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Google dedicates its doodle to NASA's seven earth sized exoplanets ...
New Delhi , Feb. 23 : Google has always made sure to celebrate every special affair around the globe.

NASA telescope reveals largest batch of Earth-size, habitable-zone ...
Washington D.C. [USA], 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 ...

NASA: Snow science in support of our nation's water supply
Washington, Feb 17 : Researchers have completed the first flights of a NASA-led field campaign that is targeting one of the biggest gaps in scientists' understanding of Earth's water resources: snow.

NASA needs your help in finding new ninth planet
New York [USA], Feb. 17 : NASA has called on the world to help it in the search for the new ninth planet, as anyone from a kindergartener to a 95-year-old, can participate in their new project to find the not-yet-discovered celestial body.

Scientists shortlist three landing sites for Mars 2020
Washington, Feb 13 : Participants in a landing site workshop for NASA's upcoming Mars 2020 mission have recommended three locations on the Red Planet for further evaluation.

Next generation batteries could provide power to microsatellites, ...
Washington,Feb 11 : Sometimes good things come in very small packages. Just ask Dr. Luke Roberson, senior principal investigator for Flight Research within the Exploration Research and Technology Directorate at NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

Asteroid resembles dungeons and dragons dice
Washington, Feb 11 : Radar images of asteroid 2017 BQ6 were obtained on Feb. 6 and 7 with NASA's 70-meter (230-foot) antenna at the Goldstone Deep Space Communications Complex in California.

NASA's OSIRIS-REx begins Earth-Trojan Asteroid search
Washington, Feb 10 : A NASA spacecraft begins its search Thursday for an enigmatic class of near-Earth objects known as Earth-Trojan asteroids. OSIRIS-REx, currently on a two-year outbound journey to the asteroid Bennu, will spend almost two weeks searching for evidence of these small bodies.

NASA, UCI reveal new details of Greenland Ice loss
Washington, Feb 10 : Less than a year after the first research flight kicked off NASA's Oceans Melting Greenland campaign last March, data from the new program are providing a dramatic increase in knowledge of how Greenland's ice sheet is melting from below.

NASA's Curiosity Rover sharpens paradox of ancient Mars
Washington, Feb 7 : Mars scientists are wrestling with a problem. Ample evidence says ancient Mars was sometimes wet, with water flowing and pooling on the planet's surface.

NASA makes an epic update to website for daily Earth pics
Washington, Jan 3 : NASA has upgraded its website that provides daily views of the Earth from one million miles away. NASA's Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera (EPIC) camera imagery website was recently updated allowing the public to choose natural or enhanced color images of the Earth and even ...

Kailash Manasarovar Yatra-2017: Mar 15 last date for registration
New Delhi, Feb 2 : Pilgrims and travellers wanting to go on the Kailash Manasarovar Yatra 2017, organized by the Ministry of External Affairs, have to complete their registrations by Mar 15, 2017, according to a release by the ministry.

NASA, NOAA Data show 2016 warmest year on record globally
Washington, Jan 19 : Earth's 2016 surface temperatures were the warmest since modern recordkeeping began in 1880, according to independent analyses by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

Had no option but to cancel Puducherry CM's order on social media ...
New Delhi , Jan. 6: Defending her decision to cancel the Puducherry Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy's order to ban the use of social media for official communication, Lt. Governor Kiran Bedi on Friday said that she had no option but to declare the order null and void as it is against the Government ...

Puducherry Governor Bedi 'voids' CM's circular banning social media ...
Puducherry , Jan. 5 : Puducherry Lieutenant Governor Kiran Bedi on Thursday declared a circular issued by Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy banning the use of social media applications such as Facebook and WhatsApp for official communication as 'null and void', stating that such an order falls in ...

NASA selects two missions to explore the early solar system
Washington, Jan 5 : NASA has selected two missions that have the potential to open new windows on one of the earliest eras in the history of our solar system - a time less than 10 million years after the birth of our sun. The missions, known as Lucy and Psyche, were chosen from five finalists and ...

NASA selects mission to study Black Holes, cosmic x-ray mysteries
Washington, Jan 4 : NASA has selected a science mission that will allow astronomers to explore, for the first time, the hidden details of some of the most extreme and exotic astronomical objects, such as stellar and supermassive black holes, neutron stars and pulsars.

NASA finds rainfall data on Tropical Cyclone Vardah
Washington D.C [US], Dec. 16 : NASA gathered rainfall data onTropical Cyclone Vardah from its birth in the Bay of Bengal throughits movement west into the Arabian Sea.

NASA's Curiosity rover detects boron on surface of Mars
Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 14 : In a first of its kind, NASA's Curiosity rover science team detected element Boron on the surface of Mars, indicating the potential for long-term habitable groundwater in the ancient past.

NASA cites tropical Cyclone Vardah made landfall
Washington .D.C [US], Dec. 13 : Tropical Cyclone Vardah made landfall in eastern India, as the NASA-NOAA Suomi NPP satellite passed over it from space.

NASA spots Tropical Cyclone Vardah's off-center strength
Washington D.C. [US], Dec.11 : NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite captured an image of Tropical Cyclone Vardah that showed strongest storms expanding west of the center.

NASA cites tropical cyclone hovering near Andaman Islands
Washington D.C [US], Dec. 9 : As NASA's Aqua satellite passed over the Bay of Bengal, Tropical Cyclone 05B was renamed Vardah and continued moving away from the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

NASA sees 'nada' strength left in 'Tropical Cyclone Nada'
Washington D.C. [USA], Dec. 4 : NASA's Aqua satellite flew over Tropical Cyclone Nada in the Northern Indian Ocean and infrared imagery showed that Nada had "nada" in terms of strong thunderstorms.

Early noctilucent ice clouds formed over Antarctica
WashingtonD.C [US], Dec. 3 : The sky over Antarctica is glowing electric blue due to the start of noctilucent, or night-shining, cloud season in the Southern Hemisphere, shows data from NASA's Aeronomy of Ice in the Mesosphere (AIM).

By-polls: Narayanasamy bags Nellithoppe assembly seat
Pondicherry [India], Nov 22 : Congress contender and Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy bagged the Nellithoppe assembly seat in Puducherry by-election defeating AIADMK's Om Sakthi Segar.

Birds have built-in air conditioners, reveals CT Scan
Washington D.C. [USA], Nov. 9(ANI): In a recent study it has been found that birds' bills are filled with complex structures called nasal conchae that moderate the temperature of air being inhaled.

Puducherry Chief Minister meets Rajnath Singh
New Delhi, Oct 1 : Puducherry Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday.

NASA's hubble spots possible water plumes erupting on Jupiter's Moon ...
Washington Sept 27 : Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have imaged what may be water vapor plumes erupting off the surface of Jupiter's moon Europa.

NASA's IceBridge observes effects of summer melt on Greenland Ice ...
California, Sept 16 : NASA's IceBridge, an airborne survey of polar ice, flew over the Helheim/Kangerdlugssuaq region of Greenland on Sept. 11, 2016.

Pluto 'paints' its largest moon red
California, Sept 15 : In June 2015, when the cameras on NASA's approaching New Horizons spacecraft first spotted the large reddish polar region on Pluto's largest moon, Charon, mission scientists knew two things: they'd never seen anything like it elsewhere in our solar system, and they couldn't ...