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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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Google AI that helped NASA find exoplanets now open for all

San Francisco: A Google model based on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) that helped NASA discover two exoplanets, is now... ...
NASA study

The sea level may rise twice as high by 2100 as previously estimated as a result of climate change, a new NASA study says. According to the... ...
In Jaitley`s Budget, Space department tasked to deliver 3 earth observation, 2 communication satellites

The Department of Space has been allocated Rs 8,936.97 crore in the Budget for various space-related projects. It has also been tasked to achieve... ...

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