Space

  • ISRO to launch GSLV-D5 today 05-01-2014 03:58 PM

    The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch the GSLV D5 with an indigenous cryogenic engine from the spaceport at Sriharikota, near Chennai on Sunday evening. ...
  • Mission to Mars: PSLV puts 'Mangalyaan' into an elliptical orbit 05-11-2013 09:44 PM

    India's journey to the Mars has begun with the successful launch of the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM). Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) joined an elite club of just four agencies in the world which dared to travel to Mars. The Rs 450 crore Mars Orbiter Mission was successfully launched from...
  • 600 people sign up for Virgin's 'Galatic' flight to space 30-09-2013 12:16 PM

    More than 600 people have signed to Virgin 'Galatic' flight to spend up to a quarter million dollars for just minutes in space. Passengers will get three days of training and health checks, then a few hours in flight with about three minutes weightless in space. ...
  • Watch: Canadian astronaut's music video aboard International Space Station 14-05-2013 11:12 AM

    A music video shot aboard the International Space Station by a Canadian astronaut gets over 1.5 million hits on YouTube. ...
  • Sunita Williams visits her ancestral town in Gujarat 05-04-2013 10:28 AM

    Indian-American astronaut Sunita Williams visited her ancestral town in Gujarat's Jhulsana district. During her visit, she hoped that the villagers would also get to go to space someday. "I feel like I'm at home. And I hope one day one of these smiles will go to space one day," said...
  • Newly discovered asteroid to pass close by Earth tonight 15-02-2013 08:46 AM

    An asteroid, the size of a small football field is to fly past Earth - closer than ever before - almost at a touching distance of just 27,000 kilometres. ...
  • Campus calling: Career in space technology 08-07-2011 08:14 PM

    On this week's episode we get you a seek peek of some of India's most prestigious institutes. ...
  • Fifty years since man first travelled in space 12-04-2011 08:21 AM

    Fifty years ago, on April 12, Former Soviet fighter pilot Yuri Gagarin became the first man to have travelled in space, in a 108-minute flight, that almost ended in disaster. ...
  • Robonaut 2: the first robot in space 02-11-2010 02:07 PM

    Meet Robonaut 2, the first robot to go into space. A humanoid, the robot is designed to work like humans. ...
  • Space shuttle Endeavour set to land back to earth 31-07-2009 02:23 PM

    Endeavour blasted off from Florida on July 15 with 7 astronauts crew. ...
  • What do you do when you lose your tool bag in space? 19-11-2008 07:38 PM

    How about a 'lost and found' provision in space? ...
  • Watch: How does Chandrayaan work? 08-11-2008 12:45 PM

    CNN-IBN's Rati Chaudhary spoke to some experts to find out. ...
  • US space agency NASA turns 50 today 01-10-2008 10:42 AM

    It's Happy Birthday for NASA as the space agency turns 50. ...
  • IBN LIVING: Passive smoking increases risk of stroke 31-07-2008 04:42 PM

    Smoke contains hundreds of chemicals known to be toxic or cancer causing. ...
  • Teen hangs herself in real life over virtual hoax 17-05-2008 01:41 AM

    Kolkata: They delivered a dominating performance against Royal Challengers Bangalore with a huge 47-run win, and Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir said it was a result of good team work. Gambhir himself scored a blistering 93 to be Man-of-the-Match but said everyone played a part in the team's win....
  • Monkeys get spaced out in Space Chimps 17-04-2008 02:05 AM

    Sydney: Desperate to redeem pride in the shorter formats after being embarrassed in the Test series, the Indian team was left frustrated on Monday by wet practice pitches at the ANZ Stadium - the venue of the first Twenty20 international against Australia on Wednesday. The Indians, who were outplayed 0-4...
  • A bizarre space mission inside a bedroom 09-04-2008 04:04 PM

    Perth: Attack would be the best defence for India against a rampaging Australian pace battery when the two sides square off on the dreaded greentop wicket of WACA in the do-or-die third cricket Test starting on Friday. Down 0-2 in the four-Test series, the Indians would be loathe to let...
  • Space shuttle Discovery lands after 15-day mission 08-11-2007 01:18 PM

    Brisbane: Peter Siddle celebrated a hat-trick and career-best Test figures on his birthday to bowl Australia into a commanding position against England after the opening day of the first Ashes Test at the Gabba on Thursday. The stout-hearted Victorian paceman sent England reeling with a stunning hat-trick as he captured...
  • Indian Army talks star wars as real prospect 24-10-2007 01:25 PM

    They want to use pace for networking command and control. ...
  • Special: Sunita gets chatty | Exclusive Interview | Pics 02-10-2007 10:56 PM

    CNN-IBN's Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai met the astronaut. ...
  • Cit Journo: Sealing drive in Delhi 10-03-2007 12:23 PM

    Citizen journalist Bhupendra Singh tells how ruthless the municipal corporation officials can be during the demolition drive in the Capital. ...
  • Video: Sunita Williams live from space 11-01-2007 12:26 AM

    "India is beautiful, colourful country. Greenery and red mountains were great," says astronaut. ...
  • The future of space travel 27-11-2006 12:45 AM

    There's a flight into the future ahead. We'll take you to the moon and back. The present seems bleak – so lets talk about the future of space travel to be precise. ...