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Chandrayaan 2 edges closer to moon's surface after completing second orbital manoeuvre
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Chandrayaan 2 edges closer to moon's surface after completing second orbital manoeuvre

The spacecraft is expected to make its long-awaited descent & landing on 7 September, starting 1.40 am.

Chandrayaan 2 to attempt historic soft-landing at 1.40 am on 7 Sep after lowering its orbit gradually: ISRO chairman
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Chandrayaan 2 to attempt historic soft-landing at 1.40 am on 7 Sep after lowering its orbit gradually: ISRO chairman

During descent & landing, Chandrayaan 2 will exercise "throttlable control" over the engine's thrusters — a first for ISRO.

Chandrayaan 2 LIVE Updates: New method of controlling thrusters will be used during soft-landing
India

Chandrayaan 2 LIVE Updates: New method of controlling thrusters will be used during soft-landing

The mission is expected to land at 1.55am IST on the morning of 7 September, says the Chairman.

With successful entry into lunar orbit, Chandrayaan 2 completes one of few critical milestones remaining before soft-landing attempt
India

With successful entry into lunar orbit, Chandrayaan 2 completes one of few critical milestones remaining before soft-landing attempt

With a successful lunar capture, the two-week (lunar-bound) phase of the Chandrayaan 2 mission now begins.

Chandrayaan 2 to enter an orbit around the Moon today, two weeks before planned soft landing
India

Chandrayaan 2 to enter an orbit around the Moon today, two weeks before planned soft landing

Chandrayaan 2's thrusters will fire at precisely the right moment to slow down the composite for lunar capture.

Astrophotography Guide Part 3: Filters, eyepieces and other hacks to elevate your stargazing experience
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Astrophotography Guide Part 3: Filters, eyepieces and other hacks to elevate your stargazing experience

Accessories can elevate the stargazing experience of even the most basic telescopes immensely, or make astrophotography a breeze.

Astrophotography Guide Part 2: Choosing between different astrophotography techniques, equipment
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Astrophotography Guide Part 2: Choosing between different astrophotography techniques, equipment

You've been bitten by the astrophotography bug and here we tell you what you should buy.

Chandrayaan 2 headed to part of moon where no one has visited before, says PM Narendra Modi
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Chandrayaan 2 headed to part of moon where no one has visited before, says PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Modi lauded ISRO at his address to the nation on 73rd Independence Day.

Chandrayaan 2 enters 'lunar transfer' phase, leaves Earth's orbit right on schedule
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Chandrayaan 2 enters 'lunar transfer' phase, leaves Earth's orbit right on schedule

The manoeuver has placed the spacecraft on a high-orbit that ended in the mission's next stage: lunar transfer.

Chandrayaan 2: Fifth orbit-raising of spacecraft completed successfully, ISRO confirms
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Chandrayaan 2: Fifth orbit-raising of spacecraft completed successfully, ISRO confirms

ISRO reported that the spacecraft's parameters were normal, the Trans Lunar insertion is scheduled for 14 August

Chandrayaan 2: Fourth orbit-raising of spacecraft performed successfully, ISRO confirms
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Chandrayaan 2: Fourth orbit-raising of spacecraft performed successfully, ISRO confirms

The spacecraft will undergo a series of in-orbit manoeuvres in weeks to come to bring it in the vicinity of the moon.

Chandrayaan 2: Third orbit-raising of spacecraft completed successfully, ISRO confirms
India

Chandrayaan 2: Third orbit-raising of spacecraft completed successfully, ISRO confirms

ISRO reported that the spacecraft's parameters were normal, and that the fourth orbit-raising is scheduled for 2 August.

ISRO Chandrayaan 2 | What is the mission designed to achieve?
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ISRO Chandrayaan 2 | What is the mission designed to achieve?

ISRO has launched its second mission to the Moon, Chandrayaan 2 on 22 July. But before the exploration begins, here's what the mission is setting out to do.

Chandrayaan 2: Second orbit-raising of composite completed successfully, ISRO confirms
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Chandrayaan 2: Second orbit-raising of composite completed successfully, ISRO confirms

The spacecraft was functioning normally, ISRO reported, with the next orbit-raising expected on 29 July.

ISRO Chandrayaan 2 | What is ISRO's interest in the Moon's South Pole?
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ISRO Chandrayaan 2 | What is ISRO's interest in the Moon's South Pole?

ISRO is the first in a long list of agencies and companies that want to venture to the Moon's South Pole. What about the South Pole is worth reaching & racing for?

ISRO Chandrayaan 2 | In Conversation with Srinivas Laxman and Rachana Reddy
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ISRO Chandrayaan 2 | In Conversation with Srinivas Laxman and Rachana Reddy

Space journalist Srinivas Laxman and Rachana Reddy, ex-ISRO engineer discuss what the Chandrayaan 2 mission means for ISRO, India.

City of Lucknow bursts with pride for Ritu Karidhal after Chandrayaan 2 success
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City of Lucknow bursts with pride for Ritu Karidhal after Chandrayaan 2 success

The chief minister of UP Yogi Adithyanath made mention of Ritu Karidhal Srivastava and IIT-Kanpur.

Chandrayaan 2: First orbit-raising of spacecraft performed successfully, ISRO confirms
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Chandrayaan 2: First orbit-raising of spacecraft performed successfully, ISRO confirms

The spacecraft will undergo a series of in-orbit manoeuvres in weeks to come to bring it in the vicinity of the moon.

ISRO Chandrayaan 2 | In Conversation with Srinivas Laxman and Siddharth Pandey
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ISRO Chandrayaan 2 | In Conversation with Srinivas Laxman and Siddharth Pandey

Tech2's editor Ankit Vengurlekar talks to space journalist Srinivas Laxman, Siddharth Pandey, head of Amity's new Centre for Astrobiology about the launch, what the mission will do, and what to expect over the days to come.

Chandrayaan 2 launch: ISRO successfully injects rocket into orbit, moon landing scheduled for 7 September
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Chandrayaan 2 launch: ISRO successfully injects rocket into orbit, moon landing scheduled for 7 September

Chandrayaan 2 is India's second moon mission that will attempt a soft landing on the moon in 47 days.