Category: Space

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    Launche first heavy-lift rocket Long March 5: CHINA

    China launched its most powerful rocket ever on Thursday The Long March 5 rocket can carry up to 25 tonnes—around the same weight as 16 cars—into low earth orbit (LEO), state-run China Radio International said. By contrast the US’s Saturn V, which delivered astronauts to the moon in 1969, was designed to deliver some 154 […]

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  • Juno

    NASA’s Juno Spacecraft Loops into Space Around Jupiter

    NASA’s Juno spacecraft topped a five-year excursion to Jupiter late Monday with a do-or-pass on motor smolder to sling itself into space, setting the phase for a 20-month move around the greatest planet in the close planetary system to figure out how and where it shaped. “We’re there. We’re in circle. We vanquished Jupiter,” lead […]

  • Telescope

    China to Hunt for Alien Life With World’s Biggest Radio Telescope

    China is joining the quest for extraterrestrial existence with development of the world’s greatest and most delicate radio telescope.   The last bit of the 500 m Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope, or FAST, has been fitted, the BBC reports, and operations are slated to start in September. The radio telescope is intended to “scan for […]

  • India Will See Mercury Transit Across The Sun On May 9

    The event can be seen from 4.41 PM onward in all parts of India. If missed, one will be able to witness after 16 years on November 13, 2032. A rare celestial event that will take place on May 9 could be seen from India for maximum about 2 hours and 45 minutes from 4.41 […]

  • India Gets Its Own GPS With Successful Lunch Of 7th Navigation Satellite

    The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) created history on Thursday by developing the country’s own navigation system with the successful launch of IRNSS-1G, the last in the series of seven navigation satellites.  The launch launch took place at 12.50 pm from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh. The satellite was successfully placed […]

  • What Happens If A Woman Gets Her Periods In Outer Space

    There are a lot of problems in space, and an extra one may be female menstruation! Experts from Baylor College of Medicine and King’s College London examined the available options for female astronauts who try to prevent bleeding even during their menstrual cycles when they are on space missions. In their review of various contraceptive […]

  • NASA’s Next Mission Is To Explore Life On Jupiter’s Moon Europa

    The United States space agency – NASA is supposedly planning an ambitious mission along with several international scientists to explore the possibility of life in Europa, which is the moon of the largest planet in our solar system – Jupiter. Europa is the sixth largest moon in the solar system, apart from being the closest […]

  • From Earth To Mars In Just Three Days: Nasa’s Laser Propulsion

    Nasa researchers are working on a technology that could harness the power of light and may be the key to cutting down travel time to Mars from months to as little as three days. Philip Lubin, from the University of California, Santa Barbara, is developing the ‘photonic propulsion’ system where lasers can propel spacecraft with […]

  • NASA Found A Gun In His Pic Of Mars. Take A Look

    Conspiracy theorists will never tire of looking for and apparently finding smoking guns that appear to prove alien life exists and is coming for mankind. This time, they’ve found an actual gun (or its lookalike) on the Red Planet. According to Streetcap1, a YouTube channel that posts several videos related to allegedly extraterrestrial phenomena, this […]