27 Articles Related to "astronaut"

NASA investigating first crime committed in space

Astronaut Anne McClain is accused of identity theft and improperly accessing her estranged wife's private financial records while on a sixth-month mission abo...

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NASA astronautS TRY OUT NEXT-GEN SPACESUITS BY SPACEX FOR THE 2020 MISSION

NASA astronauts recently tried out the next-gen space suits by SpaceX for the scheduled 2020 launch as part of the agency's Commercial Crew program.

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Aloha! What happened when first men on Moon returned to Earth

The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported Wednesday, the anniversary of the astronaut's return to Earth, that the crew hit the atmosphere at 25,000 mph, creating ...

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astronaut Neil Armstrong's family received $6 million secret settlement for his wrongful death

The first man who set foot on Moon died a wrongful death due to post-surgical complications in 2012. His family was given a secret settlement in 2014 by an Ohio hos...

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astronauts Capture Breathtaking Scene Of Volcano Violently Erupting

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station captured the breathtaking scene Saturday showing the vigorous eruption of the Raikoke volcano.

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NASA Calls India Satellite Destruction ‘Terrible Thing’, Says Space Debris Endangered ISS astronauts

NASA head Jim Bridenstine said the anti-satellite test created 400 pieces of space debris, some as big as 10 cm, increasing risk of collision with the Internation...

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Earth’s oldest rock found on Moon: Study

A lunar sample returned from the Moon by the Apollo 14 astronauts is making quite the buzz as it turns out to be the oldest rock from Earth.

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WATCH: NASA astronaut struggles to walk on Earth after 197 days in space

After spending 197 days on the Space station during a field test experiment,  Astronaut A.J. (Drew) Feustel returned to Earth and walked for the first time.

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Rakesh Sharma: Our First Space Man

IAF officer Sqn Ldr Rakesh Sharma flew aboard a Soyuz T11 spacecraft on April 2, 1984, and became the first Indian to journey into space. He spent 7 days, 21 hour...

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Watch: Footage from inside Soyuz rocket shows the moments before emergency landing

The spacecraft with US astronaut Tyler “Nick” Hague and Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin returned minutes after lift-off owing to malfunction. ...

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A Jolt, Then Free Fall: astronauts' Harrowing Escape From Rocket

The astronauts made it halfway to space before suddenly going the other direction and fell about 31 miles back to the ground, according to NASA.

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NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson Who Set The Record For Most Days in Space Retires

Whitson also served as chief of the astronaut corps from 2009 to 2012, becoming both the first woman to hold the position and the first non-military astronaut corps...

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Tupperware containers to help improve NASA astronauts’ diet by providing fresh food in space

Tupperware, a household name when it comes to keeping food fresh, is now helping NASA improve astronauts' diet with its airtight plastic containers at the Int...

1 year ago . 133 views

astronauts Identify Unknown Microbes In Space For First Time

Identifying microbes involves isolating the DNA of samples, and then amplifying - or making many copies - of that DNA that can then be sequenced, or identified....

1 year ago . 129 views

Salute: Aamir Khan leaves astronaut Rakesh Sharma’s biopic due to creative differences?

Also, latest reports suggest that the makers have approached Shah Rukh Khan to play the lead role in Salute, but there isn’t any confirmation on it yet.

1 year ago . 111 views

Today in History.

Today’s Highlight in History:   On Oct. 30, 1944, the Martha Graham ballet “Appalachian Spring,” with music b...

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If You Thought This Was India On Diwali From Space, We Have Some Bad News For You

We Indians are probably so enthusiastic about seeing a space picture of India on Diwali that we fall for anything that we are provided with, especially if it bears ...

1 year ago . 215 views

Should We Encourage Our Kids to Pursue Their Passions or Face Reality?

Should we tell our kids to pursue their passions or to be realistic about their life? Live their dreams or live in reality? My son recently told me he wanted to be ...

2 years ago . 320 views

Today in History: Oct. 3

  Today’s Highlight in History:   On Oct. 3, 1951, the New York Giants captured the National League p...

2 years ago . 141 views

35 Unknown Facts about Universe

1.  Do you know this? 33 light years from us, there is an exoplanet, which is completely covered in burning ice. 2.  Astronauts say that, space...

2 years ago . 138 views

 
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How One 'Informal Meeting' Changed Sourav Ganguly's World, Who's Now S...

Touted as one of the best captains to have ever led the Indian cricket team into international cricket, Sourav Ganguly is a well regarded member of the our nation...

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Man Digs Pit To Bury Daughter, Finds Baby Buried Alive In Earthen Pot

Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh: Hitesh Kumar Sirohi, the trader, rescued the girl and fed her milk using cotton. The girl is currently admitted to a private hospital.

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Travel on the cards? Here are five beautiful countries where Indians c...

With India’s rank slipping five positions from 81st to 86th as per the Henley Passport Index, the commotion among Indian travellers is obvious.

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Education Must be our priority
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11 Most Profitable Businesses in India with low Investment
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Top 5 Best Electric Lunch Boxes in India
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Kal Penn tells Lilly Singh why he doesn’t eat at Indian restaurants: ‘...

Indian-origin actor Kal Penn told Lilly Singh a humorous anecdote about why he is hesitant to eat at Indian restaurants. “It’s very simple, our people l...

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Comfort before style: Hailey Baldwin rocks her wedding with sneakers

Adding comfort to fashion has become a style statement these days and model Hailey Baldwin knows how to carry the mix well.

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Watch | The Hindu Explains: Why is Turkey bombing Syria?

A video explainer with The Hindu's International Affairs Editor Stanly Johny speaking about why Ankara is ready to risk NATO’s ire over a defence deal w...

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Kids Carve Out Carrom Board In Mud, Anand Mahindra Says 'India Has Zer...

By now we all know just how religiously Anand Mahindra recognises and appreciates all things jugaad on his social media page. 

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‘Rekha was honest about everything and Bollywood tried to tame her’: b...

The television journalist reveals the approach he took in writing about one of Hindi cinema’s most enigmatic stars.  

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This may be the real reason behind Rahul's resignation

After Congress lost 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Sonia Gandhi had instituted the Antony Committee for an official post-mortem.  

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There's A Fish That Can Live On Land. Officials In US State Want It De...

The department is now trying to figure out if the fish has spread from the pond as it looks to prevent the species from reaching other bodies of water in Georgia, M...

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#FlashbackFriday: 15 Pictures From Bollywood That You Completely Forgo...

It's Friday, which means now is the perfect time to open our archives and look back at everything that rocked our lives back in the day. Bollywood is a wonder...

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5 Thoughts Every Delhiite Who Hates Burning Crackers Has During The Di...

Diwali is almost here and just when everyone's super thrilled about celebrating the festival, some of us are having sleepless nights at the thought of those kid...

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The Notoriously Famous Chor Bazaar Might Be Shifted From Subhash Park,...

Kabari Bazaar, popularly known as Chor Bazaar, might get a new address. This weekly market takes place at Subhash Park near the Red Fort and sees droves of people...

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U.K. to issue coin in honour of Mahatma Gandhi

The U.K. government has decided to issue a commemorative coin to mark the 150th birthday anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, said Britain’s Chancellor of the Exche...

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Top 10 Best Earphones under 1000 – Comparison & Review
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Samsung Notebook 9 (2018) review
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Karnataka Villagers Stumble Upon '7-Headed' Snake Skin Near Temple & T...

In Hindu mythology, Shesha is depicted as a giant serpent that floats coiled in space, or an ocean to form the bed on which Vishnu lies.

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Selfie in loo, Rs 51,000 in MP government’s scheme for newly-weds

The initiative is aimed at ensuring that toilets are constructed in every household in Madhya Pradesh.

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Best Multivitamins in India for Better Health
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Central Government Employees DA calculation: How Dearness Allowance is...

Central Government Employees DA calculation: The Union government has decided to increase the Dearness Allowance of central government employees by 5 per cent over ...

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Grandmothers May Have Played A much Bigger Role In Human Evolution

Grandmothers are as much loved for their homemade pie as they are for the love and affection they showered on us as grandchildren. But Science has also proved what ...

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8 DAYS IN REAL INDIA
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