25 Jul 2014
Washington: Just a year ago, on July 23, the Earth missed being hit by a giant solar flare from the most powerful storm on the sun in over 150 years, NASA has said in a sensational revelation.
21 Jul 2014
Washington: On July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to set foot on the moon.
17 Jul 2014
Washington: Near-earth asteroids provide a unique opportunity to test the new technologies and capabilities we need for future human missions to Mars, NASA has said. NASA will mark 45 years of the first human landing on the moon July 20. It will launch a robotic mission to rendezvous with a near-earth asteroid around 2019, NASA said in a statement.
19 Jul 2014
Washington: Images and data captured by the Mars rover Curiosity suggest that the Red planet would have been warmer and wetter some 3.7 billion years ago, scientists, say.
15 Jul 2014
Washington: Do you often dream about extraterrestrial life beyond earth? NASA scientists are engaged in proving your dreams to be true. In a panel discussion held at NASA headquarters at Washington, DC, experts outlined NASA's road map to the search for life in the universe, an ongoing journey that involves a number of current and future telescopes.
16 Jul 2014
Washington: In a significant finding, NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has discovered its first meteorites on the red planet, which scientists have named 'Lebanon' and its smaller companion 'Lebanon B'.
14 Jul 2014
Washington: An unmanned spacecraft operated by commercial US space company Orbital Sciences Corp blasted off on Sunday for its second cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station (ISS), NASA TV showed.
08 Jul 2014
MOUNTAIN VIEW (California): Google smartphones with next-generation 3D sensing technology are about to blast into orbit, where they will become the brains and eyes of ball-shaped hovering robots on the International Space Station.
02 Jul 2014
Washington: NASA today successfully launched a satellite designed to track atmospheric carbon dioxide, a leading human-produced greenhouse gas responsible for global warming.
02 Jul 2014
Washington: American space agency NASA is all set to launch a satellite designed to study atmospheric carbon dioxide today after it cancelled the lift off in the final minute of the countdown on Tuesday.