November 21, 2014
This Panipat teen’s invention allows people with speech impairments to communicate using their breath. The handy, affordable device can prove life-changing for 1.4 million Indians
Chennai, Nov 12
On a day when European Space Agency (ESA) is attempting to place a robot Philae on Comet 67P/Churyumov—Gerasimenko, ISRO today »
London, Nov 9
The elusive Higgs boson may not have been discovered despite claims of it being detected last year, according to a new study.
Many calculations indicate that the particle discovered last...
Melbourne, Oct 13
Australian researchers have developed two new types of ‘quantum bits’ that process data with more than 99 per cent accuracy, overcoming a critical challenge that has held back the realisation of s...
Washington, Oct 11
The construction of ambitious next- generation Thirty Meter Telescope, to be built at an estimated cost of $1.47 billion by an international consortium consisting of institutions from India, the U...
Washington, Oct 2
Scientists have found that the 'Man in the Moon' image on the lunar surface was created by a large plume of magma deep within the Moon's interior. New data obtained by NASA's GRAIL missi...
Paris, Sept 27
Europe’s Rosetta spacecraft will attempt on November 12 to land a robot lab on a comet hurtling through deep space in a first for humankind, a statement said today. Ten days after unveiling...
Bangalore, Sept 25
India’s Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) spacecraft has sent in its first images of the Red Planet after creating history by becoming the only such endeavour so far to have met with success on the maide...
Cape Canaveral (US), Dec 4
The Orion spacecraft, designed to carry humans farther in deep space than ever before, is poised to blast off today in what NASA hailed as a first step in mankind’s journey to Mars.
Hyderabad, Nov. 16
A technologist who has made important contributions in potential drug developments, Srivari Chandrasekhar from CSIR-IICT, Hyderabad, has been named the winner of the Infosys Prize 2014 in Physical...
Darmstadt, Nov 12
The probe Philae has been given the green light to attempt the first landing on a comet today, the European Space Agency (ESA) said.“We’ve got the final go” for the operation, an ESA spokes...
Hyderabad, Oct 28
The city-based Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology (CCMB) and the Directorate of Rice Research (DRR) have bagged the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) award for inno...
London, Oct 12
Explorers have discovered the world’s largest cave by volume in China. Researchers have found that Miao Room Chamber in China is the largest in the world with a volume measured as 10.78 million cu...
Toronto, Oct 5
A NASA—backed study is exploring the feasibility of lowering the cost of a human expedition to Mars by putting the astronauts in deep sleep.The deep sleep, called torpor, would reduce astro...
Washington, Oct 1
India and the US, after sending their own respective spacecraft into Mars’ orbit, have now agreed to cooperate on future explorations of the Red Planet, which America said will yield “tangible ben...
New Delhi, Sept 25
A team of ISRO scientists today presented the first pictures of the red planet sent by the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) spacecraft to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The team, led by ISRO Cha...
Bangalore, Sept 24
Saluting India’s space scientists after its Mars mission created history, an elated Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the country has achieved the “near impossible” and prevailed though the...