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Positive StoriesMar 8, 2021, 1:38 PM IST
Indian women scientists breaking barriers in space exploration
On International Women's Day this year, Asianet Newsable salutes Indian women, who have taken the scientific community by the horn and proven that even the sky is no longer a limit.
Top StoriesMar 5, 2021, 9:37 AM IST
President Biden: Indian Americans incredible, they are taking over the country
During an interaction with Dr Swati Mohan, who leads the guidance, navigation, and control operations of NASA's Mars 2021 mission, US President Joe Biden termed Indian Americans as incredible.
ScienceFeb 23, 2021, 8:58 AM IST
NASA releases spectacular video of Mars landing
The video recollects the moments when Perseverance entered Martian orbit and manoeuvred its descent to the designated landing spot at the 45 kilometre-wide Jezero Crater.
ScienceFeb 19, 2021, 4:03 AM IST
NASA's Perseverance gets to Mars, rover sends first image
American Space Agency NASA's Mars rover touched down on the Red Planet on Friday after having completed a 203-day, 472 million kilometre journey.
ScienceFeb 2, 2021, 8:43 AM IST
Meet Dr Bhavya Lal, NASA's new acting Chief of Staff
American space agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration has appointed Indian origin Bhavya Lal as its new acting Chief of Staff. Dr Lal will also serve as the senior advisor for budget and finance at NASA.
ScienceJan 30, 2021, 2:39 PM IST
7 amazing facts about our planet you probably didn't know about
There are many aspects about the 'blue marble' or Earth as we know it that will mesmerise you. US Space Agency NASA recently shared some of these hitherto unknown facts about our planet. Let's see how many you are familiar with.
Coronavirus IndiaJan 12, 2021, 2:02 PM IST
Covid-19 test: Nasal swab test leaves Saina Nehwal in tears
Ace international shuttler Saina Nehwal was left in tears after a nasal tube was inserted in her nose for Covid-19 test.
ScienceDec 14, 2020, 9:56 PM IST
NASA picks Raja Chari for Space Station mission, to be the third Indian American in space
US Space agency NASA and the European Space Agency have selected three astronauts -- Indian American Raja Jon Vurputoor Chari, Tom Marshburn and Matthias Maurer -- to serve as crew members for NASA's SpaceX Crew-3 mission to the International Space Station around September 2021.
ScienceDec 14, 2020, 9:53 AM IST
Last solar eclipse of 2020 today: Everything you need to know
The second and final solar eclipse of 2020 will be a total solar eclipse. However, only people living in South American countries of Chile and Argentine would be able to witness the total eclipse.
TechnologyDec 12, 2020, 12:27 PM IST
Hubble turns 30: Check out the marvel called universe
Hubble Space Telescope turned 30 this year. To mark the occasion, NASA has released dozens of newly processed Hubble images featuring dazzling galaxies, sparkling star clusters, and ethereal nebulae. Let's take a look at some. PS: Some of them can also be spotted with binoculars.
ScienceDec 11, 2020, 9:42 AM IST
An Indian American on Moon by 2024? Raja Chari may do it
Indian American Raja Jon Vurputoor Chari has been named by US space agency NASA as one of the 18 astronauts who will be train for its Artemis moon-landing programme.
ScienceNov 30, 2020, 9:09 AM IST
Last lunar eclipse of 2020: Here's what you should know
The last penumbral eclipse -- where in the sun, earth, and moon align in almost a straight line -- of the year will happen today. Here's what you should know.
VideoNov 16, 2020, 8:50 PM IST
WATCH: SpaceX, NASA Launches First Operational Mission
Elon Musk’s rocket company SpaceX launches four astronauts on a flight to the International Space Station. It is NASA’s first full-fledged mission sending a crew into orbit aboard a privately owned spacecraft. Dubbed as Resilience, the Crew Dragon capsule lifted off atop a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at 7:27 pm eastern time from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida. Watch this video to know.
SCIENCENov 15, 2020, 2:47 PM IST
What's in the suitcase for a trip to the Moon?
As NASA's Artemis program continues to take steps to land the first woman and the next man on the Moon, astronauts will soon begin preparing what will go into their actual Moon Kits.