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Behold the first images of the Red Planet sent back from India's Mars spacecraft
Sep 25, 2014

It was just the other day that India’s Mangalyaan spacecraft arrived in orbit around Mars — and now the low-cost project is already sending back some stunning pictures.

India sent a spacecraft to Mars for half of what it costs to make a Star Trek movie
Sep 24, 2014

With NASA in the midst of a massive budget crunch, the private space industry is stepping in to pick up the slack — along with a few other countries.

Officials puzzled by more than 100 UFO sightings near India border
Jan 14, 2013

Usually when we talk about a government reaction to UFO sightings, it's to report another public, official denial of anything weird going on. But over in India, the government's a little too busy to deny anything just now, because they're still trying to figure out what the more than 100 luminous orbs seen in the sky near their border with China are.