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Russia to send man to moon by 2030

April 28th, 2012 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia is planning to send a manned mission to the moon by 2030, Russian space agency Roscosmos said.According to the Russian space strategy published on ... Read more...

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Newt Gingrich’s moon base receives mixed response

January 27th, 2012 - 11:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Jan 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New Gingrich’s proposed space program has been received with mixed reactions. The GOP presidential hopeful has promised that under his administration, the United States will return to ... Read more...

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US presidential hopeful promises moon base by 2020

January 26th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A US Republican presidential hopeful has promised to build a moon base by 2020 if he becomes the next US president in the November poll.Newt ... Read more...

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Russia revives permanent moon base plan

January 19th, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Space Agency Roscosmos is in talks with its European and US partners on the creation of manned research bases on the moon, the agencies ... Read more...

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NASA finds ice on the moon

March 4th, 2010 - 12:44 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Mar 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) NASA announced that it had found water on the north pole of the moon, that is sufficient enough to generate oxygen and/or even sustain a scientific ... Read more...

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China may set up moon base camp by 2030

June 12th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 12 (ANI): If reports are to be believed, China may send manned flights to the moon and set up a base there by 2030, and also may land on ... Read more...

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NASA may abandon plans for moon base

April 30th, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 30 (ANI): NASA's acting administrator, Chris Scolese, has told lawmakers that the agency will probably not build an outpost on the moon as originally planned.According to a report in ... Read more...

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Giant lens could help keep moon dust at bay

October 16th, 2008 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 16 (ANI): NASA scientists have found the key to keep harmful moon dust at bay a little sunshine.Astronauts landing on the moon have to tackle with lunar dust, which ... Read more...

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NASA aims to use a nuclear reactor to power its planned Moon base

September 16th, 2008 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 16 (ANI): NASA is aiming to power its planned base at the Moon with a nuclear reactor that will be part of a technology development program known as the ... Read more...

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Six-legged robots would help to make lunar bases mobile

April 5th, 2008 - 1:42 pm ICT by admin
London, April 5 (ANI): NASA engineers are developing a giant, six-legged robot that would be able to pick up and move a future moon base thousands of kilometers across the lunar ... Read more...

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Earths magnetic field may protect moon walkers from harm

November 26th, 2007 - 1:12 pm ICT by admin
London, November 26 (ANI): Theres good news for astronauts who dream of walking on the moons surface. Each month, about seven straight days come when the Earths magnetic field protects a certain ... Read more...

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