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.
August 27, 2011 3:26 am
After a year of observations with the Giant Metrewave Radio Telescope,radio astronomers at the National Centre for Radio Astrophysics,Pune,have discovered over 5,000 new objects including giant radio galaxies,relic galaxies,reborn radio galaxies and colliding clusters of galaxies.
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