Tag: , , , , , ,

Lunar

Partial Lunar Eclipse to be Visible from All Places of India

New Delhi: A partial lunar eclipse, which will occur late tonight, will be visible from all places in the country. Today, the eclipse will begin at 10.52 pm (IST).  The...

Nasa

Nasa Seeks New ‘Planetary Protection Officer’

New York: Nasa is looking for a planetary protection officer, who will help safeguard Earth from alien bacteria, according to a report by the Guardian. The actual job...

Space

Nasa’s Kepler Telescope Finds 10 Earth-Like Planets

New York: Astronomers have added 219 candidates to the growing list of planets beyond the solar system, 10 of which may be about the same size and temperature as Earth,...

Mars

Indian Mars Orbiter Mission Completes 1,000 Earth Days:ISRO

Bengaluru: India’s maiden interplanetary mission of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) has completed 1,000 earth days in its...

venus

ISRO Invites Proposals for Space-Based Experiments to Study Venus

Chennai: The Venus planet is often described as the ‘twin sister’ of the Earth because of the similarities in size, mass, density, bulk composition and...

china

China to Begin Construction of Manned Space Station in 2019

Beijing: China will begin construction of a permanent manned space station in 2019 after carrying out a successful in-orbit refuelling from its Tianzhou-1 cargo...

quiz

CISSA, Earth Sciences Ministry to Organise Quiz Contest on April 28

Thiruvananthapuram: As part of the Earth Day 2017 celebrations, Thiruvananthapuram-based Centre for Innovation in Science and Social Action (CISSA), in concert with...

Japanese Guy Puts Earth On Sale; Gets 3085 Bids!

How crazy can people get? Even in your wildest dreams would you never guess the heights of craziness of this man from Japan!  He tried to sell the earth online! Yes...

Earth Siblings Galore in Milky Way

The probe for habitable planets in the Milky Way has crossed a milestone. The European Southern Observatory (ESO) and the scientists of the Niels Bohr Institute have...