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Inspiration4 launches successfully: Here are five things you need to know about the all-civilian mission
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Inspiration4 launches successfully: Here are five things you need to know about the all-civilian mission

The crew members' sleep, heart rate, blood and cognitive functions will be analyzed during the mission in order to study how rookies react in space.

COVID-19 delays Gaganyaan's first uncrewed mission, won't take place this December: ISRO
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COVID-19 delays Gaganyaan's first uncrewed mission, won't take place this December: ISRO

ISRO may have to conduct more than two uncrewed missions if needed before sending the astronauts to space.

Turkey's 10 year space plan includes it going to the moon by 2030 announces President
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Turkey's 10 year space plan includes it going to the moon by 2030 announces President

A metal monolith mysteriously appeared and disappeared on a field in southeast Turkey that turned out to be a publicity gimmick before the event.

ISRO releases initial data from India's second moon mission Chandrayaan 2
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ISRO releases initial data from India's second moon mission Chandrayaan 2

The Chandrayaan-2 mission was India''s first attempt to land on the lunar surface.

NASA introduces 18 astronauts who will train for the 2024 Artemis moon mission
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NASA introduces 18 astronauts who will train for the 2024 Artemis moon mission

he first woman and the next man to walk on the moon will come from this bunch of astronauts from who only half have even gone to space.

UAE's first interplanetary mission launches on 20 July – 'Hope' to be ninth active mission on Mars
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UAE's first interplanetary mission launches on 20 July – 'Hope' to be ninth active mission on Mars

The launch had been delayed on two occasions due to bad weather in Japan - n 15 July at 2.21 am IST and on Friday, 17 July at 2.13 am IST.

NASA is planning to study the surface of Venus, explore its  geologic history through VERITAS mission
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NASA is planning to study the surface of Venus, explore its geologic history through VERITAS mission

Venus Emissivity, Radio Science, InSAR, Topography & Spectroscopy is one of NASA’s four proposed missions to study secrets of the solar system.

Along with SpaceX's Starlink, six earth imaging satellites — SkySats — will also be launched
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Along with SpaceX's Starlink, six earth imaging satellites — SkySats — will also be launched

Planet is part of SpaceX's RIdeshare program and currently has 15 SkySats in orbit, including two prototypes launched in 2013 and 2014.

World Photography Day 2019: The cameras and photographs that immortalised space travel
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World Photography Day 2019: The cameras and photographs that immortalised space travel

NASA trained the three Apollo 11 astronauts on the art of taking pictures in space.

San Francisco's Mission Street murals speak of the city's multicultural history, ethos
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San Francisco's Mission Street murals speak of the city's multicultural history, ethos

The Mission District is a Latino hub in San Francisco that also has the densest collection of street murals in all of California. If you are a street art enthusiast, this should be your first stop when you go exploring the city.

NASA pulls the plug on Opportunity Rover after an epic 15-year Mars mission
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NASA pulls the plug on Opportunity Rover after an epic 15-year Mars mission

Opportunity’s equipment may have been compromised by the dust storm that struck the rover.

CSIR directors urge institutions under it to collaborate with each rather than working individually
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CSIR directors urge institutions under it to collaborate with each rather than working individually

Chattopadhyay said each lab has zeroed-in on 10 problems to be taken up over the next two years and will work on them under "mission mode programme" to deliver products in short timelines.

Narendra Modi lauds Indian Navy's all-women team set to circumnavigate globe in September
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Narendra Modi lauds Indian Navy's all-women team set to circumnavigate globe in September

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the nation is proud of the six women officers of the Indian Navy who will embark next month on a mission to circumnavigate the globe

Vault 7: CIA's research 'mission' to hack connected cars outlines the concerns about next generation cars
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Vault 7: CIA's research 'mission' to hack connected cars outlines the concerns about next generation cars

WikiLeaks documents showing the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency considered a "mission" against connected car technology underscores auto industry concern that the science behind the next generation of vehicles could be turned against them.

20 satellites to be launched on June 22 by India
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20 satellites to be launched on June 22 by India

India will launch 20 satellites in a single mission on June 22, the Indian space agency said. According to the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), at 9.25 a.m. that day, the Indian rocket Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) will lift off from Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh with 20 satellites.

Nasa's New Horizons space probe beams close-up images of Pluto
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Nasa's New Horizons space probe beams close-up images of Pluto

The most stunning and close-up images of Pluto's surface have been beamed back to Earth by Nasa's New Horizons space probe.

US missionaries celebrate Adoniram Judson’s journey to India in 1812
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US missionaries celebrate Adoniram Judson’s journey to India in 1812

The American missionary impulse crossed boundaries into Asia when Adoniram Judson sailed from the United States to India 200 years ago.

Astronauts Leave Cameras Behind in Space
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Astronauts Leave Cameras Behind in Space

Unnecessary weight is shed by leaving them behind during re-entry.

Endeavour Just Hours Away From its Final Launch
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Endeavour Just Hours Away From its Final Launch

The countdown for Endeavour's launch will go off shortly.