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Moon map reveals titanium treasure trove

October 16th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 16 (IANS) A map of the moon shows a treasure trove of areas rich in titanium ores, which is helping scientists unravel the mysteries of the satellite's ... Read more...

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Honey bee? No, aircraft on autopilot!

December 2nd, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 2 (IANS) It can do the loop, the barrel roll and is precise and deft. And no, it's not a honey bee. A novel autopilot can now help aircraft perform ... Read more...

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Now, audio zoom that picks out lone voice in the crowd

October 6th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 6 (ANI): The arguments between players during a cricket match could soon be overheard even within the cacophony of a packed stadium -thanks to a new microphone system.The new system ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Rosetta comet chaser captures spectacular image of Earth

November 16th, 2009 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, November 16 (ANI): The OSIRIS instrument on ESA's (European Space Agency's) Rosetta comet chaser recently captured a spectacular image of the Earth.The image was acquired with the OSIRIS narrow-angle camera from ... Read more...

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Cassini’s camera captures night falling on Saturn’s rings

October 24th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 24 (ANI): The wide angle camera aboard the Cassini spacecraft has captured images of Saturn's latest equinox that shows night falling over the planet's rings.Once approximately every 15 years, night ... Read more...

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NASA spacecraft sends first lunar images to Earth

July 3rd, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 3 (ANI): NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, or LRO, has transmitted its first images from the Moon, since reaching lunar orbit on June 23.The spacecraft has two cameras - a low ... Read more...

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Microsofts mind reader tops New Scientist readers top 10 inventions list

December 28th, 2007 - 1:57 pm ICT by admin
London, December 28 (ANI): Microsofts mind reader has been proclaimed the topmost invention of 2007, in accordance with the responses of New Scientist readers to the various innovations reported throughout the year. ... Read more...

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