Category: SPACE

Jupiter’s moon Io is the most volcanically active world in the Solar System.

November 23, 2022

This high-resolution image of Io, Jupiter’s fifth moon, taken by NASA’s Galileo spacecraft was published on December 18, 1997. Io’s surface is dotted with hundreds of volcanoes, some of which spew sulfurous plumes hundreds of miles high.

The black hole, which does not swallow stars, was discovered 1560 light-years from Earth

November 22, 2022

Closest black hole to Earth discovered. The black hole, named Gaia BH1, is located 1560 light-years from Earth. This black hole exists by partnering with a star. The distance between this star and the black hole is similar to the distance between Earth and the Sun. Scientists also found that this star has 10 times…

Awesome!! Orion’s camera eyes looked back 58,000 miles and took a picture of us all

November 21, 2022

Although this is an uncrew mission, the image features a dummy commander, a tribute to NASA engineer Arturo Campos, who was instrumental in bringing the Apollo 13 mission crew safely back to Earth.

Milestone in India’s Space Exploration history

November 19, 2022

India’s first privately-built rocket successfully test-firedThe launch was from Sriharikota on November 18, 2022 at 11.30 am.Hyderabad-based Skyroot Aerospace is the manufacturer of the VIKRAM-S rocket. While the rocket was named after Vikram Sarabha, the power source engine was named KALAM-80 as a tribute to India’s Missile Man Abdul Kalam. The single-stage sub-orbital vehicle VIKRAM-S…

LND43 NEBULA

November 15, 2022

About 1,400 light-years away, the nebula, known as LND43, is blocked by dense molecular layers that block the light behind it from reaching us. The image also shows some parts of the “bat” burning up due to the birth of baby stars. He is standing 12 light years in the constellation Ophiuchus with his wings…

NASA’s x37B spaceship has returned after 908 days in space.

November 14, 2022

The Boeing-built X37B has landed at NASA – National Aeronautics and Space Administration Kennedy, marking the completion of its sixth mission with the United States Space Force. The award-winning spaceplane broke yet another endurance record, spending 908 days on orbit.

Amazing new record!

November 13, 2022

The Tianzhou 5 cargo spacecraft launched on Saturday morning has docked with the Chinese Space Station around noon, setting a world record for the fastest rendezvous and docking operations between two spacecraft. China’s cargo spacecraft Tianzhou5, delivering supplies for the space station, conducted a fast automated rendezvous and docking with the combination of the space…

NASA to torch the moon

November 11, 2022

NASA is preparing to launch a torch to the moon. The agency aims to find water in the moon’s south polar region in a mission called Lunar Flashlight. NASA is confident that water is present in craters in the south polar region of the Moon. In the future, the agency plans to focus on this…