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    NASA, USAID launch environmental information hub
    Washington, Sep 1 : NASA and the US Agency for International Development (USAID) have launched a joint project to strengthen regional environmental monitoring in five countries in the lower Mekong region of Southeast Asia.

    NASA recruits commence isolation exercise for Mars trip
    Washington, Aug 29 : A team of NASA recruits has begun living in a dome near a barren volcano in Hawaii to simulate what life would be like on Mars, a media report said.

    NASA selects next flyby target for New Horizons probe
    Washington, Aug 29 : After its historic July 14 flyby of the Pluto system that revealed interesting findings, NASA has selected the next potential next destination for its New Horizons mission - a small Kuiper Belt object (KBO) known as 2014 MU69 that orbits nearly a billion miles beyond Pluto.

    Radhika Apte's 'Kaun Kitne Paani Main' character is similar to Shah ...
    Mumbai, Aug 28 : In Ashutosh Gowariker's 'Swades', Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan had played a talented engineer working for NASA, who comes back to his hometown in India and ends up using his knowledge for the betterment of his village.

    NASA readies next-gen engines for deeper space missions
    Washington, Aug 28 : NASA has successfully completed the first developmental test series on "super" engines that will power its mega Space Launch System (SLS) rocket on missions deeper into space than ever before, including Mars.

    Nearest galaxy powered by two black holes: Astronomers
    Washington, Aug 28 : Astronomers using NASA's Hubble telescope have found that the nearest galaxy to Earth that hosts a quasar is powered by two central black holes furiously whirling about each other.

    India to launch a heavier US satellite with GSLV rocket
    Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), Aug 27 : The Indian space agency has already lined for putting US NISAR (NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar) satellite into orbit using its GSLV-Mk II rocket, its chief said on Thursday.

    World oceans rising dangerously, says NASA
    Washington, Aug 27 : Oceans around the world are rising dangerously, warns NASA, adding that the ramifications of sea level rise can be even scarier than the worst-case scenarios predicted by climate models.

    Grow plants if you want to curb urban heat: NASA
    Washington, Aug 27 : The presence of vegetation in urban areas - along the roads, in the parks and in your neighbourhood - can limit city heat effect to a great extent, says a NASA study.

    NASA probe sends stunning images of dwarf planet
    Washington, Aug 26 : NASA's Dawn spacecraft has delivered the closest-yet views of the dwarf planet called Ceres that show the small world's features in unprecedented detail.

    Is this an alien spaceship on Mars?
    London, Aug 25 : Some recent images of the Martian surface taken by NASA's Curiosity Rover purportedly showed a craft of some kind that UFO hunters claim could be the crashed wreckage of an alien ship, a media report said.

    Remote-controlled NASA aircraft set to track hurricanes
    Washington, Aug 25 : In a first, a unique remotely piloted aircraft from NASA is set to take off this week to improve track and intensity forecasts of hurricanes as part of the new generation weather forecast observations tools.

    NASA wants to turn astronauts' poop into food
    New York, Aug 23 : The US space agency has funded researchers to find out how to recycle human excreta into food that can help astronauts sustain on deeper space missions, including Mars.

    NASA to test emergency locator transmitters by crashing airplane
    California, Aug 22 : Using a Cessna 172 dropped from a height of 100 feet, NASA's Search and Rescue Mission Office will simulate a severe but survivable plane accident Wednesday, Aug. 26 to test emergency locator transmitters (ELTs). NASA Television will air live coverage of the test, which is ...

    NASA's satellites to improve hurricane forecasting
    New York, Aug 22 : NASA engineers have started working on the first of eight micro-satellites under the Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System (CYGNSS) project.

    NASA's Cassini clicks Saturn's moon in best-ever resolution
    Washington, Aug 21 : A pockmarked, icy landscape looms beneath NASA's Cassini spacecraft in new images of Saturn's moon Dione taken during the mission's last close approach to the small, icy world.

    NASA begins to build Satellite Mission to improve Hurricane ...
    California, Aug 20 : Ten years after Hurricane Katrina formed in the Atlantic, construction of NASA's next-generation hurricane-observing satellite mission now is underway in Texas.

    No asteroid going to hit Earth next month: NASA
    Washington, Aug 20 : The US space agency has blown away the ongoing rumour windmill on social media and various posts about a giant space rock impacting the Blue Marble sometime between September 15-28 this year.

    After finding water, NASA's Mars rover scouts new location
    Washington, Aug 20 : After investigating the "Marias Pass" region where it found a geological contact zone and rocks that are unexpectedly high in silica and hydrogen content, NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has now moved to an entirely new location on the Red Planet.

    Assam school will send 20 students to NASA
    Guwahati, Aug 19 : A private school of Assam, NPS International School in Guwahati, has decided to send a meritorious student with rural background of the state to NASA, USA in free of cost along with a group of 20 NPS students in the second week of September this year.

    NASA's next mission: Send 'your' name to Mars
    California, Aug 19 : NASA on Wednesday said Mars enthusiasts around the world could participate in its journey to Mars by adding their names to a silicon microchip headed to the Red Planet aboard NASA's InSight Mars lander, scheduled to launch next year.

    Fly your name to Mars aboard NASA's next mission
    Washington, Aug 19 : Mars enthusiasts around the world can send their name to the Red Planet aboard NASA's InSight Mars lander which is scheduled to be launched next year.

    Assam school to send 20 students to visit NASA
    Guwahati, Aug 19 : Days after the Assam government withdrew the scheme for sending meritorious students on an educational tour to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) in the US, a private school in Assam has announced that it will send 20 students, including one meritorious ...

    Space samples help scientists develop real-time bone test
    Washington, Aug 18 : After analysing blood samples from NASA astronauts, a team of US geochemists is set to develop a new bone test that will offer the possibility of near real-time monitoring of bone diseases such as osteoporosis and multiple myeloma (a form of bone cancer).

    NASA's Curiosity rover for your desk!
    Washington, Aug 18 : What about having your own Curiosity Mars rover? That is possible now, and you will not have to cough up some USD 2.5 billion for that.

    Space cooperation between NASA, ISRO growing rapidly: US envoy to ...
    New Delhi, Aug.14 : United States Ambassador to India Richard Verma has said that the pace and scale of space cooperation between NASA and ISRO has grown rapidly over a short period of time.

    Space cooperation between NASA, ISRO growing rapidly: US envoy to ...
    New Delhi, Aug.14 : United States Ambassador to India Richard Verma has said that the pace and scale of space cooperation between NASA and ISRO has grown rapidly over a short period of time.

    NASA fires up engine to take astronauts to Mars
    Washington, Aug 14 : As part of its ambitious Space Launch System (SLS), the US space agency has successfully tested an engine that will help propel astronauts on future deep-space missions, including Mars.

    NASA's Cassini probe set for last flyby of Saturn moon
    Washington, Aug 14 : NASA's Cassini spacecraft will zip past Saturn's moon Dione on August 17 -- the final close flyby of this icy satellite during the spacecraft's 11-year mission.

    NASA calls public to design smartwatch app for astronauts
    Washington, Aug 13 : The US space agency is seeking designs from freelancers across the world for a smartwatch app that can be used by the astronauts on the International Space Station (ISS) in space research.

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