NASA felt it required an onboard computer to handle all these functions in case the Soviets tried to jam radio communications.
12 Jul 2019 12:49 PM
Mahendra was Shiva's only family and his death gave him a mission.
13 Jun 2019 1:01 PM
The mission will make India the fourth country in the world to land a spacecraft on the Moon.
02 May 2019 9:51 AM
Past presidents have also proposed returning to the moon and missions to Mars, Budget constraints derailed their plans.
12 Dec 2017 9:09 AM
Two US astronauts and a Russian cosmonaut docked at the International Space Station for a five month mission.
13 Sep 2017 12:05 PM
Could the next flyby target for NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft actually be two targets?
08 Aug 2017 2:22 PM
The mission of ISRO entered the Martian orbit on September 24, 2014 in its first attempt.
19 Jun 2017 3:00 PM
The volunteers will live in the sealed lab to simulate a long-term, self-contained space mission with no input from the outside world
12 May 2017 7:51 AM
A new study has found that violent winds and shock waves are the most dangerous effects produced by Earth-impacting asteroids.
21 Apr 2017 3:58 PM
If everything goes as per plan, Dr Shawna Pandya (32) may join the league of Kalpana Chawla and Sunita Williams.
10 Feb 2017 9:16 AM