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Mars rover Curiosity targets football-sized rock

September 20th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 20 (IANS) Mars rover Curiosity has driven up to a football-sized rock that will be the first for the rover's arm to examine, US space agency NASA announced. ... Read more...

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NASA to launch another Mars mission

August 21st, 2012 - 8:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) NASA astonished many with the bravery act of driving all round Mars with four rovers. On top of this there were plans to go deeper into ... Read more...

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NASA’s Glory satellite launch fails

March 5th, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 5 (ANI): NASA's attempt to launch its latest Earth observation mission has ended in failure.The Glory satellite lifted off from California on a quest to gather new data on factors ... Read more...

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Missing nuclear scientist found — in jail (Lead)

June 10th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 10 (IANS) Nearly five days after a scientist with the Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR) at Kalpakkam in Tamil Nadu was reported missing, he was traced Thursday to ... Read more...

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New plasma prototype devices may help destroy MRSA

November 27th, 2009 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): Two new devices have shown tremendous promise in fighting methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA), as well as other drug-resistant bacteria.The two instruments are low-temperature plasma prototypes, which have ... Read more...

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How daylight can optimise environmental impact of buildings

April 5th, 2009 - 11:34 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 5 (ANI): Buildings that use daylight as the primary source of workplace illumination provide for a more comfortable, productive and healthier environment for workers, according to a research.And keeping these ... Read more...

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NASA’s Fermi telescope sees mother of all gamma-rays blast

February 20th, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 20 (IANS) The first gamma-ray burst to be seen in high-resolution from NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope had the greatest total energy, the fastest motions and the highest-energy initial emissions ... Read more...

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Hubble failure forces NASA to delay repair mission to 2009

September 30th, 2008 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 30 (ANI): A critical failure on the Hubble Space Telescope has forced NASA to delay its mission to upgrade the observatory until at least February 2009, which will allow ... Read more...

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NASA probes instruments begin inspection of Martian soil samples

June 14th, 2008 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 14 (ANI): Two instruments on NASAs Phoenix Mars Lander have begun inspecting Martian soil samples delivered by the scoop on the probes arm.The instruments are a microscope and a ... Read more...

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New instrument package would help US satellite to monitor global climate change

May 14th, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 14 (ANI): A team from the University of Colorado (CU) at Boulder in US are going to build a 34 million dollar instrument package for a US Environmental Satellite ... Read more...

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ISRO worries over US restrictions

April 30th, 2008 - 5:01 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, Apr 30 (ANI): Even though the Indo - US cooperation has given impetus to joint space research, the ban on some of the concerns associated with the Indian Space Research ... Read more...

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Traditional Bhopa Bhopi to regale tourists at Rajasthans Amber Fort

March 30th, 2008 - 9:01 pm ICT by admin
Jaipur, March 30 (ANI): Visiting the famous Amber Fort near Jaipur has been made special with the introduction of Rajasthani folk and devotional music that will add to tourists delight who ... Read more...

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Exclusive leaf from Mozarts masterpiece may fetch PS100,000 at auction

November 30th, 2007 - 2:30 pm ICT by admin
London, Nov 30 (ANI): One of the two most important single sheets from one of Mozarts greatest compositions has been discovered in a private collection in England, and will soon be up ... Read more...

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