Astronauts bake cookies in space for the first time, won't eat them
Friday, December 27, 2019, 3:17 PM
Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) baked cookies in space for the first time ever as part of an experiment to test a new oven designed for microgravity. The cookies, which will remain sealed and uneaten, will be returned to Earth later for analysis. Astronauts revealed that the first three cookies were 'doughy', however, the last two were fine.
India Shot Down Low-Orbit Satellite, A Space Power Now: PM Modi
Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 12:38 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced that India had joined the elite club of "space powers" by shooting down a low-orbit satellite within just three minutes with an anti-satellite missile, demonstrating its technical capability. "There can be no greater pride for the country," PM Modi said in an address to the nation.
Over 7 Lakh Pieces Of Junk Circle Earth. This Firm Wants To Clear Them
Saturday, February 16, 2019, 8:15 PM
As the satellite industry booms, a Japan-based venture is working to prevent space-debris collisions that could paralyze transportation, defense and telecommunications systems. Astroscale Holdings Inc. is preparing to rendezvous with, capture and dock a test satellite early next year to show how its technology can help clear orbiting junk, Miki Ito, 36, general manager of Astroscale's Japan unit, said in an interview.