Tag: Astronaut

Indian astronaut may travel to ISS on board Russia’s Soyuz in 2022

Moscow: Russia may bring an Indian astronaut to the International Space Station (ISS) on board a Soyuz spacecraft for a…

Deep space travel may damage astronaut’s gut functions

New York: Exposure to galactic cosmic radiation during deep space travel, such as to Mars, might significantly damage gastrointestinal functions…

France offers space medicine to India’s manned mission

Bengaluru: France has offered India its expertise in space medicine, astronaut health monitoring, life support and radiation protection for India's…

Astronaut Peggy Whitson retires from NASA

New Delhi: American astronaut, Peggy Whitson, has retired from her long service to space organisation NASA. The ground-breaking spacewoman took…

Apollo 12 astronaut Alan Bean dead at 86

Washington: Alan Bean, a NASA astronaut who journeyed into space two times and, as part of the Apollo 12 mission…

Trump hails astronaut Kalpana Chawla as inspiration for millions of girls

WASHINGTON: United States President Donald Trump has hailed the late Indian American astronaut Kalpana Chawla as an inspiration for millions…

Elon Musk can put humans on Mars by 2040: Astronaut

London: Elon Musk's prestigious SpaceX project could accelerate time to help man walk on Mars in just another 20 years…

NASA cancels African-American astronaut’s first flight to space

Washington: NASA's Jeanette Jo Epps, an astronaut and American aerospace engineer, will not be a part of the International Space…

NASA’s ‘most experienced astronaut’ John Young dies

Washington: America's 'most experienced astronaut', John Young has passed away, NASA said on Saturday. Young had led the first space…