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#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......

Heavenward bound: ISKCON to construct 700-ft high temple at Vrindavan

In Vrindavan, work is on to build the world's tallest religious structure, a new temple for Krishna by ISKCON-Bangalore. The planned 700-feet tall structure intends to take visitors on a spiritual......

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......

Rohan Murty, the master of many trades

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

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......

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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23 big bucket-list adventures

The rarest travel experiences. The toughest. The dearest. The ones that won't be around for much longer. These are the real do-before-you-die... ...

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Comparison Review

When one talks about scooters, practicality is the first word that crops up in your mind and that's the main reason for its success. Scooter sales... ...

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Jupiter-like planet discovered 100 light years away

02:58 pm Los Angeles: Researchers, including those of Indian-origin, have detected a methane-shrouded planet 100 light years away that resembles a... ...

http://www.freepressjournal.in/jupiter-like-planet-discovered-100-light-years-away/
Project shows universe ...

Sydney: The Universe is experiencing a slow death, like a person resting on the sofa awaiting eternal sleep, according to astronomers from a... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/world/knockin-heavens-door-project-shows-universe-experiencing-slow-death-2389378.html
'Smallest Supermassive Black Hole Ever Detected'

Astronomers using Nasa's Chandra X-ray Observatory and the 6.5-metre Clay Telescope in Chile have identified the smallest supermassive black hole... ...

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