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Nov 17, 2017
National space agencies of Asia-Pacific countries look to develop satellites in collaborationCubeSats are the light-weight satellites, weighing no more than 1.33kg per unit, that can be used for scientific research, earth observation etc.
Nov 17, 2017
Satellite images reveal North Korea ‘aggressively’ working on ballistic missile submarine: ReportSatellite images indicate North Korea is pursuing an "aggressive schedule" to build its first operational ballistic missile submarine.
Nov 15, 2017
IIT Ropar and PEC University of Technology scientists develop new method to map glaciersRetreat of glaciers is expected to increase the number of glacial lakes and also expand the size of existing ones, posing threats for catastrophic floods.
Nov 13, 2017
NASA sends EcAMSat, a satellite with bacterial pathogen E.coli to the international space stationAntibiotic resistance could pose a danger to astronauts, especially since microgravity has been shown to weaken human immune response, NASA said.
Nov 10, 2017
Chinese space station Tiangong-1 expected to make an uncontrolled re-entry between January and March in 2018Now, the prediction says that the space station will eventually decay. Since it would decay, the fragments may fall due to the burning of the spacecraft will re-entering The prediction date lies between January and March in 2018.
Nov 08, 2017
Morocco successfully launches the Mohammed VI-A, an Earth observation satelliteThe satellite was launched by Arianespace's Vega rocket from French Guyana Space Centre on 7 November at 10.42 p.m. local time in Kourou.
Nov 06, 2017
China launches two navigation satellites; will provide services for Belt and Road initiativeNamed after the Chinese term for the plough or the Big Dipper constellation, the BeiDou project was formally initiated in 1994. It began to serve China in 2000 and the Asia-Pacific region at the end of 2012.
Nov 02, 2017
Morocco to launch its Earth observation satellite on 8 NovemberMohammed VI-A satellite is an earth observation satellite built for the Kingdom of Morocco by Thales Alenia Space as system prime contractor.
Oct 31, 2017
Beijing likely to more powerfully reassert claim on South China Sea, diplomats sayChina has quietly undertaken more construction and reclamation in the South China Sea, recent satellite images show, and is likely to more powerfully reassert its claims, regional diplomats say.
Oct 30, 2017
India will undertake another lunar expedition in early 2018 says ISRO chairman Kiran KumarISRO said the lander and rover would be configured for soft landing at a designated spot on the Moon and to conduct scientific experiments.