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ISRO ready for the mega launch of 104 satellites on Feb 15

ISRO Gears Up For Venus Orbiter Mission: 10 Facts to Know about India’s First...

Venus – here we come! After creating a new world record by launching 104 nanosatellites into orbit in one single move, ISRO is heading towards adding a new feather to its cap by launching...
Energised Particles of Solar Wind Turned Once-Earth-Like Mars to a Cold & Dry Planet 

Energised Particles of Solar Wind Turned Once-Earth-Like Mars to a Cold & Dry Planet 

After Earth, Mars is the only planet in the solar system that holds the possibility of life. Scientists think, Mars, to be the second most hospitable planet that could someday hold microbiological life. Some...
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...
Pluto

Defining Pluto as a planet again!

The year 2006 was a particularly eventful year in the astronomical and planetary science community as Pluto was relegated to the “non-planet” status thus bringing the total count of the number of planets in...
7 exoplanet

Probing Seven Worlds with NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope

With the discovery of seven earth-sized planets around the TRAPPIST-1 star 40 light years away, astronomers are looking to the upcoming James Webb Space Telescope to help us find out if any of these...
Closest ever habitable exoplanet found in Goldilocks zone 14 light years away

Hydrogen Volcanoes Can Boost Up Habitability Possibility of Exoplanets: Researchers

Habitability of planets and exoplanets is a long unsolved mystery. The factors which define the habitability of a planet are still poorly understood by scientists. Though scientists have already confirmed some factors, some are...
Latest Cassini image shows close-up view of mysterious hexagon and north pole of Saturn

Latest Cassini image shows close-up view of mysterious hexagon and north pole of Saturn

Latest picture beamed back by the NASA Curiosity rover shows north pole sitting at the centre of fast moving hexagonal winds on the most beautiful planet of Solar System --Saturn. The image also reveals...
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Scientists at NASA find 7 new Earth-like exoplanets orbiting dwarf star 40 light years...

The discovery of seven Earth-sized Exoplanets was announced by NASA. “Exoplanets are the planets that revolve around the star other than our own star Sun”. This discovery has lit a ray of hope in...
NASA's Horizon Spacecraft starts exploring firststage of exploring Pluto, a task that has never been done before

NASA wants to change definition of ‘Planet’ and add Pluto again in Solar System

It is almost 11 years when Pluto was demoted from the status of the last planet in solar system. Following the decision of International Astronomical Union (IAU) in 2006, Pluto was debarred from the...
exoplanet

NASA to unveil findings on Exoplanets beyond our solar system in a conference tomorrow

The US space agency NASA will hold a major conference at 1 p.m. EST Wednesday, Feb. 22, where it will reveal the latest findings on the habitable exoplanets, and the event will air live...
Astronomers discover over 100 new exoplanets through HIRES that can harbour life

Astronomers discover over 100 new exoplanets that can harbour life 8.1 light years away

In an astonishing find, astronomers from the USA have uncovered over 100 new exoplanets that have potential to harbour life located nearly 8.1 light years away from the Earth. It is also the largest ever...
NASA Cassini share Valentines gift with Love #CassiniInspires

NASA Cassini shares Valentines gift with Love #CassiniInspires

Scientists at the US space agency NASA conducted a mission to Saturn for scientific reasons, but they have fallen in love with the beauty of the planet and Cassini spacecraft has left no chord...

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