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This comic book is the world's most expensive at $3 million

A rare copy of Action Comics #1 that introduced Earth to Superman has become the world's most expensive comic book, selling for a whopping $3.2 million. The 1938 book in which the superhero first......

4.9 earthquake jolts parts of Jammu and Kashmir

An earthquake measuring 4.9 on the Richter scale hit Pakistan-occupied-Gilgit late on Tuesday night and resultant mild tremors were felt in Doda and Kishtwar districts of Jammu and Kashmir. The......

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......

Image: GIGANTIC eruption on sun is five earths wide!

National Aeronautics and Space Administration's newest solar observatory has captured a colossal coronal mass ejection erupting from the sun in extraordinary detail. According to the space agency,......

When the world switched off lights for an hour

Lights went off in thousands of cities and towns across the world on Saturday for the annual Earth Hour campaign, aiming to raise money via Internet for local environmental projects. Earth Hour......

Climate 2020: India to be hardest hit

The Earth will be 2.4 degree Celsius warmer by 2020 if the world continues with the business-as-usual approach to climate change and India would be one of the hardest hit countries witnessing up to......

How you can go 'green'

From Earth Hour to LEED ratings for buildings, from carbon footprint to carbon credits, the world is climbing onto the 'green' bandwagon, says Suparna Bhalla. Is it 'green' if I plant 100 trees,......

Why it's cheaper to create Mumbai in Sri Lanka

Why on earth would Indian films shoot in Sri Lanka? Because it is close to India, shooting there costs about one-fourth of that in India, it has one-tenth of the headaches, Sri Lankans look like......

Special: 'Climategate' cloud over Copenhagen meet

A 'climategate' controversy has been un-Earthed on the eve of Copenhagen summit. Sheela Bhatt reports:India's negotiators on climate change have been plunged intoconfusion at the eleventh hour as......

Ex-billionaires poised to make a comeback

Last year Mark Zuckerberg was the youngest billionaire on earth. Now 24, he had built Facebook into the world's most addictive social-networking site and sold a small stake in the company to......

Abhay Deol, Imran Khan clean up their act

What an Earth Day surprise! It's been announced that Abhay Deol is now the official brand ambassador in India of Al Gore's ambitious non-profit group, The Climate Project. Speaking about his......

'I now know that there is a God'

"The secret buried under the earth might go undiscovered but the secret inside one's mind will always remainfor people to unearth it." That's the intriguing tagline that accompanies Vijay TV's......

Here's why you should watch Earth

After several days of trekking across the Kalahari, the matriarch finally leads the herd to a water hole in the desert. But soon the elephants realise they are not alone, there are hungry lions......

Review: Save yourself from Left Behind!

Left Behind is a film you need to leave behind, warns Paloma Sharma. People disappearing has never been an unfamiliar subject for cinema. Neither has redemption. But when you add religion to......

PHOTOS: Colourful opening to world football carnival

The greatest show on the earth kicked-off with a glittering opening ceremony that encapsulated the colour, culture and character of Brazil, which is hosting the football World Cup for first time......

International space crew returns Olympic torch to earth

A Soyuz capsule carried an International Space Station crew of three back to Earth on Monday along with an Olympic torch that was displayed in open space as part of Russia's preparations for the......

Eyes on Games as London gears up for greatest spectacle

On the eve of the greatest show on earth, here are a few snippets bringing you the flavour and goings-on around the London Games. Late-night fireworks It was a midnight Olympic light show --......

Galacticos bring Galaxy back down to earth

Real Madrid overturned a two-goal deficit to defeat the Los Angeles Galaxy 3-2 in a pre-season friendly at the Pasadena Rose Bowl on Saturday. The Galaxy went ahead five minutes before halftime......

Safin brings Hewitt down to earth

Marat Safin brought Lleyton Hewitt down to earth on Tuesday when he won the battle of the former world number ones by beating him 6-4, 7-5 in the first round of the Monte Carlo Masters. Australian......
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Rohit Soni
Q. Why there are 24 hours in a day..??
Rohit Soni:  A.  more

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Nauty
Q. why the days are longer in summer than in winter ??
Nauty:  A. to complete the revolution and rotation of the earth more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-the-days-are-longer-in-summer-than-in-winter-/27309842/answers/27383001

Lucky
Q. Tomorrow, on 29th March, Earth Hour is being celebrated. Any idea what are timings and in what way it help ?
Lucky:  A. A day is still made up of 24 hours only. Regarding availability of so called day light comprising it a day, here is my MICKEYish reply : During...... more

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Panasonic Partners With Powertree ...

Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company (Panasonic) announced it is providing engineering, construction and procurement services to Powertree... ...

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Google Earth for Android is now faster, better at 3D exploration

4 hours ago 1 Viewed Guest bdExa Comments Off Tweet Heads up, Android fans: Google Earth for your phones is about to get a lot... ...

http://www.indiavision.com/national/google-earth-for-android-is-now-faster-better-at-3d-exploration/483491/
When Mars choked up Indian science

The contrast between India's two recent science and technology (S&T) projects couldn't have been starker. One, by delivering accurate early... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=73267
Cosmonauts breeze through spacewalk outside space station

By Irene Klotz (Reuters) - Two Russian cosmonauts wrapped up a speedy, 3 -1/2-hour spacewalk outside the International Space Station on Wednesday... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/cosmonauts-leave-space-station-six-hour-space-walk-152248238.html
NASA's GROVER eco-rover to examine Greenland's ice sheet (video)

NASA Rover Prototype Set to Explore Greenland Ice Sheet WASHINGTON — NASA's newest scientific rover is set for testing May 3 through June 8 in... ...

http://www.indiavision.com/national/nasas-grover-eco-rover-to-examine-greenlands-ice-sheet-video/483367/

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