China is failing to meet responsible standards: NASA after Chinese rocket debris lands in Indian Ocean

New Delhi: Hours after the debris from the Chinese ‘Long March 5B’ rocket landed in the Indian Ocean on Sunday (May 9, 2021), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) said that China is failing to meet the responsible standards. In an official statement, NASA Administrator Bill Nelson said that the spacefaring nations must minimize … Read more

NASA’s Hubble Shares Photo of Breathtaking ‘Necklace Nebula’ That Shines Like Cosmic Diamonds

Have you ever seen a big glowing diamond necklace, except the diamonds in this necklace are gas clumps and star debris, and the scale of the necklace is cosmic? On Friday, April 30, NASA released an image of this space beauty that will take your breath away. Known as ‘necklace nebula,’ this oasis of light … Read more

France joins Indo-Pacific Ocean Initiative launched by India

India and France during ongoing visit of Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of France, have decided to expand their Indo-Pacific partnership with Paris joining the Indo-Pacific Ocean Initiative launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The Minister held in-depth talks with his counterpart, the External Affairs Minister Dr S. Jaishankar, on Tuesday … Read more

On 60th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin’s historic flight, President Vladimir Putin vows Russia will remain space power

MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin marked the 60th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin`s historic space flight on Monday with a pledge that Moscow would remain a key space and nuclear power. Gagarin became the first human in outer space on April 12, 1961, in one of the Soviet Union`s most important Cold War victories and a … Read more

Artificial Space Objects Causing Light Pollution Are Posing Threats to Astronomy

Space debris is not just a threat to working satellites and the International Space Station, but may also hinder the work that is being carried out by astrophysicists who are observing space objects. According to a recent study published in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, researchers have highlighted how the artificial light emitted … Read more

Largest asteroid to come closest to Earth today at 124,000 kmph

Washington: The largest asteroid to visit Earth in 2021 is passing by our planet on Sunday (March 21) at a speed of about 124,000 kmph. Although this speed is faster than the speed at which most asteroids encounter Earth, there is no threat of a collision with our planet, NASA said earlier this month. Called … Read more

NASA Shares Stunning Photo of What Aurora Borealis Looks Like From Space

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) left its followers star-struck this weekend as it shared the nocturnal view of Moscow from space. Taking to Instagram, NASA shared a night view of the Russian capital city covered with miniature city lights. And it was not only this, the picture became even more special as the magical … Read more

NASA posts stunning picture of big, beautiful blue galaxy, shares interesting facts

New Delhi: NASA posted a beautiful picture of the galaxy named NGC 2336 from it’s Hubble telescope on Monday (March 8). The galaxy was discovered in 1876 by German astronomer Wilhelm Tempel. NASA captioned their post, “Check out NGC 2336, a galaxy about 100 million light-years away. Discovered in 1876, by astronomer William Tempel, the … Read more

Raveena Tandon feels like a alien as she gets a hair makeover; shares pic : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Actress Raveena Tandon recently got a rather unusual hair makeover and joked that she is gearing up for space. The actress shared a picture on her instagram feed where she is seen in the process of getting her hair coloured with aluminium foil strips being put on her head. “I’m off to space ! Is … Read more