NASRDA, Edo collaborate on technology solutions
Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo has expressed his administration’s readiness to collaborate with the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) to accelerate the state’s technological innovations and processes. Obaseki said this when he received a proposal from Prof. Babatunde Rabiu, NASRDA’s Chief Executive of Centre for Atmospheric Research (CAR) at Government House, Benin. The…
Space agency confirms Nigeria will experience total lunar eclipse, ‘Blood Moon’ today
The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA), Abuja, through its Centre for Basic Space Science (CBSS), has confirmed that there will be a lunar eclipse over Nigeria today, Monday, January 21, 2019.
NASRDA expresses commitment to developing indigenous technology
The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) said it is committed to developing the country’s indigenous technology in basic space technology. Prof. Seidu Mohammed, director-general of the agency, said this at the Space Centre Week and Exhibition of the agency’s Centre for Basic Space Science (CBSS) in Nsukka, Enugu State, with the theme “Basic…
Concerns on regular earth tremors, vaccine safety persist
Experts have reassured Nigerians over regular earth tremors in Abuja as well as the rising cases of vaccine rejection in the United States (U.S.) and some parts of Europe.
‘Why blood moon was not visible in some areas’
Stargazers across the globe were treated to the longest celestial event of the 21st century last Friday as a lunar eclipse turned the moon bright red.But most Lagos residents and people in Southern Nigeria were disappointed they could not behold the latest celestial spectacle that graced the skies ....
NASRDA predicts appearance of moon tomorrow
According to him, the moon could only be sighted with the naked eyes when there is a clear sky without any obstruction.He, however, added that the tiny lunar crescent could be sighted with the aid of Charged Couple Device (CCD) and astronomical telescope, or any other advanced astronomical instrument.
NASRDA Plans ’edusat-2, Second Nanosatellite
National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has concluded all relevant discussions to build and launch of a second nanosatellite code named edusat-2...
NASRDA, Landmark varsity partner to launch agric satellite
The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has disclosed plans to launch a second Nano satellite on agriculture. The satellite, that is codenamed EDUSAT-2, would be launched in collaboration with Landmark University, Omu-Aran, Kwara State. Head, Media and Corporate Communications of the agency, Dr. Felix Ale, disclosed this in a statement yesterday. He said…