J Dhaanya Thasnem, a Class X student of Mahatma Montessori Matric Higher Secondary School, Madurai, is all set to fly to United States during the first week of October to spend a week at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and interact with the NASA astronauts. Continue Reading
The US Consulate General in Chennai, in association with EducationUSA and Go4Guru India, hosted a lecture by Don Thomas on his personal journey to fly aboard four US Space Shuttle missions, at the American Centre Chennai. Seventy students from schools and colleges in Chennai and Bengaluru participated, a press release said.
Even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been hailing the Mission Shakti, which successfully targeted a low Earth orbit (LEO) satellite last week, the NASA has termed the mission a terrible thing.