The International Astronomical Union (IAU) on Wednesday named one of the new stars discovered as 'Sharjah.'
Before dawn on Friday, senior officials and citizens gathered at the Entoto Observatory and Research Centre just north of the capital Addis Ababa to watch a live broadcast of the satellite's launch from a space station in China.
Boeing’s new Starliner capsule went off course on Friday during its first test flight, spoiling a crucial dress rehearsal for launching astronauts next year.
SpaceX on Monday launched its third batch of 60 mini-satellites into orbit, part of its plans to build a giant constellation of thousands of spacecraft that will form a global broadband internet system.
While looking more or less normal, the best cookies required two hours of baking time last month up at the International Space Station. It takes far less time on Earth, under 20 minutes.
Vyommitra can recognise humans and answer questions as well as carry out some experiments and can also converse with astronauts.
A colossal, head-on collision between Jupiter and a still-forming planet in the early solar system, about 4.5 billion years ago, has left Jupiter's core less dense and more extended that expected, say researchers.
After staring past the dusty veils of the cosmos for 16 years, NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope shut its proverbial eyes after mission officials at Jet Propulsion Laboratory last Thursday
Koch, a North Carolina-born engineer who joined NASA's astronaut corps in 2013, set the record for the longest stay in space by a woman.