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‘Russia can help ISS astronauts with rehabilitation’


March 30th, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia is ready to offer its medical expertise in the post-flight rehabilitation of astronauts from partner countries on the International Space Station (ISS)."We know how ... Read more...

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Moon has liquid core just like Earth


January 8th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 8 (IANS) The Moon has a liquid core similar to Earth's, a study has found.It came to light when scientists used contemporary techniques to study the signals from the seismic ... Read more...

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Radiation-resisting hardy bugs may survive a million years on Mars


November 24th, 2010 - 11:48 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 24 (ANI): University College London researchers have found that hardy bugs like Deinococcus radiodurans could survive dormant on Mars for over a million years, at least in theory.Lewis Dartnell and ... Read more...

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NASA begins campaign to build improved deep space network antennas


February 26th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): Reports indicate that NASA has begun a new antenna-building campaign near Canberra, Australia, to improve Deep Space Network communications.Following the recommendations of an independent study, NASA has embarked ... Read more...

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NASA builds new antennas for Deep Space Network


February 26th, 2010 - 1:15 am ICT by BNO News
CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA (BNO NEWS) – NASA announced Thursday that it began a new antenna-building campaign to improve Deep Space Network communications.NASA launched a recent project to replace its aging fleet of 70-meter-wide ... Read more...

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NASA names chief technologist and associate administrator


February 4th, 2010 - 2:50 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON (BNO News) – NASA's Administrator Charles F. Bolden named Robert D. Braun as the agency's Chief Technologist and Dr. Woodrow Whitlow, Jr., the associate administrator for Mission Support at NASA Headquarters ... Read more...

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NASA application for iPhone and iPod touch available at Apple store


October 24th, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 24 (ANI): Reports indicate that a NASA application for the iPhone and iPod touch is now available free of charge at the App Store from Apple.The NASA application will ... Read more...

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New game lets you take virtual space station spacewalks


October 7th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): A new game has been developed by NASA to give young people an "out of this world" virtual opportunity to experience the thrill of working on a mission ... Read more...

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“Space Internet” to link planets by 2011


July 10th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 10 (ANI): NASA missions are planning to adopt the Disruption Tolerant Networking (DTN) system, or "Space Internet", which has the potential to link planets, by the year 2011.According to ... Read more...

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NASA’s UFO Videos on You tube renews conspiracy theories


June 3rd, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 3 (ANI): A batch of raw footage from decades-old NASA missions, which have been now posted on You Tube, are renewing UFO conspiracy theories that the US government is hiding ... Read more...

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Mars samples from NASA missions may be contaminated


May 14th, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 14 (ANI): A new report by the US National Research Council has said that if NASA aims to bring Mars samples back to Earth, it should prepare for the possibility ... Read more...

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Online poll for NASA’s greatest hits begins


April 15th, 2009 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 15 (ANI): NASA is inviting the public to vote online for the most important contribution the space agency has made to exploring Earth and improving the way we live on ... Read more...

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New soil analysis suggests Mars once had moisture


June 26th, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 26 (ANI): A new analysis of Martian soil data by geoscientists suggests that there was once enough water in the Red Planets atmosphere for a light drizzle or dew ... Read more...

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NASA scientists find clue to understanding mysteriously hot solar atmosphere


May 30th, 2008 - 2:27 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 30 (ANI): Scientists at NASA have revealed a new understanding of the mysterious mechanism responsible for heating the outer part of the solar atmosphere, the corona, to million degree ... Read more...

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Now, 3 D super road maps of planets and moons


May 16th, 2008 - 4:15 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 16 (ANI): Scientists are developing technology that could one day help in building three dimensional super road maps of planets and moons.The technology is under development at Rochester ... Read more...

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