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Aamir brings smile to ‘Jalpari’ director (Movie Snippets)(With Images)


August 30th, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 30 (IANS) Aamir Khan surely goes out of his way for causes that are close to his heart. The actor, busy with a shooting schedule in Chicago, ... Read more...

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NASA’s Hubble space telescope discovers festive bauble


December 15th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): NASA's Hubble space telescope has photographed what looks like a festive bauble of gas in our neighboring galaxy, the Large Magellanic Cloud.Formed in the aftermath of a supernova ... Read more...

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Detailed maps of dark matter offer clues to galaxy cluster growth


November 12th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): Astronomers using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have created one of the sharpest and most detailed maps of dark matter in the universe by taking advantage of a ... Read more...

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Hubble telescope shows dust pillars in Carina Nebula


September 17th, 2010 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 17 (ANI): Using Hubble Space Telescope, scientists have observed one-light-year-tall pillars of cold hydrogen and dust in the Carina Nebula.Violent stellar winds and powerful radiation from massive stars are ... Read more...

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Rogue asteroid, not comet, hit Jupiter last July


June 4th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 4 (ANI): The mystery object that struck Jupiter on July 19, 2009, leaving a dark bruise the size of the Pacific Ocean, could have been a rogue asteroid, a new ... Read more...

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Hubble reveals stunning vista of unfolding galaxies


January 6th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 6 (IANS) Cutting edge imaging technology on the Hubble telescope reveals an unprecedented view of the universe, showcasing more than 12 billion years of cosmic history. Hubble's recent image ... Read more...

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Astronomers spot earliest galaxies in Universe from Big Bang epoch


January 6th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 6 (ANI): Astronomers, using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope, have broken the distance limit for galaxies by uncovering a primordial population of compact and ultra-blue galaxies, which date back to ... Read more...

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Hubble Servicing Mission 4 comes to an end with successful landing


May 25th, 2009 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 25 (ANI): The historic and successful Hubble Servicing Mission 4 - the fifth and final visit of the Space Shuttle to the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope - came to ... Read more...

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Starbursts in dwarf galaxies last 100 times longer than astronomers thought


May 1st, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): An analysis of archival images of small, or dwarf, galaxies taken by NASA's Hubble Space Telescope suggests that starbursts, intense regions of star formation, sweep across the ... Read more...

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Hubble spots swirling dust lanes in oddball galaxy


April 8th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, April 8 (ANI): The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has captured the image of an oddball galaxy that is highlighted with striking swirling dust lanes and glittering globular clusters.Dubbed NGC 7049, ... Read more...

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Galactic tug of war may create giant island universe in deep space


March 4th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, March 4 (ANI): A new Hubble image shows three galaxies locked in a gravitational tug- of-war that may result in the eventual demise of one of them, and merger into ... Read more...

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Runaway stars create weird cosmic sculptures


January 8th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 8 (ANI): The Hubble Space Telescope has discovered 14 runaway stars speeding through dense interstellar gas, creating weird cosmic sculptures known as bow shocks.Astronomers led by Raghvendra Sahai of ... Read more...

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Hubble takes first visible light snapshot of a planet circling another star


November 14th, 2008 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, Nov 14 (ANI): The NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope has taken the first visible light snapshot of a planet circling another star.Estimated to be no more than three times Jupiters mass, ... Read more...

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Hubble captures rare alignment between two spiral galaxies


September 17th, 2008 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 17 (ANI): NASAs Hubble Space Telescope has captured a rare alignment between two spiral galaxies, with images showing the outer rim of a small, foreground galaxy silhouetted in front ... Read more...

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Stretchable silicon camera a step closer to artificial retina


August 7th, 2008 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 7 (IANS) The human eye has inspired a new technology that is likely to push the limits of photography by producing vastly better images over a wider field of view. ... Read more...

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Barred spiral galaxies came quite late in the Universe


July 30th, 2008 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 30 (ANI): In a landmark study of more than 2,000 spiral galaxies from the largest galaxy census conducted by NASAs Hubble Space Telescope, astronomers found that so-called barred spiral ... Read more...

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Hubble finds largest sample of very distant galaxies seen to date


July 25th, 2008 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 25 (ANI): Scientists, using the Hubble Space Telescope, have found the largest sample of very distant galaxies seen to date: ten promising candidates thought to lie at a distance ... Read more...

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The Antennae Galaxies are much closer than previously thought


May 10th, 2008 - 12:26 pm ICT by admin
Berlin, May 10 (ANI): A new research by astronomers using the Advanced Camera for Surveys onboard the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, has shown that the Antennae Galaxies, which are a pair ... Read more...

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67 gravitationally lensed galaxies discovered in the distant Universe


February 19th, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by admin
Paris, Feb 19 (ANI): Astronomers using the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope have discovered 67 gravitationally lensed galaxies in the distant Universe.A team of European astronomers led by Jean-Paul Kneib and Cecile Faure ... Read more...

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Hubble unravelling mystery behind galaxies violent lives


January 11th, 2008 - 4:18 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 11 (ANI): Astronomers are using NASAs Hubble Space Telescope to understand the violent lives of galaxies, a reason for which is irregular clumps of dark matter present in some galaxy ... Read more...

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White dwarfs get a “kick” to hurl them to the edge of their cluster


December 5th, 2007 - 2:56 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 5 (ANI): NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has provided evidence that white dwarfs, the burned out relics of stars, are propelled to the outer reaches of their star cluster at the ... Read more...

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