Chandrayaan-2

India’s Chandrayaan 2 is Creating the Highest Resolution Map We Have of the Moon

ISRO's Chandrayaan 2 orbiter is quantifying just how much water ice exists on the Moon’s poles.

2 years ago

India’s Crashed Lander is In This Picture, Somewhere

This image of the lunar highlands is from NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter. You'd need superhuman eyesight to spot it, but…

2 years ago

India has Located the Vikram Lander, But it’s Still not Communicating With Home

The ISRO has confirmed the location of their Vikram lander on the lunar surface, but is uncertain if it survived…

2 years ago

Chandrayaan 2 Mission Loses Contact With Vikram Lander During Descent

The ISRO dispatched their Vikram lunar lander towards the lunar surface today, but lost contact with it just before it…

2 years ago

India’s Chandrayaan-2 is Heading to the Moon

ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization) has successfully launched their Chandrayaan-2 mission to the Moon. The mission, which includes an orbiter,…

2 years ago

New Moon Mission: Chandrayaan-2 Payloads Selected

[/caption] Seven instruments will be aboard India's second unmanned mission to the Moon, Chandrayaan-2, the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)…

11 years ago