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Not Just a Dropped Pin: Spacewalking Scientists Add Parking Spot to International Space Station – News18

Image for Representation. Spacewalking astronauts added another parking spot to the International Space Station on Wednesday. NASA astronauts Nick Hague and Andrew Morgan successfully installed a docking port delivered by SpaceX last month. It will be used by SpaceX and Boeing once they start launching astronauts to the orbiting lab late this year or early…

Mars, 3 to 4 billion years ago, was warm enough to have rainstorms and support life – Firstpost

Press Trust of IndiaAug 22, 2019 09:46:12 ISTMars was once warm enough to host pouring rainstorms and flowing water, which would have created an environment that could support simple life, according to a study. The study compared Earth data to Martian minerals detected using the NASA CRISM spectrometer, currently orbiting Mars, which can remotely identify…

Chidambaram arrested in INX media case, Chandrayaan-2 in lunar orbit and Parle-G – The Indian Express

Episode 491 August 22, 2019 Last night, the officials from the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) climbed trees, scaled boundary walls, got inside the house of former finance minister P Chidambaram and arrested him. After the arrest, he was taken to the CBI headquarters. In the first segment, we talk to Deeptiman Tiwary, who reports…

Asteroid fears: ‘Risky plan’ to land drones on Earth-bound rock ‘to save planet’ revealed – Express.co.uk

The asteroid 65803 Didymos gets its name from the Greek word for twin. The 775-metre space rock is orbited by a smaller 160-metre-wide moon and is classified as a potential hazard by NASA. However, NASA has teamed up with the European Space Agency (ESA) to combat its potential to crash into Earth.In November, European space ministers are set to back the…

NASA space telescope reveals Earth-sized exoplanet – Deccan Herald

Direct observations from a NASA space telescope have for the first time revealed the atmospheric void of a rocky, Earth-sized world beyond our own solar system orbiting the most common type of star in the galaxy, according to a study released on Monday. The research, published in the scientific journal Nature, also shows the distant…

Explained: What is Tardigrade, the water bear? – The Indian Express

Did the thousands of dehydrated tardigrades on Beresheet survive the crash? And if they did, are they now living on the Moon? On April 11, the Israeli spacecraft Beresheet attempted to land on the Moon, but crashed on the surface. It was carrying a number of items — including thousands of specimens of a living…

Space telescope offers rare glimpse of Earth-sized rocky exoplanet – CNA

REUTERS: Direct observations from a NASA space telescope have for the first time revealed the atmospheric void of a rocky, Earth-sized world beyond our own solar system orbiting the most common type of star in the galaxy, according to a study released on Monday (Aug 19). The research, published in the scientific journal Nature, also shows…

Plans Detailed For First US Mission To Land On Moon Since Apollo – NDTV News

A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket lifts off from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.SEATTLE: The first American spacecraft expected to land on the moon in nearly 50 years will be an unmanned robotic lander built by closely held Astrobotic Technology Inc and launched in two years by United Launch Alliance's Vulcan rocket, the companies…

NASA’s Next Martian Rover Is Almost Ready to Rock – WIRED

If there's life on the red planet, our best hope of finding it may be this rock-hungry rover, currently in its final stages of construction (really!) at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California. Next summer, the Mars 2020 rover will be deployed to the Jezero Crater, where it will land in 2021 and spend…

SpaceX Starman, Tesla Roadster complete their first complete orbit around the Sun – Firstpost

tech2 News StaffAug 20, 2019 09:04:37 ISTAfter one year, six months, and twelve days, Starman and Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster have completed their first complete orbit of the sun. The car has exceeded its 57,936-kilometre warranty 21,200 times while driving around the Sun, moving at a speed of 120,922 kph, according to whereisroadster.com. Musk is probably disappointed that the Roadster…

Space telescope offers glimpse of Earth-sized planet – Deccan Herald

Direct observations from a NASA space telescope have for the first time revealed the atmospheric void of a rocky, Earth-sized world beyond our own solar system orbiting the most common type of star in the galaxy, according to a study released on Monday. The research, published in the scientific journal Nature, also shows the distant…

SpaceX’s Starman and Elon Musk’s Tesla Have Made a Lap Around the Sun – Space.com

SpaceX's Starman mannequin sits inside Elon Musk's red Tesla Roadster with Earth in the background, shortly after the initial launch of SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket on Feb. 6, 2018. (Image: © SpaceX) Starman and his deep-space ride have completed their first lap around the sun.The spacesuit-clad mannequin, who sits behind the wheel of SpaceX founder…

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‘Let’s talk about dementia’ on World Alzheimer’s Day 2020 – ANI News

ANI | Updated: Sep 20, 2020 11:46 IST New Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI): World Alzheimer's Day is observed on September 21 every year to raise the awareness about Alzheimer's and Dementia. This day is celebrated for generating awareness and due to the seriousness of this disease, it is celebrated for the whole month in…

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