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  • Mission or a Spectacle

    Mission or a Spectacle

    It is unseemly to see a lack of well-trained professional communication apparatus to handle such events. ISRO could have handled the media in a more nuanced manner than being amateurish about it. Let us hope research organisations do not fall prey and be smitten by the degree of media coverage, but be only concerned with delivering feats that open up the next frontiers of science which Chandrayaan undoubtedly was destined to do, but alas it has to be done all over again.

    September 22, 2019
  • Countdown begins for Chandrayaan-2 lift-off

    Countdown begins for Chandrayaan-2 lift-off

    The launch will take place from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota.

    July 14, 2019
  • India planning to establish own space station: ISRO chief K Sivan

    India planning to establish own space station: ISRO chief K Sivan

    Earlier on Wednesday, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman Dr K Sivan, while addressing a press conference had said that the Indian space agency will launch its Chandrayaan 2 Mission to the Moon on 15 July.

    June 13, 2019
  • Himachal scientist to unravel mysteries of moon’s surface

    Himachal scientist to unravel mysteries of moon’s surface

    It’s been eight years since India’s first indigenous spacecraft Chandrayaan-I landed on Moon that detected water on its surface and collected data on its atmosphere and surface. Now, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has assigned project to interpret data on Surface Geology, composition and Morphology of Mars to a Himachal scientist working at the …

    November 26, 2016