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Scientists glimpse Einstein's gravitational waves; PM Modi lauds role of Indian scientists

In a landmark discovery for physics and astronomy, international scientists said on Thursday they have glimpsed the first direct evidence of gravitational waves, or ripples in space-time, which......

#TrillionDollarBaby whizzes past Earth

Asteroid 2011 UW-158, an asteroid with 90 million tons of platinum core worth over five trillion dollars, hurtled past earth early Monday morning. The asteroid passed just 1.5 million miles from......

25 years in orbit: Cosmic wonders captured by Hubble

In its short life of 25 years it has witnessed a breadth of the cosmos that few humans may ever witness in person. NASA's Hubble telescope has revealed facets of space and time that had for much of......

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......

Death of a Hero: How Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan was ambushed

Image: An NSG commando at the spot where the terrorist who shot Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan had positioned himself. 26/11 will always be remembered for the courage displayed by our security......

Rohan Murty, the master of many trades

Over home-cooked food, Rohan Murty tells Rahul Jacob he is fascinated by history and ancient texts, and about his efforts to measure productivity in software companies, such as Infosys. IMAGE:......

First drive: Mini Cooper, an awesome hatchback money can buy

The MINI Cooper 5-door offers a blend of performance and practicality with the 1.5-litre diesel engine also being a frugal unit that will allow you to have fun on a daily basis, says Faisal Ali......

Indian card processor in $45-mn heist

The Indian card processor - used in the heist on December 21, 2012 - was ElectraCard Services, which is based in Pune, India. One of the credit card processing companies whose security was breached......

India Inc is all a Twitter

Of what use can 140 characters be to a very large private bank in India? If those characters make a 'tweet', you will be surprised with the results. With the help of Mahesh Murthy, founder and CEO......

Computer programmer at age 4?

Microsoft unveiled its latest set of innovations this week, which included a game to teach 4-year-old children computer programming and a "telescope" programme that enables computer users to......

Birthday Special: The A to Z of Amitabh Bachchan

Happy birthday, Amitabh Bachchan! We re-publish a special first carried on Rediff.com in November 2009. There are actors, and there are stars, and there are those who end up dwarfing the industry......

The Bollywood Tweet Diary

A quick update on what the stars are saying in 140 characters. It's a tough to be Hrithik Roshan given his penchant for controversy at the moment! The actor tweets his justification......

A continental fare at the Kerala film fest

It apparently has become a staple of the season in Thiruvanathapuram -- a little winter fog, a much-hyped Grand Kerala Shopping Festival (as though the wall-to-wall, year-round ads on TV for gold......

'I am proud I was the only undefeated player'

It is always a pleasure to interview Vishwanathan Anand. Very rarely you come across such a warm and down-to-earth person, nay world champion!Only a few months ago he took over the world No 1......
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8 Facts About Olympic Gold, From The Brain Of Neil DeGrasse Tyson

The Olympics wouldn’t be complete without a scientific lesson about the games’ most important and sought-after element: gold. On... ...

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What's in space?

The universe is a very big place to explore and many of its secrets are yet to be discovered When you look up at the night sky, you see stars... ...

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Minute fraction of your suntan comes from beyond our galaxy

The spiral galaxy NGC 4258, also known as M106, has two extra spiral arms as seen in this undated composite image X-ray data from NASA's Chandra... ...

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Aprilia SR150 MotoScooter Review — Is it Worth Buying?

The Aprilia brand has been available in the Indian market for a while now. The entire range of two-wheelers from Piaggio Group is on offer at the... ...

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Two dwarf galaxies drift into Hubble's sight from cosmic wilderness

NEW DELHI: Two tiny galaxies which had drifted in cosmic wilderness for billions of years have come in from the cold. NASA's Hubble Space Telescope... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/science/Two-dwarf-galaxies-drift-into-Hubbles-sight-from-cosmic-wilderness/articleshow/53668415.cms

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