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Space Junk: What is it and Who Owns it?

You may think that space is just a void - an unimaginably large, empty space stretching out forever. However, while that may be true...

2020: The Defining Year For The Indian Space Sector

Even though the year 2020 would be known as Covid-19 year, it could also be termed as the defining year for the Indian space...

SpaceX Launches 60 More Starlink Satellites

Elon Musk-run SpaceX on Wednesday launched another successful mission carrying 60 more Starlink satellites on board a Falcon 9 rocket into low-Earth orbit that...

ISRO To Provide Generic Names To Its Communication Satellites

Now it is official. The Indian space agency has decided to go generic in naming its communication satellites as well after earth observation satellites...

Scientists Develop Lighter, Faster-Charging Batteries to Power Spacesuit, Mars Rover

A NASA-funded research led by a team of Indian-origin scientists in the US has developed lighter, faster-charging batteries suitable for powering a spacesuit, or...

Earth’s Magnetic Field May Change 10 Times Faster Than Previously Thought

Scientists using simulations in the lab have revealed that changes in the direction of the Earth's magnetic field may take place 10 times faster...

SpaceX Launches 60 Mini Satellites for Cheaper Global Internet

SpaceX launched 60 mini satellites Monday, the second batch of an orbiting network meant to provide global internet coverage. The Falcon rocket blasted into the...

SpaceX Launches 60 ‘Starlink’ Satellites to Bring Cheaper Global Internet

Elon Musk-run SpaceX has launched 60 "Starlink" satellites into low-Earth orbit from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida that will bring cheaper Internet access...

France Plans to Launch Mini Surveillance Satellites to Enhance Protection of French Satellites

France plans to launch mini surveillance satellites to enhance the protection and defense of French satellites from 2023, its defence minister said on Thursday,...

Amazon Working to Bring Inclusive Internet with 3,236 Satellites

In a bid to provide Internet to the “unserved and underserved communities around the world”, Amazon is working to launch a constellation of 3,236...

ISRO Puts Emisat, 28 Foreign Satellites into Orbit

By Venkatachari Jagannathan The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Monday put Emisat — an electronic intelligence satellite for the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)...

SpaceX Falcon Launches 9 Iridium Communication Satellites Into Space

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying 10 Iridium Communications satellites has blasted off from California. The rocket lifted off at 7:31 a.m. Friday at Vandenberg...

A Start Up Company From Japan To Launch ‘Love Satellites’

A Japanese start-up linked to the University of Tsukuba is set to launch small satellites with commemorative titanium plaques carrying love messages into space by the end of 2019, the...

India Gets to Know its Slums with Drones And Satellites

Satellites and drones are driving efforts by Indian states to map informal settlements in order to speed up the process of delivering services and...

New gen robots to refuel and repair friendly satellites

New York, Jan 1, 2018: US government body Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency (Darpa) and NASA have teamed up to build robotic technology that can refuel and repair friendly satellites. "Service stations in orbit"...

India to launch new Cartosat-2, 28 foreign satellites in December

India would launch its latest remote sensing satellite in Cartosat-2 series along with 28 foreign satellites riding piggy-back in December, a top space official said...

Decades’ worth of man-made junk is cluttering up Earth’s orbit, posing a threat to Spaceflight and Satellites

BERLIN, April 22, 2017: Decades' worth of man-made junk is cluttering up Earth's orbit, posing a threat to spaceflight and the satellites we rely on...

Breaking New Barriers: ISRO’s 20 Satellites Launch Mission from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh

The rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle’s (PSLV) main cargo was India’s 725.5 kg Cartosat-2 series satellite for earth observation with a design life...

In a Single Mission on June 22, ISRO will Launch 20 Satellites from Space Centre at Andhra Pradesh

ISA announced the launch of 20 satellites on June 22, the biggest mission till date The images sent by the Cartosat satellite will...

ISRO upbeat after successful launch of six Singaporean satellites

Expressing satisfaction at ISRO's performance in 2015, the ISRO chairman A S Kiran Kumar said it was now way forward to 2016.

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