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Saturday, November 15, 2014
The pioneering lander Philae completed its primary mission of exploring the comet’s surface and returned plenty of data before depleted batteries forced it to go si...
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Friday, November 14, 2014
Union Minister lists priorities to improve research activity. Such research institutions have priceless asset in the form of IPR, he said and added that he was keen to remove any bottlenecks and reduce red-tape in the institutions so that they could reduce wasteful time and expenditure and improve efficiency.
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November 14, 2014
A team of three students from Major in Science and Commerce Science based Technical College, Thailand, explains about ‘Nano batick’ to the visitors. The students gave a digital presentation on how...
November 8, 2014
ALMA, a high-resolution interferometer, has snapped a protoplanetary disk around star HL Tauri
October 16, 2014
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has repositioned its Mars Orbiter, as the national space agency, along with its counterparts around the world, is expecting Comet Siding Spring to fly by...
October 7, 2014
A neuroscientist, Dr. Aldo Faisal, has created a budget device that can control a computer by tracking eye movement after stumbling on a £9.95 web camera sold with a games console — a huge saving...
October 3, 2014
Third of seven series of satellites to put in place India’s own navigation system
September 29, 2014
In a bid to understand how the once wet Red Planet turned cold and dry, NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity has successfully drilled the first sample-collection hole in Mount Sharp, a layered mountain in...
September 25, 2014
First images presented to Prime Minister »
September 22, 2014
The Indian Mars dream was alive on Monday after the sleeping main LAM engine was prodded back to life and made to fire briefly. A working LAM means ISRO's Plan A of using the engine on t...
September 15, 2014
An Indian spacecraft will enter Mars on September 24 for scientific exploration of the red planet after a 300-day voyage through inter-planetary space, an ISRO official said on Monday. “...
September 9, 2014
In a bid to monitor Earth better, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is adding a number of Earth-observing instruments to the International Space Station (ISS) that w...
November 10, 2014
What happens every time you make a mistake? Be it at school, home or anywhere else, you are asked not to repeat the mistake again, and you might even be scolded depending on the extent of the mista...
November 3, 2014
A sounding rocket fitted with technology to gather 1,500 images of the Sun in flat five minutes is set for launch on Monday.
Capturing five images per second, the Rapid Acquisition Imagin...
October 11, 2014
Focus on origins of ‘World Space Week’ and the reason behind its observance. M.Y.S. Prasad urged the students to strengthen their concepts in fundamental subjects — mathematics, physics and astronomy — to be a part of the space research and exploration in the future. »
October 6, 2014
India along with Japan, the US, China and Canada will start work on the world’s biggest telescope on Hawaii Island that will enable to identify an object as small as coin from a distance of 500...
October 1, 2014
India and the U.S., after sending their own respective spacecraft into Mars’ orbit, have now agreed to cooperate on future explorations of the Red Planet, which America said will yield “tangible b...
September 28, 2014
The European Space Agency will attempt to land the first spacecraft on a comet in November to provide clues to the solar system’s 4.6 billion-year history.
ESA’s Rosetta mission will depl...
September 24, 2014
Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and Governor Vajubhai Vala have congratulated the scientists of the Indian Space Research Organisation for the success of the Mars Orbiter Mission. Terming it as...
September 20, 2014
Scientists to carry out tests on September 22, two days before D-Day
September 10, 2014
Coming one step closer to solving "one of the greatest mysteries of Arctic exploration, Canadian Prime Minster Stephen Harper said.
September 8, 2014
US space agency NASA is developing a space submarine to explore ocean waters on Titan, one of Saturn’s moons.
Titan is the only other body in the solar system besides earth with liquid oc...
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French economist Jean Tirole won the 2014 economics Nobel Prize for his analysis of market power and regulation.