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Night Lights: NASA’s New Images Show Stunning Night View of Earth’s Full Hemisphere

Spot the Difference: India is more illuminated in 2016 when compared to 2012 in...

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has just published new global maps of the Earth, exhibiting how our Mother Planet looks at night. The new global map is the first set to reveal...
Little red spot, Jupiter

See Pic: Astronomers spot second ‘Great Cold Spot’ in Jupiter’s upper atmosphere

It is more than 350 years that scientists have been continued to observe the “Great Red Spot” on solar system’s largest planet – Jupiter. It was believed to be the only Great Red Spot...
NASA Publishes a Close-Up View of Saturn’s C Ring, Captured by Cassini Spacecraft

NASA Shares a Close-Up View of Saturn’s C Ring Captured by Cassini Spacecraft

The US-based independent space agency – NASA has recently publicised the latest image of Saturn’s C Ring, beamed back by the close-to-end Cassini Spacecraft. Cassini has been closely examining and monitoring the sixth planet of...
Peggy Whitson

NASA’s Veteran Astronaut Peggy Whitson Gets Three Moths Extra in Orbit

The veteran astronaut of NASA and world’s oldest female astronaut – Peggy Whitson, who is currently an onboard crew of Expedition 50 mission gets three-month extra stay on the ISS, said NASA in its...
The downlink came via NASA’s Deep Space Network station in Canberra, Australia. It was the last of the 50-plus total gigabits of Pluto system data transmitted to Earth by New Horizons over the past 15 months.

NASA’s New Horizon Spacecraft Is Heading towards Kuiper Belt Object (KBO); To Meet It...

New Horizons - the interplanetary space probe of NASA that was launched as a part of New Frontiers program of the agency is on the verge of creating new space exploration record, as it...
Details of SpaceX Mars Colony uncovered: Elon Musk Talks more about his missions at AMA

Elon Musk Gears up To Launch SpaceX’s Most Powerful Rocket Ahead of Lunar Mission

SpaceX’s billionaire owner Elon Musk is gearing up to launch what is said to be the firm’s most powerful rocket, in the late summer this year, ahead of its manned lunar mission. The South...
Comet hunters soon to get a chance to see 'Comet 45P' from Earth

After Century, April Fool’s Day Comet To Pass By Earth Tonight

A bright-green comet, called ‘April Fool’s Day Comet’ is going to make its closest approach to Earth, after nearly one century, since its discovery in 1858. According to the official report, a bright emerald...
ISS NASA

Crucial Part of ISS Shield Misplaced During Thursday Spacewalk

Preciseness during spacewalk matters the most and some minor mistakes can also put the spacewalkers and other nearby satellites at risk. In such an unfortunate situation, NASA’s Spacewalkers, during yesterday’s spacewalk lost a crucial...
NASA handpicks four new team to solve mysteries of Solar System

NASA handpicks four new teams to solve mysteries of Solar System

In an effort to advance basic and applied research for lunar and planetary science, and advance human exploration of the solar system through scientific discovery, NASA created the Solar System Exploration Research Virtual Institute...
kalpana chawla

Tribute to India’s first woman to go in space, Kalpana Chawla

Kalpana Chawla – the name itself carries the significance of women empowerment and a glorious space future that a middle-class nation like India had always been looking for. Kalpana Chawla was the first India...
NASA Cassini captured 3D view of Saturn's moon PAN

NASA Cassini captures 3D view of Saturn’s moon PAN

NASA's Cassini spacecraft has captured 3D view of Saturn's moon Pan using red-blue glasses. The US space agency has shared the images on its official website giving a new insight into the structure of the potato-shaped...
Tiger Stripes on Enceladus reveals Saturn moon to be much warmer and habitable than previously thought

Tiger Stripes on Enceladus reveals Saturn’s moon to be much warmer and habitable than...

Recent images beamed back by the Cassini spacecraft suggests that the south polar region of Saturn's icy moon Enceladus has warmer sea beneath the icy crust than previously thought. In addition, new images show...

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