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.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The Strawberry moon is the first full moon on June. (Photo credit: Representative image/Unsplash)

  • The Strawberry Moon was first mentioned in the 1930s
  • In India, the full moon night will be called Vat Purnima
  • The Moon is expected to appear full for about three days

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
NASA issued the stamp on June 18 during a ceremony held at Greenbelt Main Post Office. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@nasasolarsystem)

  • NASA posted a picture showing the Sun in different wavelengths
  • The post has received over 40,000 likes on social media
  • The images were issued as stamps by US Postal Service

.New York, NY, USA
This is not the first time the space agency is crowdsourcing names for its space devices. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@NASA)

  • The mannequin will be a part of Artemis I moon mission
  • The mission is slated to launch this November
  • Social media users have to pick one name among 8 options

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
(Photo Credits: Screengrab YouTube/@Russell'sAstrophotography)

  • NASA praised an amateur stargazer for a photograph he and two others took of a cosmic bubble
  • NASA named the image Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD) on June 17
  • A nebula is a large cloud of dust and gas that can be formed by the explosion of a dying star

.Houston, TX, USA
Hubble Space telescope is down. (Photo credit: Pixabay)

  • The US space agency said that the problem arose when a  payload computer stopped working
  • An attempt to restart it on Monday failed
  • The technology for the payload computer dates back to the 1980s

Beijing/Jiuquan, Jun 17 (PTI) China successfully launched its longest crewed space mission to date on Thursday, sending three astronauts to its new orbiting station, in a major milestone for the ...

Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India (NewsVoir) Despite sliding COVID cases, ventilator production continues in full swing. The second wave of Coronavirus, which has caused a morbid stir of lung ...

It is incredibly rare for a star to blink. (Photo credit: Representational/unsplash)

  • A giant blinking star was spotted near the center of our Milky Way galaxy by astronomers
  • Known as VVV-WIT-08, the star is located more than 25,000 light-years away from Earth
  • The study was published in the Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

Ganymede is the only moon that is bigger than planet Mercury. (Photo credit: Instagram/nasa)

  • Ganymede is one of the 79 known moons around Jupiter
  • Italian astronomer Galileo Galilei discovered Ganymede in 1610
  • NASA's Juno spacecraft has been orbiting Jupiter for five years

Nottingham (UK), Jun 6 (The Conversation) For decades, the exploration of our solar system left one of our neighbouring planets, Venus, largely unexplored. Now, things are about to change.