The Moon is an astronomical body that orbits planet Earth and is Earth's only permanent natural satellite. It is the fifth-largest natural satellite in the Solar System, and the largest among planetary satellites relative to the size of the planet that it orbits. The Moon is after Jupiter's satellite Io the second-densest satellite in the Solar System among those whose densities are known.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in said on Monday Japan's reported accusations that South Korea has violated international sanctions by exporting banned goods to North Korea posed a "grave challenge".. Reuters - Published
A dog-like robot being developed to hop across complex terrain on other planets has been used to play a live-action game of ping pong in its latest phase of testing. The idea behind the project is to..
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President Donald Trump sent a confusingly-phrased tweet that initially gave the impression he believed the moon was part of Mars, the tweet read, "NASA should NOT be talking about going to the Moon -..
Enthusiasts of all ages who had gathered at Sriharikota on Monday to witness the launch of Chandrayaan-2 were left disheartened as India's second mission to Moon was called off due to a technical snag.. IndiaTimes - Published
The mission will take 54 days to reach the moon's south pole. Billed as the most complex mission ever undertaken by ISRO, a successful Chandrayaan-2 will make India the fourth country to soft land on.. DNA - Published
Aimed at taking a giant leap in its space programme, India will Monday launch its second Moon mission Chandrayaan-2 onboard its heavy-lift rocket GSLV-MkIII, nicknamed Baahubali, from the spaceport.. IndiaTimes - Published
Chandrayaan-2, riding on its predecessor’s discovery of water molecules, is a mission the world will sit up and watch. Its actual achievements will come 52 days later, when it lands (Vikram) on the.. IndiaTimes - Published
A 20-hour countdown for the launch of India’s second Moon mission- Chandrayaan-2- onboard GSLV Mk-III, country's most powerful rocket to date, began at 6.51am on Sunday. The launch is scheduled at.. IndiaTimes - Published
While a successful mission will mark multiple firsts for India, the attempt is seen as the country’s next step in the international space race as it vies to rub shoulders with giants like the United.. IndiaTimes - Published
Japan's export curbs on key materials used by South Korean tech companies could drag on despite diplomatic efforts to end the dispute, South Korea's president said on Wednesday, pledging to help firms.. Reuters - Published
South Korea's president said on Wednesday Japan's export curbs on key materials used by South Korean technology firms could be prolonged and his government will sharply boost spending to help reduce.. Reuters - Published
For India’s second date with the Moon, expected in the first week of September, Isro scientists have swiped left and right through 3,500 images in search of the right place for the rendezvous near.. IndiaTimes - Published