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Third radiation belt around earth discovered

National Aeronautics and Space Administration scientists claim to have discovered a third radiation belt around the earth, which may lead to a revision of a more than 50-year-old theory about the......

5 things science, tech & earth sciences minister must do

The new Science, Technology and Earth Sciences Minister Sudini Jaipal Reddy can contribute to undo India's pathetic scientific reputation in terms of invention and innovation, says Gopal Krishna......

Scientists discover first planet with four suns!

A team of amateur astronomers has discovered a new planet, six times the size of Earth and surrounded by four suns, in a first-of-its-kind phenomenon. The planet located nearly 5,000 light years......

Discovered! World's oldest, largest meteorite crater

Scientists have discovered what they say is the oldest and largest meteorite crater on Earth, which is believed to have formed some three billion years ago. The crater found near the town of......

PICS: NASA's satellite clicks UNSEEN events on earth

Aqua, Latin for water, is a NASA Earth Science satellite mission named for the large amount of information that the mission is collecting about the Earth's water cycle, including evaporation from......

India cuts monsoon rains forecast but says no drought

India on Tuesday forecast June-September monsoon rainfall to be 87 per cent of the long-term average, but saw no evidence of a drought, giving some reassurance to government officials worried by......

Clock on climate change ticking: Kerry

As the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) drew a grim picture in its latest report on global warming, US Secretary of State John Kerry warned that "the clock is ticking" and asked......

Who will be the next Steve Jobs?

In some ways, Elon Musk’s vision is even bolder and more transformative than that of Steve Jobs. Jobs changed the modes of many of our sensory experiences. Musk’s interest seems......

Maharashtra dumps SEZ for real estate

Its new industrial policy appears to benefit industrial housesDark clouds hover over Maharashtra’s ambitious target of creating more than five million jobs through special economic zones......

Can 'Toil-o-preneurs' solve India's sanitation woes

On the one had are sanitation oriented social enterprises and on the other are awareness raising campaigns by government, writes Rajni Bakshi. A law that bans toilets where human excreta has......

'Earlier, I would accept any film that came my way'

Actor Arjun Mathur is not new to Bollywood. His cameo roles in Luck By Chance, My Name Is Khan and I Am, have been applauded. In Ankur Arora Murder Case, he plays the lead for the first time. Arjun......

Review: Tom Cruise saves mankind YET AGAIN in Oblivion

Oblivion, outside its spectacular, smooth surface, is only a middling effort that borrows liberally in tone and technique from just about every science-fiction movie there is, writes Sukanya......

Review: Tom Cruise saves mankind YET AGAIN in Oblivion

Oblivion, outside its spectacular, smooth surface, is only a middling effort that borrows liberally in tone and technique from just about every science-fiction movie there is, writes Sukanya......

Celebrating fans cause minor earthquake In US football game

Seattle football fans erupted in cheers so raucous early in the Monday night match-up against the New Orleans Saints that their jumping up and down registered as a minor earthquake, local......

Acupuncture can help athletes perform better

Acupuncture is an ancient healing system that involves inserting thin needles in the body. It has been around for over 2,500 years and is said to treat several ailments, including heart diseases.......
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Earth:  A. When a parcel of air warms up near the surface of the earth, it will rise. But as it rises, it moves into regions of lower pressure. The pressure...... more

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Our place under the sun

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS Carl Sagan gives a fine discourse in his interview about science, religion and belief among... ...

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'The age of indecision has come to an end'

Prakash Javadekar enjoys being information and broadcasting and parliamentary affairs minister, but heading the green ministry is turning out to be... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/interview/exclusive-the-age-of-indecision-has-come-to-an-end/20140828.htm
NASA is tearing down one of the last vestiges of its shuttle program

How do you strap an 87-ton Space Shuttle to the back of a 63 foot-tall 747? You use this metal monstrosity. Or, you did, before the program ended... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/tech/science/nasa-is-tearing-down-one-of-the-last-vestiges-of-its-shuttle-program/articleshow/41084559.cms
Healing power of herbs

Vatsala Kaul Banerjee/ Prevention Get social Grandmother's recipes and herbal solutions are part of our health culture. In... ...

http://wonderwoman.intoday.in/story/healing-power-of-herbs/1/105565.html
Scientists discover water clouds outside the Solar system for the first time

This beautiful purple jewel is an artist rendition of W0855-a Jupiter-sized brown dwarf 7.3 light years from Earth. If the scientists who just... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/tech/science/scientists-discover-water-clouds-outside-the-solar-system-for-the-first-time/articleshow/41081283.cms

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