Space Programme(Search results - 8)
ScienceSep 16, 2021, 3:04 PM IST
3 Chinese astronauts completes country's longest crewed mission; Details inside
The mission was part of China's well-publicized space programme, which has previously resulted in the country landing a rover on Mars and sending probes to the moon.
ScienceSep 10, 2021, 7:15 PM IST
2021 ATL Space Challenge for school children takes off; details here
Being held with assistance from the Indian Space Research Organisation and Central Board of Secondary Education, the Atal Tinkering Labs Space Challenge 2021 is expected to spur young school students to not just learn about the space but also create something that the space programme can use itself.
TechnologyJul 11, 2021, 9:18 PM IST
'License to thrill': Billionaire Richard Branson reaches space in Virgin Galactic's Unity spaceship
After achieving the space feat, Richard Branson said, "Congratulations to everyone for creating such a beautiful, beautiful day."
TechnologyJul 11, 2021, 9:50 AM IST
Virgin Galactic's Richard Branson to launch himself into space today; power the next space age
A twin-fuselage carrier aircraft, VMS Eve, will take off with VSS Unity and release it at the height of roughly 50,000 feet (15,000m). VSS Unity pilots Dave Mackay and Michael Masucci will then ignite its rocket engines, muscling the spacecraft to Mach 3 above the 50 miles (80km) altitude, which is considered the boundary of space.
ChinaJun 17, 2021, 10:11 AM IST
China launches Shenzhou-12 shuttle to new space station with three astronauts
China has successfully launched the Shenzhou-12 – its first manned mission in five years – further accelerating its space programme to rival the United States.
Top StoriesApr 15, 2021, 12:13 PM IST
Supreme Court orders CBI probe against shoddy ISRO spy case investigation
Nambi Narayanan was falsely accused of stealing and selling confidential documents on India's space programme to foreign countries. He was arrested when Congress was heading the government in Kerala. The CBI has been directed to file a report in three months.
ScienceDec 9, 2020, 12:55 PM IST
'Aliens are for real... Trump knows': Father of Israel's space programme
Haim Eshed, who was incharge of Israel’s space security programme for three decades and is viewed as father of Israel's space programme has made a startling claim that aliens are for real and have been secretly working with governments.