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NASA ties up with lighting giant Osram for research in food production for space travel

The smart lighting software, coupled with a unique setup of connected grow light fixtures, will supplement the lighting technology used in NASA's Food Production.

published on : 5th June 2018

Gravitational waves may have led to the birth of early black holes: NASA

While nearly every telescope observed this source, known officially as GW170817, X-rays from Chandra are critical for understanding what happened after the two neutron stars collided.

published on : 5th June 2018

Big ripples in little Pondy as BJP gains backdoor entry into Assembly

BJP Puducherry unit president V Swaminathan, who managed get 1,509 votes to the winner's 1.21 lakh votes in the last Assembly election, along with two other party men will become nominated MLAs.

published on : 4th July 2017

Pondy included in Centre's smart city abhiyan

The smart city project in Puducherry would involve a total investment of Rs 1,850 crore.

published on : 23rd June 2017

Water Board initiates arrangements for emergency pumping of water for Hyderabad

With water levels at the Nagarjunasagar dam depleting with each passing day, the HMWS&SB has initiated emergency pumping arrangements.

published on : 20th March 2017

Scientists grow potato under Mars like conditions in Peru

Scientists are reporting promising results growing the tuber under conditions that mimic the Red Planet in an experiment in Peru linked to US space agency NASA.

published on : 11th March 2017

NASA Kepler space telescope hit by cosmic ray event while observing TRAPPIST-1

NASA says during Campaign 12, a cosmic ray event reset the spacecraft's onboard software causing a five-day break in science data collection.

published on : 9th March 2017

Hubble captures 'incredibly' massive galaxy

The galaxy and its halo together contain several hundred billion times the mass of the Sun -- four times the mass of the Milky Way, NASA said in a statement on Friday.

published on : 4th March 2017

NASA grants public free access to key software programmes

NASA has made a range of software products publicly available, including codes for more advanced drones and quieter aircraft, without any royalty or copyright fees.

published on : 2nd March 2017

NASA to put astronauts on deep space test flight Orion

NASA said today it is considering putting astronauts on an upcoming test flight of the agency's deep space Orion spacecraft as it aims to orbit the Moon.

published on : 25th February 2017

Google dedicates doodle to NASA’s Earth-sized exoplanets discovery

The doodle shows NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope, which revealed the first known system of seven Earth-size planets around a single star.

published on : 23rd February 2017

Seven earth-size planets found orbiting star; could hold life

The seven Earth-size planets are less than 40 light-years away in the constellation Aquarius, according to NASA and the Belgian-led research team who announced the discovery.

published on : 23rd February 2017

SpaceX launches rocket from NASA's historic moon pad

The crowds at Kennedy Space Center watched eagerly as the unmanned Falcon 9 rocket took flight with a cargo ship bound for the International Space Station.

published on : 20th February 2017

Hidden Figures Review: Heartwarming, necessary cinema

Hidden Figures promote the contributions of unsung heroes, as much as as they serve as timely reminders for us to consider the consequences of our actions, and more importantly, their cause.

published on : 17th February 2017

US-born Muslim NASA scientist detained, forced to unlock phone

An Indian-origin Muslim NASA scientist has said he was detained and forced to unlock his PIN-protected work phone at the US border.

published on : 14th February 2017
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