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Jatan Mehta

Jatan Mehta is the science officer at TeamIndus Moon Mission, with a background in physics and research experience in astrophysics. He is passionate about space, technology and science communication. His portfolio and science articles can be found at jatan.space and Twitter profile is @uncertainquark.

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Liftoff atop the country’s GSLV Mk III rocket occurred on 22 July at 14:43 IST (09:13 UTC).

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Where did the Moon come from? The origin of our cosmic neighbor is a fundamental question in planetary science.

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Take a look at how electronics of spacecraft are built to survive the harshness of space environments.

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