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Turn your smartphone into quake detector with MyShake app  May 22, 8:01 am
Washington D.C, May 22 (ANI): A team of researchers has shaken things up with a new app so that you can turn your smartphones into personal earthquake detectors.
Turns out, there may be 1 trillion species on Earth  May 21, 2:23 pm
Washington D.C, May 21 (ANI): According to a recent study, Earth could be home to nearly 1 trillion species, with only one-thousandth of 1 percent now identified.
8-magnitude earthquake can hit Himalayas soon  May 19, 7:48 am
Washington D.C, May 19 (ANI): Big quake is coming! Scientists fear an earthquake, as strong as magnitude 8 on the Richter scale, might soon hit the Himalayan region.
6.7 magnitude quake strikes western Ecuador  May 18, 3:12 pm
New York, May 18 (ANI): |A 6.7 magnitude earthquake struck western Ecuador early on Wednesday, likely assumed to be a huge aftershock from last month's massive quake.
Jupiter's moon Europa may be more Earth-like than we thought  May 18, 7:37 am
Washington D.C, May 18 (ANI): It may be lacking volcanic hydrothermal activity, but Jupiter's moon Europa's ocean may have an Earth-like chemical balance that could sustain life, suggests a new study.
Study finds answer to why Earth's atmosphere became oxygenated  May 17, 2:00 pm
Washington D.C., May 17 (ANI): Based on a new model that draws from research in diverse fields including petrology, geodynamics, volcanology and geochemistry, the findings of Earth scientists from Rice University, Yale University and the University of Tokyo offer a new answer to the long-standing question of how our planet acquired its oxygenated atmosphere.
Onset of monsoon over Kerala likely to be slightly delayed: IMD   May 15, 10:18 pm
New Delhi, May 15 (ANI): The onset of southwest monsoon, which signals the arrival of monsoon over the Indian subcontinent and represents beginning of rainy season over the region, is likely to set over Kerala slightly delayed on June 7, said the India Meteorological Department (IMD).
5.4 magnitude quake jolts Balochistan  May 13, 3:23 pm
Quetta, May 13 (ANI): A powerful earthquake measuring 5.4 magnitude jolted parts of Balochistan, including Quetta and Chaman.
Small blue galaxy may spill Big Bang clues  May 13, 1:05 pm
Washington D.C, May 13 (ANI): A faint blue galaxy about 30 million light-years from Earth and located in the constellation Leo Minor could shed new light on conditions at the birth of the universe.
3-D cosmic map validates Einstein's theory of relativity   May 12, 8:27 am
Washington D.C, May 12 (ANI): Ever since Einstein proposed his theory of general relativity in 1915, scientists have been trying in earnest to prove him wrong. Now, researchers made a 3D map of 3000 galaxies 13 billion light years from Earth and found that he still stands true.
Monsoon expected to reach South Kerala by May 31: Govt  May 11, 11:07 pm
New Delhi, May 11 (ANI): Climatologically monsoon is expected to reach South Kerala by May 31, said Minister of State for Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Y.S. Chowdary in a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday, adding that the forecast for the monsoon onset dates would be issued on May15.
Young earth's air weighed less than half of today's : Study  May 10, 1:18 pm
Washington, D.C., May 10 (ANI): Researchers from the University of Washington have shown how the early earth had a thicker atmosphere to compensate for weaker sunlight.
Nepal Prez presents govt. policies for upcoming fiscal year  May 9, 1:34 pm
Kathmandu, May 9 (ANI): With due focus on implementing the new Constitution, carrying out post-earthquake reconstruction and holding local elections, Nepal's President Bidhya Devi Bhandari presented the government's policies and programmes for the upcoming fiscal year at the Legislature-Parliament.
Earth home to nearly one trillion species, suggests new study  May 3, 3:27 pm
Washington, D.C., May 3 (ANI): According to researchers from the Indiana University, earth could be home to nearly one trillion species with only one-thousandth of one percent now identified.
`Tailless` comet from Earth's distant past has returned  Apr 30, 12:53 pm
Washington D.C, Apr 30 (ANI): According to a recent study, a unique fragment from Earth's formation has returned after billions of years in cold storage.
Earth Sciences Ministry to use GAIATV to disseminate alerts to 350 m users  Apr 30, 11:03 am
Hyderabad (Andhra Pradesh), Apr.30 (ANI-NewsVoir): The Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS), which is affiliated to the Ministry of Earth Sciences, has awarded Gaian Solutions India Pvt. Ltd the tender for integrated dissemination system (IDS) for ocean information and advisory services.
Magnitude of 7.3 earthquake strikes Vanuatu  Apr 29, 11:49 am
Port Vila, Apr. 29 (ANI):A magnitude of 7.3 earthquake struck off the coast of Vanuatu on Friday, the US Geological Survey said.
Earthquake rocks southwest France, no casualties reported  Apr 28, 5:58 pm
Paris, Apr.28 (ANI): An earthquake measuring between 5.0 and 5.2 on the open-ended Richter Scale rocked parts of southwest France on Thursday.
Nepal Army provides scholarship to quake 'miracle child' Sonish  Apr 25, 11:59 am
Kathmandu, Apr.25 (ANI): The Nepal Army has granted an education-related scholarship to Sonish Awal, the child who miraculously survived last year's devastating earthquake and was rescued after being under debris for 22 hours.
Nepal begins reconstruction project in 11 districts  Apr 25, 11:59 am
Kathmandu, Apr.25 (ANI): Nepal's National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has formally taken charge of rebuilding collapsed houses in 11 of the nation's severely quake-affected districts.
LS Speaker pays homage to Nepal earthquake, Kolkata flyover collapse victims  Apr 25, 11:41 am
New Delhi, Apr.25 (ANI): Lok Sabha speaker Sumitra Mahajan paid homage to victims of the Nepal earthquake and the Kolkata flyover collapse on Monday.
Nepal remembers victims on April 25 quake anniversary  Apr 25, 11:11 am
Kathmandu, Apr.25 (ANI): Nepal on Monday marked the first anniversary of the devastating Gorkha earthquake by remembering the thousands of people who had lost their lives.
Nearby supernova ashes still raining on Earth  Apr 25, 7:26 am
Washington D.C, Apr 25 (ANI): It's still raining ashes! A team of scientists has found that majority of cosmic rays raining on earth today were sent by a nearby supernova about 2.3 million years ago.
International bodies' raise concern over Nepal quake-affected children  Apr 24, 4:40 pm
Kathmandu, Apr. 24 (ANI): A year after Nepal was jolted with devastating earthquake, various international organisations working for the rights of children have raised their concerns over the present living conditions of quake-affected children in the country.
PM Oli pays tribute to Kathmandu earthquake victims  Apr 24, 11:06 am
Kathmandu, Apr. 24(ANI): Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Sunday paid tribute to the earthquake victims in Kathmandu city, a day ahead of the first anniversary of massive 7.8-magnitude earthquake that killed over thousands of people and displaced many across the country.