What is Neurotechnology and Brain-Computer Interface, the tech that Elon Musk’s Neuralink uses?
While neurotechnology and brain-computer interfaces have been around for decades, Elon Musk's Neuralink aims to package it into a coin-sized implant and take it to the masses. The implant would not only let humans interact with computers just through thought, but also augment the nervous system.
Dec 01, 2022
SpaceX inches closer to an orbital launch attempt, test-fires its Super Heavy rocket for its longest duration
The Elon-Musk-owned space organisation test-fired its Super Heavy rockets for about 12 seconds, making it the longest duration for which the massive booster has been fired. SpaceX hopes to make its orbital launch attempt in December, or early 2023.
Nov 30, 2022
Indian Space Industry
India’s first private space launchpad, Agnikul, is set to give the aerospace industry a major boost
The Agnikul launchpad (ALP) and the Agnikul mission control centre (AMCC) are the two parts of the privately built launch facility and has been built inside ISRO’s campus at Sriharikota.
Nov 30, 2022
NASA Artemis 1 Mission
Humans will be living & working on the Moon by the end of this decade thanks to Artemis 1, says NASA
NASA is confident that if the Artemis 1 Mission is successful, they will be able to put astronauts on the moon for a long-term basis who are going to be living on the surface and do research by as early as 2024-2025.
Nov 28, 2022
China plans to send monkeys to the Tiangong space station to study how they reproduce in space
Believing that long-term space exploration will require such experiments, a team of Chinese scientists are planning to send macaque monkeys to the Tiangong Space Station and study how the reproduce.
Nov 07, 2022
Last Lunar Eclipse of 2022: Places, timing and everything you need to know
The total lunar eclipse will continue for a total duration of 45 minutes and 48 seconds. Only portions of eastern India can witness a total lunar eclipse, while the remainder of the country can only witness a partial eclipse.
Nov 04, 2022
Tiangong Space Station
China now has their own space station, successfully dock the final module of the Tiangong space station
The US govt. banned NASA from working with Beijing in 2011. The Chinese govt., in a span of two years, sent up the core module, three manned spacecraft, the Wentian lab module and several cargo spacecraft to build their own space station.
Nov 01, 2022
NASA plans on testing crash landing space module on Mars to make inter-planetary exploration cheaper
In a bid to make inter-planetary travel cheaper and more far-reaching, NASA is planning to test out crash landing onto the planet Mars with their newly designed SHIELD experimental lander.
Oct 26, 2022
For the first time, a black hole was caught "burping out" remnants of a star it devoured
For the first time, astronomers and scientists were able to observe a black hole spewing out unidentified materials back into space after it consumed a star in a process called TDE or Tidal Disruption Event.
Oct 14, 2022
NASA DART Mission
NASA’s DART Mission a huge success, has successfully altered asteroid’s orbit by about 10 metres
NASA’s DART mission which crashed into a minor asteroid called Dimorphos has been declared a success. The crash has resulted in a significant shift in the orbit of the said asteroid.
Oct 12, 2022
Natural Organic Reduction
A new way to say goodbye: How some US-based companies are turning deceased humans into compost
As creepy as it sounds, human composting or the speedy process of turning the deceased body of a loved one into organic soil is fast becoming a reality in countries where traditional burials and cremations can be expensive and polluting.
Oct 07, 2022
Explained: What spacecraft is NASA using for its DART mission and how is it going to save the planet from Asteroids
The spacecraft being used in the DART mission by NASA is a basic satellite with very sparse equipment which consists of one single colour camera, an ion engine and a few basic solar panels.
Sep 23, 2022
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