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Students measure Earth’s circumference on longest summer day


June 22nd, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Students from various Delhi schools participated in an exercise Thursday to measure the Earth's circumference on the longest day of the summer.Organised by Science Popularisation ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Delhi schoolkids observe autumn equinox


September 23rd, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Students from 10 schools in and around the national capital got together at the Jantar Mantar Friday to observe the autumn equinox, the NGO which ... Read more...

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Ancient dial may have been used by early Scots to measure time


August 24th, 2009 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 24 (ANI): Conservationists working at Inchcolm Island, in the Firth of Forth in Scotland, have found the remnants of a special sundial that they believe may have been carved into ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Delhi company sells 50,000 solar goggles in two days


July 22nd, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) The excitement of the century's longest total solar eclipse was quite evident from the sales of Gnomon Astrotech, a Delhi based firm that sold a record 50,000 ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Piracy costing CD, DVD manufacturers Rs.5 bn annually: Assocham


December 17th, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Increasing sales of pirated CDs, DVDs and other software has led to manufacturers in the national capital losing around Rs.5 billion annually, said a report by an ... Read more...

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