China Isn't Winning The Race for Space

China Isn't Winning The Race for Space

China's first cargo spacecraft

Even as NASA stumbles, private U.S. companies are taking the lead in exploration

by Adam Minter

By the middle of the century, nuclear-powered Chinese shuttles will regularly ply interplanetary space, carrying workers between mining colonies on distant planets and asteroids. If that, like much else published on the

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ISRO's Plan: A Rocket That Can Be Made In 3 Days

ISRO's Plan: A Rocket That Can Be Made In 3 Days

Mini-PSLV can be built at a cost of just 1/10 of original cost. The manufacturing cost of a launch vehicle is generally in the range of Rs 150 crore to Rs 500 crore across the world. The Indian space agency has started working on the idea of building this small rocket keeping in mind the emerging market of micro or nano satellites

NEW DELHI: In a

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Amsterdam wins race to host the European Medicines Agency

Amsterdam wins race to host the European Medicines AgencyThe EMA’s headquarters will be in Amsterdam’s Zuidas district. Photo: DutchNews.nl

Amsterdam has succeeded in its bid to host the European Medicines Agency when the organisation leaves London following Brexit.

European ministers in Brussels backed the Dutch offer after three rounds of voting on Monday evening. Both Amsterdam and Milan were level

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