India heading for Mars

Indian Space Research Organisation

India has been pursuing an ambitious space research program for many years, even though it has received little attention in western media. Now, India’s first interplanetary probe in on its way: the Mangalyaan Mars probe — मङ्गलयान (newspaper link >>>).

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