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NASA spacecraft beams new images of dwarf planet Ceres

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s Dawn spacecraft has beamed back a series of new images of the dwarf planet Ceres, showing tantalising detail of the mysterious world's......

A new Earth? Astronomers find 8 new planets that could host life

Welcome to the family! Scientists using NASA’s Kepler spacecraft have confirmed at least eight new roughly Earth-sized planets sitting in the habitable zones of their host stars --......

Planes existed in ancient India: Claim made at Science Congress

Aeroplanes existed in India 7,000 years ago and they travelled from one country to another and from one planet to another, the Indian Science Congress was told on Sunday in a controversial lecture......

NASA's Kepler mission discovers 'super-Earth'

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s planet-hunting Kepler spacecraft which is carrying out a new mission has made its first exoplanet discovery -- a 'super-Earth' located 180......

Postcards from Earth: The planet's most breathtaking locales

‘The poetry of the earth is never dead,’ John Keats once wrote. But when Keats wrote these lines, man had no way of reaching up to the hem of the sky and gaze down upon earth. That has......

They seek the blessings of Sun God to light up India

Aiming to enhance quality of life while conserving the planet, Fourth Partner has ventured into the disruptive sector of solar power Officials at Manak Bhawan, headquarters of the Bureau of Indian......

India reaches Red Planet, but at home red tape binds space firms

Image: School children celebrate after the success of India's Mars mission. Photograph: Reuters Indian firms are frustrated at the slow execution of projects and lack of government support, which......

Here's PM's prescription for cleaner, greener planet

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday asked the people to serve as ‘trustees’ in protecting the environment and utilising natural resources for the present while ensuring happiness......

Why is Obama concerned about climate change

Observing that climate change is altering the planet in ways that will have profound impacts on humankind, US President Barack Obama has urged Americans to protect environment for a healthy and......

A Plan B for global business

The ‘B Team’ feels capitalism needs to move to another model which serves people and planet better, says Rajni Bakshi. Rising inequality of incomes and assets is in the news again and......

Review: Dawn of the Planets of the Apes is breathtaking

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes rises above all its predecessors, says Paloma Sharma.First, the simian flu spread. Then the riots happened. If the diseases didn't kill you, the violence will. If not......

Ali Zafar, Hrithik, Salman: Sexiest Asian Man On The Planet

Ali Zafar, 33 has become the first Pakistani to ever top Eastern Eye newspaper's list of the 50 Sexiest Asian Men In The World. On becoming the sexiest Asian man on the planet, Zafar said, "I......

PHOTOS: John, Nargis, Dia, Soha at Lonely Planet Awards

Lonely Planet Magazine India Travel Awards 2013 were held on Friday at the ITC Grand Central, Parel, Mumbai. Bollywood celebrities turned up in style to take in the show and party.Murder 3 actress......

Brought down to earth, Ronaldo says, 'I'm not from another planet'

The Real Madrid forward apologises after Real Madrid dumped out of King’s Cup by Atletico Madrid Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts during the King's Cup round of 16 second leg match......

Move sexy Irina; all eyes are on these WAGs now!

The World Cup has seen the most talented footballers on the planet. The tournament is also home to the glamorous wives and girlfriends (WAGs) of these players. As some of the stars have packed......
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Campaign for P4 stepped up

Comment · print · T T T+· T- With Municipal Commissioner Pravin Kumar firming up the ban on plastic sachets that are below 40 microns... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Visakhapatnam/campaign-for-p4-stepped-up/article6950631.ece?ref=tpnews
Zip across planets on a DRDO vehicle

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The defence research organisation is working on a hypersonic spacecraft that can be used to journey to... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Hyderabad/zip-across-planets-on-a-drdo-vehicle/article6950236.ece?ref=tpnews
Leonard Nimoy (1931-2015), R.I.P

Leonard Nomoy who was almost synonymous with Mr. Spock, a resolutely-logical alien he played on Star Trek died on Feb 27 at his home in Los... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/blogs/post/Leonard-Nimoy-19312015-RIP/3502/12
Tropical Turn

As per a report in the Nature magazine, satellite data shows that tropical forest cover shrank 62% faster in the two decades to 2010 than the... ...

http://www.financialexpress.com/article/economy/tropical-turn/49247/
Scientist challenges ancient flight theory

Prof H S Mukunda, one of the five scientists from the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) whose study had debunked the concepts of Vaimanika Shastra... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/462915/scientist-challenges-ancient-flight-theory.html

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