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Giant ocean found on Saturn’s moon


June 30th, 2012 - 8:37 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Around 100 km beneath the rocky crust on Saturn's largest moon Titan is an ocean of water spanning the entirety of the celestial body, scientists ... Read more...

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AMU may get Indo-US energy centre


June 22nd, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, June 22 (IANS) The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) may soon host the Indo-US energy centre.Farooq Abdullah, minister for new and renewable energy, has promised to clear the project, ... Read more...

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Saturnian moon may have fizzy ocean capable of harbouring life


January 29th, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 29 (ANI): Saturnian moon Enceladus may have a fizzy ocean capable of harbouring life, suggests new data from NASA's Cassini spacecraft.The findings could explain the vast icy plumes of water ... Read more...

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‘Goldilocks’ zone of life in space far bigger than originally thought


December 31st, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 31 (ANI): Scientists have determined that the "Goldilocks" zone, a region in space where conditions are not too hot and not too cold for life to exist, is far bigger ... Read more...

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50 percent of plume shooting out of geysers on Enceladus could be ice


December 21st, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 21 (ANI): In a new research, a scientist has revealed that as much as 50 percent of the plume shooting out of geysers on Saturn's moon Enceladus could be ice.According ... Read more...

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Early life on Earth may have developed more quickly than previously believed


November 12th, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 12 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have determined that the Earth's climate was probably far cooler billions of years ago, which indicates that early life on the planet may ... Read more...

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Obama mixes business with pleasure during family weekend outing


August 16th, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Arizona (US), Aug.16 (ANI): US President Barack Obama mixed business with time out with his family while visiting Yellowstone National Park and the Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona over the ... Read more...

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Perpetual cycle of melting and refreezing may explain Saturn moon’s odd activity


May 30th, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 30 (ANI): In a new research, a scientist has suggested that a perpetual cycle of melting and refreezing may offer the best explanation for why Saturn's moon Enceladus seems so ... Read more...

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Source of geysers on Saturns moon Enceladus may be underground water


November 27th, 2008 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): A team of scientists has suggested that the source of plumes of water vapor and ice particles, spewing from geysers on Saturns moon Enceladus, may be an ... Read more...

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Cassini flyby of Saturn’’s moon to offer insight into solar system history


October 7th, 2008 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): NASA''s Cassini spacecraft is scheduled to fly within 16 miles of Saturn''s moon Enceladus on October 9 and measure molecules in its space environment that could give ... Read more...

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Cassinis flyby shows that Saturn magnetises its moon Titan


September 12th, 2008 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 12 (ANI): A recent flyby of the Cassini spacecraft has shown that Saturns moon Titan is temporarily magnetised by encounters with its host planet.According to a report in New ... Read more...

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Cassini begins transmitting data from Enceladus flyby


August 13th, 2008 - 3:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 13 (ANI): The Cassini spacecraft has began sending data to Earth following a close flyby of Saturns moon Enceladus.During closest approach, Cassini successfully passed only 50 kilometers (30 miles) ... Read more...

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NASA extends Cassini mission to Saturn by 2 years


April 16th, 2008 - 12:15 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 16 (ANI): NASA has decided to extend the international Cassini-Huygens mission to Saturn by two years, which might reveal further information about the planet.Cassinis mission originally had been scheduled ... Read more...

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Ancient Mars had fizzy water powered ’super’ geysers


March 18th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by admin
London, March 18 (ANI): Scientists have suggested that huge fountains of carbonated water once erupted on ancient Mars, hurling hailstones and mud several kilometers into the air.According to a report in ... Read more...

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Saturn moon’s mysterious vapour plumes could be key to alien life


March 17th, 2008 - 2:54 pm ICT by admin
DPA Hamburg (Germany), March 17 (DPA) Scientists on NASA's Cassini mission are counting on the probe's next fly-by to provide them with possible clues to alien life following discovery of water vapour plumes ... Read more...

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NASA spacecraft fails to probe Saturn’s moon’s geysers (Re-Issue)


March 16th, 2008 - 12:47 pm ICT by admin
London, March 16 (ANI): NASA's Cassini spacecraft, which made an unprecedented flyby of Saturn's moon Enceladus on March 12, has failed in an experiment that scientists had hoped would help reveal ... Read more...

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NASA spacecraft fails to probe Saturns moons geysers


March 15th, 2008 - 12:47 pm ICT by admin
London, March 15 (ANI): NASAs Cassini spacecraft, which made an unprecedented flyby of Saturn's moon Enceladus on March 12, has failed in an experiment that scientists had hoped would help reveal ... Read more...

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NASA spacecraft to explore geysers on Saturn’s moon Enceladus


March 11th, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 11 (ANI): NASA's Cassini spacecraft will make an unprecedented flyby of Saturn's moon Enceladus on March 12, where it will skirt along the edges of huge geysers erupting from giant ... Read more...

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Saturn’s elusive rotation path revealed


December 14th, 2007 - 4:45 pm ICT by admin
Paris, Dec.14 (ANI): A team of European scientists has claimed that it is close to understanding what prompts the Planet Saturn to rotate. Using data retrieved from the Radio and Plasma Wave Science ... Read more...

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New sources of geothermal energy discovered


November 30th, 2007 - 6:04 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov.30 (ANI): Two American geochemists have claimed that they have discovered a new tool for identifying potential geothermal energy resources. Berkeley Lab geochemist B. Mack Kennedy and Matthijs van Soest of ... Read more...

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