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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......

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......

'Powerful' future ahead for lithium-ion battery

We have developed ultra-fast means of telecommunication and swankiest of electronic devices. But no matter how high-tech these gadgets are, they still rely on the humble battery for sustenance. The......

'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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Q. WHY DOES THE MOON CHANGE SHAPE?
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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Dinosaurs were victims of colossal bad luck

LONDON: It was a case of sheer bad timing. Dinosaurs might have survived the asteroid strike that wiped them out if it had taken place slightly... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/science/Dinosaurs-were-victims-of-colossal-bad-luck/articleshow/39204119.cms
IITs now breeding ground for promising start-ups

IITs have become a hub for entrepreneurs. finds out why the coveted technology institute has been a breeding ground for start-ups From... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/academy/report-iits-now-breeding-ground-for-promising-start-ups-2006066
New exhibits enthral visitors

The Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum (VITM) will now boast its first one-of-a-kind 'Science on a Sphere'- a unique visualisation... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/422445/exhibits-enthral-visitors.html
The extinction threat of Mankind

If we are born, one day we are to die. But untimely dismissal is always unfortunate. In our life, in the final stages of dehydration, the body... ...

http://www.thesangaiexpress.com/page/items/41260/the-extinction-threat-of-mankind
Have a heart to cure ailing livers

the World Health Organization (WHO) and its alliance partners have called on governments, civil society and people in the health sector to think... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=63864

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