NASA Astronauts returns back safely

Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley two US astronauts who were sent to the International Space Station two months ago return to the planet Earth safely following a 21-hour overnight journey. The astronaut were sent by NASA in collaboration with Elon Musk’s company Space-X.  The Crew Dragon designed and operated by Space-X which is also being … Read more NASA Astronauts returns back safely

Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover: Important Facts

The third and final mission to the red planet of the month lifted off on Thursday 30th July at 17:20 IST from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. After covering a huge distance of 300 million miles the Mars Perseverance Rover is expected to land on 18th February 2021. The main objective of the Mars Perseverance Rover … Read more Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover: Important Facts

ANITA – Antarctic Impulsive Transient Antenna

Antarctic Impulsive Transient Antenna (ANITA) is a radio telescope instrument to detect ultra-high energy cosmic-ray neutrinos from a scientific balloon flying over the continent of Antarctica. It involves an array of radio antennas attached to a helium balloon which flies over the Antarctic ice sheet at 37,000 meters. At such a height, the antennas can … Read more ANITA – Antarctic Impulsive Transient Antenna

Daily Current Affairs:UPSC PSC SSC Exams

             Insight Mission InSight, short for Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport, is a Mars lander designed to give the Red Planet its first thorough checkup It is the first outer space robotic explorer to study in-depth the “inner space” of Mars: its crust, mantle, and core … Read more Daily Current Affairs:UPSC PSC SSC Exams