The mysteries and marvels surrounding the Parker Solar Probe’s miraculous feat of “touching” the sun are of grave eminence to the ever-expanding solar system as we know it. Read on to explore how it created history in the space science and engineering industry, with its revolutionary technology and design that enables it to survive in and around the sun.
Solar power is the future of power generation and harnessing it on the earth is not an easy task. This spurred scientists and researchers around the world to develop a revolutionary idea of setting up solar power stations in the earth’s orbit to harness this abundant source of energy.
Interning for the Jet Propulsion Laboratory at NASA and working on improving a rover being sent to Mars is a dream for any student who has dedicated his life to science. The Post had the chance to interview Siddarth Venkatraman, a fourth-year studying CSE at Manipal Institute of Technology, who got this incredible opportunity.
NASA announced on Thursday that its Mars rover Curiosity had new evidence suggesting ancient life on Mars. The results are the detection of new organic molecules and seasonal spikes in the methane concentration. Read on to find out more about the discovery and what it could mean.