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London, Sep 21 (ANI): ESA's Clean Space initiative, tasked with reducing the space industry's environmental impact on Earth and space, are planning to investigate new environmental-friendly methods like "lemon juice" for corrosion resistance and high strength stainless steel in order to make it an essential material for satellite and rocket designers.
I have no regrets, says John Travolta Sep 16, 5:49 pm
Washington, Sept 16 (ANI): John Travolta has revealed that he has no regrets related to his career, even about 'Battlefield Earth'.
Early earth may not have been as 'hellish' as previously imagined Sep 16, 10:36 am
Washington, Sep 16 (ANI): A new study has revealed that the conditions on early earth, which is 500 million years after it was formed, may not be as bad as previously imagined; in fact it might be similar to the present day.
Jammu, Sept.14 (ANI): Union Minister for State for Science and Technology Jitendra Singh on Sunday inaugurated an Automatic Weather Observatory at 'Saanjhi Chhat', near Vaishno Devi Shrine in Jammu. This modern weather forecasting system has been set up by the Department of Earth Science in the wake of the devastating floods that hit Jammu and Kashmir recently.
Google Earth Engine to soon predict malaria on maps Sep 14, 10:45 am
Washington, Sept 14 (ANI): University of California, San Francisco is currently working to create an online platform that health workers around the world can use to predict where malaria is likely to be transmitted using data on Google Earth Engine.
Timeline of mega-earthquakes in Indian Ocean recreated Sep 11, 1:16 pm
Washington, Sep 11 (ANI): Researchers recently reconstructed the mega-earthquakes timeline in Indian Ocean and examined sediment records to unveil region's tsunami potential.
London, Sep 11 (ANI): The Ozone layer that protects the earth from the dangerous cancer-causing ultraviolet rays is showing signs of thickening after years of depletion, says a United Nations study.
Significant 'X-class' solar flare erupts on Sun Sep 11, 10:04 am
Washington, Sep 11 (ANI): NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory captured a major X1.6-class solar flare eruption event in the middle of the Sun on Sept. 10, 2014.
Washington, September 9 (ANI): Evidence of plate tectonics, which is the first sign of this type of surface-shifting geological activity on a world other than Earth, have been found on Jupiter's moon Europa.
London, Sep 06 (ANI): NASA has recently revealed new data, which has made scientists believe that around 400 asteroid impacts with the earth between 2017 and 2113, which could destroy the planet.
Washington, Sept 6 (ANI): An international team of scientists have discovered new evidence that planets are forming around a star about 335 light years from Earth.
Newly found asteroid to 'brush past' Earth on Sunday Sep 5, 3:35 pm
Washington, September 5 (ANI): A newly discovered asteroid named Asteroid 2014 RC, will be passing "very close" to Earth on Sunday.
Washington, Sept 5 (ANI): Scientists have re-written the history of evolution with their new discovery which claims that oxygen-producing life forms actually appeared on Earth 3 billion years ago, which is 60 million years earlier than previously thought.
London, Sept 2 (ANI): Plucky geckos, which were sent into space to reveal the effects of microgravity on sex, were found dead after returning to Earth in capsule.
Japan's disaster preparedness and agri-research 'remarkable' Sep 1, 5:38 pm
Tokyo, Sept. 1 (ANI): Japan's experience with the Great Earthquake and the Sarin gas attack in Tokyo subway by terrorists has prompted the Tokyo Metropolitan Government to undertake a range of disaster prevention and management measures.
Kathmandu, Aug. 30 (ANI): In a major boost to get people across the world to sing the Earth Anthem, the global organization Habitat for Humanity International has shown its support for the anthem written and produced by Indian poet-diplomat Abhay K.
Snails help scientists investigate rise, fall of Tibetan Plateau Aug 30, 2:01 pm
Washington, Aug 30 (ANI): A new research has helped scientists investigate the rise and fall of the Tibetan Plateau by using snail shells.
Witness cosmic double play of Neptune, 'Dodgeball' Asteroid tonight Aug 30, 11:36 am
Washington, Aug 30 (ANI): Astronomers can enjoy a cosmic double play of Neptune and 'Dodgeball' Asteroid tonight.
Scientists plan to record every sound made on Earth! Aug 29, 2:25 pm
Washington, Aug 29 (ANI): Scientists are planning to record "every sound the Earth makes", from the songs of birds to the vibrations made by ocean waves, via online sensors in Indiana, which will run for a year.
Astronomers witness 'terrestrial planets forming' asteroids smashup Aug 29, 11:45 am
Washington, August 29 (ANI): Astronomers have spotted an eruption of dust around a young star, which is possibly the result of a smashup between large asteroids that eventually lead to the formation of terrestrial planets.
Washington, Aug 27 (ANI): A new study has helped researchers determine that the composition of Earth's lower mantle is quiet different than previously thought.
Withering Hopes of getting adequate pension Aug 27, 12:20 pm
Kargil, August 27 (ANI)Huddled near the 'thup' (traditional hearth) in a dimly lit room, sixty-three year old Tashi Palmo eyes the stranger in her house with a mixed expression. Her small house in a remote village of Kargil district receives few visitors. The widow raises her eyebrows and asks, "Yearang social pa ina? (Are you from the Social Welfare Department?)" A no for an answer dashes her hopes yet again - she has been expecting someone from the department to turn up.
NASA's spacecraft crosses Neptune's orbit, now on way to Pluto Aug 26, 12:14 pm
Washington, Aug 26 (ANI): NASA's spacecraft New Horizons has crossed the Neptune's orbit and now it is on its way to become the first probe to make the historic Pluto flyby on July 14, 2015.
Northern Carolina hit by strongest earthquake in 25 years Aug 25, 10:53 am
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): Northern Carolina has reportedly been hit by the strongest earthquake in 25 years, a report said.
Dearth of quality faculty posing challenge for India's engineering colleges: Massachusetts Varsity academic Aug 21, 6:28 pm
Noida, Aug. 21 (ANI): India still faces an acute shortage of quality faculty members, whose need is felt in the country's roughly 3,000 engineering colleges.
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