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Geoengineering techniques may fail to undo climate change Dec 6, 2:25 pm
Washington, Dec. 6 (ANI): Researchers have showed that reducing the amount of sunlight reaching the planet's surface by geoengineering may not undo climate change after all.
Slippery clay led to Japan 2011 tsunami-quake: Study Dec 6, 12:08 pm
Ottawa, Dec. 6 (ANI): A team of researchers have shed light on what caused the devastating tsunami that struck Japan's Tohoku region in March 2011.
Astronomers discover exoplanet that shouldn't be there Dec 6, 11:29 am
Washington, Dec. 6 (ANI): A team of astronomers were left mystified after they discovered a giant planet orbiting its star at 650 times the average Earth-Sun distance.
Washington, Dec. 5 (ANI): Astrobiologists have said that signs of life beyond Earth could be found within 10 years under optimistic scenarios.
Washington, Dec. 5 (ANI): Researchers are unraveling the longstanding mysteries surrounding the Van Allen radiation belts that circle Earth.
'Youngest' neutron-star binary found Dec 5, 10:17 am
Washington, Dec. 5 (ANI): X-rays streaming towards Earth from the region near a neutron star that is cannibalizing its companion star are the youngest "X-ray binary" yet known, according to scientists.
Seattle fans cause 'minor earthquake' with 'record-breaking' cheers in American football game Dec 4, 12:52 pm
London, Dec 4 (ANI): A celebration by American football fans in the US city of Seattle grew so loud on Monday evening it registered as a minor earthquake, according to reports.
Washington, Dec. 4 (ANI): A NASA application allows users to view 'before and after' images of the impact of human activities, a changing climate and natural disasters on Earth.
Washington, Dec. 4 (ANI): Researchers are revealing new discoveries about the Earth's development, following a major international expedition that recovered the first-ever drill core from the lower crust of the Pacific Ocean.
New Smartphone app to give early quake warnings Dec 2, 1:34 pm
Johannesburg, Dec. 02 (ANI): A new smartphone app has been designed to give early warning of earthquakes and it could be ready as early as next year.
Washington, Dec. 1 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a surprising new way to keep a check on space junk and prevent any catastrophic collisions with Earth - by using pop songs, talkback radio and highly advanced science.
London, Dec. 1 (ANI): India's first-ever spacecraft to Mars, 'Mars Orbiter Mission' or 'Mangalyaan', has successfully ventured out of Earth's gravity and on its way to the 10-month-long voyage to the red planet.
'Exotic minerals' behind China's obsession with Moon mission Nov 30, 2:05 pm
London, Nov. 30 (ANI): China's obsession with the Moon is apparently attributed to it being a 'beautiful' source of minerals and energy, a top Chinese scientist has revealed.
New Delhi, Nov.28 (ANI): The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Thursday approved the proposal to undertake scientific deep drilling in the Koyna intra-plate seismic zone, in Maharashtra.
Star birth and death in large Magellanic Cloud captured by ESO Nov 28, 3:25 pm
London, Nov 28 (ANI): Large Magellanic Cloud, which is one of our closest galactic neighbours located only about 160 000 light-years from us, is actively forming new stars in regions that are so bright that some can even be seen from Earth with the naked eye.
London, Nov. 28 (ANI): A rare and fairly complete specimen of diplodocus, which was unearthed in a quarry in Wyoming, USA, has fetched 400,000 pounds at an auction in West Sussex.
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): The Swarm satellites have completed its first critical phase of their new mission, reaching a significant milestone for ESA's magnetic field mission.
Indian poet-diplomat pens S.Asian anthem after Earth anthem success Nov 27, 11:54 am
Kathmandu, Nov.27 (ANI): After the success of the Earth Anthem, which has been translated into major world languages, Indian poet-diplomat Abhay Kumar is ready with the first ever South Asian Anthem.
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): A new analysis of Hadean mineralogy challenges the assumption that the mineral species found on Earth today are much the same as they were during Earth's first 550 million years-the Hadean Eon-when life emerged.
Awe-inspiring moments increase tendencies to believe in God Nov 26, 12:30 pm
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): A new study suggests that awe-inspiring moments - like the sight of the Grand Canyon or the Aurora Borealis - might increase our tendency to believe in God and the supernatural.
Scientist developing 'biological fax machine' to copy Martian life Nov 25, 10:31 am
Sydney, Nov. 25 (ANI): A maverick scientist wants to detect Martian life and bring it back to Earth by using a device called a digital biological converter, or biological teleporter that he's trying to build.
Washington, Nov 25 (ANI): A new research has revealed that even if carbon dioxide emissions came to a sudden halt, the gas already present in Earth's atmosphere is enough to warm our planet for next hundreds of years.
Wine cellar pre-dating Jesus unearthed in Israel Nov 23, 10:52 am
Washington, Nov. 23 (ANI): Researchers have unearthed what could be the largest and oldest wine cellar in the Near East.
ESA launches satellite trio to study Earth's magnetic shield Nov 23, 10:17 am
Washington, Nov. 23 (ANI): ESA's three-satellite Swarm constellation was lofted into a near-polar orbit by a Russian Rockot launcher on November 22.
New York, November 22 (ANI): NASA has snubbed Dennis Tito's proposal to send two astronauts to Mars in 2017.
- Betting on Tendulkar's 100th international century crosses Rs.2 billion mark
- 'Gold-obsessed' Aliens using Earth as 'battlefield'
- Smartphone app allows watching football matches minutes after game commencement
- Oz head cricket coach Arthur confident of win over Kiwis, without star players
- Brit women top obesity league in Europe
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