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Science

Argentina bets on $600 million satellite to advance agriculture sector

Argentina’s SAOCOM 1a satellite “is going to boost the high quality precision agriculture Argentina relies on.”

22 Sep 2018 8:31 AM

Japan space rovers lowered to asteroid to collect data

An unmanned spacecraft released two Minerva-II-1 rovers on the asteroid Ryugu in an effort to get clues to the origin of the solar system.

21 Sep 2018 7:53 PM

Deep sea robots uncover mineral riches in the abyss

The scientists, from the University of Bergen in Norway, are sending robots 2,500 metres (8,000 feet) down into the waters.

21 Sep 2018 12:35 PM

NASA telescope discovers two new planets five months after launch

NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, better known as TESS, made an early discovery of “super-Earth” and “hot Earth” planets.

21 Sep 2018 12:15 PM

Globalisation a prehistoric practice?

The archaeological research used radiocarbon dating to examine human societies on a long-term scale.

20 Sep 2018 3:23 PM

Who is Maezawa? SpaceX’s first traveller

The SpaceX mission, set for takeoff in 2023, is just the latest exploit for Yusaku Maezawa.

19 Sep 2018 12:45 PM

First private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

The Big Falcon Rocket is scheduled to make the trip in 2023, SpaceX founder Elon Musk announced at an event.

19 Sep 2018 12:20 PM

Russian cosmonauts to conduct spacewalk to investigate leak

The leak was spotted last month in the Russian Soyuz spacecraft attached to the station.

19 Sep 2018 10:45 AM

SpaceX's first private passenger is Japanese fashion magnate Maezawa

Billionaire Maezawa will take a trip around the moon planned for 2023 aboard its forthcoming Big Falcon Rocket spaceship.

18 Sep 2018 9:31 AM

PSLV-C42 launches two foreign satellites

The PSLV-C42 lifted off from the First Launch Pad of SHAR at 10.08 pm.

17 Sep 2018 10:15 AM