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After successful launch of Cartosat 2 satellite, ISRO looks to the future

The Indian space agency has already begun work on the third generation of the earth observation satellite -- the first of which will be ready by 2018 and boost the capability to generate digital......

Moon 'photobombs' Earth again in new NASA image!

For the second time in a year, a NASA camera aboard the Deep Space Climate Observatory satellite captured a 'lunar photobomb' -- a stunning view the Moon as it moved in front of the sunlit side of......

ISRO begins countdown for launch of 20 satellites

A 48-hour countdown began on Monday for the launch of record 20 satellites, including India's latest earth observation Cartosat-2 Series Satellite, onboard PSLV C-34 from Sriharikota on June 22.......

India successfully launches first space observatory Astrosat into orbit

Just over 22 minutes into the flight, the rocket put Astrosat into orbit at an altitude of 650 km above the earth    Joining an elite group of nations, India on Monday successfully......

Revealed: The 'dark side' of Moon

A NASA satellite, orbiting one million miles away, has captured stunning images of the Moon passing the Earth's sunlit side, which show the 'dark side' of the lunar body that is never visible from......

The consortium powering India's space race

ISRO has an opportunity to be the one-stop shop for satellite manufacturing, and Alpha Design is just the booster it needed.Raghu Krishnan reports. When the Indian Space Research Organisation......

Why Apple chose Hyderabad to set up its map development centre

The city houses National Remote Sensing Centre and is also home to several companies offer geographical information system services.     Hyderabad has the country’s largest hub of......

India Post goes high-tech, geo-tags post offices on Bhuvan

The Postal Department has geo-tagged more than 1,50,000 post offices on geo-portal Bhuvan, developed by ISRO As emails and SMSes become the order of the day, the good-old Postal Department is......

Space tourism a good scope for insurance firms

As space tourism matures, it holds tremendous opportunity for insurance companies to offer risk coverage to those on-board, similar to what they do for passengers of airlines, industry officials......

Solar storm could disrupt London Olympics

Despite all preparations almost complete for the 2012 London Olympics, the organisers of the 9.3 billion mega event are now faced with some genuine problem as London could suffer a solar storm......
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Suu Kyi rejects criticism over Rohingya, UN chief urges army pullback

Aung San Suu Kyi pledged Tuesday to hold rights violators to account over the Rohingya crisis but refused to blame Myanmars army, as the UN chief... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/633889/suu-kyi-rejects-criticism-over.html
it’s time for a new mission to explore the possibility of life on Saturn’s moons

NASA’s Cassini mission has made its “ death plunge ” into the swirling clouds of Saturn after 20 years of exploring the planet... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/science-technology/cassini-crashes-it-s-time-for-a-new-mission-to-explore-the-possibility-of-life-on-saturn-s-moons-81769.html
NASA satellite data can predict malaria outbreaks

Scientists are developing a new system to help predict malaria outbreaks at the household level months in advance, using data from NASA's fleet of... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/science/report-nasa-satellite-data-can-predict-malaria-outbreaks-2545589
Indian scientists got it right

Indian scientists, who predicted the look of the solar corona before the August 21 total solar eclipse, have been able to capture most of the key... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/629528/prediction-solar-corona-indian-scientists.html
ISRO looking at consortium for PSLVs, says Chief Kiran Kumar

Known for its low-cost satellite launches, India's space agency ISRO is looking at a consortium for building launch vehicles to enhance its... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/science/report-isro-looking-at-consortium-for-pslvs-says-chief-kiran-kumar-2537063

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