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  •  Astronomers discover HD 131399Ab, planet with three suns

    Friday, Jul 08, 2016

    Astronomers discover HD 131399Ab, planet with three suns

    A team of international astronomers for the first time have spotted a gaseous planet with three suns and a mass four times that of Jupiter and located 320 light

  • NASA extends New Horizons mission

    Tuesday, Jul 05, 2016

    NASA extends New Horizons mission

    NASA’s New Horizons, having made flybys of Jupiter in 2007 and Pluto in 2015, has got approval from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) &

  • Nasa's Juno spacecraft creates history by entering Jupiter's orbit

    Tuesday, Jul 05, 2016

    Nasa's Juno spacecraft creates history by entering Jupiter's orbit

    NASA's $1.1 billion unmanned Juno spacecraft successfully slipped into orbit around Jupiter on a mission to study Jupiter's composition, gravity field, magnetic

  • Chemical additive Potassium bromate is carcinogenic: CSE Study

    Friday, May 27, 2016

    Chemical additive Potassium bromate is carcinogenic: CSE Study

    As per recent study conducted by Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), nearly 84 per cent of 38 commonly available brands of pre- packaged breads including

  • India's first reusable space shuttle RLV-TD launched

    Thursday, May 26, 2016

    India's first reusable space shuttle RLV-TD launched

    The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) joined the race to develop reusable launch vehicle capable of sending spacecraft into orbit and returning to the e

  • World's first robot lawyer ROSS hired by US law firm

    Thursday, May 19, 2016

    World's first robot lawyer ROSS hired by US law firm

    ‘ROSS’ the world’s first artificial intelligence lawyer  has been employed by a US law firm BakerHostetler, which will use the robot to assist its va

  • NASA’s Kepler telescope finds largest trove of exoplanets

    Wednesday, May 11, 2016

    NASA’s Kepler telescope finds largest trove of exoplanets

    NASA’s unmanned Kepler space observatory, which launched in 2009,  has discovered the largest trove of exoplanets outside our solar system. It has di

  • Britain's first baby born using Next-Generation DNA sequencing method

    Wednesday, May 11, 2016

    Britain's first baby born using Next-Generation DNA sequencing method

    Biagio Russo is the United Kingdom’s  first baby born in Oxford using a ground-breaking embryo screening technique which uses the the process of rev

  • World’s first holographic flexible smartphone developed

    Tuesday, May 10, 2016

    World’s first holographic flexible smartphone developed

    Scientists from the Queen's University, Canada claim to have developed the world's first holographic flexible smartphone that lets users interact with 3D videos

  • Scientists create world’s smallest thermometer from DNA

    Thursday, May 05, 2016

    Scientists create world’s smallest thermometer from DNA

    Now, we can take a temperature in a hard-to-reach spot and monitor local temperature variation at the nanoscale as a group of scientists at the University of Mo


Science and Technology Tidbits ( May 05, 2016 - Jul 08, 2016 )

  • Jul 07, 2016 TRAI launches Myspeed App to measure real time mobile internet speed show

  • Jul 05, 2016 Researchers build super-sensitive e-nose show

  • Jul 05, 2016 JNPT becomes first Indian port to implement logistics data tagging of containers show

  • Jul 01, 2016 China Launches 2nd Shijian-16 Satellite show

  • Jun 28, 2016 MoU singed between RD Ministry and ISRO for geo-tagging assets show

  • Jun 27, 2016 Scientists develop new bio-ink for 3D bio-printing with stem cells show

  • Jun 25, 2016 China sets up first dark sky reserve in Tibet to limit light pollution show

  • Jun 25, 2016 Scientists make world's first 1,000-processor microchip named Kilo-core show

  • Jun 24, 2016 NASA mission discovers infant exoplanet K2-33b around young star show

  • Jun 23, 2016 FSSAI bans use of potassium bromate as food additive  show

  • Jun 22, 2016 ISRO set to test scramjet engine show

  • Jun 21, 2016 Power Ministry launches 'URJA' app to better consumer connect  show

  • Jun 21, 2016 HAL unveils indigenous basic trainer aircraft HTT-40 show

  • Jun 08, 2016 Rajasthan launches mobile app on air quality index show

  • Jun 07, 2016 World’s first 3D printed plane THOR unveiled by Airbus show

  • Jun 06, 2016 NASA scientists finds 39 unreported sources of SO2 pollution show

  • Jun 06, 2016 Scientists Discovered Rare 'Einstein Ring' show

  • Jun 02, 2016 China successfully launches three satellites show

  • May 31, 2016 NASA successfully deploys space station’s inflatable room show

  • May 27, 2016 ISRO to test rocket that takes its fuel from air show

  • May 20, 2016 Worlds first Zika virus clone developed show

  • May 20, 2016 Apple to set up app centre in Bengaluru show

  • May 19, 2016 Delhi Metro conducts trial run of country’s first driverless train show

  • May 18, 2016 NASA launches near-space monitoring super pressure balloon from New Zealand show

  • May 18, 2016 China launches Yaogan-30 remote sensing satellite show

  • May 09, 2016 Atomic oxygen detected in Mar’s atmosphere by Scientists show

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