NASA images capture India illuminated at night

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 NASA on Thursday released new global nighttime images of the Earth – including a detailed view of India and its surroundings that show how patterns of human settlement changed across the country between 2012 and 2016. The satellite images – also called ‘Night Lights’ – show the growth in population, based on the light intensity, since More...

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By On Monday, April 3rd, 2017
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Sai Kiran wins Nasa ‘Moon’ Prize for Proposing An Elevator From Earth To The Moon

As kids, all of us have weaved several dreams and tales around the moon. But while drudgery kept us away from pursuing it, an 18-year-old Chennai lad bagged second position in the grade 12 category of the Nasa Ames More...

By On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
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Surface of Saturn’s largest moon Titan are electrically charged

The particles that cover the surface of Saturn’s largest moon, Titan, are “electrically charged”, show results of an experiment. The findings, published in the journal Nature Geoscience, may help explain an More...

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By On Monday, March 20th, 2017
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Pluto should be defined as a planet according to scientists

Pluto should be defined as a planet, along with over 100 celestial bodies in the solar system, including the moons of Jupiter and Earth, according to scientists who argue that the icy dwarf had been wrongly demoted. More...

By On Thursday, March 9th, 2017
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NASA’s Dawn spacecraft have reveals the brightest area in the centre of Occator Crater

Scientists analysing data from NASA’s Dawn spacecraft have revealed that the bright area in the centre of Occator Crater on Ceres is approximately 30 million years younger than the crater in which it lies. Scientists, More...

By On Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
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China to launch 8 latest navigation satellites into space

China is planning to put up to 8 latest navigation satellites into space this year as part of its plan to form an orbitting network and offer worldwide navigation services by 2020. Compared to earlier generation More...

By On Friday, March 3rd, 2017
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China will launch a space station core module in 2018

China will launch a space station core module in 2018 as the first step towards completing its first space outpost, a top official said. The core module will be followed by a series of launches for other components More...

By On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
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First image of mysterious solar activity captured by NOAA

NOAA’s Solar Ultraviolet Imager or SUVI instrument aboard solar observatory GOES-16 satellite that was launched on November 19 last year has become operational and has captured its first ever image of mysterious More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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NASA Telescope Reveals Largest Batch of Earth-Size, Habitable-Zone Planets Around Single Star

NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope has revealed the first known system of seven Earth-size planets around a single star. Three of these planets are firmly located in the habitable zone, the area around the parent More...

By On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
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NASA has selected astronaut Jeanette Epps to Join International Space Station

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has selected astronaut Jeanette Epps to join the crew of the International Space Station in 2018. Epps will become the first Black crewmember to represent More...