February 03, 2022 11:16 am
🔴 Though India is a participating country in the setting up of the world's largest radio telescope, it is yet to get the central government's approval to become a Member Country.
September 15, 2021 11:17 am
Swarup was the man who sowed the seeds of radio astronomy research in India and succeeded in creating a group of radio astronomers in the country.
August 27, 2021 10:58 am
Located 80 km from Pune, the GMRT is an array of 30 parabolic dishes — each of which is 45 metres in diameter.
April 30, 2021 9:12 pm
Located 215 million light years away, the source, named AT 2018cow, was tracked for more than two years by scientists at the TIFR-National Centre for Radio Astrophysics (NCRA) using their own upgraded Giant Metrewave Radio Telescope (uGMRT).
March 24, 2021 1:14 am
Ekers was speaking on 'How innovation has driven science of radio astronomy' at the first Prof Govind Swarup Memorial lecture, organised virtually by TIFR - National Centre for Radio Astrophysics (NCRA), on Tuesday.
February 28, 2021 11:11 pm
During the “Ask the Scientist” session, a student from Solapur asked eminent cosmologist Jayant Narlikar, “Why are viruses pseudo living organisms, and could life have originated from them?”
April 16, 2019 8:57 am
Solar flares or similar sun-related events are known to cause widespread outages to Earth’s communication systems, navigation and satellite operations, power supply and can cripple life beyond immediate repair.
November 08, 2015 5:25 am
According to experts, while radio galaxies with size less than a million light years are common, giant radio galaxies are rare at large cosmic distances.
June 01, 2012 3:06 am
National Centre for Radio Astrophysics has come out with a graphic novel chronicling the history and the science associated with the transit of Venus,days ahead of the phenomenon.
January 28, 2012 1:56 am
The University of Pune has decided to restrict entry to its premises to prevent roads on the campus being used as thoroughfare.