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Sunday 26 April, 2015

Robotic arms install remote-sensing instrument on ISS

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Robotic flight controllers have successfully installed NASA’s Cloud Aerosol Transport System (CATS) aboard the International Space Station.  More...

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By BioNews On Saturday, January 24th, 2015
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Final attempt to hunt for missing comet lander

In its final attempt to find the missing comet lander, scientists at the European Space Agency (ESA) are deliberating to send Rosetta spacecraft  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
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Cosmic radio burst caught red-handed

A short, sharp flash of radio waves from a mysterious source up to 5.5 billion light years from Earth has been detected by CSIRO’s Parkes radio telescope in eastern Australia.  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, January 21st, 2015
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NASA to collaborate with Microsoft to ‘Work on Mars’

NASA and Microsoft have teamed up to develop software called OnSight, a new technology that will enable scientists to work  More...

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By BioNews On Saturday, January 17th, 2015
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Three super Earths found orbiting nearby star

NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope, despite being hobbled by the loss of critical guidance systems, has discovered a star with three planets only slightly larger than Earth.  More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, January 15th, 2015
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Curiosity set to drill into crystal-rich rock on Mars

NASA’s Curiosity Mars rover is all set to drill into a crystal-rich rock on the Red planet to find out salt mineral left behind when lake water evaporated  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
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Russia, US in constant contact after false alarm at space station

Russian federal space agency Roscosmos and US space agency NASA are maintaining constant contact  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
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Asteroid to fly by Earth safely Jan 26

An asteroid will safely pass about three times the distance of the Earth to the Moon Jan 26  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, January 12th, 2015
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SpaceX’s supply capsule arrives at space station

The unmanned Dragon capsule owned by private US firm SpaceX arrived at the International Space Station (ISS)  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, January 12th, 2015
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Indian Space Research Organization gets new chief

Distinguished scientist A.S.Kiran Kumar has been appointed as the secretary  More...