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Jan 22, 2018
Rocket Lab's Electron rocket successfully deploys three small satellites into Earth's orbitRocket Lab is also launching a rocket for Moon Express as part of the Google Lunar X Prize competition.
Sep 18, 2017
The moon and TeamIndus: Why it is important for private companies to participate in India's space missionsSpace Missions are the cutting edge of engineering and are incredibly difficult and are expensive. So why bother?
May 10, 2017
Space travel may reduce astronauts' exercise capacity due to change in cardiovascular functionAstronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) or those on long-duration space flights, such as journeys to Mars or deep space are likely to have a 30 and 50 percent decline in exercise capacity because of a decrease in the way oxygen moves through the body, say researchers.
Apr 30, 2017
China plans several manned space flights between 2019 and 2022Chinese astronauts are preparing for the space station era.
Apr 28, 2017
Isro is working on a human space flight programme, despite the mission falling off the priority listMore than a decade after eminent scientists gave the green signal for India to undertake human space flight, the ambitious venture is nowhere near take-off.
Feb 13, 2017
SpaceX completes static tests of its Falcon 9 rocket; ISS resupply launch still on scheduleSpaceX has finished test firing its Falcon 9 rocket in preparation for an upcoming resupply mission to the International Space Station (ISS).
Jan 28, 2017
Nasa designs a pressure-sensitive paint to better test its rocketsEver wondered how the legendary National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) designs its rockets?
Nov 05, 2016
Elon Musk: After three month hiatus, SpaceX will return to flight in DecemberSpaceX Chief Executive Elon Musk said on Friday his space launch company is aiming to return its rockets to flight in mid-December following a launch pad accident two months ago.
Oct 28, 2016
Uber publishes a white paper to present a concept future similar to "The Jetsons"Flying commuters like George Jetson could be whizzing to work through the sky less than 10 years from now, according to ride-services provider Uber, which believes the future of transportation is literally looking up.
Jan 08, 2014
Indian human spaceflight programme is at beginning stage: ISROIndian human space flight programme is at the "beginning stage" and space scientists were studying the critical technologies required for the project, ISRO Chairman K Radhakrishnan said today.