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Scientists discover hottest ever planet

January 28th, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 28 (IANS) An exoplanet has been found to be the hottest planet discovered so far with a record-breaking temperature of 3,200 degrees Celsius.The planet WASP-33b, is also known as HD15082. ... Read more...

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‘Hottest’ planet found has scorching heat of 3,200 Degree C

January 28th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 28 (ANI): Scientists claim to have found the hottest planet ever, where temperatures are a scorching 3200 Degrees Celsius.Called WASP-33b or HD15082, the exoplanet is 380 light-years away in the ... Read more...

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NASA reveals Saturn is on a cosmic dimmer switch

November 11th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): NASA's Cassini spacecraft has found that Saturn emitted gradually less energy each year from 2005 to 2009, but its southern hemisphere consistently emitted more energy than its northern ... Read more...

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Wildfires in Russia, Canada create poisonous ring around planet

August 12th, 2010 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Raging forest fires in central Russia, Siberia and western Canada have created an enormous cloud of pollutants covering the northern hemisphere, according to NASA. Carbon monoxide, one of ... Read more...

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Bringing objects close together can boost radiation heat transfer, break physical law

July 31st, 2009 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 31 (ANI): In a new study, MIT researchers have determined that a well-established physical law, which describes the transfer of heat between two objects, should break down when the objects ... Read more...

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Scientists report first time detection of light from transiting exoplanets

January 15th, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 15 (ANI): Scientists have for the first time detected light from transiting exoplanets from ground based telescopes.Transiting exoplanets are routinely detected when they pass in front of their parent ... Read more...

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Chandrayaan-1 inaugurates 3-D imaging of the moon

December 18th, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): An instrument aboard Indian Space Research Organizations (ISROs) Chandrayaan-1 spacecraft has inaugurated 3-D imaging of the moon, revealing new information about the lunar surface.Known as the Moon ... Read more...

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