As a result of the new findings of the mystery moon, researchers believe that they can send a robotic submarine to Titan's biggest lake Kraken Mare
In the past few decades, it has become part of astronomical lore that at the center of every galaxy lurks a giant black hole into which the equivalent of millions or even billions of suns have disappeared. The bigger the galaxy, the more massive the black hole at its center.
The planet named TOI-561b orbiting outside our solar system is 1.5 times the size of the Earth, has more mass than Earth but almost the same density.
Mounted in a test facility at NASA’s Stennis Space Center in Mississippi, the Space Launch System’s (SLS) 212-foot tall core stage roared to life at 4:27 p.m. local time (2227 GMT) for just over a minute.
Asteroid 2021 Passing Earth Today: The 2008 AF4 is nearly 500 metres in diameter and if it was to hit Earth, its impact would be the equivalent of the largest nuclear bombs.
The results from observations made almost a decade ago found that the acoustic source of these sunquakes lies nearly 700 miles (1126.5 km) below the Sun's surface
The magnitude of the numbers achieved by KSTAR can be understood from the fact that the Sun burns at 15 million degrees Celsius.
A sample of 50 grams analysed by a team under an infrared microscope has found that the meteorite had a unique mineral makeup, including 'amphibole' which requires prolonged exposure to water in order to develop.
Winter Solstice Jupiter-Saturn great conjunction: On Winter Solstice, the two planets will come close to the extent that they will be separated by just one-tenth of a degree in a phenomenon called the Christmas Star.
Jupiter-Saturn great conjunction Date, Timings: As per NASA, Saturn will be slightly fainter as it will appear to be above the largest planet of our solar system towards the left. The positions will be reversed after December 21.
An international team of scientists has collected the first possible radio signal from a planet beyond our solar system, emanating from an exoplanet system about 51 light-years away
The chief executive of United Launch Alliance (ULA), a joint rocket venture between Boeing Co and Lockheed Martin Corp, said it expects to receive two new rocket engines from billionaire Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin by next summer.
The communication satellite is envisaged for providing services in Extended-C Band of the frequency spectrum covering India, Andaman and Nicobar and Lakshadweep islands.
China will make some of the samples available to scientists in other countries, Pei Zhaoyu, the deputy director of the Lunar Exploration and Space Program Center of CNSA, was quoted as saying.
Chari, 43, will serve as the commander while NASA's Tom Marshburn will be pilot and ESA's Matthias Maurer will serve as a mission specialist for the SpaceX Crew-3 mission to the ISS, which is expected to launched next year.
Solar Eclipse or Surya Grahan 2020: The last solar eclipse of the year was not visible from India as it occurred late in the evening
A successful landing in Inner Mongolia would make China only the third country to have retrieved lunar samples after the United States and the Soviet Union.
Solar Eclipse (Surya Grahan) 2020: Apart from Chile and Argentina, people living in southern parts of South America, south-west Africa and Antarctica will be able to witness a partial solar eclipse.
Chari will become the fourth person of Indian origin to go to outer space. The first Indian to enter space was Rakesh Sharma, when he flew aboard the Soviet rocket Soyuz T-11 in 1984.
Elon Musk said in a tweet immediately following the landing mishap that the rocket’s “fuel header tank pressure was low” during descent, “causing touchdown velocity to be high.”
Solar Eclipse or Surya Grahan 2020 Date, Timings in India: The solar eclipse on December 14 will not be visible from India
The goal was to shoot Starship to an altitude of eight miles (12.5 kilometres) the highest yet and then bring it back to a vertical landing.
NASA hopes to understand the fundamental planetary processes that take place across the Solar System by these investigations on the lunar South Pole.
SpaceX has been involved in resupplying the International Space Station since 2012. This journey marks the first time that the newly upgraded capsule has been used for carrying cargo to the station.
The return of the spacecraft is expected to be between December 16-17. Even though there is no fixed time or date for the return, China is aiming to land it in inner Mongolia.