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Russian rocket fails to put two satellites in orbit (Lead)


August 7th, 2012 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 7 (IANS) Russia's Proton-M carrier rocket failed to put into orbit two telecommunications satellites due to problems in its booster stage, federal space agency Roscosmos said Tuesday.Russia Monday ... Read more...

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Scientists claim discovery of Higgs boson-like particle (Lead)


July 5th, 2012 - 5:41 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, July 4 (IANS) Scientists at CERN, or the European Organisation for Nuclear Research, Wednesday announced they have found a new particle that they say could be the Higgs ... Read more...

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Russia puts US satellite in orbit


March 26th, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 26 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's Proton-M carrier rocket successfully put a US telecom satellite into orbit Monday, space officials said.The Intelsat-22 separated from Proton's Briz-M booster "normally", a spokesperson ... Read more...

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Russia launches US satellite


March 26th, 2012 - 5:06 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 26 (IANS) A Russian rocket carrying a US telecommunications satellite blasted off from the Baikonur space centre in Kazakhstan Sunday.The Proton-M rocket carrying Intelsat-22 lifted off at 4.10 ... Read more...

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Russia to launch US satellite


March 25th, 2012 - 7:06 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, March 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A Russian rocket will carry a US telecommunication satellite into space Sunday.A Proton-M rocket carrying Intelsat-22 will lift off at 4.12 p.m. from Baikonur space ... Read more...

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Russia launches two telecom satellites


December 11th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia Sunday launched two telecommunications satellites --Luch-5A and Amos-5 -- from the Baikonur space centre in Kazakhstan.A Proton-M carrier rocket with two telecommunications satellites onboard ... Read more...

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Russia launches Chinese satellite


November 26th, 2011 - 3:46 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 26 (IANS) Russia has launched a Chinese communications satellite into space from its Baikonur space centre in Kazakhstan.The Proton-M rocket, carrying the AsiaSat-7, lifted off at 1910 GMT ... Read more...

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Russia to launch three Glonass satellites Friday


November 4th, 2011 - 8:31 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Nov 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia will launch a Proton-M rocket carrying three Glonass navigation satellites from the Baikonur space centre Friday after a 24-hour delay due to technical reasons, ... Read more...

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Kazakhstan not to ban Russian rockets from Baikonur


August 28th, 2011 - 9:38 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Kazakhstan has no plans to ban launches of Russian rockets from its space centre in Baikonur after an accident with Progress M-12M space freighter, the ... Read more...

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Russia plans three space launches in August


July 30th, 2011 - 2:14 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian space agency Roscosmos said Friday it plans to launch two satellites and a space freighter in August.The Express-AM4 satellite will be launched Aug 18 ... Read more...

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Russia launches navigation satellite


February 26th, 2011 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 26 (IANS) Russia has launched a satellite which is part of a network that is its answer to the US Global Positioning System (GPS).The Russian Space Forces successfully launched a ... Read more...

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Russia launches European telecom satellite


December 27th, 2010 - 6:34 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 27 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's Proton-M delivery vehicle lifted off early Monday from the Baikonur Space Centre in Kazakhstan, carrying with it European telecommunications satellite Ka-Sat."The launch was carried out at ... Read more...

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Russia postpones launch of navigation satellite


December 22nd, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Dec 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia has postponed the launch of its new-generation navigation satellite Glonass-K until 2011, the defence ministry said.The satellite atop a Soyuz-2.1.b carrier rocket was to blast off ... Read more...

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Three Russian Glonass satellites crash into Pacific Ocean


December 6th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Dec 6 (ANI): Three Russian Glonass-M satellites, which were launched on Saturday, have reportedly crashed into the Pacific Ocean off the Hawaii Islands after falling off course.Xinhua quoted the RIA Novosti ... Read more...

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Luxury car maker considers moving out of Britain


October 1st, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 1 (IANS) Luxury car firm Lotus is considering to move its car production out of Britain, a step that could threaten 1,200 new British jobs.The Sun Friday reported that the ... Read more...

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Russia launches navigation satellites


September 2nd, 2010 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia Thursday launched a rocket carrying three navigation satellites from the Baikonur space centre in Kazakhstan. The Proton-M carrier rocket with three Glonass satellites blasted off from the ... Read more...

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How key enzyme repairs sun-damaged DNA


July 26th, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): In a recent study, researchers have witnessed how an enzyme works at the atomic level to repair sun-damaged DNA.The discovery may prove to be a stepping-stone in future ... Read more...

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Scientists Able To Generate Sound Of “God Particle”


June 24th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey June 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Although the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is yet to yield a Higgs Boson particle that would answer many unanswered questions in the field of Astronomy and ... Read more...

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Russia launches US satellite


April 24th, 2010 - 8:26 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia Saturday launched a Proton-M rocket to put a US telecommunications satellite into space, the defence ministry said. The rocket blasted off from the Baikonur space centre in ... Read more...

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Minnesota experiment could have made first direct detection of dark matter


December 18th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 18 (ANI): Reports indicate that an experiment buried deep beneath the forests of Minnesota in the US has seen two events that could be the first direct detection of dark ... Read more...

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“Rejected” solar particles help astronomers understand how sun affects moon


October 17th, 2009 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 17 (ANI): A new study has determined that solar particles "rejected" by the lunar surface are helping astronomers better understand how the sun affects the moon.The moon has virtually ... Read more...

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Component of mothballs present in deep-space clouds


September 3rd, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 3 (ANI): Scientists have just shown for the first time that one component of interstellar clouds emitting unusual infrared light know as the Unidentified Infrared Bands (UIRs) is a gaseous ... Read more...

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Russia launches US communication satellite (Lead)


May 16th, 2009 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, May 16 (RIA Novosti) Russia Saturday launched a rocket carrying a US communication satellite into space from the Baikonur space centre in Kazakhstan, Russian space agency Roscosmos said. "The launch of ... Read more...

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Russia launches military satellite


February 28th, 2009 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 28 (RIA Novosti) Russia has successfully launched a military satellite from the Baikonur space centre in Kazakhstan, a Space Forces spokesman said Saturday. The satellite was put into orbit by ... Read more...

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First detailed picture of the way a superfluid influences the behavior of a superconductor


August 3rd, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 3 (ANI): Researchers at Washington University in St. Louis in the US have drawn the first detailed picture of the way a superfluid influences the behavior of a superconductor.In ... Read more...

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Russia launches military satellite


June 27th, 2008 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
RIA Novosti Baikonur (Kazakhstan), June 27 (RIA Novosti) Russia Friday successfully launched a Proton heavy carrier rocket with a Cosmos-series military satellite. The rocket was launched from the Baikanour space centre, in Kazakhstan, ... Read more...

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Heres how metabolism varies between populations


April 21st, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by admin
London, April 21 (ANI): An unusual study of frozen urine samples has shed new light on the diversity of human metabolism across the globe, say researchers at Imperial College London.Two researchers, ... Read more...

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Russian rocket fails to send US satellite into orbit


March 15th, 2008 - 5:56 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Moscow, March 15 (Xinhua) A Russian rocket failed to send into orbit a US communication satellite that was launched from Central Asia's Baikonur space centre early Saturday. The AMC-14 satellite, atop of ... Read more...

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