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ISRO's Young Scientist Programme for school students: Registration ends soon
India

ISRO's Young Scientist Programme for school students: Registration ends soon

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) announced the launch of a special two-week Young Scientist Programme or YUva VIgyani KAryakram (YUVIKA) for school children.
UPA government didn't clear A-SAT missile-test: DRDO ex-chief on #MissionShakti
India

UPA government didn't clear A-SAT missile-test: DRDO ex-chief on #MissionShakti

After PM Narendra Modi announced that India has become a space superpower with the success of Mission Shakti, former Director General of DRDO, VK Saraswat, blamed the erstwhile UPA government for delaying the space programme.
Japan lands probe on asteroid 300 million km from Earth
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Japan lands probe on asteroid 300 million km from Earth

On Friday, the Japan Space Exploration Agency (JAXA) announced that a probe, Hayabusa2, had successfully landed on an asteroid 300 million km from Earth.
NASA bids adieu to Opportunity, the indomitable Mars rover
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NASA bids adieu to Opportunity, the indomitable Mars rover

Eight months after it fell silent during a dust storm sweeping across Mars, NASA, on Wednesday, bid an emotional farewell to its Opportunity rover, and declared it officially dead.
Days after sprouting, China's moon plants die a cold death
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Days after sprouting, China's moon plants die a cold death

Two days after China made history by sprouting the first-ever seeds on the moon, tragedy has befallen the tiny sapling.
China makes history again; sprouts seeds on the moon
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China makes history again; sprouts seeds on the moon

After making a historic first-ever landing on the dark side of the moon, China has made space exploration history yet again.
ISRO to send astronauts, including women, to space by 2021
India

ISRO to send astronauts, including women, to space by 2021

On Friday, ISRO chief K Sivan said that the space agency had set a target of sending Indian astronauts, including women, to space by December 2021, as part of its ambitious human spaceflight project, the Gaganyaan mission.
This astronaut mistakenly called 911 from space: Here's what happened
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This astronaut mistakenly called 911 from space: Here's what happened

Pocket-dialling or butt-dialling, whatever you call it, is a pretty common phenomenon that most of us have experienced.
Chandrayaan-2 mission likely to be launched next month, says ISRO
India

Chandrayaan-2 mission likely to be launched next month, says ISRO

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is likely to launch Chandrayaan-2, the country's second mission to the Moon, next month, sources in the space agency said today.

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