earth’s galaxy is looking far more crowded. NASA has confirmed 715 newly discovered planets outside the solar system. Douglas Hudgins, NASA’s exoplanet exploration program scientist,...
February 25, 2014
Not only do space agencies pay for themselves directly, they create jobs and are boosting the global economy by US$300 billion annually through private industry.
February 23, 2014
China’s first lunar rover Jade Rabbit, which woke up ten days ago after being declared dead, has entered its third “planned dormancy” even as mechanical issues that might cripple the vehicle still...
February 13, 2014
China’s Yutu, or Jade Rabbit, lunar rover is functioning again after shutting down for a 14-day lunar night, officials said on Thursday.
“Yutu has come back to life,” Pei Zhaoyu, a spokes...
February 10, 2014
If you’re interested in the stars above, then this month is the best time to bring out your telescope and train them skywards. In February, the skies are clearer and if it is possible to fin...
January 27, 2014
The six-wheeled Yutu vehicle began operating last month after making the first soft landing on the moon by a space probe in 37 years. »
January 19, 2014
Satellite will be useful for telecommunication, broadcasting tv programmes, telemedicine, etc. »
January 16, 2014
When Rip Van Winkle awakened from his 20-year slumber atop the Catskill Mountains, he didn't know he had missed the American Revolution. He was disturbed to find so much had changed—his wife had d...
January 10, 2014
Buoyed by the success of Chandrayaan-I mission which was meant to orbit the Moon, India will launch the second ambitious mission to land a rover there in the next two to three years.The Cha...
February 28, 2014
St. Joseph’s College signs MoU with Concordia College, New York »
February 26, 2014
For the third time in a span of five days, India successfully test-fired the indigenously developed surface-to-air missile Akash missile system from the Integrated Test Range at Chandipur in Odish...
February 25, 2014
The Indian Space Research Organisation intends launching Astrosat, an astronomical satellite, in 2015, Chairman K. Radhakrishnan said here on Monday.To be launched aboard a PSLV rocket, the...
February 22, 2014
‘Active participation of young minds is the need of the hour’
February 12, 2014
‘Probe in good health and has to travel 490 million km more’
February 7, 2014
ISRO has launched 35 small foreign satellites into space and has seven more lined up through 2016-17 along with its own primary spacecraft.
January 21, 2014
A comet-chasing space probe that has been in hibernation for almost three years has woken up and sent its first signal back to Earth. The European Space Agency received the all-clear messag...
January 17, 2014
Kavya is the lone Indian woman flight test engineer on the team developing Boeing’s commercial space exploration flight for NASA
January 13, 2014
The board was reconstituted as part of organisational reforms initiated after controversy over the Antrix-Devas deal
January 9, 2014
With this, the communication satellite’s orbit would be more or less circular