Space

India to Launch Two Moon Missions in 2018

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India’s space program is growing fast, and I mean really fast. They have already launched a Mars Orbiter on its first try to Mars and successfully launched over 100 satellites in one go previously this year which broke the old Russian record of 37. Now, India is looking to expand …

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Indian Scientists Working on a Plan to Harvest Helium-3 from the Moon

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India is planned to meet all its energy requirements from resources from the Moon by 2030, said Dr Sivathanu Pillai, a professor at the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). Specifically, the mining of helium-3 which is a key requirement for nuclear fusion reactors. Further, the renowned defence technologist said Indian …

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Two People Have Paid SpaceX to Take them Around the Moon

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SpaceX announced today that two citizens have paid an undisclosed amount to the company in order to be flown around the Moon in SpaceX’s Dragon spacecraft in 2018.  “Designed from the beginning to carry humans, the Dragon spacecraft already has a long flight heritage. These missions will build upon that …

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India’s Own Space Station Possible?

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Following the enormous success of ISRO’s launch of 104 satellites in a single launch, the chairman of the famed Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO),  Mr. Kumar, has gone on to state that India has the ” capability to develop a space station, but it needs a long-term approach and ambitious planning.” …

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New Discovery Brings Us Closer to Solving The Mystery of Antimatter

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On February 6, 2017, scientists at CERN which consist of a diverse group of international researchers, came one step closer to unraveling the mysteries of antimatter. Antimatter for those who do not know is essential in order to support the ‘Big Bang Theory’. The mystery is that everything in the observable …

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