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    Star orbiting massive black hole lends support to Einstein's theory

    Reuters. Washington | Updated at 11:14pm on July 26, 2019

    Observations of light coming from a star zipping in orbit around the humongous black hole at the centre of our galaxy have provided fresh evidence backing Albert Einstein's 1915 theory of general relativity, astronomers said on Thursday.

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    India set for fresh Moon mission

    Agence France-Presse . Sriharikota, India | Updated at 08:36pm on July 21, 2019

    India will make a second attempt Monday to send a landmark spacecraft to the Moon after an apparent fuel leak forced last week’s launch to be aborted. The South Asian nation is bidding to become...

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    Partial lunar eclipse on July 17

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:12am on July 16, 2019

    A partial eclipse of the Moon will occur on July 17. The eclipse will start at zero hours 42 minutes 12 seconds BST and will end at 6 hours 19 minutes 24 seconds of that day...

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    Scientists look for answers to earth’s beginning under moonscape

    Reuters . United States | Updated at 12:00am on July 16, 2019

    As countries and companies rush to build infrastructure on the moon, some researchers are planning to dig under its rocky soil to unlock mysteries about...

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    India scrubs Moon mission launch one hour before liftoff

    Agence-France-Presse . India | Updated at 03:47pm on July 15, 2019

    India on Monday postponed the launch of a lunar probe less than an hour before blast-off because of a technical problem, delaying its bid to...

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    Antarctica sea ice melting mysteriously at record low: study

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 03:00pm on July 02, 2019

    After mysteriously expanding for decades, Antarctica’s sea ice cover melted by an area four times greater than France in just a few years...

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    NASA will fly a drone to Titan to search for life

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:19am on June 29, 2019

    For its next mission in our solar system, NASA plans to fly a drone copter to Saturn’s largest moon Titan in search of the building blocks of life, the space...

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    Moon rocks will help to understand universe : NASA

    Agence France-Presse . Houston | Updated at 02:57pm on June 16, 2019

    Moon rocks look rather nondescript —they are often grey in colour — but for NASA planetary...