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Photos of Jupiter’s poles released by NASA

NASA published on Friday (Sept 3) the first-ever images of Jupiter's north pole and its southern aurora, taken during the Juno spacecraft's first orbital...

British teen corrects NASA data error’

A 17-year-old schoolboy in the UK has pointed out an error in the data recorded by NASA on the International Space Station (ISS), earning...

ISRO to launch advanced weather satellite INSAT-3DR

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is all set to launch the GSLV-F05 carrying advanced weather satellite INSAT-3DR from  the spaceport of Sriharikota, about 110...

US astronauts prepare spacewalk to install new docking port

 To deal with expected increase in private spaceship traffic at the International Space Station in the coming years, two US astronauts are set to...

Fearing tighter US visa regime, Indian IT firms rush to hire and acquire

Anticipating a more protectionist US technology visa programme under a Donald Trump administration, India's $150 billion IT services sector will speed up acquisitions in...

Lost’ Chandrayaan-1 found orbiting Moon: Nasa

India's first lunar probe - the Chandrayaan-1 spacecraft - which was considered lost, is still orbiting the Moon, Nasa scientists have found by using...

India’s solar farm is now the largest in the world

India has overtaken California and now has the largest solar farm in one location in the world. It was built in a record eight...

Indian-American’s Moon Express to take human remains to moon

An Indian-American has co-founded a private firm that will launch a spacecraft and land on the moon. The company has acquired license and plans...

Waterproof gadgets make a splash at Berlin’s tech fair

From smartphones that can survive a dip in the sink to sweat-resistant earphones and floating speakers for your next pool party, waterproof gadgets are...

Historic moment, says PM on launch of South Asian Satellite

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday described the launch of the South Asian Satellite by India as a "historic moment" and said it opens...