January 17, 2022 9:27 am
The department of design is a much-expanded vision of the existing design programme and the space science and astronomy department will cater to the broad area of space, planetary, astronomical sciences and engineering
January 14, 2022 5:49 pm
Close to 5,000 planets beyond our solar system, or exoplanets, have been identified, compared to only two such moons, called exomoons.
January 13, 2022 5:39 pm
What is a planet and why can’t Pluto be one? And does the debate have anything to do with an American discovering Pluto? All your questions answered.
January 12, 2022 4:11 pm
The images were taken as a part of the Physics at High Angular resolution in Nearby GalaxieS (PHANGS) project.
January 05, 2022 4:07 pm
The image was taken using the Atacama Pathfinder Experiment.
December 30, 2021 2:23 pm
“We do not know what kind or type of life we will find. If there is life we do expect it to be simple single-celled life forms," says Dr. Sara Seager
December 23, 2021 7:28 am
🔴 Magnetars are a type of isolated neutron stars that possess the most intense magnetic fields. They experience violent eruptions or intense bursts in the form of transient X-ray pulses which are several orders higher than that of the Sun.
December 22, 2021 10:53 am
Webb is about 100 times more sensitive than Hubble and is expected to revolutionise astronomers' understanding of the universe and our place in it.
December 04, 2021 1:55 pm
Ajay Talwar, an astrophotographer and Vice President of the Amateur Astronomers Association Delhi shares his tips on how to capture a total solar eclipse.
December 02, 2021 4:54 pm
As the exoplanet is extremely close to its star, the day side temperature could reach up to 3,500 Kelvin, or close to 3300 degrees Celsius.