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NASA instrument shows never-before-seen Sun’s innermost corona


January 5th, 2011 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 5 (ANI): An instrument aboard NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO), developed by Smithsonian scientists, has provided never before seen views of the innermost corona 24 hours a day, 7 days ... Read more...

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New technique to predict dust storms, drought


July 10th, 2010 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 10 (IANS) Researchers relying on infrared satellite images have developed a method to predict dust and sandstorms in advance. The system can also be used to track drought. The technique had ... Read more...

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Moon’s biggest crater exposes its hidden lower crust


March 5th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 5 (ANI): Reports indicate that the biggest and deepest crater on the Moon can provide glimpses of the hidden lower crust of Earth's natural satellite.Shortly after the Moon formed, an ... Read more...

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Doomed Chandrayaan-1 has already yielded useful data on Moon’s mineralogy


September 1st, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 1 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) might have prematurely terminated the country's first moon exploration mission after it lost radio contact with Chandrayaan-1 over the weekend, but ... Read more...

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NASA instrument aboard Chandrayaan has a peek inside Moon’’s darkest craters (Re-Issue)


January 18th, 2009 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 18 (ANI): Scientists are using a NASA radar flying aboard India''s Chandrayaan-1 spacecraft to get their first look inside the moon''s coldest and darkest craters. The Mini-SAR instrument, a ... Read more...

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NASA instrument aboard Chandrayaan has a peek inside Moons darkest craters


January 17th, 2009 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 17 (ANI): Scientists are using a NASA radar flying aboard Indias Chandrayaan-1 spacecraft to get their first look inside the moons coldest and darkest craters.The Mini-SAR instrument, a lightweight, ... Read more...

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NASA instrument on Chandrayaan finds minerals on moon


December 25th, 2008 - 11:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 25 (IANS) The moon mineralogy mapper (M3), a scientific instrument of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) onboard India's first lunar mission Chandrayaan-1, found iron-bearing minerals on the lunar ... Read more...

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NASA instrument to study matter in extreme environments of the universe


June 28th, 2008 - 3:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 28 (ANI): An instrument to study the matter in extreme environments of the universe has been given the green light from NASA Headquarters, Washington.Known as the High-Resolution Soft X-Ray ... Read more...

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NASA instrument observes nova explosion


January 29th, 2008 - 3:43 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): Scientists have observed a nearby nova called RS Ophiuchi with the help of a NASA-funded instrument at the W.M. Keck Observatory in Hawaii.Novas are powerful cosmic explosions caused ... Read more...

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