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Scientists glimpse Einstein's gravitational waves; PM Modi lauds role of Indian scientists

In a landmark discovery for physics and astronomy, international scientists said on Thursday they have glimpsed the first direct evidence of gravitational waves, or ripples in space-time, which......

A new Earth? Astronomers find 8 new planets that could host life

Welcome to the family! Scientists using NASA’s Kepler spacecraft have confirmed at least eight new roughly Earth-sized planets sitting in the habitable zones of their host stars --......

DICOVERED: A 'Godzilla of Earths'

Astronomers have discovered the "Godzilla" of all Earths -- a new type of rocky planet that weighs 17 times as much as our planet and is more than twice as large in size, a surprising find that......

'Super-jupiter' discovery dwarfs solar system's largest planet

Astronomers have discovered a new 'super-Jupiter' planet, 13 times bigger than jupiter, the largest planet in our own solar system. The planet orbits a star called Kappa Andromedae that is 2.5......

FOUND: A black hole in space 3 times the size of the sun

Astronomers have found what they say is a huge black hole several million times the size of the sun that is hurtling through space near a galaxy four billion light years away.Supermassive black......

The success story of India's second largest online market

ShopClues.com raised $100 million from Tiger Global, a deal that valued the company at $500 million. Image: ShopClues Team. Photograph, Courtesy: ShopClues     Sanjay Sethi,......

Obama proposes freeze on NASA's Budget for 5 years

President Barack Obama has proposed a five-year budgetary freeze on NASA's spending keeping it at $18.7 billion levels annually till 2016.But NASA's administrator Charles Bolden told reporters that......

Face to face with a nanotech guru

Tim Harper, chief executive officer and founder of nano technology company Cientifica, was hailed by Time magazine as 'The Face of European Nanotechnology.' Harper is co-author of The......

How will IISc spend its Rs 100 crore

Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram's Budget announcement of Rs 100 crore (Rs 1 billion) for the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) has not prompted it to rush to the drawing board to devise......

Queen guitarist gets a Phd!

We know musicians are a talented lot. But have you met one who has a doctorate on astrophysics?Well, barring Bob Dylan, who was recently awarded a Pulitzer for his contribution to music by......

Review: The Theory of Everything is impeccably executed

A film as strongly scripted and impeccably executed as The Theory of Everything will be remembered for longer than Stephen Hawking's estimate of the end of time, says Paloma Sharma.There......
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Scientists Create 3D Fly-Through Map Of Space Dust In Our Galaxy

Astronomers hate dust as much as the rest of us ― even more, perhaps. It’s one thing to get a little dust in your eye that takes your... ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2017/03/25/milky-way-galaxy-dust_n_15626058.html?utm_hp_ref=weird-news&ir=Weird+News
NASA adds four teams to study solar system

NASA has added four new teams to study the Moon, near-Earth asteroids and other components of the solar system.According to a report in Engadget on... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a726351.html
Harvard Scientists Say Aliens May Be Using Giant Radio Beams To Travel The Cosmos

Two Harvard University scientists are suggesting that mysterious fast radio bursts , detected in faraway galaxies, may be evidence of aliens... ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2017/03/16/aliens-space-travel-fast-radio-bursts_n_15435684.html?utm_hp_ref=weird-news&ir=Weird+News
Space weather activities need international cooperation, NASA

Understanding and predicting space weather needs international cooperation and no single country could observe the Sun and interplanetary medium... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/space-weather-activities-need-international-cooperation-nasa-117022800508_1.html
Black hole discovered fuelling star formation

In a surprise finding, scientists have discovered a black hole that is recycling extremely hot gas into cold fuel for star formation.Researchers... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/scitech/report-black-hole-discovered-fuelling-star-formation-2323742

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