Sandhya Ramesh is a science writer based out of Bangalore, India. She writes about astronomy and earth science, and uses emerging social networks for science communication. She tweets from @sandygrains.
TeamIndus, India’s only entry for the Google Lunar XPRIZE, just announced their launch contract with ISRO. If successful, TeamIndus would be the first private company from India to land a craft on an extraterrestrial body.