Nov 03, 2013
"The 56 hours and 30 minutes countdown started as per schedule at 06.08 AM. It is proceeding smoothly," a spokesman of the Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) told PTI. #ISRO #NewsTracker #Mars #Earth #Port Blair #Sriharikota #European Space Agency #Mars Orbiter Mission #India Space and Research Organisation
Sep 04, 2013
India's first 'military' satellite was on Wednesday put into the geosynchronous orbit, about 36,000 km above the Earth, five days after it was launched on 30 August onboard an European rocket from Kourou in French Guiana off the Pacific coast. #ISRO #India #NewsTracker #European Space Agency #Arianespace #GSAT-7 #Inmarsat
Jul 26, 2013
India's advanced meteorological satellite INSAT-3D was successfully launched by an European rocket from the spaceport of Kourou in French Guiana early today, giving a boost to weather forecasting and disaster warning services. #ISRO #India #NewsTracker #K Radhakrishnan #European Space Agency #Arianespace #INSAT-3D #Ariane 5
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Jul 29, 2014
The European Space Agency's Georges Lemaître, named after the celebrated 'Father of the Big Bang', is scheduled to launch late today...
Jul 09, 2014
Scientists from the European Space Agency also revealed that the Earth's magnetic field has strengthened over the southern Indian Ocean (marked in red on the map)...
Jul 18, 2014
(AP) -- German artist Otto Piene, known for his colorful paintings and gigantic open-air sculptures, has died at age 86. Piene died suddenly on Thursday, shortly after the opening of his exhibition "More Sky" at Berlin's Neue Nationalgalerie museum. ... #Boston, MA #Massachusetts Institute of Technology #Munich