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Home gardens bloom under lockdown in Zimbabwe township despite limited space

By Tafara Mugwara As people cut back on spending and become more conscious about healthy eating during the coronavirus...
Women wearing face masks walk at a bazaar in Tehran, Iran, April 24, 2020. Iranian health ministry on Saturday reported 76 new COVID-19 death cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the death toll to 5,650 in the country, official IRNA news agency reported. (Photo by Ahmad Halabisaz/Xinhua)

Iran plans to launch 5 satellites into space by year end

Iran plans to send five satellites into space by the end of current Iranian calendar year, ending on March 20, 2021, official IRNA news...

Oil prices slump amid mounting storage fears

Oil prices suffered heavy losses on Monday amid fears over a growing scarcity of oil storage space as the COVID-19 pandemic wreaked havoc on...

Iran receives signals from Noor satellite

Several stations across Iran have received signals from the Noor 1 (Light 1) satellite that was launched into space on Wednesday, Tasnim news agency...
A handout photo made available by SpaceX shows the Falcon 9 rocket lifting off with a cargo of 60 Starlink satellites, from the space Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA, 29 January 2020. EPA/BRIAN LINN / SPACEX / HANDOUT HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES

NASA and SpaceX to launch first crewed mission to space

NASA announced on Friday to launch its first SpaceX crewed flight to the International Space Station (ISS) on May 27. NASA astronauts...
A robot is broadcasting epidemic prevention knowledge in Shanghai, with four cameras on top of it recording the environment, Feb. 27, 2020. Photo by Yang Jianzheng, People’s Daily Online

New infrastructure expands space for innovative development

By Daniel Zhang A meeting of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee held earlier this...
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Iran fails to launch satellite into space

Iran failed on Sunday to put the indigenous satellite Zafar into orbit, state IRINN TV reported. The homemade satellite carrier Simorgh launched...
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Russia sends 34 British communication satellites to space

A Russian carrier rocket delivered 34 communication satellites of British company OneWeb into orbit on Friday, the Russian state space corporation Roscosmos said. ...
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Iran installs rocket to carry satellite to space

Iran on Thursday completed installation of an indigenous rocket intended to carry an Iranian satellite to space soon, an Iranian minister said. ...

NATO includes space as new operational domain amid divergences on future development

Foreign ministers of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) agreed to include space as its new operational domain alongside air, land, sea and cyber,...
The orange hue over Earth, called an airglow and caused by molecules in the atmosphere energized by ultraviolet radiation from sunlight, was caught on camera by an astronaut aboard the International Space Station in 2018. Photo by ISS/Nasreen Alkhateeb/NASA

ICON satellite to study boundary between Earth’s atmospheres, space

Inside the outermost layer of Earth's atmosphere, billions of negatively charged electrons bounce freely for long periods of time before being tamed by positive...
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Finally, US Returning to the Moon and on to Mars: Joins China

Finally, the USA is planning on returning to space in a big way. If President Trump implements his just announced space program he will...
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Greece Makes A Statement with Its New Satellite Launch

A new Hellas Sat satellite was successfully launched this week strengthening Greece's presence in space, as the country is exploring economic benefits in all...

Russia to Start Posting Billboards in Space

A Russian startup has just revealed plans to place massive billboards in the space, which might cover a potential audience of 7 billion on...
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NASA’s Insight throws more light on Mars

The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) sent off InSight, its robotic lander, from the central coast of California at pre-dawn on Saturday...
China to launch space station’s core module around 2020: industry insider

China Plans On Core Module Launch of Its Space Station by 2020

China will launch the core module of its space station around 2020, an insider disclosed recently, adding that the country has entered the...

NEIP Leadership Urged To Use Funds For Appropriate Purpose

Professor Ebenezer Oduro Owusu, Vice-Chancellor, University of Ghana, has lauded the Government for taking bold steps to advance entrepreneurship in Ghana by instituting the...

Ghana reiterates commitment to creating space for private sector growth

Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Tuesday reiterated his commitment to creating space for the private sector to grow and generate jobs that...
A Long March-3B/Yuanzheng-1 rocket carrying two new-generation satellites for the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) blasts off from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in the southwest China's Sichuan Province, July 25, 2015. China successfully launched two satellites for its indigenous global navigation and positioning network at 8:29 p.m. Beijing Time Saturday, the launch center said. (Xinhua/Zhu Zheng)(mcg)

Mongolia’s first university satellite flies into space from U.S.

The first university satellite of Mongolia which is named after the Mongolian endangered Gobi bear -- Mazaalai -- was sent off into space in...
A Long March-3B/Yuanzheng-1 rocket carrying two new-generation satellites for the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) blasts off from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in the southwest China's Sichuan Province, July 25, 2015. China successfully launched two satellites for its indigenous global navigation and positioning network at 8:29 p.m. Beijing Time Saturday, the launch center said. (Xinhua/Zhu Zheng)(mcg)

Mongolia to send first satellite off to space on June 4

Named after Mongolia's endangered gobi bear Mazaalai, Mongolia's first satellite will be sent to space on June 4. The satellite will accompany...

Threatening Matters Hindering Survival Of CSOs

The West African Civil Society Institute (WACSI) on Wednesday commenced series of discussions on the civil society policy, aimed to reorganise the activities of...

Ghanaian Officials Share National Agenda With Partners In London

A team of Senior Government Officials, led by the Vice President, are meeting partners in London, Washington D.C and New York to share the...

NASAs plans of building high-speed internet in space far advanced

U.S. space agency NASA said Wednesday it's moving ahead with a long-term demonstration of laser communications that eventually "could become the high-speed internet of...
Robotic lander of Chang'e-3 takes photo of the lunar rover "Jade Rabbit". (File photo)

China Plans on Sending to Space Chang’e-5 Lunar this year

China is expected to send lunar probe Chang'e-5 to land on the moon and return with lunar samples within this year, according to the...
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China in preparations to deploy Spacecraft to Mars in 2020

China will send a spacecraft to orbit Mars, make a landing, and deploy a rover in July or August 2020, Wan Weixing, an academician...

Ghanaian Women in Telecom and ICT Industry Celebrated

This International Women’s Day I want to celebrate the New faces of telecommunications’ players in Ghana – they are SMART, they are experiencing, and...
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The Concealed Truth: NASA African Americans and of the Cold War

African American History Month Series No. 6 Tuesday February 21, 2017 Review: Hidden Figures Director: Theodore Melfi This feature film provides a glimpse into the role of African...

New legal powers could send British scientists into space for medical research

New legal powers outlined Monday will send British scientists into space to conduct zero-gravity medical experiments. Under new powers being unveiled this...

UK Considering Commercial Space Flights By 2020

Royalty free 3d rendering of a glowing earth. Europe prominent.Space ports could be set up and satellites could blast off from regions across the...

Citizens To Be Involved In MMDAs Planning And Budgeting Process

The Ghana Centre for Democratic Development (CDD-Ghana) on Tuesday launched Promoting Social Accountability through Citizens’ Participation in Local Governance Project in Tamale. The Project is...