India  
NewsR.in
> >

NASA

US government agency responsible for civilian space programs, and aeronautical and aerospace research

NASA    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

NASA: US government agency responsible for civilian space programs, and aeronautical and aerospace research
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration is an independent agency of the United States Federal Government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

Nasa’s lunarcraft LRO will take images of Vikram lander today

With the help of its Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO), the US space agency Nasa will try to take images of Vikram lander on Tuesday. The US lunar craft, which has been circling Moon since 2009, will..
IndiaTimes - Published

Two gigantic asteroids fly safely by Earth over the weekend: NASA

According to NASA, Near-Earth objects (NEOs) are asteroids and comets that orbit the Sun, but their orbits bring them into Earth's neighbourhood - within 30 million miles of Earth's orbit.
DNA - Published

Videos for NASA

Brad Pitt gets seal of approval on new space film from ISS astronaut [Video]Brad Pitt gets seal of approval on new space film from ISS astronaut

Hollywood star Brad Pitt has received high praise for his new space film Ad Astra from an astronaut on the International Space Station. The Fight Club actor spoke with Nasa's Nick Hague at Mission..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:45Published

European Space Agency teams up with NASA for mission to deflect dangerous Earth-bound asteroids [Video]European Space Agency teams up with NASA for mission to deflect dangerous Earth-bound asteroids

NASA and ESA team up for mission to deflect dangerous Earth-bound asteroids

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 02:46Published

Hurricane Dorian from space as it reaches the Bahamas [Video]Hurricane Dorian from space as it reaches the Bahamas

Nasa has released images of Hurricane Dorian as it approaches the Bahamas. The category 5 storm has brought 185mph winds, in what is believed to be the second-strongest Atlantic hurricane since 1950.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:53Published

NASA Administrator Says Pluto Is A Planet [Video]NASA Administrator Says Pluto Is A Planet

In 2006 the International Astronomical Union (IAU) caused distress when it declared that Pluto was no longer a planet. At the time the IAU created a definition that said a planet must “clear the..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:34Published

Dorian strengthens to Category 4 storm and shifts aim [Video]Dorian strengthens to Category 4 storm and shifts aim

Hurricane Dorian spun across the Atlantic on Saturday as a powerful Category 4 storm but the eye of the hurricane shifted northeast, which could mean less damage along the Florida coast. Conway G...

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:20Published

Dorian Hurtles Toward Florida As Category 4 Storm [Video]Dorian Hurtles Toward Florida As Category 4 Storm

Hurricane Dorian spun west across the Atlantic ocean toward Florida on Saturday after growing into a dangerous Category 4 storm. According to Reuters, the Miami-based National Hurricane Center said..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 01:00Published

Students! Name The Next Mars Rover! [Video]Students! Name The Next Mars Rover!

Starting Tuesday, K-12 students in U.S. schools can enter the Mars 2020 Name the Rover essay contest. One grand prize winner will name the rover and be invited to see the spacecraft launch in July..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:57Published

Brazil's Amazon fires could cause disastrous climate change impact [Video]Brazil's Amazon fires could cause disastrous climate change impact

About 77,000 fires have been recorded across Brazil over the last 12 months. A map from NASA shows those fires across South America.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 07:36Published

SpaceX cargo craft detaches from ISS, returns to earth [Video]SpaceX cargo craft detaches from ISS, returns to earth

The SpaceX Dragon resupply spacecraft detached from the International Space Station on Tuesday carrying 2,700 pounds of scientific experiments and cargo, as seen in video broadcast by NASA. Rough Cut..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:54Published

Amazon fires: Scientists mythbust Bolsonaro claims with satellite images [Video]Amazon fires: Scientists mythbust Bolsonaro claims with satellite images

A NASA scientist has contradicted Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro over his defiance concerning fires raging in the Amazon rainforest using satellite images to back up his position.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:59Published

Robert Downey Jr. Has A Space-Themed Announcement To Make [Video]Robert Downey Jr. Has A Space-Themed Announcement To Make

NASA has teamed up with Robert Downey Jr. to drop a teaser clip of something big coming later In a short clip on twitter, RObery Downey Jr. says that he is “bubbling with anticipation” about..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:35Published

Boeing's space tourism: flying the 'friendly' skies [Video]Boeing's space tourism: flying the 'friendly' skies

Reuters was given rare access at the Johnson Space Center in Houston where NASA astronauts are training for the upcoming inaugural mission aboard Boeing’s new Starliner spacecraft, which may one day..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:57Published

Elon Musk Tweets About Asteroid Hitting Earth: NASA Says Calm Down [Video]Elon Musk Tweets About Asteroid Hitting Earth: NASA Says Calm Down

(CNN) Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, tweeted that a "big rock" is going to hit Earth, and that we "currently have no defense." Musk's tweet was a response to another by comedian and podcaster Joe..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:33Published

Pence: U.S. Space Command to launch next week [Video]Pence: U.S. Space Command to launch next week

The official leadership of the U.S. Space Command, which is separate from the President Trump's goal of a "Space Force", will officially take their command posts next week, U.S. Vice President Mike..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:31Published

NASA Hopes To Retrieve Rock Samples From Mars [Video]NASA Hopes To Retrieve Rock Samples From Mars

A major scientific success of the Apollo mission was retrieving samples from the Moon that were brought back to Earth for study. Now NASA wants to replicate their success with its Mars 2020 mission,..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:48Published

Giant Earth installation 'Gaia' comes to University of Bristol [Video]Giant Earth installation 'Gaia' comes to University of Bristol

Bristol-based artist Luke Jerram's huge art installation 'Gaia' comes to the University of Bristol. Measuring seven metres in diameter and composed of incredibly detailed NASA imagery of the Earth's..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:30Published

John Glenn Passenger On Jeffrey Epstein's Jet In 1996 [Video]John Glenn Passenger On Jeffrey Epstein's Jet In 1996

Shayanne Gal/Business Insider Former US Senator from Ohio and NASA astronaut John Glenn once flew on Jeffrey Epstein's private jet. He joins the list of other famous people to have once been a..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:33Published

Planet Hunter TESS Eyes Three More Planets We Could Live On [Video]Planet Hunter TESS Eyes Three More Planets We Could Live On

NASA’s planet-hunting satellite TESS has been discovering a bevy of exoplanets. According to Digital Trends, some of those exoplanets could be potentially habitable. Three exoplanets orbiting the..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:39Published

SpaceX launches resupply mission to the ISS [Video]SpaceX launches resupply mission to the ISS

Elon Musk's space company SpaceX on Thursday (July 25) successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket carrying one of its Dragon spacecraft. Rough cut - no reporter narration.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:04Published

Pope: Moon landing inspires progress for humanity [Video]Pope: Moon landing inspires progress for humanity

Pope Francis on Sunday recalled mankind's first steps on the lunar surface 50 years ago, hoping its memory could lead to further progress for humanity. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:42Published

 

Nasa’s deep-space antennas sending hello messages to 'motionless' Vikram


IndiaTimes - Published

Focus on future missions: Sivan tells scientists in internal address

Sivan addressed scientists and engineers at Isro on Monday and conveyed the same, even as the internal failure analysis committee (FAC) probes into the events that led to the change in trajectory and..
IndiaTimes - Published

Nasa praises India's mission, wants joint exploration of solar system


IndiaTimes - Published

Nasa praises India’s moon mission, offers joint solar system exploration


IndiaTimes - Published

'Your journey has inspired us': Nasa commends Isro's attempt to land on Moon

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) on Saturday commended Isro's attempt to place 'Vikram' lander of Chandrayaan 2 mission on the moon's south pole and said it was inspired with the..
IndiaTimes - Published

'You have inspired us': NASA to ISRO on Chandrayaan 2, says 'looking forward to explore our solar system together'

"You have inspired us with your journey and look forward to future opportunities to explore our solar system together," NASA to ISRO on Chandrayaan-2.
DNA - Published

Euphoria grips US scientists ahead of India's Chandrayaan-2 landing

The US space community believes the landmark mission would help enrich their understanding of the moon's geology. Chandrayaan-2 carries 13 instruments from India and one from NASA. Brett Denevi,..
IndiaTimes - Published

With Chandrayaan-2 going to land, entire world is on the edge of its seat: Former Nasa astronaut


IndiaTimes - Published

Whole world will be watching landing of Chandrayaan 2 on moon: Former NASA astronaut

The landing of Chandrayaan 2 spacecraft is scheduled to land on the surface of the moon on September 7.
DNA - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes

Amid concerns on Amazon forest fires, NASA spots blazes in central Africa; incident linked to traditional farming, say experts

Just like the Amazon, the forests of the Congo Basin absorb tons of carbon dioxide and is referred to as the 'second green lung' of the planet after Amazon
Firstpost - Published

Russia's first humanoid robot nicknamed 'Fedor' docked at space station, confirms NASA

It was the second attempt of the spacecraft-Soyuz MS-14. It is carrying the humanoid robot Skybot F-850, nicknamed as Fedor.
DNA - Published

Nasa says 49 debris from A-Sat test still in space, Indian expert slams US report


IndiaTimes - Published

Breaking law of land from space: NASA astronaut Anne McClain accused of accessing estranged wife's bank account from ISS

The first allegation of a crime committed in space.
DNA - Published

NASA investigating first space crime after astronaut accused of identity theft by spouse, says report

Astronaut Anne McClain is reportedly accused of identity theft and improperly accessing her estranged wife's private financial records while on a sixth-month mission aboard the International Space..
Firstpost - Published

'Quoted out of context': HRD Ministry clarifies Pokhriyal's NASA claims of 'Sanskrit being most scientific language'

"This is to clarify regarding press reports attributing certain statements to the Minister for Human Resource Development Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, while speaking at the IIT Bombay convocation on..
DNA - Published

NASA says if speaking computers become reality in future, it will be due to Sanskrit language: HRD minister

The HRD minister also claimed that Charaka Rishi, hailed as one of the principal contributors of Ayurveda, was the first person who researched and discovered atoms and molecules.
DNA - Published

HRD minister quotes viral hoax on Sanskrit

Nasa believes that Sanskrit is the most scientific language for programming, said HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ while delivering the 57th convocation address at IIT-Bombay. Students told..
IndiaTimes - Published

NASA congratulates ISRO on Chandrayaan-2 launch, says looking forward to what you learn about lunar south pole

India on Monday successfully launched its second lunar mission Chandrayaan-2 on board its powerful rocket GSLV-MkIII-M1 from the spaceport in Sriharikota to explore the unchartered south pole of the..
DNA - Published

Nasa, global media hail Isro for successful launch of Chandrayaan-2

Nasa on Monday congratulated its Indian counterpart Isro on the successful launch of its second moon mission Chandrayaan-2 and said it was looking forward to know what the Indian space agency learns..
IndiaTimes - Published

On moon landing's 50th anniversary, Buzz Aldrin recounts his experiences on NASA's Apollo 11 mission

Buzz Aldrin, the second man to set foot on the moon after Neil Armstrong, recounts the highlights of NASA's 1969 Apollo 11 mission - from the launch to homecoming.
Firstpost - Published

NASA faces delays in moon mission, changes Head of Operation to meet Trump's 2024 Artemis deadline

Former astronaut Ken Bowersox will be acting head said NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine.
Firstpost - Published

Chandrayaan-2 will take Nasa-Isro ties to a new height


IndiaTimes - Published

Bengaluru firm to build moon lander for Nasa 2020 mission

Nasa’s efforts to get astronauts to land on the moon by 2024 will now have a key contribution from India. Bengaluru-based private firm Team Indus is part of a consortium that has bagged a contract..
IndiaTimes - Published

Freed from Turkish jail, former NASA scientist wants to go back to the U.S.

Turkish-American former NASA scientist Serkan Golge, newly released from jail in Turkey, said on Thursday he would like to go back to the United States and get his job back, but the terms of his..
Reuters - Published

Turkey frees former NASA scientist from prison: ruling

Turkey has released Turkish-American, former NASA scientist Serkan Golge from jail with conditions, according to a court ruling seen by Reuters on Wednesday, in a step that could lead to an easing of..
Reuters - Published

Turkey frees jailed U.S.-Turkish former NASA scientist: wife tells Reuters

Turkey has released from prison U.S.-Turkish former NASA scientist Serkan Golge, his wife told Reuters on Wednesday, in a step that could lead to an easing in relations with Washington.
Reuters - Published

Chandrayaan-2 will carry Nasa payload too, will calculate Earth-Moon distance

Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) has for the first time revealed that Chandrayaan-2 lunarcraft, to be launched in July, will carry a Nasa “passive experimental instrument” to the Moon. The..
IndiaTimes - Published

Chandrayaan-2 will have 13 payloads: ISRO

India's second Moon mission that is planned for a July launch will have 13 payloads and one passive experiment from American space agency NASA, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said..
DNA - Published

Most of debris generated from India's anti-satellite test has decayed: Reddy

DRDO chairman G Satheesh Reddy has said that most of the debris generated from from the anti-satellite test conducted by India in March have decayed and rest of it will dissipate in a "short period of..
IndiaTimes - Published

Galaxy NGC 2903: A celestial treat by NASA and ESA

With glowing spiral curves and a dazzling centre, this is a breathtaking movie of celestial mysteries that would leave you stunned
DNA - Published

NASA satellites track cyclone Fani along Eastern India's coastline

Fani has been located off the southeastern coast of India, north of the island of Sri Lanka.
DNA - Published

NASA probe detects likely 'marsquake' - an interplanetary first

NASA's robotic probe InSight has detected and measured what scientists believe to be a "marsquake," marking the first time a likely seismological tremor has been recorded on another planet, the Jet..
Reuters - Published

NASA probe records first likely 'marsquake' detected on red planet

NASA's robotic probe InSight has detected and measured what scientists believe to be a "marsquake," marking the first time a likely seismological tremor has been recorded on another planet, the Jet..
Reuters - Published

ASAT debris will decay in 45 days: DRDO chief

US space agency NASA had criticised India for the March 27 test, saying the debris risked colliding with the International Space Station (ISS).
DNA - Published

Cooperation with Isro remains intact: Nasa


IndiaTimes - Published

US State Department reels back NASA heat on India's A-Sat test


IndiaTimes - Published

US plays down NASA's criticism of India over space debris

US mellows down Nasa criticism.
DNA - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes

NASA says risk to ISS from A-Sat debris


IndiaTimes - Published

NASA says A-Sat test debris pose danger to ISS, Indian experts rubbish claim

NASA head Jim Bridenstine, while addressing employees after India's A-Sat missile test, said, "India destroyed a satellite at a relatively low altitude of 300 km, well below the ISS and most satellites..
IndiaTimes - Published

Indian satellite destruction created 400 pieces of debris, endangering ISS: Nasa

The Indian satellite was destroyed at a relatively low altitude of 180 miles (300 kilometers), well below the ISS and most satellites in orbit. But 24 of the pieces "are going above the apogee of the..
IndiaTimes - Published

Why US is rushing to return to the moon

A return to the moon has been on the cards for the United States for some time now, but on Tuesday, vice president Mike Pence told Nasa to pick up the pace.
IndiaTimes - Published

Elon Musk's SpaceX capsule splashes down off Florida coast

By Joey Roulette CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla (Reuters) - An unmanned capsule from Elon Musk's SpaceX splashed down into the Atlantic Ocean on Friday morning after a short-term stay on the International Space..
Firstpost - Published

Isro with Nasa's help can send astronauts to ISS: US space envoy


IndiaTimes - Published

Exclusive: SpaceX, Boeing design risks threaten new delays for U.S. space program

By Eric M. Johnson SEATTLE (Reuters) - NASA has warned SpaceX and Boeing Co of design and safety concerns for their competing astronaut launch systems, according to industry sources and a new..
Firstpost - Published

Opportunity Bows Out - NASA Says Goodbye to Mars Rover

opportunity bows out - nasa says goodbye to mars rover
by Alice Monroe - Saying goodbye can be hard – and NASA are certainly finding that out this week, after it emerged that one of their trusty Mars rovers, Opportunity, will no longer be traversing..
One News Page Staff - Published

Mining of the Moon to Begin: ESA Signs Contract

mining of the moon to begin: esa signs contract
by Stephanie Boyd - 2019 will be a very important year for the Moon – not only has there already been footage sent back from the reported ‘dark side’ in recent weeks, but we will..
One News Page Staff - Published

You Might Like


 Page 1  〉 
Environmentally friendly: newsR is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2019 newsR Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest