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'Star Trek' star Shatner space-bound...

Captain Kirk ‘going back’ to space

World

Wed, Oct 13 2021

The sci-fi legend will become the oldest-ever astronaut

Study: One-third Sun-like stars may...

'One-third Sun-like stars may have eaten...

World

Sun, Sep 5 2021

The findings could help astronomers rule out stellar systems unlikely to contain Earth-like worlds

New clues regarding solar system formation...

New clues on solar system

World

Sun, Aug 22 2021

The study showed how our solar system may have become enriched with short-lived radioactive

Bezos says 'awestruck' by Earth's beauty...

Bezos says 'awestruck' by Earth's beauty...

Sci & Tech

Tue, Jul 20 2021

Wally Funk becomes oldest astronaut at 82

Study: Lack of water rules out life...

Study: Lack of water rules out life...

World

Tue, Jun 29 2021

The search for life on our nearest neighbour has so far proved fruitless

Nasa sends squid from Hawaii into space...

Nasa sends squid from Hawaii into space...

North America

Tue, Jun 22 2021

The squid will come back to Earth in July

Space debris: A growing concern for...

Space debris: A growing concern for...

World

Mon, May 10 2021

Fortunately, the 20-ton booster returned to Earth in peace without causing any damage or casualty

Coldplay beam up new single 'Higher...

Coldplay beam up new single 'Higher...

Showtime

Fri, May 7 2021

Coldplay will open next week’s BRIT Awards, Britain’s pop music honours, with a performance...

Space aged: Wine matured aboard ISS...

Space aged: Wine matured aboard ISS...

World

Wed, May 5 2021

The bottle is one of a batch of 12 that European startup Space Cargo Unlimited sent into orbit as part...

SpaceX set to take 4 astronauts to...

SpaceX set to take 4 astronauts to...

World

Tue, Apr 20 2021

Liftoff is planned for 1011 GMT on April 22, from Nasa's Kennedy Space Center in Florida

Radio telescope reveals thousands of...

Radio telescope reveals thousands of...

World

Thu, Apr 8 2021

Researchers said this allows them to study supernova star explosions, collisions of galaxy clusters and...

OP-ED: The space race 2.0

OP-ED: The space race 2.0

The Conversation UK

Sat, Feb 6 2021

The battleground between nations is not confined to Earth

Dubai creates 'space court' for out-of-this-world...

Dubai creates 'space court' for out-of-this-world...

Middle East

Tue, Feb 2 2021

After sending its first astronaut into space in 2019, the country last year launched a probe named ‘Hope’...

SpaceX aims to launch 'all-civilian'...

SpaceX aims to launch 'all-civilian'...

World

Tue, Feb 2 2021

The company says that during the multi-day mission, the astronauts will orbit Earth every 90

Infographic: China’s long march into...

Infographic: China’s long march into...

East Asia

Sat, Dec 12 2020

If the unmanned probe Chang’e-5 returns safely to Earth, it will make China only the third country...

Nasa outlines science goals for future...

Nasa outlines science goals for future...

North America

Tue, Dec 8 2020

Nasa set seven scientific objectives for the Artemis III mission including understanding planetary...

Asteroid sample arrives in Japan after...

Asteroid sample arrives in Japan after...

East Asia

Tue, Dec 8 2020

Asteroids are believed to have formed at the dawn of the solar system

Chinese probe completes moon...

Chinese probe completes moon...

East Asia

Thu, Dec 3 2020

If successful, China will be only the third country to have retrieved samples from the Moon

Mysterious monolith in US desert reportedly...

Mysterious monolith in US desert reportedly...

North America

Sun, Nov 29 2020

The shiny, triangular pillar which protruded some 12 feet from the red rocks of southern Utah was spotted...

Satellite to track rising seas as climate...

Satellite to track rising seas as climate...

North America

Sat, Nov 21 2020

Sentinel-6a will be the first of two identical satellites -- the second to be launched in five

Indian scientists make space bricks...

Indian scientists make space bricks...

South Asia

Sat, Aug 15 2020

According to IISc, the cost of sending one pound of material to outer space is about $10,020