December 18, 2019 1:15 pm
The European Space Agency is continuing the search for new Earths this week with the launch of Cheops, a new telescope whose name stands for CHaracterising ExOPlanet Satellite.
December 04, 2019 7:34 pm
While the primary body of Didymos is approximately 780 meters across, its secondary body or "moonlet" is about 160-meters in size, which is more typical of the size of asteroids that could pose the most likely significant threat to Earth
November 24, 2019 7:13 pm
The European Space Agency is exploring the possibilities of human hibernation as a means of addressing the problem of sending humans into deep space.
September 03, 2019 6:51 pm
The Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer (JUICE) will launch in 2022 on a seven-year journey to the Jupiter system. Before its launch, the mission's navigation camera (NavCam) has given the first glimpse of its destination while still on Earth.
September 03, 2019 3:25 pm
Crew Interactive Mobile CompaniON (CIMON), the first artificial intelligence (AI)-based astronaut assistance system returned to Earth last week after spending 14 months on the International Space Station (ISS).
March 30, 2019 2:56 pm
A new project offers to pay volunteers nearly Rs 13 lakh to lie in bed for 60 days to help scientists study how weightlessness affects the human body.
November 25, 2018 6:57 pm
As with much of the surrounding environment, and despite Mars' reputation as a dry, arid world today, water is believed to have played a key role in sculpting Nili Fossae via ongoing erosion.
November 13, 2018 3:10 pm
The rover will drill into the surface of the Red Planet to search for evidence of ancient life after it lands there in 2021.
August 23, 2018 9:07 am
The Aeolus satellite will be the first to directly measure wind speeds and directions all over the globe, allowing scientists to improve worldwide weather forecasts.
May 13, 2018 4:23 pm
The European Space Agency's gravitational waves detector LISA will be capable of detecting binary files, pairs of orbiting compact objects, in the Milky Way.