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Birla Industrial & Technological Museum (BITM), Kolkata has organized “Science Week Celebration 2014” on India’s prospects in space & astronomy. The celebration began with World Science Day on 10th November, 2014 and ended with the Children’s Day on the 14th November 2014. A number of educational programs including Popular talks, Painting Competition, Quiz, Design Competition, […]

India’s Mars Orbiter Spacecraft successfully entered into an orbit around planet Mars today morning (September 24, 2014) by firing its 440 Newton Liquid Apogee Motor (LAM) along with eight smaller liquid engines. This Liquid Engines firing operation which began at 07:17:32 Hrs IST lasted for 1388.67 seconds which changed the velocity of the spacecraft by […]

While India was entering into elite club of countries who has sent successful mission to other planets, Visvesvaraya Industrial & Technological Museum (VITM), Bengaluru celebrated the historical event of India’s first mission to Mars “Insertion of Mangalyaan into Mars Orbit” by curating a Special Exhibition on “Planet Mars, Missions to Mars & Mars Orbiter Mission”. […]