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Isro Scientists Give Thumbs Up to The Martian

A group of scientists from Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) have thoroughly enjoyed Ridley Scott’s forthcoming space drama “The Martian” at a special screening of the film here. The screening on Thursday was also attended by ten members from National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa). “I think the technology that they have shown and used, and the demonstration of working ... Read More »

Space Experts Swoon Over ‘The Martian’ Despite Inaccuracies

Surviving in space is hard and scientists say The Martian shows precisely what challenges astronauts will face on a pioneering mission to Mars, even though it contains some big inaccuracies right from the get-go. Case in point – the colossal storm that causes the crew to abandon the movie’s main character, botanist Mark Watney played by Matt Damon, would not ... Read More »