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India to launch satellite to monitor border


April 25th, 2012 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) India proposes to launch Radar Imaging Satellite (Risat-1) with cloud penetrating capability for imaging various parts of the country, including border areas, the Lok ... Read more...

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India’s latest satellite starts beaming pictures


April 29th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 28 (IANS) India's latest advanced remote sensing satellite Resourcesat-2 launched last week beamed its first set of pictures Thursday.In a statement, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said ... Read more...

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Mouse brain viewed in sharpest detail ever


October 26th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 26 (ANI): An online atlas of an ultra-high-resolution mouse brain offers the most detailed magnetic resonance images ever obtained of a mammalian brain.In a typical clinical MRI scan, each pixel ... Read more...

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Satellite images show mangroves shrinking


August 22nd, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 22 (IANS) New satellite imagery shows an alarming shrinkage in mangrove forests worldwide. The imagery reveals that approximately 137,760 sq km of mangroves exist, which is 12.3 percent less ... Read more...

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New satellite images reveal how world’s mangrove forests have declined


August 19th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 19 (ANI): Scientists have got the most comprehensive and exact data on the distribution and decline of mangrove forests from across the world, all thanks to new satellite imagery.The research, ... Read more...

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Artificial bee eye could improve visual navigation in mobile robots


August 7th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 7 (ANI): Scientists have created an imaging system that mimics a honeybee's field of view.The lightweight system could change the way we build mobile robots and small flying vehicles.The artificial ... Read more...

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India to launch cartography satellite in June


May 6th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 6 (IANS) The Indian space agency is expected to launch June 5 its Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C15), carrying a cartography satellite and a couple of other payloads, according ... Read more...

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New system holds promise in saving avalanche victims


December 10th, 2009 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): Scientists in Germany have developed a new tracking system that holds great promise in saving future avalanche victims.The method, which was created by scientists at the Fraunhofer ... Read more...

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China makes world’s highest-resolution 3D map of Moon


September 29th, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, September 29 (ANI): Chinese experts have announced that the country's space scientists had completed the world's highest-resolution three-dimensional map of the moon.The map, covering the whole surface of the moon, ... Read more...

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China completes highest resolution 3D map of moon


September 28th, 2009 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 28 (Xinhua) Chinese experts Monday announced that the country's space scientists have completed the world's highest-resolution three-dimensional map of the moon. The map, covering the whole surface of the moon, is ... Read more...

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World’s fastest camera can capture 6 million snaps in a second


April 30th, 2009 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 30 (ANI): Scientists have demonstrated the fastest imaging system ever devised, a camera that snaps images less than a half a billionth of a second long, capturing over six million ... Read more...

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Russia puts fifth German spy satellite into orbit


July 22nd, 2008 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 22 (RIA Novosti) A Russian carrier rocket has successfully put into orbit a fifth German SAR-Lupe reconnaissance satellite, a Russian Space Forces spokesman said Tuesday. "A Cosmos 3M carrier rocket, ... Read more...

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ISRO scientists meet Manmohan Singh


May 5th, 2008 - 2:09 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 5 (ANI): After the landmark success of putting ten satellites into orbit from a single space platform, a panel of scientists from Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) met ... Read more...

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ISRO to launch Chandrayaan-1 in third quarter of this year: Madhavan Nair


April 29th, 2008 - 9:03 pm ICT by admin
By KG VasukiBangalore, Apr 29 (ANI):After the successful launch ten satellites from one space vehicle, India plans to launch Chandrayaan-1, the satellite system to the moon in the third quarter of ... Read more...

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India to launch 10 satellites in one go


April 24th, 2008 - 6:27 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, April 24 (IANS) India's space agency will launch a cluster of 10 satellites onboard a polar satellite launch vehicle (PSLV-C9) from the Satish Dhawan space centre at Sriharikota, about 90 km ... Read more...

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ISRO to launch new satellite April 28


April 4th, 2008 - 5:58 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, April 4 (IANS) The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch its advanced remote sensing satellite Cartosat-2A, with high resolution stereo cameras and scientific instruments April 28, a space agency official ... Read more...

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Scientists use satellite to track the motion of Arctic ice during summers


February 27th, 2008 - 3:25 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Scientists have found a way to track the motion of Arctic ice during summers using the Earth Observing Systems Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer (AMSR-E) on the Aqua satellite.For ... Read more...

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Neural basis for parental instinct identified


February 27th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Ever wondered why do parents almost instinctively treat babies as special - protecting them and enabling them to survive- well, researchers from the University of Oxford have uncovered ... Read more...

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Cone-Beam CT more accurate, faster than conventional mammography


December 28th, 2007 - 12:51 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 28 (ANI): Cone-beam breast CT is potentially more accurate and faster than the conventional 2D mammography method for detecting breast cancers, according to a new study.The study conducted at the ... Read more...

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Art forgery to be foiled by magnetic signatures


November 14th, 2007 - 8:27 am ICT by admin
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