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Nokia picked by NASA to build first cellular network on the Moon

October 20, 2020 11:06:45 am

Nokia Oyj has been chosen by NASA to build the first ever cellular network on the moon.

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NASA reveals ‘fantasy-like’ structures in Carina Nebula along with ‘Sounds of Universe’

October 17, 2020 3:49:51 pm

Although the universe doesn’t possess any sound, it depicted the beautiful manifestation of the universe through sound but not images by a unique process called Data Sonification.

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Space is getting filled by junk and debris, posing a grave risk

October 16, 2020 8:37:44 pm

Certain mitigation steps that have been developed by researchers are that of using Reusable Rocket technology during the initial phases itself and also the building of spacecrafts that can withstand the harsh environment of space without getting disintegrated into pieces.

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Study shows ancients remnants of Venus’s surface might have crashed on Moon

October 15, 2020 3:02:39 pm

A new study suggests that asteroids and comets hitting the surface of Venus might have dislodged as many as 10 billion pieces of rocks towards the Earth’s orbit.

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Indian team studies 8,000 galaxies, says star formation could cease in two billion years

October 14, 2020 10:17:12 pm

Taking full advantage of the uGMRT offering improved sensitivity and frequency ranges, the Indian team scanned five locations in the sky for 100 hours.

NASA’s new moonshot rules: No fighting or littering, please

October 14, 2020 10:23:09 am

It's important not only to travel to the moon "with our astronauts, but that we bring with us our values," noted NASA's acting chief for international and interagency relations, Mike Gold.

Scientists: Water extraction from air not implausible, already taking place

October 11, 2020 8:48:00 am

Hyderabad-based IICT has developed technology for ‘atmospheric water generation’ that has been deployed at several places.

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Mars will be closest to the Earth in October — here’s how to spot the Red Planet

October 10, 2020 3:00:33 pm

NASA in its skywatching guide wrote that October is the best time to view Mars as it reaches its highest point at midnight and then will be visible throughout the night.

Discovery that indicated possibility of extra-terrestrial life attacked by group of astrobiologists

October 8, 2020 3:37:56 pm

In a statement that is now being lampooned by other scientists, the astrobiology commission of IAU has expressed concern at some media outlets apparently reporting that evidence of life on Venus had been found, and has blamed the researchers for it.

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Scientists discover two dozen planets which are suitable for life than the Earth

October 7, 2020 2:22:54 pm

The research found out that there are at least 24 Superhabitable planets which may support life better than the Earth.

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Asteroid as big as Boeing 747 to zoom past the Earth today

October 7, 2020 10:53:21 am

NASA’s asteroid monitoring center claimed that an all-new asteroid equal to the size of an airliner Boeing 747 is set to hurtle past the Earth on October 7.

Scientists once again discover signs of water in the lakes of planet Mars

October 6, 2020 1:55:48 pm

The most intriguing notion of humankind of being alone in the universe might just got busted as scientists once again discovered substantial signs of water present in the Mars.

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Elon Musk’s SpaceX wins Pentagon award for missile tracking satellites

October 6, 2020 12:29:51 pm

The awards are part of the SDA’s first phase to procure satellites to detect and track missiles like intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs), which can travel long distances and are challenging to track and intercept.

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Sun’s magnetic field over five decades digitally mapped

October 4, 2020 11:43:42 pm

Every solar cycle is different and the Sun’s activities influence the overall space weather. Anomalous solar activities can have a direct impact on Earth’s satellite-based communication systems, power grids and navigation.

NASA launches SS Kalpana Chawla Cygnus spacecraft to International Space station

October 3, 2020 12:02:18 pm

Northrop Grumman launched another flight to the International Space Station, this time named after late astronaut ‘Kalpana Chawla’.

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Scientists discover one of the earliest galaxies; gives insight on the dark ages

October 2, 2020 3:19:17 pm

From an ever-befuddling and mystic universe, scientists have yet again discovered some of the most riveting observations based on their years of research.

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Potty training: NASA tests new $23M titanium space toilet

October 2, 2020 1:57:31 pm

Station residents will test it out for a few months. If the shakedown goes well, the toilet will be open for regular business.

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Harvest Moon to appear in the night sky with a fiery-red object

October 2, 2020 1:06:44 pm

Harvest Moon is typically a full moon, which is set to take place in the month of late September or early October.

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Space station air leak forces middle-of-night crew wakeup

September 30, 2020 2:15:32 pm

NASA said Tuesday that the two Russians and one American on board were awakened late Monday to hurriedly seal hatches between compartments and search for the ongoing leak, which appeared to be getting worse.

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NASA portrays the fascinating images of storms on Jupiter’s North Pole

September 26, 2020 5:27:08 pm

According to information cited on NASA’s website, the images of cyclones is a false rendition in which swirls of striking colours are depicted.

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New measurements show moon has hazardous radiation levels

September 26, 2020 1:17:18 am

China's lander on the far side of the moon is providing the first full measurements of radiation exposure from the lunar surface, vital information for NASA and others aiming to send astronauts to the moon, the study noted.

Arctic is turning green, hints towards drastic consequences of climate change

September 25, 2020 4:55:57 pm

The Arctic circle captures everyone’s imagination by the colossal amount of snow and frozen landscape etched in the white horizon along with Polar bears.

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A new mini-Moon to join Earth’s orbit; could be space junk from 1960s

September 25, 2020 1:28:45 pm

As per the information published on CNN website, Dr Paul Chodas of CNEOS, believes that this space object is not any ordinary heavenly body and it may be a lost rocket, launched somewhere in the 1960s.

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NASA says bus-sized asteroid to zoom past the Earth’s surface today

September 24, 2020 11:05:00 am

NASA has predicted that an all-new asteroid having a size of a bus is set to hurtle past the Earth today.

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Team led by Indian scientists finds X-ray signature of boundary around black holes

September 22, 2020 8:14:02 pm

While definitive proof of the existence of such objects is a holy grail of modern physics and astronomy, they said only one supermassive black hole with the mass more than six billion times the mass of the Sun has so far been imaged using the surrounding radiation in radio wavelengths.