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NASA telescopes discover most distant galaxy cluster

January 13th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): NASA telescopes have identified a burgeoning galactic metropolis-the most distant known in the early universe.The developing cluster, named COSMOS-AzTEC3, was discovered and characterized by multi-wavelength telescopes, including NASA's ... Read more...

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Stars forming ‘much more rapidly than previously believed’

December 17th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): Astronomers have presented the first conclusive evidence for a dramatic surge in star birth in a newly discovered population of massive galaxies in the early Universe.Their measurements ... Read more...

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‘Demon’ device that converts information to energy!

November 15th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 15 (ANI): Contrary to the laws of physics that you can't get energy for nothing; scientists from the University of Tokyo have generated energy from information.Masaki Sano, a physicist at ... Read more...

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Finally, 140-year-old Boltzmann Equation solved

May 14th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 14 (ANI): Two mathematicians from University of Pennsylvania have solved a 140-year-old, 7-dimensional Boltzmann equation, which remained a puzzle for more than a century despite its widespread use in modelling ... Read more...

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Use the net to go ‘around the world in 80 telescopes’

April 3rd, 2009 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 3 (ANI): In a live 24-hour webcast today, anyone on the Internet will get a unique opportunity to explore some of the most advanced astronomical observatories both on and off ... Read more...

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Space dust from dead star may unlock mysteries of early universe

February 26th, 2009 - 6:16 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 26 (ANI): A new research by a team led by the University of Nottingham, UK, has identified interstellar space dust from a dead star, which could unlock some of the ... Read more...

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Astronomers search the dark hearts of bright galaxies

November 1st, 2008 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 1 (ANI): Astronomers have probed the physical conditions in the active inner regions of a number of Ultraluminous Infrared Galaxies (ULIRGs), with the help of the James Clerk Maxwell ... Read more...

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Indian-American scientist working to tackle ‘hot’ laptops

September 30th, 2008 - 12:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 30 (IANS) Faster and greater processing speeds are producing hotter and hotter miniaturised computer models like the laptop.Researchers at the University of Virginia School of Engineering and Applied Science are ... Read more...

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Extreme stellar machine pumps out 4,000 stars every year

July 11th, 2008 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 11 (ANI): Astronomers have uncovered an extreme stellar machine - a galaxy in the very remote universe pumping out stars at a surprising rate of up to 4,000 per ... Read more...

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