optical instruments

Donate binoculars, promote eco-awareness

September 2nd, 2011 - 12:50 pm ICT by IANS
Nashik (Maharashtra), Sep 2 (IANS) Hoping to promote bird-watching and nature awareness, city-based NGO Nature Forever Society (NFS) has asked people to donate items like binoculars, telescopes, fieldscopes, tripods, GPS ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Looking through telescopes, lenses with more clarity

May 18th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 18 (IANS) Looking through optical instruments like telescopes and eyeglasses could be improved considerably using a highly refined device, diamond aerogel, that researchers here have created.Aerogels are among ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Free trade with Asean to open up bigger prospects

May 15th, 2011 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The India-Asean (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) Free Trade Agreement (FTA) will open up a host of business opportunities for Indian industry, especially in ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Hubble discovers smallest Kuiper Belt object ever seen

December 17th, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 17 (ANI): NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has discovered the smallest object ever seen in visible light in the Kuiper Belt.The Kuiper Belt is a vast ring of icy ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

India to launch two satellites to study climate change

October 18th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 18 (IANS) India will soon join a select space club by launching two dedicated satellites in polar orbit to study climate change through atmospheric research and detection of greenhouse ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Caravaggio used photography to create art 200 years before invention of camera

March 11th, 2009 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 11 (ANI): Italian researchers have found that the 16th century renaissance artist Caravaggio used an early form of photography to project images of his subjects onto a canvas, more ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |