Articles about Vikram Sarabhai

'Rocket Boys' trailer: About India's space program and other things

22 Jan 2022

Entertainment
'Rocket Boys' trailer: About India's space program and other things

SonyLIV has released the trailer of their upcoming series, Rocket Boys.

NID Ahmedabad postpones convocation; Mallika Sarabhai was chief guest

05 Feb 2020

India
NID Ahmedabad postpones convocation; Mallika Sarabhai was chief guest

The National Institute of Design (NID) in Ahmedabad has postponed its annual convocation where renowned danseuse-activist Mallika Sarabhai was invited as the chief guest.

Meet K Sivan, the farmer's son who became ISRO Chairman

24 Jul 2019

India
Meet K Sivan, the farmer's son who became ISRO Chairman

A week after the launch of Chandrayaan-2 was called-off, the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) swiftly got into action mode, and successfully completed the launch this Monday.

ISRO plans to launch its TV channel for Indian kids

13 Aug 2018

India
ISRO plans to launch its TV channel for Indian kids

In a bid to promote a scientific mindset and temper among young Indians, ISRO is set to launch its own TV channel.

ISRO's new mini-PSLVs will take just three days to assemble

22 Nov 2017

India
ISRO's new mini-PSLVs will take just three days to assemble

ISRO is determined to take India's status even higher in the global space program.

ISRO aims to launch first privately-produced rocket by 2021

21 Nov 2017

India
ISRO aims to launch first privately-produced rocket by 2021

The ISRO has said it plans to launch for the first time a rocket completely built by private players by 2020-21.

After IRNSS-1H failure, ISRO to resume satellite launches with Cartosat

23 Oct 2017

India
After IRNSS-1H failure, ISRO to resume satellite launches with Cartosat

ISRO is gearing up for its next project: the launch of Cartosat along with 30 nano satellites of foreign countries in December.

ISRO to resume satellite launches in December

17 Sep 2017

Technology
ISRO to resume satellite launches in December

Despite suffering a setback due to its unsuccessful satellite launch on 31st August, ISRO announced that it would resume satellite launches from December.

Ex-ISRO chief UR Rao passes away

24 Jul 2017

India
Ex-ISRO chief UR Rao passes away

The man behind Aryabhatta, the internationally-renowned space scientist UR Rao passed away in the wee hours of Monday morning.

India has its own "desi" version of Google Earth

16 Apr 2017

Technology
India has its own "desi" version of Google Earth

While we wait with bated breath for the new revamped version of Google Earth, this will be a good time to reflect on the fact that India too has its own homegrown version powered by ISRO.

Scientists who shone through Mangalyaan

13 Dec 2016

Technology
Scientists who shone through Mangalyaan

India's first interplanetary mission, Mangalyaan brought out pictures of the women at ISRO dressed in brightly coloured silk sarees celebrating the mission.