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Remove black films from cars or face action, SC warns police


August 3rd, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 3 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday directed police chiefs in all states and union territories to ensure compliance of its direction that no material, including films of ... Read more...

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Astronomers stumble upon failed dwarf ’stars’


October 12th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 12 (IANS) Astronomers have come across over 24 new free-floating brown dwarfs, including a lightweight youngster only about six times heftier than Jupiter, that reside in two young ... Read more...

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Scientists find galaxy cluster aged 3bn yrs, but still very young


March 10th, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 10 (ANI): ESO's Very Large Telescope has discovered the most distant mature cluster of galaxies ever found which is three billion years old."We have measured the distance to the most ... Read more...

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How young galaxies can grow gently


October 14th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): Galaxies often collide and then merge to form larger systems and this process is certainly an important growth mechanism. However, an additional way has been proposed so that ... Read more...

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Laws of physics are not the same everywhere


September 9th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 9 (ANI): Defying Einstein's equivalence principle, which states that the laws of physics are the same everywhere, researchers have found new evidence that supports the idea that we live in ... Read more...

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Scientists discover galaxy collision triggers luminous quasar


June 25th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 25 (ANI): Astronomers have found evidence of a collision between galaxies driving intense activity in a highly luminous quasar.Scientists led by Montserrat Villar Martin of the Instituto de Astrofisica de ... Read more...

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Black holes can “build” their own host galaxies


December 1st, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Munich, December 1 (ANI): Recent observations by astronomers have indicated that black holes may be "building" their own host galaxies.This could be the long-sought missing link to understanding why the masses of ... Read more...

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Astronomers obtain sharpest ever views of supergiant star Betelgeuse


July 30th, 2009 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Munich, July 30 (ANI): Using different state-of-the-art techniques on ESO's (European Southern Observatory's) Very Large Telescope, two independent teams of astronomers have obtained the sharpest ever views of the supergiant star Betelgeuse. ... Read more...

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Astronomers devise new technique to measure sizes and shapes of asteroids


February 5th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Amsterdam, Feb 5 (ANI): A team of French and Italian astronomers has devised a new method for measuring the size and shape of asteroids, which would increase the number of asteroids ... Read more...

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Students discover unique planet five times the size of Jupiter


December 5th, 2008 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Munich, Dec 5 (ANI): Three undergraduate students, from Leiden University in the Netherlands, have discovered a unique extrasolar planet, which is about five times as massive as Jupiter.The students, Meta de ... Read more...

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Indian origin astronomer probes violently variable black holes


October 16th, 2008 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
Munich, Oct 16 (ANI): An astronomer of Indian origin and his team have used the VLT (Very Large Telescope) and Rossi XTE satellite to probe violently variable black holes, providing insights ... Read more...

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Sharpest whole-planet picture of Jupiter obtained


October 3rd, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Munich, Oct 3 (ANI): New image-correction technique in an instrument on the ESOs (European Southern Observatorys) Very Large Telescope (VLT) has delivered the sharpest whole-planet ground-based picture ever of Jupiter.The series ... Read more...

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Astronomers catch massive galaxies in the act of merging 4 billion yrs ago


August 27th, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
Munich, August 27 (ANI): Using ground and space-based telescopes, astronomers have caught multiple massive galaxies in the act of merging about 4 billion years ago, a discovery that supports the favoured ... Read more...

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;Astronomers observe a star in the making


January 30th, 2008 - 12:09 pm ICT by admin
Munich, Jan 30 (ANI): Astronomers at European Southern Observatory (ESO) have used the VLT (Very Large Telescope) Interferometer to probe the inner parts of the disc of material surrounding a young star, ... Read more...

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Astronomers spot elusive bird shaped triple cosmic collision


December 21st, 2007 - 2:37 pm ICT by admin
Munich, Dec 21 (ANI): A very rare case of a bird shaped collision of three galaxies, has been spotted by astronomers using ESOs (European Southern Observatory) Very Large Telescope.Because of the ... Read more...

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