India unveils spacecraft that will look for energy sources on the moon

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Chandrayaan-2, India’s second lunar mission, will explore the south side of the moon, a region where no mission has ever set foot.  India’s space agency unveiled last week the spacecraft that it hopes will get to the Moon by September, making the country the fourth to achieve a soft landing on the Earth’s natural satellite […]

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India’s idea of mining moon for Helium-3 might soon become a reality by 2025

European scientists have announced plans to start mining the moon as early as 2025, though what they’ll be extracting is neither gold nor diamonds, but waste-free nuclear energy thought to be worth trillions of dollars. The goal is to place a lander on the lunar surface to mine and process regolith for water, oxygen, metals and an […]

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India to send a rover to moon in October in search of a trillion-dollar nuclear fuel: ISRO

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As per a Bloomberg report, India’s space program wants to go where no nation has gone before – to the south side of the moon. And once it gets there, it will study the potential for mining a source of waste-free nuclear energy that could be worth trillions of dollars. Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) […]

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