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June 30, 2016 4:58 pm

Astronomers suggest that the frenzied star birth is sparked by intergalactic gas raining on one end of the galaxy as it drifts through space.

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June 30, 2016 9:43 am

The latest approach to spot black holes compares waveforms directly to numerical relativity simulations to reanalyze the first gravitational wave detection.

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June 29, 2016 3:42 pm

The booster was fired up for its second qualification ground test at test facilities in Utah in the US

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June 29, 2016 3:02 pm

The images were captured at thermal infrared wavelengths using newly-upgraded thermal imager called VISIR

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June 29, 2016 9:29 am

Research scientists with IBM have discovered a recycling process to help convert old smartphones and CDs into non-toxic, high-strength plastics.

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June 29, 2016 9:26 am

In less than four years since landing on Mars, the ChemCam instrument has analysed roughly 1,500 rock and soil samples and found results which suggest the oxidising environment of the planet.

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June 29, 2016 11:22 am

Google Maps' new imagery from Landsat 8 is now available across all Google mapping products

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June 27, 2016 4:19 pm

Gravitational waves were first predicted 100 years ago by Albert Einstein as part of his Theory of General Relativity.

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June 26, 2016 5:14 pm

International Astronomical Search Collaboration (IASC) US is offering students from India a chance to add to NASA's database of asteroids hurtling in space.

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June 26, 2016 10:28 am

Sampson Hu, founder of SAT in 2013, said that conventional antennas cannot be located immediately next to each other because of signal interference.

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June 26, 2016 10:09 am

Integration of BrahMos with Su-30 MKI gives the weapon multi-platform capability, making the IAF the only Air Force in the world in procession of a supersonic cruise missile system.

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June 26, 2016 2:53 am

No one thinks they’re going to kill the person they’re fighting with just one punch, but it is a common enough occurrence.

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June 26, 2016 2:53 am

The most common form of cancerous brain tumour in adults, known by its medical name glioblastoma, also happens to be the most aggressive.

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June 26, 2016 6:31 am

Brains of those diagnosed with conduct disorder have a higher ‘structural covariance’

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June 25, 2016 3:37 pm

Climate sensitivity depends on a number of properties of the earth's climate system, such as the composition of clouds and cloud cover.

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June 25, 2016 12:43 pm

One of the components of the bio-ink, a synthetic polymer, causes the bio-ink to change from liquid to solid when the temperature is raised.

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June 25, 2016 11:10 am

The image captured by New Horizons shows a deep canyon informally named Argo Chasma grazing the limb

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June 25, 2016 10:57 am

Tridymite is generally associated with silicic volcanism, which is known on Earth but was not thought to be important or even present on Mars

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June 23, 2016 8:37 am

NASA app, available for free in the App Store on Apple TV, has been downloaded more than 17 million times across all platforms

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June 23, 2016 1:37 pm

Industry- ISRO together will come up with a mechanism that will increase launch of more and more satellites.

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June 23, 2016 1:41 pm

ISRO launched record 20 satellites from Sriharikota which included academic satellite, Swayam, developed by students of College of Engineering, Pune

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June 22, 2016 1:55 pm

The new model bolsters the case for an ocean environment in the furthest reaches of the solar system.

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June 23, 2016 1:49 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated ISRO and described Wednesday's launch as a "monumental" accomplishment.

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June 22, 2016 11:31 am

ISRO's big mission today has seen 20 satellites launched successfully in orbit and here are all the details to note.

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June 22, 2016 9:21 am

Watch the launch of ISRO's PSLV C-34 here. With 20 satellites, this is ISRO's largest ever launch

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June 22, 2016 1:46 pm

Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C34 was used to carry the satellites, including India’s earth observation spacecraft Cartosat-2, from the second launch pad of the space centre.

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June 21, 2016 4:29 pm

With a wingspan of 385 feet (117 m), the six-engine plane will be larger than Howard Hughes' 1947 H-4 Hercules

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June 21, 2016 2:06 pm

"The newborn planet will help us better understand how planets form, which is important for understanding the processes that led to the formation of Earth," said Erik Petigura of California Institute of Technology.

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June 20, 2016 1:20 pm

Scientists have designed the world's first microchip containing 1,000 independent programmable processors.

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June 20, 2016 9:53 am

Blue Origin, The private space company run by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, has completed its fourth successful unmanned rocket launch.

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June 20, 2016 8:15 am

Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle PSLV-C34 will be used to carry the satellites, including India's earth observation spacecraft Cartosat-2, from the second launch pad of the space centre at 9.26 AM on June 22.

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June 19, 2016 5:45 pm

Researchers carried out high-sensitivity observations with ALMA and found light from ionised oxygen in SXDF-NB1006-2, making this the most distant unambiguous detection of oxygen ever obtained.

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June 19, 2016 1:58 am

Cassini has shown us several such ‘dents’ in the F ring, but this was one of the first times the anomaly was caught in such great detail so soon after the disturbance occurred.

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June 19, 2016 1:57 am

States in the north, including Delhi, expected to witness widespread rainfall from June 26.

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June 19, 2016 1:58 am

A new study has found that archerfish, a tropical aquatic creature, can distinguish between human faces and retain the memory over a long period of time.

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June 19, 2016 1:57 am

Two years ago, India said it would aim to produce 100 GW of electricity through solar energy and another 60 GW through wind energy by the year 2020.