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July 16, 2018 5:39:07 pm

Total Lunar Eclipse in July 2018: Here is why this month's Blood Moon and lunar eclipse are special

ISRO scientists successfully test Vikas Engine from Tamil Nadu's Tirunelveli
July 16, 2018 12:41:50 pm

The Vikas Engine is the workhorse liquid rocket engine used to power the second stage of the ISRO's trusted Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV).

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July 15, 2018 9:25:52 pm

Scientists have discovered a new volcano on Io, a moon of Jupiter. The observations were made from data collected by NASA's Juno spacecraft

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July 15, 2018 5:21:40 pm

The frozen corpse of a 5,300-year-old hunter could provide evidence of the meals that ancient man ate.

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July 14, 2018 3:18:20 pm

The findings detailed in the journal Science marked the detection of the source of such a particle for the first time.

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July 14, 2018 12:58:41 pm

The observations revealed two distinct lobes, but the asteroid's orientation was such that scientists could not see if the two bodies were separate or joined.

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July 15, 2018 7:27:44 am

The brighter Mars will remain very close to the eclipsed Moon in the sky on July 27-28 and can be spotted very easily with the naked eye,” according to a statement from the ministry.

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July 13, 2018 1:27:23 pm

A Blue Origin employee with first-hand knowledge of the pricing plan said the company will start selling tickets in the range of about $200,000 to $300,000.

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July 14, 2018 9:24:09 am

Surya Grahan or Solar Eclipse 2018 Dates and Time in India: A partial solar eclipse will take place on July 13 in 44 years. The eclipse will last for about an hour and 13 minutes.

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July 12, 2018 4:09:24 pm

NASA does not have a contingency plan for ensuring uninterrupted US access to the International Space Station.

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July 12, 2018 11:25:36 am

Because small, carbon-rich meteorites so frequently pelt the Red Planet, scientists have suspected for decades that organics exist on Mars.

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July 10, 2018 12:09:02 pm

Beidou aims to rival the US GPS system, Russia's GLONASS and the European Union's Galileo as a global satellite navigation system.

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July 10, 2018 12:40:47 am

Launched in 2009, Kepler has endured mechanical failures and other mishaps. But there's no getting around an empty fuel tank. The fuel is needed for pointing the telescope.

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July 9, 2018 3:21:34 pm

The Los Alamos National Laboratory, the once-secret lab that saw Robert Oppenheimer develop the atomic bomb during World War Two, has turned 75. Here's how the research centre has changed since the discovery of nuclear weapons.

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July 9, 2018 1:43:47 pm

People with low self-esteem can boost their cognition when they find themselves in a virtual reality avatar of Albert Einstein's body, as per a study.

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July 8, 2018 8:55:25 pm

Scientists believe that a dwarf galaxy collided into the Milky Way over 10 billion years ago, and the impact scattered matter aroud the universe.

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July 8, 2018 7:53:08 pm

Researchers have developed a new 3D facial recognition system, that they claim can recognise people despite dramatic changes in expressions. textures and scale.

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July 7, 2018 12:12:29 pm

The telescope which is some 94 million miles away from Earth has continuously monitored over 150,000 stars in the Cygnus-Lyra region and has discovered over 4,600 planet candidates as per the data provided by NASA.

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July 8, 2018 3:30:29 pm

Einstein's understanding of gravity, as outlined in his general theory of relativity, predicts that all objects fall at the same rate, regardless of their mass or composition.

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July 5, 2018 2:41:24 pm

Solar cells are the building blocks of solar panels. They do the work of converting light into electrical current.