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Mars-Insight

How About Sending Your Name to Mars?

NASA will fly the names onboard the InSight lander, expected to land on the Red Planet in 2018.

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North America to Witness Total Solar Eclipse Today

New York: Today, all of North America will witness a total solar eclipse for the first time in 99 years, where the Moon will pass in front of the Sun, casting darkness...

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“Chanda Mama Door Ke” Becomes First Hindi Film to be Shot at NASA

New Delhi: Sanjay Puran Singh’s “Chanda Mama Door Ke,” India’s first epic space odyssey with a massive cast of Sushant Singh Rajput, R. Madhavan, Nawazuddin...

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,...

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US-Indian’s Son Among NASA’s 12 Astronaut Corps

Cape Canaveral: A US-Indian man’s son has been included in the 12 astronauts named by NASA to the US space agency’s first new class of space fliers in five...

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Collection Bag from Apollo 11 Moon Mission to be Sold at Auction

New York: It’s a simple, square white bag that traveled to the moon in 1969 on Apollo 11 and carried back to Earth the first sample of lunar material ever collected....

NASA

NASA Delays Debut Launch of $23 bn Moon Rocket And Capsule

Cape Canaveral: NASA has delayed the first launch of its heavy-payload rocket until 2019 and decided against an idea floated by the White House to put astronauts aboard...

Space

US-Russian Crew Blasts off for Space Station with One Empty Seat

Moscow: A scaled-down, two-man US-Russian crew blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan today for a six-hour ride to the International Space Station, a...

Doomsday 2012? Forget it Buddy, We Will Live to See 2013!

Confused with all those doomsday predictions? Will the world really end in 2012? Discussions and controversies have already begun on whether you must wait for the end or...