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NASA's Ingenuity helicopter set to make history as the first controlled flight on another planet

Ingenuity is equipped with rotor blades that are four feet long and spin more rapidly than would be needed on Earth for an aircraft of its size.

Published on 19th April 2021
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NASA spacecraft leaves mess after grabbing asteroid samples

The Osiris-Rex spacecraft made one final flyby of asteroid Bennu on April 7 to take photos of the disturbance left by October's sample collection

Published on 16th April 2021
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What The FAQ: What is a rover? When was the first rover invented?  

In today's What the FAQ, we look at what rovers are, when was it invented and why everyone is talking about them now

Published on 12th April 2021
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Congress's student-wing NSUI defeats ABVP in Varanasi's Sanskrit varsity polls

District Youth Congress president Vishwanath Kunwar said the youth has given a befitting reply to the BJP and made it clear that they want a regime change

Published on 12th April 2021
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Cuttack-based astronomy team designs rover to exhibit at NASA challenge

The rover designed for the Artemis Mission 2024 is capable of travelling on different kinds of martian terrai

Published on 12th April 2021
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NASA seeks to send 1st person of colour to Moon in 2024

NASA has welcomed the nomination of former Democratic Senator Bill Nelson as its next administrator, as the US space agency works towards the key Artemis III mission

Published on 10th April 2021
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NASA's Mars Helicopter to make first flight attempt on Sunday

The 4-pound rotorcraft is expected to take off from Mars' Jezero Crater on Sunday at 12:30 pm local Mars solar time

Published on 10th April 2021
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NASA team names Martian hill after Rafael Navarro-Gonzalez

A craggy hump that stretches 120 meters tall, "Rafael Navarro Mountain" is located on Mount Sharp in northwest Gale Crater, NASA said on Monday

Published on 6th April 2021
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NASA's Mars helicopter survives its first freezing Martian night

In the days to come, Ingenuity will be the first aircraft to attempt powered, controlled flight on another planet

Published on 6th April 2021
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NASA's Mars helicopter Ingenuity survives its first chilly Martian night

On Saturday the rover dropped Ingenuity onto the surface of Mars, where it would have to survive temperatures as low as minus 90 degrees Celsius

Published on 6th April 2021
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Bacteria found aboard International Space Station suggests plant growth in space: UoH, NASA study

The researchers named the novel species as Methylobacterium ajmalii, in honour of the renowned Indian biodiversity scientist, Dr Ajmal Khan, former Professor at Annamalai University in Tamil Nadu

Published on 25th March 2021
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Natural forest being developed in Varanasi in Japanese-style to ensure plant growth

A particular area has been allotted for Yoga and a food court where different delicacies will be served. Solar energy is also used to generate electricity

Published on 25th March 2021
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NASA Ingenuity Mars Helicopter prepares for first flight

The rover currently is in transit to the airfield where Ingenuity will attempt to fly and once deployed, it will have 30 Martian days to conduct its test flight campaign

Published on 24th March 2021
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Mars may be hiding most of its ‘missing' water underground: NASA-funded study

The new study, published in the journal Science, shows that a significant portion of Mars's water -- between 30 and 99 per cent -- is trapped within minerals in the planet's crust

Published on 17th March 2021
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What the FAQ: Everything you need to know about the fastest asteroid to pass Earth on March 21

Here's all you need to know about the fastest and biggest asteroid to pass Earth in 2021, whether you can see it with bare eyes and more

Published on 13th March 2021

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