NASA’s experimental Mars helicopter rose from the dusty red surface into the planet's thin air on Monday, achieving the first powered flight on another planet.
In what could dramatically change the way astrophysicists look at the birth of the Universe, four Indian scientists, including one from Bengaluru, have challenged the Big Bang theory related to its origin.The theory holds that the Universe was born out of a highly compressed, dense and microscopic point (called singularity) which exploded with a huge force some 13.8 billion years ago, resulting in everything arising from that singularity moving outwards in all directions. From this, all cosmic matter (as we know it today) was formed at different stages through time until now.
India's Polar rocket on Sunday successfully launched Amazonia-1 satellite of Brazil from the spaceport here, in the first mission of the year for space agency ISRO.
As part of NASA’s first commercial human spacecraft system in history, a crew of four astronauts successfully docked to the #InternationalSpaceStation (ISS), onboard SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft called Resilience.
US astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley, who flew to the #InternationalSpaceStation in SpaceX’s new Crew Dragon, splashed down in the capsule in the Gulf of Mexico on August 2 after a two-month voyage that was Nasa’s first crewed mission from home soil in nine years.
Nasa's Mars rover Perseverance has left Earth on a mission to try to detect life on Mars. The one-tonne, six-wheeled rover was launched out of Florida on March 30 by an Atlas rocket on a path to intercept the #Mars in February 2021.
K Jayalakshmi, a Class 11 government school student, is all set to visit the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in May next year.
On March 18, 1965, at the age of 30, Leonov made history when he left a spacecraft during the Voskhod 2 mission for a spacewalk that lasted 12 minutes and nine seconds.
Scientists have captured a view of a colossal black hole violently ripping apart a doomed star.
U.S. space agency NASA will review the workplace safety culture at SpaceX and Boeing, as the two companies gear up to fly astronauts to the International Space Station.
NASA has warned SpaceX and Boeing Co of design and safety concerns for their competing astronaut launch systems.
NASA lost touch with 'Oppy' on June 10, 2018 following a global dust storm.
NASA's New Horizons mission sent home close-up images of Ultima Thule, a 20-mile-long space rock in the uncharted heart of the Kuiper Belt. Chris Dignam has more.
US prosecutors charged two Chinese nationals with computer hacking attacks on American government agencies and corporations, including the Navy and NASA.
NASA astronaut Nick Hague, one of the two crew members of a failed October launch to the International Space Station.