Toyota plans to build a lunar rover for Japan

The Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) has revealed it is teaming up with car maker Toyota to create the pressurized vehicle needed to transport...
ISRO

Chandrayaan-2 : Lack of pressure in Helium tanks may have led to mission abortion

Non-building of sufficient pressure in the helium tanks in the 'Bahubali' rocket could be the reason for calling off the moon landing mission Chandrayaan-2...

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon explosion was due to an oxidizer leak

Months after the episode, SpaceX finally has a clarification for why its Crew Dragon capsule was wrecked during a test. The private spaceflight firm...
nasa

NASA Wants to 3D-Print Spacecraft Parts in Space

NASA is growing its endeavors to bring 3D printing to space. NASA has just announced in a press release that they are planning on directly...
ISRO

Chandrayaan-2 : ISRO calls off India’s second moon mission due to technical snag in...

India's ambitious moon landing mission Chandrayaan-2 launch was called off due to technical snag in the 'Bahubali' rocket on Monday about one hour before...
Chandrayaan1's path to the moon

Chandrayaan-1 team talks about challenges behind launching India’s first moon mission

Chennai, July 12 (IANS) Fuel leakage during propellant filling of the transport rocket, inclement weather, designing the payloads and the spacecraft were some of the...
HUbble telescope

Hubble telescope finds mysterious black hole disc

Washington, July 12 (IANS) Using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers have discovered a disc very close to a starving black hole - something that...

Researchers find moon-forming disk around distant planet; name it PDS 70

New York, July 12 (IANS) Using Earth's most powerful array of radio telescopes, scientists have made the first observations of a circumplanetary disk of gas...
NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope

Earth’s largest radio telescope to search for ‘new worlds’

Beijing, July 11 (IANS) As well as hunting for signals from alien life, the largest and most sensitive radio telescope ever built will search for...
ISRO

India’s heavy rocket GSLV Mk III ‘Bahubali’ gearing up for Moon

Chennai, July 11 (IANS) India's heavy lift rocket Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle - Mark III (GSLV Mk III), nicknamed as 'Bahubali', and its passenger Chandrayaan-2...