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Chinese crew successfully dock with space station: Report

Published on Oct 16, 2021 05:14 AM IST

China launches 3-person crew to its space station on 6-month mission

The crewed spaceship Shenzhou-13, atop a Long March-2F carrier rocket being launched from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China's Gobi Desert,
Published on Oct 15, 2021 10:48 PM IST

'Important milestone': Xi congratulates Chinese astronauts in space station

Chinese astronauts salute as they speak to President Xi Jinping via a video call from the Tianhe core module of China's space station.
Published on Jun 23, 2021 02:43 PM IST

Chinese crewed spaceship Shenzhou-12 docks with new space station module Tianhe

The docking process in space between the Tianhe core module of China's space station and a crewed Shenzhou-12 spaceship.
Published on Jun 17, 2021 04:56 PM IST

China launches Shenzhou-12 shuttle carrying first crew to new space station

Shenzhou 12 space mission: China will send three astronauts -- Nie Haisheng, Liu Boming, and Tang Hongbo -- as its first crew to a new space station today.
Published on Jun 17, 2021 07:12 AM IST

Space station launch honors 'Hidden Figures' mathematician

Northrop Grumman launched the 4-ton shipment for NASA in the early afternoon from Wallops, where temperatures were just above freezing.
Published on Feb 21, 2021 08:25 AM IST

SpaceX capsule with 4 astronauts reaches space station

SpaceX launched four astronauts to the International Space Station on Sunday on the first full-fledged taxi flight for NASA by a private company. It kicks off what NASA hopes will be a long series of crew rotations between the US and the space station, after years of delay.
Updated on Nov 17, 2020 11:59 AM IST

International Space Station crew looks for source of small cabin air leak: NASA

It said the crew, composed of NASA’s Chris Cassidy and Russia’s Ivan Vagner and Anatoly Ivanishin, would close the station’s hatches this weekend to monitor air pressure and find the source of the leak.
Published on Aug 21, 2020 07:26 AM IST

Twitter tagged NASA for a date, their chat is ‘out of the world’. Literally

A glimpse of the chat between NASA and Twitter.
Published on May 21, 2020 08:23 PM IST

Newsmaker: The significance of Christina Koch’s space journey

NASA astronaut Christina Koch tries on the Sokol launch and entry suit she was to wear on her returns to Earth.
Published on Feb 21, 2020 07:30 PM IST

An out of this world experience: Space hotels race to offer tourists a room in the sky

Space hotels race to offer tourists a room in the sky.
Updated on Dec 02, 2019 10:04 AM IST

‘Lots of room there’: NASA wants a non-American to set foot on Moon too

Only once the Gateway is expanded will non-Americans be able to make the journey too.
Updated on Oct 22, 2019 09:35 AM IST

Space travel is a business now. That’s good

Space travel might be converted into a profitable business in the coming years.
Updated on Jul 26, 2019 07:01 PM IST

Virtually there: Here’s how video games can send you to the moon

In the sixth instalment of the car-racing game Gran Turismo 6, players get to leave Earth and speed about on the moon, in a lunar rover.
Updated on Jul 13, 2019 09:21 PM IST

More scientific missions needed, but budget a key consideration, say experts

Photo for representation (PTI)
Published on Jun 14, 2019 07:03 AM IST

India planning to launch own space station within a decade: ISRO chief

Photo for representation
Updated on Jun 14, 2019 02:19 AM IST

ISS astronauts looking for Parkinson’s cure in space: NASA

ISS astronauts looking for Parkinson’s cure in space: NASA
Updated on Apr 03, 2019 07:34 PM IST

NASA scraps all-women space walk for lack of well-fitting suits

Astronaut Anne McClain working on March 22, 2019, on the International Space Station's Port-4 truss structure.
Updated on Mar 26, 2019 03:44 PM IST

2 NASA astronauts set for first-ever all female spacewalk

NASA astronauts Anne McClain and Christina Koch will share the credit of performing the spacewalk at the International Space Station, CNN reported.
Published on Mar 08, 2019 03:14 PM IST

SpaceX rocket with unmanned US capsule blasts off for space station

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, carrying the Crew Dragon spacecraft, lifts off on an uncrewed test flight to the International Space Station from the Kennedy Space Center as viewed in Vero Beach, Florida, US, March 2, 2019.
Updated on Mar 02, 2019 02:35 PM IST

First plants on moon, China says it has done the job

Pictures sent back Jan. 12 showed plant shoots growing well nine days after the experiment was initiated, Chongqing University, which led the biological project, said in a briefing Tuesday
Updated on Jan 16, 2019 04:17 PM IST

Mice flown to space may help decode ageing: NASA

Groups of mice sent aboard the International Space Station (ISS) may help better understand the process of ageing in space and on Earth, according to NASA.
Updated on Jan 15, 2019 01:41 PM IST

China unveils new ‘Heavenly Palace’ space station as ISS days numbered

A partial model of Chinese space station is seen on display at the Airshow China 2018 in Zhuhai, south China's Guangdong province.
Updated on Nov 06, 2018 07:37 PM IST

China’s ‘out of control’ spacelab plunges back to Earth, breaks up over South Pacific

Tiangong-1 - was placed in orbit in September 2011, an important step in China’s efforts towards building its own space station.
Updated on Apr 02, 2018 06:35 PM IST
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