Woman researcher becomes first Saudi female to join space mission to International Space Station
Cape Canaveral: A private space mission organised by Axiom Space is scheduled to launch from Florida, carrying the first two Saudi astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS).
NASA's SpaceX Crew-5 returns to Earth
Los Angeles: NASA's SpaceX Crew-5 astronauts aboard the SpaceX Dragon spacecraft came down safely off the coast of the southeastern U.S. state of Florida on Saturday, NASA said.
China’s rocket booster falls from space and crash lands, US slams
Washington: Debris of a Chinese rocket booster plunged uncontrolled back to Earth on Friday morning, attracting criticism from the US government.
China is stealing space technology: NASA
Washington: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has claimed China is one of the major foreign nations which is involved in stealing space technologies.
NASA calls Taiwan a 'nation', angers Beijing
Beijing: US space agency NASA has emerged as the latest international body to hurt China by calling Taiwan a country.
Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques talks about his upcoming journey into space at the Ontario Science Centre
Toronto, July 24 (IBNS): Astronaut David Saint-Jacques from Canadian Space Agency expects to work on application of isolated medicine in space where human bodies are in a fragile state and are relatively more susceptible to diseases.
New study finds sea level rise accelerating
Washington, Feb 14 (IBNS): Global sea level rise has been accelerating in recent decades, rather than increasing steadily, according to a new study based on 25 years of NASA and European satellite data.
Vice President Pence to visit NASAâ€™s Kennedy Space Center
Washington, July 1 (IBNS): US Vice President Mike Pence will visit NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida on July 6, officials said.
Canada: NASAâ€™s MAVEN spacecraft detects metal ions in upper atmosphere
Toronto, Apr 12 (IBNS): NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution Mission (MAVEN) spacecraft has detected metal ions in the upper atmosphere (ionosphere) of a planet other than Earth, media reports quoted said Joseph Grebowsky as saying recently.
NASA data used to track groundwater in Pakistan
New York, Mar 1 (Just Earth News/IBNS) The vast farmlands of Pakistan -- a country with an economy based on agriculture -- rely on one of the largest continuous irrigation systems in the world.