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TESS Mission discovers new Alien Worlds

NASA has detected three new planets in a nearby star system. These 3 planets – one slightly larger than Earth and two new planets – which are not similar to those found in the solar system. These planets fall in a varied gap of sizes of several planets and space researchers anticipate that these planets ..


Modular Reusable Rockets for Small Satellite launches

To launch a satellite into space is an expensive undertaking. It is estimated that for every single kg of hardware that is sent to space, 10 times more hardware is expended in the process. The lack of reusability of the launchers makes the entire launch process even more expensive as valuable hardware is expended in ..


Rocket launch sites in India

Rocket launches in India are carried out through either of the three sites in India or foreign sites, mainly French Guyana or Baikonur. Satellite Launch sites in India Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre. Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala The center was earlier known as the Thumba Equatorial Rocket Launching Station (TERLS) (when started in 1962) but was then renamed ..