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NASA launches world's smallest satellite built by Indian students
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , June 22 : A team of students from Space Kidz India in Chennai, who built the world's smallest satellite called 'KalamSat', rejoiced after its launch by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) today.

Indian-American selected by NASA among 12 new astronauts
New Delhi , June 8 : The NASA has chosen an American of Indian descent--Raja Chari, among the 12 new astronauts.

NASA to launch world's first mission into Sun's atmosphere in 2018
Washington D.C. [United States], May 31 : The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for the very first time will launch a probe mission directly into the atmosphere of the sun in 2018.

PM Modi wishes Puducherry CM Narayanasamy on 70th birthday
New Delhi , May 30 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday gave birthday greetings to Puducherry Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy on his 70th birthday and prayed for his long and healthy life.

NASA to reveal details on its first mission to touch sun
Washington D.C. [USA], May 29 : NASA is expected to announce new details on its first mission to fly directly into our sun's atmosphere on May 31.

Hubble catches unusual galaxy duo by the 'Hare'
Washington D.C. [USA], May 13 : NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has spotted a peculiar object in the Hare constellation that's made up of two individual galaxies, speeding past each other at more than 2 million kilometres per hour.

NASA rejects Trump's request for manning space rocket
New York [U.S.], May 13 : NASA will be launching its Space Launch System in 2019, but has ruled out putting a crew on board.

NASA eyes intensifying tropical cyclone 'Frances'
Washington D.C. [USA], April 29 : Two NASA satellites have provided forecasters in Australia with visible and rainfall data as tropical cyclone 'Frances' strengthened in the western Timor Sea.

Google Doodle celebrates Cassini spacecraft's 'Grand Finale' mission
London [UK], Apr 26 : As NASA's Cassini Spacecraft enters its final dive, called 'The Grand Finale', into orbiting Saturn's moon, Titan, Google commemorates the occasion by making a special Doodle.

NASA looks at newly formed Tropical Depression 3W in 3-D
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 26 : Tropical Depression 03W formed in the Pacific Ocean west of Guam on April 24, 2017, and data from the Global Precipitation Measurement Mission or GPM core satellite was used to look at the storm in 3-D.

There may be alien life in solar system: NASA
Moscow [Russia], Apr. 14 : In a first confirmation of its kind, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has confirmed the possibility of life inhabiting Enceladus, the watery moon of Saturn.

NASA detects metal in Mars' atmosphere
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr. 12 : Mars has electrically charged metal atoms (ions) high in its atmosphere, according to new results from NASA's MAVEN spacecraft.

Tropical Cyclone Cook moves past New Caledonia, finds NASA
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr. 11: Tropical Cyclone Cook formed in the Southern Pacific Ocean and on Sunday, April 9, 2017 and moved across the island of New Caledonia in the South Pacific Ocean on early on April 10. NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP Satellite passed over Cook as it was making landfall.

Kiran Bedi, Narayanasamy lock horns over senior official's transfer
Puducherry , Apr 5 : A tussle of power is underway in Puducherry between Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi and the Congress Government headed by V. Narayanasamy over the transfer of a senior civil service official.

NASA observations reshape basic plasma wave physics
Washington, Mar 31 : When NASA's Magnetospheric Multiscale ? or MMS ? mission was launched, the scientists knew it would answer questions fundamental to the nature of our universe ? and MMS hasn't disappointed.

Canada: NASA-style Stopwatch measures pulse of laser light
Toronto, Mar 31 : Engineers from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, for the Ice, Cloud and land Elevation Satellite-2 (ICESat-2) had built a timer to measure pulse of laser light.

Soon, we'll be watching videos from NASA's next-gen Orion in ultra-HD
Washington D.C. [USA], Mar. 30 : Astronauts may soon be able to communicate faster to and from space as NASA's advanced laser communications system called LEMNOS has brought speedy connections closer to the reality.

NASA, ISRO jointly working on project NISAR
New Delhi , Mar. 29 : The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) are jointly working on the development of Dual Frequency (L and S band) Synthetic Aperture Radar Imaging Satellite named as NASA-ISRO ...

Arctic sea ice maximum at record low for third straight year
Washington, Mar 23 : Arctic sea ice was at a record low maximum extent for the third straight year, according to scientists at the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) and NASA.

Trump signs bill pushing for crewed NASA mission to Mars
Washington D.C. [U.S.], Mar. 22 : U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed into law a bill that set a goal for the country's space agency NASA to send humans to Mars by 2033.

Trump signs bill pushing for crewed NASA mission to Mars
Washington D.C. [U.S.], Mar. 22 : U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed into law a bill that set a goal for the country's space agency NASA to send humans to Mars by 2033.

NASA's Van Allen Probes uncovers 'relativistic' electrons
Washington D.C. [USA], Mar. 16 : Earth's radiation belts, two doughnut-shaped regions of charged particles encircling our planet,were discovered more than 50 years ago, but their behaviour is still not completely understood.

NASA's Kepler provides another peek at ultra-cool neighbor
Washington, Mar 8 : On Feb. 22, astronomers announced that the ultra-cool dwarf star, TRAPPIST-1, hosts a total of seven Earth-size planets that are likely rocky, a discovery made by NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope in combination with ground-based telescopes.

NASA wants to create coolest spot in Universe
Washington, Mar 7 : This summer, an ice chest-sized box will fly to the International Space Station, where it will create the coolest spot in the universe.

Probing seven worlds with NASA's James Webb Space Telescope
Washington, Mar 4 : With the discovery of seven earth-sized planets around the TRAPPIST-1 star 40 light years away, astronomers are looking to the upcoming James Webb Space Telescope to help us find out if any of these planets could possibly support life.

NASA spacecraft's close call with Martian moon Phobos
New Delhi , Mar. 4 : NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution Mission (MAVEN), which is in its second year of studying the Red Planet's atmosphere, was recently forced to perform unscheduled maneuver to avert a space-wreck.

Three rockets launched within hours explore auroras over Alaska
Washington, Mar 3 : Three NASA rockets carrying instruments into active auroras over Alaska to aid scientists studying the northern lights and the interactions of the solar wind with Earth's upper atmosphere and ionosphere were launched within a nearly two-hour period Mar 2, 2017.

NASA study improves forecasts of summer Arctic sea ice
Washington, Mar 3 : The Arctic has been losing sea ice over the past several decades as Earth warms.

NASA study hints at possible change in water 'Fingerprint' of Comet
Washington, Mar 1 : A trip past the sun may have selectively altered the production of one form of water in a comet - an effect not seen by astronomers before, a new NASA study suggests.

NASA telescope reveals largest batch of Earth-size, habitable-zone ...
Washington, Feb 23 : NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has revealed the first known system of seven Earth-size planets around a single star. Three of these planets are firmly located in the habitable zone, the area around the parent star where a rocky planet is most likely to have liquid water.