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Exploring Future: Cabinet gives nod to private participation in space sector

Private participation in space sector Approx Read Time: 6 minutes In News: The government has brought in major reforms in the Indian space sector by providing a level playing field for private companies to use Indian space infrastructure. The aim is to boost participation of private industry, academic institutions and research organizations in the entire range of …

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Science Bytes: SpaceX rocket ship with two NASA astronauts docks with space station

SpaceX rocket ship with two NASA astronauts docks with space station Approx Read Time: 7 minutes In News: SpaceX rocket ship with two NASA astronauts docks with space station US based private space company SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft with two NASA astronauts successfully docked with the International Space Station (ISS) after a historic launch from the Kennedy Space …

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Space Bytes: What is Tianwen-1, China’s Mars mission

Tianwen-1, China’s Mars mission Approx Read Time: 5 minutes In News: China named its first Mars exploration mission to be launched later this year as “Tianwen-1“. It was named after the ancient Chinese poem ‘ Tianwen’, meaning ‘Questions to Heaven’, in which the poet Qu Yuan raised questions involving the sky, stars and natural phenomena. China …

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Science Bytes: ISRO’s Expedition to Sun

ISRO’s Expedition to Sun Approx Read Time: 5 minutes In News: The ISRO is preparing to send its first scientific expedition to study the Sun. The mission named Aditya-L1, will observe the Sun from a close distance and is expected to be launched in early 2021. Studying Sun Challenges in studying Sun: The distance of …

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Social Bytes: How wide is the gender gap in science?

Gender gap Approx Read Time: 5 minutes In News: February 11 was the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, established by the United Nations to promote equal access to and participation in science for women and girls. The topic analysis the Gender Gap between Men and Women in Science. Need of celebrating such …

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