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Mars Opportunity suffering from bouts of 'amnesia' post flash memory ...
Washington, Dec 31 : NASA's Mars Opportunity rover is facing some problems with memory and been going through bouts of "amnesia" because of flash memory storage failures.
NASA designs ape-like robot, 'RobotSimian' for disaster relief
Washington, Dec 31 : NASA has developed an ape-like emergency response robot that can pick up and manipulate objects at the time of disasters.
New NASA instrument to accurately measure Earth's soil
Washington, Dec 31 : NASA is all set to launch an instrument that will measure the moisture lodged in Earth's soils with unprecedented accuracy and resolution.
NASA's Dawn spacecraft begins approach phase towards dwarf planet ...
Washington, Dec. 30 : NASA's Dawn spacecraft has started its approach phase towards dwarf planet Ceres, which has never been visited before by a spacecraft.
Dawn spacecraft begins approach to Ceres: NASA
Los Angeles, Dec 30 : The Dawn spacecraft has entered an approach phase in which it will continue to close in on Ceres, a dwarf planet never visited before, NASA has said.
NASA robot set to help in disasters
Washington, Dec 30 : NASA scientists have designed an ape-like robot that can go into places dangerous for human rescuers and execute tasks such as lifting debris off survivors.
NASA plans to develop ' floating human colony' above Venus
Washington, Dec. 28 : NASA has recently mapped out a plan to develop a human floating city above Venus in order to explore solar system's most inhospitable planets.
NASA app unravels space station working for layman
New York, Dec 28 : NASA has launched an app that tells you pretty much everything you need to know about what the International Space Station (ISS) is up to.
NASA's giant leaps to space in 2014
Washington, Dec 27 : Apart from Orion's test flight towards Mars, cutting-edge scientific discoveries while studying the Earth and space and preparing for the next generation of air travel were some of the highlights for US space agency NASA in 2014.
Merry Christmas, NASA astronauts say from space
Washington, Dec 25 : The stockings are out, the tree is up and Christmas celebrations are on in the zero-gravity nest of astronauts in space.
NASA discovers Christmas island
New York, Dec 24 : If you are looking for a perfect Christmas gift, NASA's Aqua satellite has spotted it in the southern Indian Ocean.
NASA selects new commercial space partners
Washignton, Dec 24 : NASA has selected four US companies to collaborate with the US space agency to develop new space capabilities available to the government and other customers.
NASA reveals space successes of 2014
Washington, Dec 23 : NASA has achieved a lot in space exploration in 2014, including taking giant steps on Mars, testing cutting-edge technologies and making scientific discoveries while studying our changing Earth and the infinite universe.
NASA captures colourful solar portrait
Washington, Dec 23 : NASA's Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array (NuSTAR) has taken its first picture of the Sun, producing the most sensitive and colourful solar portrait ever taken in high-energy X-rays.
Signs of Europa's plumes remain elusive
Washington, Dec 21 : A fresh look at data collected by NASA's Cassini spacecraft during its 2001 flyby of Jupiter shows that its moon Europa's tenuous atmosphere is even thinner than previously thought.
Watch video on Orion spacecraft's return to Earth
New York, Dec 21 : A video recorded during NASA's Orion return through the Earth's atmosphere provides viewers a first look of the intense conditions astronauts will endure when they return from deep space destinations on the journey to Mars.
When NASA 'emailed' a spanner to ISS
New York, Dec 20 : When astronauts at the International Space Station (ISS) asked people on Earth to send them a ratcheting socket wrench (or spanner), it took just a click of the mouse to "email" the hardware to them, literally.
NASA successfully 'emails' 3D-printing wrench to ISS astronaut
Washington, Dec. 20 : NASA and Made in Space was recently able to successfully email the designs of 3D-printing socket wrench to an ISS astronaut Barry Wilmore, it has been reported.
NASA to develop gecko-inspired gripping tools
Washington, Dec 20 : NASA scientists are working on adhesive gripping tools that could tackle objects such as orbital debris or defunct satellites that would otherwise be hard to handle.
NASA satellite reveals first ever detailed map of how CO2 looks from ...
Washington, Dec 19 : NASA scientists have revealed that first global maps created using newest carbon dioxide-monitoring satellite's data, showing one of the most detailed views of CO2 ever created.
NASA's planet-hunting Kepler finds new exoplanet
Washington, Dec 19 : NASA's planet-hunting Kepler spacecraft has made a comeback with the discovery of the first exoplanet found using its new K2 mission.
Long-standing space mystery of high-latitude auroras' origin revealed
Washington, Dec 19 : ESA's Cluster and NASA's Image satellites have worked together to explain a particular type of very high-latitude aurora, which is the most visible manifestation of the Sun's effect on Earth.
NASA's Kepler makes a comeback by discovering new super-Earth
Washington, Dec 19 : A new research has revealed that NASA's Kepler spacecraft proved that it can still find planets.
Cassini sheds new light on Europa's atmosphere
Washington, Dec 19 : Astronomers have revealed that analysis of NASA's Cassini spacecraft's data collected during its 2001 flyby of Jupiter sheds new light on the atmosphere of the planet's moon Europa.
NASA's Chandra weighs universe's most massive young, distant galaxy ...
Washington, Dec 19 : NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory has weighed the most massive young, distant galaxy cluster in the universe.
Mid-level solar flare observed by NASA on Dec. 16
Washington, Dec. 18 : NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory has recently captured a mid-level solar flare on Dec. 16, 2014, it has been reported.
NASA's Mars curiosity rover finds 'tenfold spike' in methane, organic ...
Washington, Dec. 17 : NASA's Mars curiosity rover has found tenfold spike in methane in the Martian atmosphere and other organic chemicals in the red planet's soil, it has been reported.
NASA detects organic matter on Mars
Washington, Dec 17 : In a promising find, the NASA Curiosity rover has detected organic molecules - the building blocks of all known forms of terrestrial life - on Mars.
'Tsunami Wave' still being experienced by NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft
Washington, Dec 16 : Scientists have revealed that the "tsunami wave" that NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft began experiencing earlier this year is still propagating outward.
MAVEN's first results may offer clues to how Mars lost atmosphere
Washington, Dec. 16 : The first results from NASA's MAVEN mission may be able to provide clues regarding how Mars lost its atmosphere to space over time.