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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......

Rocket science may change forever with a landing on earth

What goes up must come down. In the science of rocketry, it always comes down with a thud.But that equation may change somewhat on Tuesday as SpaceX tries to land a rocket on earth. Rocket Falcon 9......

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......

China unveils world's largest radio telescope in search of alien life

It is the size of 30 football pitches and is made up of 4,450 panels Image: The feed supporting system of the five-hundred-metre Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST) is under test on November......

Monsoon to be normal, not above normal: IMD revises prediction

Anything between 96-104 per cent of the LPA is considered as normal rainfall while precipitation in the range of 104-110 per cent is termed 'above normal' With less than 10 days left for the......

How sunflowers may help India meet solar energy target

Pallava Bagla explains the connection between the sunflower mystery and the 'rotatable solar trees' India plans to develop. One of the oldest scientific mysteries of the plant world as to what......

62 people in the world have same wealth as 3.5 billion

Wealth of the richest 62 people rose 44% in the five years since 2010, while that of the bottom half fell by 41% Just 62 individuals had the same wealth as 3.5 billion people - the bottom half of......

The talk of US economic decline is political hot air: Obama

US President Obama claimed that though "a lot of Americans feel anxious", the current state of the American economy is not in decline. Image: President Obama's final State of the Union address.......

Will these movies win an Oscar?

Here's looking at some brilliant movies. The Toronto International Film Festival was very good for American movies, especially the indie kind. The Oscar competition is going to be strong and......

'Dangal will add to the momentum of women's wrestling'

'Sakshi's medal will do to women's wrestling what Sushil's 2008 Olympic medal did to wrestling in general.''It will make more and more families put their daughters into wrestling.''More and more......
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Astronauts complete spacewalk to retrofit space station

Two spacewalking astronauts floated outside the station's airlock as the $100 billion complex soared 250 miles (402 km) above Earth. ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/scitech/report-astronauts-complete-spacewalk-to-retrofit-space-station-2367862
Join the big switch-off to support world's biggest environment event tonight

The year 2017 makes the 10th anniversary of Earth Hour and millions of people worldwide will exihibit their love for planet Earth by switching off... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/environment/earth-hour-2017-join-the-big-switch-off-to-support-worlds-biggest-environment-event_1989835.html
What The Heaven’s Gate Suicides Teach Us About Islamic Martyrdom

It was 20 years ago this week, March 20-26, 1997, that 39 members of the Heaven’s Gate cult “graduated” from this life to ascend... ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/michael-shermer/dying-to-go-to-heaven-what-the-heavens-gate-suicides_b_15588190.html?utm_hp_ref=weird-news&ir=Weird+News
Less tweeting and minor lifestyle changes can help you fight climate change

The Earth Hour movement started in 2007 in Sydney, Australia where 2.2 million people turned off the electricity for an hour. The post Earth Hour... ...

http://tech.firstpost.com/news-analysis/earth-hour-2017-less-tweeting-and-minor-lifestyle-changes-can-help-you-fight-climate-change-368644.html
IITs, NITs may do away with courses in earth science, nuclear engineering

MHRD has asked centrally funded technical institutes to discontinue courses seeing low demand Vinay Umarji | Ahmedabad March 24, 2017 Last Updated... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/iits-nits-may-do-away-with-courses-in-earth-science-nuclear-engineering-117032400394_1.html

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