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NASA researchers discover arsenic-based life form on Earth


December 3rd, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): A new research has changed the fundamental knowledge about what comprises all known life on Earth.NASA researchers conducting tests in the harsh environment of Mono Lake in California ... Read more...

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NASA EPOXI flyby offers new insights into comet features


November 5th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 5 (ANI): Scientists say that initial images from NASA's EPOXI mission spacecraft that successfully flew past Comet Hartley 2 at 10 a.m. EDT Thursday, provide new information about the comet's ... Read more...

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NASA’S LRO completes exploration mission phase


September 16th, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington Sept 16 (ANI): The exploration phase of NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) spacecraft's mission is set for completion on Sept. 16, following a number of successes that transformed our understanding of ... Read more...

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Five more exoplanets found in Milky Way


January 5th, 2010 - 3:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 5 (DPA) NASA scientists said Monday they have identified another five planets orbiting stars in the Milky Way Galaxy. But none of them appears to be the long sought after Earth-twin ... Read more...

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Rejuvenated Hubble captures images of eerie “pillar of creation” and “butterfly” nebula


September 10th, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 10 (ANI): NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, which has been declared fully rejuvenated, has captured colorful, multi-wavelength pictures of far-flung galaxies, a densely packed star cluster, an eerie "pillar of ... Read more...

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Hubble captures new dark “scar” on Jupiter


July 25th, 2009 - 1:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 25 (ANI): The Hubble Space Telescope has captured the image of a new expanding dark "scar" on the giant planet Jupiter, which was caused by the impact of a ... Read more...

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NASA celebrates Chandra X-Ray Observatory’s 10th anniversary


July 24th, 2009 - 4:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 24 (Xinhua) NASA said Thursday it will release three new versions of the "classic images" taken by Chandra X-Ray Observatory to commemorate the telescope's 10th anniversary. One of the images ... Read more...

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Hubble Servicing Mission 4 comes to an end with successful landing


May 25th, 2009 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 25 (ANI): The historic and successful Hubble Servicing Mission 4 - the fifth and final visit of the Space Shuttle to the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope - came to ... Read more...

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NASA’s shuttle Atlantis launches on final Hubble servicing mission


May 12th, 2009 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 12 (ANI): NASA's space shuttle Atlantis, with its seven-member crew, has launched on the final Hubble Space Telescope servicing mission.Atlantis' 11-day mission will include five spacewalks to refurbish ... Read more...

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NASA’s Shuttle Atlantis Launches on a Final Mission to Hubble


May 12th, 2009 - 1:39 am ICT by admin
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- Space shuttle Atlantis with its seven-member crew launched at 2:01 p.m. EDT Monday from NASA's Kennedy Space Center on the final Hubble Space Telescope servicing mission.Atlantis' 11-day mission ... Read more...

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NASA and Microsoft to make planetary images and data available to public via Internet


March 25th, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 25 (ANI): NASA and Microsoft Corporation have announced plans to make planetary images and data available to the public via the Internet under a Space Act Agreement.Through this project, ... Read more...

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NASAs Kepler mission to search for Earth-like planets


March 6th, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 6 (ANI): NASAs Kepler mission is all set to take off on March 6 from Pad 17-B at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, in a mission that ... Read more...

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NASA, Europeans plan new missions to Jupiter, Saturn


February 19th, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 19 (Xinhua) The US space agency NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) would conduct missions to Jupiter, Saturn and many moons that circle the planets, the agencies announced. The ... Read more...

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Mars rovers exceed all expectations to mark fifth birthdays


January 3rd, 2009 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 3 (DPA) When the Spirit rover landed on Mars five years ago, no one expected it or its sister rover Opportunity to make it to their first birthdays, let alone ... Read more...

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Mars rovers near five years of science and discovery


December 30th, 2008 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 30 (ANI): NASA rovers Spirit and Opportunity are all set complete the fifth anniversaries of their memorable landings on Mars in January 2009.While Spirit had landed safely on ... Read more...

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Hubble failure forces NASA to delay repair mission to 2009


September 30th, 2008 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 30 (ANI): A critical failure on the Hubble Space Telescope has forced NASA to delay its mission to upgrade the observatory until at least February 2009, which will allow ... Read more...

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NASAs Phoenix spacecraft lands safely on Mars


May 26th, 2008 - 11:59 am ICT by admin
Washington, May 26 (ANI): NASAs Phoenix spacecraft has successfully landed in the northern polar region of Mars on May 25.According to a report in National Geographic News, the signal confirming that ... Read more...

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High tension in NASA before Sunday’s Mars landing


May 21st, 2008 - 2:31 pm ICT by admin
DPA Washington, May 21 (DPA) For nearly 10 months, the US space probe Phoenix has been travelling the 195 million km from Earth to Mars. On Sunday comes the tense moment of truth. ... Read more...

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Mars probe will have to go through a nail-biting touchdown on May 25


May 14th, 2008 - 12:05 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 14 (ANI): NASAs Phoenix Mars Lander, that is all set to land on the surface of the Red Planet on May 25, will face a harrowing seven minutes during ... Read more...

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