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After Successful Moon and Mars Missions, ISRO Eyes Venus but Why?

Indian space agency ISRO is planning to send a probe mission to Venus, which is in our neighbourhood besides being the planet of love, wealth and prosperity for the human race since ages. Indian Space Research Organisation has successfully carried out mission to Moon called Chandrayaan-1 and another breakthrough mission to Mars called Mangalyaan so far. While the Chandrayaan-2 mission ...

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ISRO Eyes 3 Mega Space Projects a-la NASA

Riding high on the success of epoch-making Mars Orbit Mission in September 2014 and space rentry capsule in December and IRNSS-1D achieving own navigation system in March, ISRO is not letting its determination lie anywhere down now. The next ISRO mission will entail sending DAWN-like spacecraft to probe asteroids, said ISRO chairman A.S.Kiran Kumar on Monday, while attending the 24th ...

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ISRO Scientists Throng Tirupati Seeking Blessings Ahead of IRNSS-1D Launch

Keeping faith in god, Indian space agency ISRO scientists have hurriedly paid a visit to Lord Venkateshwara (Balaji) on Friday, March 27, as the countdown for the launch of IRNSS-1D began. The scene emulating what ISRO’s former chairman K.Radhakrishnan ushered in by visiting Tirupati before the Mangalyaan mission and several other liftoffs, is no surprise in the temple town that ...

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Nature Names ISRO chief Radhakrishnan, robot maker Radhika Nagpal among top 10 global scientists in 2014

ISRO Chairman K. Radhakrishnan has been chosen in the top ten scientists of the world in 2014 by prestigious Nature journal, while European scientist Andrea Accomazzo, who is behind the Rosetta comet landing is also named in the list. Others in the list include Suzanne Topalian, cancer combatant, Radhika Nagpal, a robot maker, Sheik Humarr Khan, the Ebola doctor, David ...

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