NASA Postpones Spacewalk which was done by  two astronauts Thomas Marshburn and  Kayla Brown on November 30

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NASA Postpones Spacewalk To Fix Space Station Antenna Citing 'Debris Risk'

A spacewalk that was planned to repair a faulty antenna on the International Space Station on November 30 has been postponed. NASA said, due to "debris notification", they have to postpone it. About two US astronauts were supposed to venture outside the space station at 7:10 a.m, however, it was postponed after NASA tweeted that the spacewalk had been called off for time being. 

Tue, 30 Nov 2021 - 08:26 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: NASA, Russian satellite, U.S., astronauts, Space Station

Courtesy: Reuters

lunar eclipse

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People To Witness Century's Longest Partial Lunar Eclipse: NASA

The lunar eclipse that will be seen on November 19, will be the longest partial eclipse, lasting 3 hours and 28 minutes. It is also reported to be the longest eclipse in 580 years, according to NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center. All of North America, along with parts of South America, Polynesia, Australia, and northeast Asia, will be able to see the Moon in red,… read-more

Fri, 19 Nov 2021 - 03:08 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: Lunar Eclipse, America, partial eclipse, NASA, Red Moon

Courtesy: Hindustan Times


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NASA's Artemis I Space Mission: Snoopy To Return To Space As Crew Member

Snoopy from Peanuts comic strip is ready for a "space return." Snoopy will be a member of the "crew" on Artemis I, unmanned test trip for NASA's Artemis program, which aims to return people to Moon in 2022. Snoopy was pictured in an orange flight suit, gloves, boots, and a NASA patch, getting ready for his second trip to orbit after catching a ride on the space shuttle Columbia in 1990.

Tue, 16 Nov 2021 - 08:20 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: NASA, moon mission, SNOOPY, Astronaut, Space

Courtesy: The Indian Express

International Space Station

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Space Station Crew Locked Themselves As Russia Tested Anti-satellite Missile

The United States expressed its concerns over the space debris generated from Russia's anti-satellite missile test on November 15. After the test, NASA advised the seven-member crew of the International space station to lock themselves in their docked spaceship capsules for two hours. ''We'll continue monitoring the debris in the coming days and beyond to ensure the safety of our crew in orbit,'' said Bill Nelson, NASA chief. 

Tue, 16 Nov 2021 - 08:07 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Space Station, NASA, Anti-satellite missile test, Russia, Space Debris

Courtesy: Reuters

NASA Astronauts

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NASA And SpaceX Sends 4 Astronauts Into Orbit

Veteran spacewalker, two young crewmates, and a German materials scientist, on November 10, were sent to the International Space Station, jointly by NASA and SpaceX. NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida deployed the SpaceX-built launch vehicle, which consisted a Crew Dragon spacecraft and a two-stage Falcon 9 rocket. The liftoff of the Dragon spacecraft, named Endurance by the crew, was aired live from Cape Canaveral on NASA TV.

Thu, 11 Nov 2021 - 03:15 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: SpaceX, NASA, astronauts, earth's orbit, Rocket

Courtesy: Money Control

SpaceX's lunar lander

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U.S Court Approves SpaceX To Build $2.9 Billion Lunar Lander

The US Federal Court Claims that the approval to SpaceX to build the lunar lander, used under the "Artemis" mission to land humans on the moon has been clarified on November 5. As per the report, Blue Origin filed a lawsuit against NASA protesting that the contract was given to Blue Origin and Dynetics. However, the court had given orders against the plea and took a… read-more

Fri, 05 Nov 2021 - 08:00 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: SpaceX, Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, BLUE ORIGIN, NASA

Courtesy: India Today

NASA's Diwali Post

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Sparkling Starfield: NASA’s Post On 'Diwali From Space' Dazzles Everyone

For Diwali, India lighted up in a magnificent blaze of light and color, with photographs of the festivities hitting social media sites. Many Indians were looking forward to NASA's image of the country from space. They finally got a peek of the Hubble Space Telescope's spectacular "sparkling starfield." "It contains a densely-packed collection of… read-more

Fri, 05 Nov 2021 - 07:38 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Diwali, India, NASA, hubble space telescope, Indian Festivals

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Milky Way Galaxy

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NASA Selects New Telescope To Study History Of Star Birth & Death

Considering the recent history of star birth, star death, and chemical element creation in the Milky Way, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has chosen a new space telescope proposal out of 18 proposals. The new gamma-ray telescope is called Compton Spectrometer and Imager (COSI). The COSI is likely to be launched in 2025. Reportedly, the mission is excepted to cost more than $145 million. 

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 06:04 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Gamma ray, telescope, NASA, Milky way, cosi

Courtesy: ANI

World's Youngest Astronomer; Found 18 Asteroids


8-Year-Old Brazilian Girl Becomes World's Youngest Astronomer

Nicole Oliveira, an 8-year-old Brazilian girl has found 18 Asteroids under the project 'Asteroid Hunters' run by the International Astronomical Search Collaboration. The project is affiliated with NASA and is meant to engage young kids in science by giving them a chance to make space discoveries of their own. Little Oliveira is now called the World's Youngest Astronomer for reaching out to stars at such a young age.

Sat, 02 Oct 2021 - 03:01 PM / by Muskan Arora

Tags: space Adventures, astronomy, Nicole Oliveira, Brazil ministry of science, NASA

Courtesy: News 18

NASA Lucy Mission

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NASA To Launch 'Lucy' To Jupiter's Trojan Asteroids

NASA has filled "Lucy" with fuel and is being packed into a capsule for launch on October 16. Lucy will be the first spacecraft of the agency to explore Jupiter's Trojan asteroids. Scientists aim to improve their views on how the planets originated 4.5 billion years ago by examining these asteroids up close. Engineers have run tests on Lucy's mechanical, electrical, and thermal-systems, and practiced launching the spacecraft from mission-… read-more

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 02:54 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: NASA, Lucy Mission, Jupiter, Trojan Asteroids

Courtesy: ANI