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NASA scientists


Bengaluru science educators say space is the next frontier for students

October 29, 2019 5:18 pm

"Most kids in India seem to have the desire to work in the space sector but are deprived of real ways to get there," Gabe Gabrielle, a former engineer at the Kennedy Space Center for NASA said in Bengaluru.

NASA to launch world's first mission to Sun in 2018

June 01, 2017 1:33 pm

The spacecraft and instruments will be protected from the Sun's heat by a 4.5-inch-thick carbon-composite shield and will solve many of the largest mysteries about our star, including finding out why the Sun's corona is so much hotter than its surface.

NASA discovers square-shaped hole in Sun

May 13, 2014 5:51 pm

The coronal hole is an area where the solar wind is streaming out of the Sun at superfast speeds.

Meteoroid impact triggers bright flash on the moon

May 18, 2013 10:02 pm

An automated telescope has captured images of a 40 kg rock slamming into the lunar surface.

Meteoroid impact triggers bright flash on lunar surface

May 18, 2013 12:09 pm

Meteor exploded at moon's surface in a flash nearly 10 times as bright as anything ever seen before.

NASA captures spectacular eruption from Sun

May 03, 2013 11:06 am

NASA scientists have captured video images of a massive explosion that erupted from sun.

Mars missing most of its atmosphere: NASA scientists

April 09, 2013 3:54 pm

Curiosity's Sample Analysis at Mars (SAM) instrument analysed an atmosphere sample last week.

Third-closest star system to Sun discovered

March 12, 2013 3:58 pm

NASA scientists have found the third-closest star system to the Sun - located only 6.5 light-years away.

Traces of massive floods found on Mars

March 08, 2013 1:11 pm

NASA's scientists for the first time to create a 3-D reconstruction of ancient water channels.

Earth fears ‘contaminating’ Mars with microbes

September 12, 2012 12:39 pm

Curiosity's drill bits may be contaminated with Earth microbes and if those bits touch water,the organisms could survive.