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Supernova remnant erupts in enormous flares


May 12th, 2011 - 3:40 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The famous Crab Nebula supernova remnant has erupted in an enormous flare five times more powerful than any flare previously seen from the object. The outburst was ... Read more...

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Pope Benedict XVI may make first call to space on May 4


April 24th, 2011 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 24 (ANI): A NASA official has revealed that Pope Benedict XVI may make a special call to the International Space Station during the upcoming flight of the space shuttle Endeavour.In ... Read more...

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Enceladus Spits Fumes, Scientists Awestruck


February 25th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Feb 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Cassini spacecraft of the Space agency has taken some close up photos of Enceladus, the sixth biggest moon of Saturn that have stunned the astronomers ... Read more...

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India, US to study the seas together, with Indian satellite


November 19th, 2009 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 19 (IANS) Ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit here next week, Indian and US space agencies have signed a letter of intent (LoI) for collaboration on ... Read more...

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India’s ocean satellite relays images, data (With Images)


October 12th, 2009 - 8:46 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 12 (IANS) India's latest remote sensing satellite Oceansat-2 has begun beaming "good quality" images of the earth and relaying data on sea surface wind speed and direction, the space ... Read more...

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India launches Oceansat-2, six European satellites (Second lead)


September 23rd, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), Sep 23 (IANS) India Wednesday successfully launched its 16th remote-sensing satellite, Oceansat-2, to study oceans and climate, and six small Europeans satellites on board a ... Read more...

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PSLV places seven satellites including Oceansat 2 in the orbit


September 23rd, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), Sep 23 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Wednesday successfully launched seven satellites in 1,200 seconds with the help of its most trusted Polar Satellite Launch ... Read more...

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ISRO all set to launch Oceansat-2 satellite


September 22nd, 2009 - 10:34 pm ICT by ANI
Sriharikota, Sep 22 (ANI): The placing of the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) with the Oceansat-2 by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) at the launch pad at the Satish Dhawan ... Read more...

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India to launch Oceansat-2, six European nano birds Wednesday


September 22nd, 2009 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 22 (IANS) The stage is set for the launch Wednesday of the Indian Space Research Organisation's workhorse Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) for placing into orbit the country's 16th ... Read more...

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India to launch ocean monitoring satellite in August


July 1st, 2009 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, July 1 (IANS) The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is gearing up for the launch of its second ocean monitoring satellite in August, along with six European nano ... Read more...

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NASA selects future projects to study Mars and Mercury


May 5th, 2009 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5 (ANI): NASA has selected two science investigations that will aid in the interior examination of Mars and probe the tenuous atmosphere of Mercury.The projects, valued at approximately 38 million ... Read more...

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Can we get oil from space?


October 31st, 2008 - 9:12 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 31 (RIA Novosti) Scientists from the Royal Observatory in Edinburgh have said that judging by the chemical composition of stars in the Milky Way, our galaxy could contain anywhere between ... Read more...

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Experiment verifies feasibility of quantum channel between space and Earth


March 29th, 2008 - 2:42 pm ICT by admin
London, March 29 (ANI): Scientists have performed an experiment to verify the feasibility of a quantum channel between space and Earth.According to a report in the New Journal of Physics, ... Read more...

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