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India’s new satellite beams high quality images

May 9th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 9 (IANS) India's latest advanced remote sensing satellite Resourcesat-2 has beamed high quality images distinctly showing the northern and western regions of the country, the space agency ... Read more...

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PSLV rocket blasts off with three satellites (Lead)

April 20th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), April 20 (IANS) India Wednesday successfully launched the advanced earth observation satellite Resourcesat-2, a move aimed at beefing up its remote sensing capability, and two ... Read more...

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India launches Resourcesat-2, two other satellites (Second Lead)

April 20th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), April 20 (IANS) In a boost to India's remote sensing capability, the PSLV C-16 rocket Wednesday launched Resourcesat-2 and two other satellites from the spaceport ... Read more...

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All set for PSLV launch Wednesday

April 19th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 19 (IANS) The stage is set for Wednesday's launch of the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) at Sriharikota, around 80 km from here. The rocket will ferry ... Read more...

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Soon, a ‘USB’ for medical diagnosis

November 30th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): UC Davis researchers have developed a plug-in interface for the microfluidic chips that will form the basis of the next generation of compact medical devices.They hope that the ... Read more...

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British troops using 2,000feet ‘barrage balloons’ to spy on Taliban in Afghanistan

September 26th, 2010 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 26(ANI): British troops are reportedly using 60 feet-long 'barrage balloons' to spy on Taliban fighters in Afghanistan.Armed with sophisticated cameras, radar and electronic listening devices, the large, unmanned balloons ... Read more...

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American astronomer chasing his 50th solar eclipse (With Image)

January 13th, 2010 - 10:19 am ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) He has not missed any major eclipse in five decades. Jay Pasachoff, a 66-year-old American astronomer, travels across the globe chasing the best views of ... Read more...

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