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16 Mar 2017 | 3:39 PM
HERZLIYA, Israel, Mar 16 (Reuters) Orbiting the earth at more than 500 kilometres, a tiny satellite with a laboratory shrunk to the size of a tissue box is helping scientists carry out experiments that take gravity out of the equation. Sharesee more..
15 Feb 2017 | 10:02 PM
New Delhi, Feb 15 (UNI) India today carved out a niche in annals of space science by successfully launching 104 satellites on a single mission, overtaking the previous record of 37 satellites launched by Russia in 2014 and winning accolades from the international community and the global media. Sharesee more..
15 Feb 2017 | 10:01 PM
Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh, Feb 15 (UNI) The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) create history today by launching a record 104 satellite from a single launch, when its PSLV-C37 put in the intended orbit Cartosat-2, the main payload, and 103 other co-passenger satellites from its spaceport here. Sharesee more..
08 Feb 2017 | 4:06 PM
New Delhi, Feb 8 (UNI) Using measurements taken by radio antennas, a group of astrophysicists from the RIKEN Star and Planet Formation Laboratory has found clues as to how gas from collapsing molecular clouds in star-forming regions of the universe find its way to the surface of the stars that are still at the formative stage. Sharesee more..
07 Feb 2017 | 4:08 PM
New Delhi, Feb 7 (UNI) A giant black hole ripped apart a nearby star and then continued to feed off its remains for close to a decade, according to research led by the University of New Hampshire (UNH). Sharesee more..
05 Feb 2017 | 8:25 PM
New Delhi, Feb 5 (UNI) Theoretical physicists and astrophysicists, investigating irregularities in the cosmic microwave background (the ‘afterglow’ of the Big Bang), have found that there is substantial evidence of our universe being a vast and complex hologram. Sharesee more..