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Exclusive: Spacetech startup Astrome raises funding from former Nokia exec

Thursday, December 8, 2016 | More »

Space technology company Astrome Technologies Pvt. Ltd, is in talks to raise a pre-Series A round of funding from a clutch of investors in the next couple of weeks. Angel investor Ajith Sukumaran, who is leading the investment, has already committed a portion of the funds in this round, a person dir...


Aerospace startup Team Indus signs launch contract with ISRO

Bengaluru-based aerospace startup Team Indus has signed a contract with the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) to launch a spacecraft that will attempt to land on the moon as part of its bid to win the Google Lunar XPRIZE. Team Indus, incorporated as Axiom Research Labs Pvt Ltd, is the only I...

1 December, 2016 | More »


Intrigued about prospects of life beyond earth? These space projects may help you

“I believe that life on Earth is at an ever-increasing risk of being wiped out by a disaster, such as a sudden nuclear war, a genetically engineered virus, or other dangers,” said renowned physicist Stephen Hawking, as per an extract published in The Guardian. He further added that, “I think t...

24 November, 2016 | More »


Asgardia gives a fillip to chatter on finding a new home for humans

In the 2014 sci-fi cliffhanger Interstellar, a crew of gallant astronauts travel through a time-space warp in search of a new home for tellurians, as earth is no longer suitable to sustain life. If you thought living outside the green planet is just a thing of science-fiction, meet Igor Ashurbeyli, ...

22 November, 2016 | More »


Aviation tech startup Team Indus ropes in Nandan Nilekani as an investor, advisor

Bangalore-based Axiom Research Labs Pvt Ltd, the company behind aviation technology venture Team Indus, has raised an undisclosed amount of funding from Infosys co-founder and the man behind UIDAI Nandan Nilekani, according to a report in The Economic Times. Nilekani will also be involved with the...

30 March, 2015 | More »


Aviation tech startup Team Indus bags $1M from Google Lunar XPRIZE

Bangalore-based Axiom Research Labs Private Limited, the company behind aviation technology venture Team Indus has won $1 million (Rs 6.15 crore) from Google Lunar XPRIZE, a global competition to develop low-cost methods of robotic space exploration. It was one among three winners of the nine winner...

27 January, 2015 | More »