Tuesday 21 October, 2014

NASA delays carbon-hunting satellite launch by a day

The launch of NASA’s Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2) aboard a United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket was postponed Tuesday less than a minute before lift-off when the launch pad’s water system failed Continue reading “NASA delays carbon-hunting satellite launch by a day” »  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
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What links Moscow and Gandhinagar? Nuclear physics

Here’s a not-so-touted Russia-India connection: It’s to do with nuclear physics and with linking this Russian capital with Gandhinagar Continue reading “What links Moscow and Gandhinagar? Nuclear More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014
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Methane model can sniff out extra-terrestrial life

Methane, known as a sign of potential life, can now help detect extraterrestrial life on other planets Continue reading “Methane model can sniff out extra-terrestrial life” »  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 12th, 2014
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Space ship that travels faster than light!

Imagine a space ship travelling faster than the speed of light. NASA scientists are working on a space ship that, if completed, will travel faster than speed of light Continue reading “Space ship that travels More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 5th, 2014
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Light from star explosion 12 bn years ago detected

In what could provide new insight into the structure of the early universe, light from the enormous explosion of a star more than 12 billion years ago Continue reading “Light from star explosion 12 bn years More...

By BioNews On Thursday, May 29th, 2014
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Russian spaceship flies three astronauts to ISS

Russia’s manned spaceship carrying three astronauts blasted off late Wednesday from Kazakhstan’s Baikonur space centre Continue reading “Russian spaceship flies three astronauts to ISS” »  More...

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By BioNews On Friday, May 23rd, 2014
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Coming, a ‘broadband wireless’ connection for moon dwellers

Humans colonising the moon or even a distant asteroid in near future is fine but how would they communicate with friends and families on earth Continue reading “Coming, a ‘broadband wireless’ connection More...

By BioNews On Thursday, May 22nd, 2014
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Worms can form part of astronauts’ diet: Chinese study

Three volunteers participated in a Chinese space programme experiment of surviving on a worm diet for more than three months in order to prove that humans can endure long space journeys with this type of diet Continue More...

By BioNews On Thursday, May 15th, 2014
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South African astronomers discover stars in galactic flare

South African astronomers have discovered the very first known stars in the flared disk of the Milky Way Galaxy Continue reading “South African astronomers discover stars in galactic flare” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, May 9th, 2014
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BARC to showcase achievements in chemical sciences

India’s premier Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) will showcase its recent achievements in chemical sciences on National Technology Day on Monday Continue reading “BARC to showcase achievements in More...