NASA launched its latest Mars rover, dubbed Perseverance, on Thursday, the first step in the space agency’s newest effort to hunt for signs of ancient microbial life and collect samples that will eventually be returned to Earth.
NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance rover launch highlights: NASA launched its Mars Perseverance Rover on July 30 at 17:20 IST from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida.
Tropical weather barreling toward Florida could delay this weekend's planned return of the first SpaceX crew.
The summer's third and final mission to Mars featuring NASA's most elaborate life-hunting rover is on the verge of liftoff.
NASA astronaut Bob Behnken who recently aboard the SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule flew to the International Space Station (ISS) has taken to Twitter to share amazing photos of a sunrise from the ISS.
Both the girls used specialised software for analysing the images taken by the Pan-STARRS telescope. The discovery was made back in June.
The six-wheeled, car-sized Perseverance is a copycat of NASA’s Curiosity rover, prowling Mars since 2012, but with more upgrades and bulk.
Asteroid 2020 ND Passing Earth Today Live News Updates: Asteroid 2020 ND is about 170 metre-long and will be as close as 0.034 astronomical units (5,086,328 kilometres) to the Earth.
China's probe will carry several scientific instruments to observe the planet's atmosphere and surface, searching for signs of water and ice.
The researchers during the study hunted for young coronae in the imagery of Venus' surface captured by spacecraft like NASA's Magellan probe, which orbited Venus from 1990 to 1994.
The asteroids are travelling at great speeds. 2016 DY30 is headed in the direction of Earth at a speed of 54,000 kilometres per hour whereas 2020 ME3 is travelling at 16,000 kilometers per hour.
At the time the solar orbiter took these photos, it was within 77 million kilometres of the Sun. This is around half the distance at which Earth orbits.
The objective of the Hope Mars mission is to collect data on the Martian atmosphere by studying the different layers of the atmosphere in different seasons.
NEOWISE Comet Live Updates: The NEOWISE comet has caught the attention of stargazers across the globe as the comet will be visible for almost three weeks from earth
Scientists want to know what Mars was like billions of years ago when it had rivers, lakes and oceans that may have allowed simple, tiny organisms to flourish before the planet morphed into the barren, wintry desert world it is today.
NEOWISE is currently hurtling through space nearly 200 million kilometres away from the Earth. On July 22, it will come closest to our planet and India will be able to witness it from July 14.
Comet Neowise the brightest comet visible from the Northern Hemisphere in a quarter-century swept within Mercury's orbit a week ago.
A new comet called Comet C/2020 F3 NEOWISE was discovered by NASA's Near Earth Object Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer telescope.
As the road trip kicked off on July 6, Curiosity Mars Rover sent a few images of the next destination. The plan is to avoid getting stuck in a vast patch of sand before it moves to the next part of the mission, a mountain called Mount Sharp
A video from the European Space Agency (ESA) that was posted on Youtube on June 30 has been making rounds.
The program is an attempt to put human presence on the moon and revive the American space program. The Artemis mission is named after the twin sister (goddess of the Moon) of Apollo, the mission that put Neil Armstrong on the moon.
Lunar Eclipse (Chandra Grahan) July 2020 in India Highlights: This is the third lunar eclipse of 2020. According to timeanddate.com it will take place in India today. For people in India, the penumbral lunar eclipse may not be visible as it will take place in the day time.
According to ISRO, "the violent phase that Phobos has encountered is seen in the large section gouged out from a past collision (Stickney crater) and bouncing ejecta."
Penumbral Lunar Eclipse July 2020: During a penumbral lunar eclipse, the Moon does not disappear partially or fully, it just becomes a bit faint, which means that humans might not be able to differentiate between the full Moon and the eclipsed Moon.
According to new measurements and J2157* black hole has a Schwarzschild radius of around 670 astronomical units (AU). It is over five times the size of our Solar System.