️ Gaganyaan Countdown Begins: ISRO Prioritizes Mission Readiness Throughout 2024

In a significant announcement, ISRO Chairman S. Somanath has declared 2024 as the year of “Gaganyaan readiness,” highlighting a series of critical tests planned for India’s highly anticipated manned space mission. This announcement follows the successful launch of India’s first X-Ray Polarimeter satellite as part of the PSLV C58 mission, showcasing ISRO’s growing capabilities in … Read more

Carbon’s Hidden Story: How It Whispers the Age of Everything

Radiocarbon dating, a revolutionary scientific method developed in the 20th century, has transformed our understanding of the past. This technique, built upon the decay of carbon-14, a radioactive isotope, offers a window into the history of organic materials, ranging from ancient manuscripts to prehistoric fossils. The Science Behind Radiocarbon Dating At the heart of radiocarbon … Read more

East Meets West in Space: ISRO and SpaceX Team Up for GSAT-20 Launch in 2024

In a significant development in the space industry, NewSpace India Limited (NSIL), the commercial arm of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), has announced plans to launch the GSAT-20 satellite aboard SpaceX’s Falcon-9 rocket. This launch is scheduled for the second quarter of 2024 and marks a crucial step in India’s space sector. The GSAT-20, … Read more

Mission Accomplished! ISRO’s XPoSat Blasts Off to Unravel Black Hole Mysteries

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) achieved a remarkable feat on January 1, 2024, by successfully launching the PSLV-C58 carrying the X-ray Polarimeter Satellite (XPoSat). This event marked a stellar start to the new year for India’s space endeavors. The launch from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh, placed India among the … Read more