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Nasa’s planet-hunting spacecraft Tess discovers new planet 3 times the size of Earth

Nasa’s planet-hunting probe has found three confirmed exoplanets or worlds beyond our solar system where the third new planet is a whopping 23 times as massive as Earth. The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) which launched Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (Tess) for searching exoplanets in April, 2018 has discovered a third small planet outside […]

ISRO to Launch GSAT-29
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ISRO to Launch GSAT-29 Communications Satellite on Wednesday

Subject to weather conditions, India’s heavy-lift rocket Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV-Mk III) is set to put into orbit the communication satellite GSAT-29 tentatively on Wednesday, the Indian space agency said. According to the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), it will be the second developmental flight of GSLV-Mk III rocket with a rated carrying capacity […]