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NASA's new 1.6 million-km view of Earth is a stunner

EPIC view: Earth seen from a distance of 1.6 million km captured by a NASA scientific camera aboard the Deep Space Climate Observatory spacecarft on July 6, 2015. Photograph: NASA NASA......

The end is nigh: Ageing rhino's death could be the end of his species

What would it be like to be the last man on earth? Many have pondered over the question never to have found an answer. If only Sudan could speak he could have solved that philosophical quandary.......

Planet Earth's most brutal ruler

Whom will North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un kill next, and how? Image: North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un watches a drill by the Korean People's Army. Photograph: Reuters Tales of Kim Jong-un's......

Stranded on Alibaug beach for over 10 hours, 42-foot long blue whale dies

A 42-feet-long blue whale, the largest extant animal and among the heaviest existing species on the earth, was washed ashore and later died of its injuries. Authorities and residents try to push......

Trauma grips Nepal's tremor survivors

The trauma of the deadly earthquake and continuous aftershocks in Nepal have left many of the survivors paranoid and some even mentally disturbed, who are now being treated by psychotherapists......

No invention, earth shaking idea from India in 60 years: Murthy

In a blunt message, IT czar N R Narayana Murthy on Wednesday said India has failed to generate even a single "earth-shaking" invention in the past 60 years that could become a household name......

Will Virgin Galactic's crash end space tourism?

The wait for paying passengers to see Earth from the vantage point of space looked a lot longer on Friday, following the fatal crash of Virgin Galactic’s first spaceship, but aspiring space......

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......

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......

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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Takaaki Kajita, Arthur McDonald share Physics Nobel

Japanese scientist Takaaki Kajita and Canadian physicist Arthur B McDonald share the Nobel prize in Physics 2015 "for the discovery of neutrino... ...
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