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Washington, Dec. 5 (ANI): NASA's Cassini spacecraft has obtained the highest-resolution movie yet of a unique six-sided jet stream, dubbed as the hexagon, around Saturn's North Pole.
London, Dec. 1 (ANI): India's first-ever spacecraft to Mars, 'Mars Orbiter Mission' or 'Mangalyaan', has successfully ventured out of Earth's gravity and on its way to the 10-month-long voyage to the red planet.
China to launch lunar probe on Monday Nov 30, 11:29 am
Beijing, Nov. 30 (ANI): China is reportedly set to launch a lunar probe on Monday, which will be a debut for the country's spacecraft to soft land on the surface of an extraterrestrial body and conduct surveys on the moon.
Comet ISON might not have disintegrated while flying past sun Nov 29, 2:43 pm
Washington, Nov 29 (ANI): Comet ISON may not have broken apart and evaporated in the fierce heat and crushing gravity of the sun before or during a close flyby Thursday.
Tycho's supernova remnant lights up to Mach 1,000 shock wave Nov 26, 12:30 pm
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): Astronomers have discovered that a reverse shock wave racing inward at Mach 1,000 (1,000 times the speed of sound) is heating the remnant of Tycho's supernova and causing it to emit X-ray light.
ISRO to put Mars Mission spacecraft into Martian orbit on Dec.1 Nov 19, 6:23 pm
Chennai/Sriharikota, Nov.19 (ANI): Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), chief Dr. K. Radhakrishnan on Tuesday said the Indian Mars mission spacecraft will be moved from the earth- centric orbit towards the sun-centric orbit on December 1.
ISRO performs last of five orbit-raising manoeuvres on Mars Orbiter Nov 16, 11:08 am
Chennai, Nov. 16 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Saturday performed the last of the five orbit-raising manoeuvre on its Mars Orbiter, raising the apogee of the spacecraft to over 1.92 lakh kilomters.
Space sounds like 'dawn chorus of birds singing in spring' Nov 15, 10:15 am
London, Nov. 15 (ANI): The deep space actually sounds like the dawn chorus of birds singing in spring that's interspersed with sun's deep bass pulses.
Washington, Nov. 13 (ANI): NASA has brought out a natural-color photograph of Saturn from space, the first of its kind, in which Saturn, its moons and rings, and Earth, Venus and Mars, all are visible.
London, Nov 6 (ANI): The Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics torch will be sent to the International Space Station on board a Russian spacecraft this week.
ISRO chief lauds scientists for successful launch of Mars Orbiter Mission 'Mangalyaan' Nov 5, 6:05 pm
Sriharikota, Nov.5 (ANI): Lauding the efforts of the scientists after India's first-ever Mars Orbiter Mission 'Mangalyaan' lifted off from here, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman K. Radhakrishnan on Tuesday announced that the PSLV vehicle is in good health, and added that the spacecraft has carried out the tasks that were intended to be done.
New Delhi, Nov 5 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday congratulated the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) for the successful launch of the Mars Orbiter Spacecraft on PSLV-C 25.
Unmanned cargo resupply spacecraft Albert Einstein ends in fireball over Pacific Ocean Nov 3, 1:58 pm
Washington, Nov. 3 (ANI): ESA's 4th Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV) cargo ferry, Albert Einstein, finished its 5-month mission to the International Space Station (ISS) by reentering the atmosphere and burning up safely over an uninhabited area of the southern Pacific Ocean on Saturday.
Washington, Oct. 29 (ANI): A NASA spacecraft that is going to explore Mars' upper atmosphere in unprecedented detail is undergoing final preparations for a scheduled 1:28 p.m. EST Monday, Nov. 18 launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
New images reveal how lakes were formed on Saturn`s moon Titan Oct 26, 9:59 am
Washington, Oct 26 (ANI): With the sun now shining over the north pole of Saturn's moon Titan, NASA's Cassini spacecraft has obtained new images of the liquid methane and ethane seas and lakes that reside near Titan's north pole.
London, Oct. 21 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is reportedly going to launch a spacecraft to Mars in a move to strengthen its space race with China.
Cassini unveils images of Saturn's 'glowing' rings Oct 18, 11:00 am
Washington, Oct. 18 (ANI): The rings of Saturn and the dark side of the planet can be seen glowing in the newly released infrared images by NASA's Cassini spacecraft.
Comet-chasing Rosetta spacecraft to wake up in 100 days' time Oct 12, 11:42 am
Washington, Oct. 12 (ANI): European Space Agency's comet-chasing mission Rosetta is going to wake up in 100 days' time from deep-space slumber to reach the destination it has been cruising towards for a decade.
Jupiter destined Juno spacecraft resumes full flight operations Oct 12, 10:50 am
Washington, Oct. 12 (ANI): NASA's Juno spacecraft, which is on its way to Jupiter, resumed full flight operations at 5:12 p.m. ET Friday.
Washington, Oct. 10 (ANI): NASA'S Juno Mission spacecraft is going to slingshot around Earth towards Jupiter, accelerating to 25 miles per second along the way to become the fastest man-made object in history.
NASA probe to slingshot past earth en route to Jupiter Oct 9, 11:16 am
Washington, Oct. 9 (ANI): NASA's Juno spacecraft is making a quick pass by Earth to get a gravity boost to slingshot itself towards Jupiter.
London, October 7 (ANI): Harry Styles has reportedly bid a whopping 150,000 pounds on the Virgin Galactic spacecraft, so that he can join other celebs for a trip to space.
Saturn's moon Titan harbours household plastic ingredient Oct 1, 9:43 am
Washington, Oct. 1 (ANI): NASA's Cassini spacecraft has discovered propylene, a chemical that is used to make food-storage containers, car bumpers, on Saturn's moon Titan.
Can comet flybys damage Mars spacecraft? Sep 25, 1:17 pm
Washington, Sept. 25 (ANI): Two comets that will pass Mars next year have prompted excitement as well as some concern that some cometary particles could hit the Mars spacecraft orbiting the Red Planet and exploring its surface.
Voyager 1 enters interstellar space Sep 13, 9:45 am
Washington, Sept. 13 (ANI): NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft has officially become the first human-made object to travel into interstellar space.
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