The laser can zap objects smaller than a pencil point as far away as seven metres and observes spots beyond the reach of the rover's arm.
The ‘leftover glow’ is coming from some dwarf galaxies that are present in the nearby universe “just beyond detectability”
The spacecraft left for the space station from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 11:15 am IST and reached ISS three hours later.
The description of the reusable spacecraft matches China's plans of launching a similar spacecraft three years ago.
The anomaly’s 'valley' – the area that had the weakest magnetic field strength – has split into two lobes, the agency has said.
Launched on 5 August 2011, the solar power-driven Juno spacecraft arrived at the largest planet in our solar system on 4 July 2016.
Hayabusa 2 will be going on an 'extended mission' to study two other asteroids that are small and fast spinning.
The Artemis programme will explore as much of the moon's surface as possible and create sustainable missions to the Earth's satellite by 2028.
NASA turns the Solar Observatory's images into a time lapse of the Sun's life over the past 10 years
At 12:24, the year is 2012 and we can see Venus pass across the face of the sun which will not happen again until 2117.
EU to get serious about its space ventures; will plough in more money in order to keep up with Chinese, US ambitions
The EU budget will be used to support new technology to launch rockets, including reusable ones, said European Commissioner Thierry Breton.
As opposed to the standard 11-day encounters, the ongoing orbit is the longest fifth observation of the Parker Sun Probe, that started from 9 May 2020.
NASA astronauts complete their dress rehearsal before their SpaceX launch to the ISS on Sunday, 31 May, 12.52 am IST
They will board the SpaceX Dragon capsule on top of the Falcon 9 rocket and it will be the first astronaut launch from the Kennedy Space Center since 2011.
China's largest carrier rocket — Long March-5B — launched an experimental spacecraft, for the first time
This was the first time the Chinese had launched the Long March-5B carrier rocket from Wenchang Space Launch Centre.
The spacecraft's closest approach to Earth, 12,700 km, occurred over the South Atlantic and telescopes in Chile caught a glimpse of it.
A series of software glitches and an issue with the automated timer resulted in Starliner failing to dock at the space station.
The test is crucial to qualify the capsule to fly humans to the ISS which might by mid-2020.
Analysis of the data from the space probe shows there are similarities between Earth's, Saturn's and Jupiters auroras.
They can go on any manned mission and will join the ranks of about 500 people who have been to space.
CartoSAT-3 is an earth imaging and mapping satellite that has a mission life span of five years.
Titan's visible exterior is 'one of the most geologically diverse' sights in the solar system.