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India is a leader in space, says NASA chief Nelson


New Delhi: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) administrator Bill Nelson has said that the United States is open to helping India build its own space station. During his visit to India, he revealed that both India and the U.S. are planning to send an astronaut to the International Space Station by the end...

India is a leader in space, says Nasa chief Bill Nelson on maiden visit


Nasa Administrator Bill Nelson has landed in India for a series of strategic discussions and events aimed at strengthening the partnership between the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) and the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).  The visit marks India's growing stature as a global leader in space exploration and technology. Nelson's arrival was announced via his tweet, expressing...

NASA spacecraft crashes into asteroid in defense test


Cape Canaveral, Fla.: A NASA spacecraft rammed an asteroid at blistering speed Monday in an unprecedented dress rehearsal for the day a killer rock menaces Earth. The galactic slam occurred at a harmless asteroid 7 million miles  away, with the spacecraft named Dart plowing into the space rock at 14,000 mph. Scientists expected the impact...