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China to launch moon-landing craft


March 5th, 2012 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 5 (IANS) China will launch a moon-landing craft next year as part of its third lunar exploration programme, an official said Monday.Chang'e-3 has "legs" to support the spacecraft ... Read more...

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Humanoid Robot - Robonaut 2 all set to be a part of the shuttle trip


October 27th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) NASA is set to blast its space shuttle Discovery into space on November 1 this year and on board the spacecraft will be the humanoid robot, ... Read more...

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Astronomers find long-lost lunar rover after 36 years


October 11th, 2010 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 11 (ANI): After being lost for 36 years, the lunar rover Lunokhod 1, has been rediscovered by astronomers using laser pulses.Using data from NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO), Associate Professor ... Read more...

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Now, go on a 3D lunar adventure with NASA’s free online video game


July 7th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): NASA has launched Moonbase Alpha - an exciting new, free online video game about lunar adventure.Players can step into the role of an exploration team member in a ... Read more...

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NASA launches free online video game about lunar adventure


July 7th, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): NASA has launched Moonbase Alpha - an exciting new, free online video game about lunar adventure.Players can step into the role of an exploration team member in a ... Read more...

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NASA Provides Keys To Virtual Moonbase


July 4th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 4, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): NASA has manufactured Moonbase Alpha. This happens to be a pragmatic multiplayer game. The game will permit players to undergo an imaginary day in ... Read more...

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China to send man on moon by 2030


May 23rd, 2009 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 23 (ANI): A Chinese astronaut could land on the moon between 2025 and 2030, said Ye Peijian, director of the country's Moon Exploration Project.China's lunar probe ended its 16-month ... Read more...

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World’s biggest telescope will search heavens for planets


April 5th, 2009 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 5 (ANI): Scientists are planning to build a giant telescope that will be powerful enough to identify habitable planets like Earth in distant solar systems.Astronomers claim the European Extremely Large ... Read more...

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Chinese lunar mission ends with a bang on the Moon


March 2nd, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, March 2 (ANI): Reports indicate that China''s lunar probe has ended its 16-month mission with a controlled crash onto the moon on March 1st. Chang''e I hit the moon''s surface ... Read more...

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Astronauts wouldnt need to wear spacesuits in NASAs new Moon rover


October 28th, 2008 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): NASA has unveiled a new lunar rover that aims to transform space exploration by allowing astronauts to roam large distances without cumbersome spacesuits when they return to ... Read more...

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New Moon rover mixes old and new technology


October 24th, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): A new battery-powered truck, which will herald the next generation of sport-utility vehicles, might be driven by the next astronauts to land on the moon.According to a ... Read more...

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Chinese experts nearly finished with first map of moon surface


July 7th, 2008 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): The chief designer of the Chinese Chang''e 1 lunar probe says that they have gathered all the relevant details to draw the first full map of ... Read more...

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Rock structures in British Columbian lake may hold vital clues to history of life on Earth


June 17th, 2008 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 17 (ANI): Scientists will take the help of single person submersibles to retrieve samples from a lake (Pavillion) in northern British Columbia that may hold vital clues to the ... Read more...

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