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ISRO Adds Human Angle to Space Missions, Taking Cue From ‘MARTIAN’ Film

Beyond man launch in next mission, Indian Space Research Organisations (ISRO) is also contemplating the mechanism to rescue its astronauts in case of mid-space abortion of a mission. In case of an emergency, the astronauts can eject themselves to safety from their rockets but capturing them on to another safe rocket is the challenge that ISRO is determined to explore ...

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NASA Reproduces 3 Building Blocks of Life in Harsh Space Conditions

Now that NASA scientists have reproduced uracil, cytosine, and thymine, three key components of our hereditary material, in the laboratory, the question is how would it help the mankind or replicate the mankind in outer space. NASA said its scientists discovered that an ice sample containing pyrimidine exposed to ultraviolet radiation under space-like conditions was able to produce the three ...

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