End of humanity? NASA confirms possibility of asteroid hitting Earth in 2036


Our Planet Earth might have just 29 years left in its life cycle, as NASA has revealed that the planet may face massive destruction in 2036, following an asteroid hit. According to the world’s leading space agency, an asteroid named Apophis will collide with the Earth, causing the extinction of human species. According to the American space agency, More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Monday, August 7th, 2017

NASA’s curiosity rover completes 5 years on the red planet

NASA’s Curiosity rover which found evidence that ancient Mars had the right conditions to support microbial life has marked five years of exploring the red planet. Curiosity, which landed near Mount Sharp five More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, July 17th, 2017

Astronomers detect ‘Strange’ signals from star 11 light years away

Astronomers have detected mysterious radio signals coming from the direction of a small, dim star located about 11 light-years from Earth. The signals came from a red dwarf star – Ross 128 (GJ 447) – More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

New evidence shows Jupiter to be oldest planet in our Solar System

Jupiter – the largest planet in our solar system – is also the oldest, say scientists who found that the gas giant formed within four million years after the formation of the Sun. Knowing the age of More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, June 1st, 2017

NASA’s to launch Parker Solar Probe in 2018

NASA on Wednesday announced that it has renamed the Solar Probe Plus spacecraft – humanity’s first mission to a star, which will be launched in 2018 – as the Parker Solar Probe in honour of astrophysicist More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, May 26th, 2017

NASA’s Juno mission finds Earth sized storms at it’s poles

Early science results from NASA’s Juno mission to Jupiter portray the largest planet in our solar system as a complex, gigantic, turbulent world, with Earth-sized polar cyclones, plunging storm systems that travel More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, May 17th, 2017

Heavy rains may have shaped Mars surface: Study

Heavy rain on Mars may have reshaped the red planet’s impact craters and carved out river-like channels on its surface billions of years ago, a new study has found. Changes in the atmosphere on Mars made it More...

By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, May 11th, 2017

China planning to install cabins on moon to test life sustainability

China plans to put people on the surface of the moon for extended periods within next two decades as Beijing advances its space programme. President Xi Jinping has called for China to become a global power in space More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, May 6th, 2017

GSLV Successfully Launches South Asia Satellite

India’s Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-F09) successfully launched the 2230 kg South |Asia Satellite (GSAT-9) into its planned Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO) yesterday (May 05, 2017). Yesterday’s More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, May 5th, 2017

ISRO to launch India’s gift to SAARC nations GSAT-9 satellite today

The South Asian satellite , GSAT-9, which PM Narendra Modi called India’s ‘gift’ to its South Asian neighbours, is all set to be launched on Isro’s GSLV-F09 rocket today. India on Friday will launch the More...