Monday, Sep 26, 2022

US space agency


China, US are racing to make billions from mining the moon's minerals

May 18, 2022 3:25 pm

Just like in the era of Sputnik and Apollo more than half a century ago, world leaders, the US and China this time, are again racing to achieve dominance in outer space.

NASA to make water on Moon and oxygen on Mars

January 30, 2014 4:14 pm

The Moon mission will be the US space agency's first attempt to demonstrate in-situ resource utilisation (ISRU) beyond Earth.

Large asteroid not likely to hit Earth in 2032: NASA

October 20, 2013 3:20 pm

The asteroid 2013 TV135 approached close to Earth on September 16 and likely to come again in 2032.

NASA’s Voyager 1 first spacecraft to exit solar system

September 14, 2013 2:49 am

The new and unexpected data indicate Voyager 1 has been travelling for about a year through plasma.

Seven-year-old requests NASA to send him to Mars

July 09, 2013 7:49 pm

The boy named Dexter mailed a hand-written note to NASA and received goodies in return.

US space agency plans to capture,explore asteroid

April 07, 2013 1:10 am

The US space agency is planning for a robotic spaceship to capture a small asteroid and park it near the moon for astronauts to explore,a top senator disclosed

ISRO’s eye in the sky helps NASA track Sandy

November 01, 2012 6:29 am

US space agency using data obtained by OSCAT radar developed by Space Applications Centre.

Japan quake shortened length of days on Earth: NASA

March 15, 2011 1:33 pm

The massive earthquake that struck Japan shortened the length of the day by 1.8 microseconds.

NASA mulling permanent manned mission to Mars

October 28, 2010 4:13 pm

NASA is mulling a new one-way mission in which astronauts will be sent to another world.