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Tiny CubeSat mission ASTERIA breaks record for smallest satellite to detect an exoplanet
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Tiny CubeSat mission ASTERIA breaks record for smallest satellite to detect an exoplanet

Researchers argue that the finding validates the role small spacecrafts can play in astrophysics and astronomy research.

NASA's Cubesat, the Lunar Flashlight mission, will to shine a light on the moon’s darkest craters
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NASA's Cubesat, the Lunar Flashlight mission, will to shine a light on the moon’s darkest craters

The satellite will be the first mission to look for water using lasers and use a safer fuel alternative.

NASA to monitor earthquakes, volcanic eruptions from space using new type of imaging radar system
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NASA to monitor earthquakes, volcanic eruptions from space using new type of imaging radar system

The instrument that will detect these activities is known as CubeSat Imaging Radar for Earth Sciences (CIRES).

Artemis mission: NASA will launch lunar pathfinder CAPSTONE, with the help Rocket Lab, by 2021
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Artemis mission: NASA will launch lunar pathfinder CAPSTONE, with the help Rocket Lab, by 2021

The satellite will also work with the LRO to test out a new navigation system that will help NASA when its launches the Lunar Gateway.

NASA loses contact with tiny exoplanet hunter ASTERIA two years since its launch
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NASA loses contact with tiny exoplanet hunter ASTERIA two years since its launch

NASA's JPL will continue to make attempts to get in touch with the CubeSat till March 2020.

Israeli students to launch self-designed Duchifat 3 satellite with ISRO, onboard PSLV-C48
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Israeli students to launch self-designed Duchifat 3 satellite with ISRO, onboard PSLV-C48

The satellite is designed to serve children from across the country to “observe the Earth”.

NASA to launch tiny aerosol-detecting satellite to study ‘rainbows’ in the clouds
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NASA to launch tiny aerosol-detecting satellite to study ‘rainbows’ in the clouds

Long-lasting/ bright clouds can reflect a lot more sunlight and cool the Earth’s system.

Rocket Lab is set to launch 10 small research satellites or CubeSats for NASA
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Rocket Lab is set to launch 10 small research satellites or CubeSats for NASA

Owing to bad weather, Rocket Lab was forced to postpone the earlier decided launch on December 12.

A women-only team from Kyrgyzstan is pioneering the country's space programme
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A women-only team from Kyrgyzstan is pioneering the country's space programme

The programme has broken norms set by Kyrgyzstan's frequent stories of discrimination & violence.

TN Assembly hails team of young scientists who 3D printed a CubeSat launched by NASA sounding rocket
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TN Assembly hails team of young scientists who 3D printed a CubeSat launched by NASA sounding rocket

Named 'KalamSat' after former President late APJ Abdul Kalam, the satellite weighs just 64 gm and was a payload of a NASA sounding rocket.

Paul Allen's rocket launching plane, the Stratolaunch rolls out of the hangar for first time
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Paul Allen's rocket launching plane, the Stratolaunch rolls out of the hangar for first time

The Stratolaunch is the world's largest aircraft, and is meant to provide affordable access to the low Earth orbit.

Isro releases curtain raiser and satellite integration videos ahead of the PSLV-C37 launch
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Isro releases curtain raiser and satellite integration videos ahead of the PSLV-C37 launch

Isro has released videos ahead of the record breaking launch of the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) mission which will put into orbit 104 satellites.

Nasa is working on next generation of structural solid state batteries
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Nasa is working on next generation of structural solid state batteries

Nasa is working on the next generation of solid state batteries for spacecraft, that could replace the currently bulky batteries.

Isro is going to break these previous satellite launch records with the PSLV-C37 mission
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Isro is going to break these previous satellite launch records with the PSLV-C37 mission

These are the current record holders for the maximum number of satellite launches that Isro is going to attempt to break with the PSLV-C37 mission.

Isro's PSLV-C37 launch scheduled for 15 February at 9:00 AM, here are the confirmed details
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Isro's PSLV-C37 launch scheduled for 15 February at 9:00 AM, here are the confirmed details

India will create history by launching a record 104 satellites, including 101 foreign ones, into the earth's lower orbit, on February 15 from Andhra Pradesh.

Isro adds another passenger to the PSLV-C37 mission, 104 satellite launch rescheduled to mid February
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Isro adds another passenger to the PSLV-C37 mission, 104 satellite launch rescheduled to mid February

The Isro plan to launch over a hundred satellites in a single Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) mission just keeps getting more ambitious.

Nasa creates shape shifting radiator inspired by the Japanese art of Origami
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Nasa creates shape shifting radiator inspired by the Japanese art of Origami

The unconventional radiators developed by Nasa can fold and unfold, allowing the spacecraft to control the heat retained within the satellite

NASA goes on nanosatellite and microsatellite launch spree
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NASA goes on nanosatellite and microsatellite launch spree

NASA will launch a suite of six small satellite missions that will debut new methods to measure hurricanes, Earths energy budget, aerosols, and weather.

NASA deploys CubeSat to study Sun's soft X-rays
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NASA deploys CubeSat to study Sun's soft X-rays

NASA has deployed a bread loaf-sized Miniature X-Ray Solar Spectrometer (MinXSS) CubeSat from an airlock on the International Space Station (ISS) to study the Sun's soft x-rays that can affect our communications systems.