Space

What is the “GOD particle” (higgs boson)?

Much fuss has been created about the “God Particle”, the curiosity about knowing from where all the things in this universe came. Scientists were...
Shashank Agarwal
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What’s Next After Curiosity : InSight Lander

After Curiosity, NASA’s next mission to Mars would be a stationary probe to drill into the planet. The probe is called InSight Lander and will rival the...
Vipul Kumar
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Curiosity Blasts Rocks On Mars With Its Laser

NASA’s space rover, Curiosity on Mars successfully completed the testing of its lasers by zapping its first rock with its laser beam on Sunday....
Vipul Kumar
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NASA updates Curiosity’s software from 350 million miles away

Just as we like to keep our computers and smart phones up to date  with the latest software, same is the case with NASA....
Vipul Kumar
1 min read

Curiosity Will Get A Software Upgrade Soon

The Mars Science Laboratory has landed on Mars with its cameras all set to discover Mars like never before. Those “7-minutes of terror” are history...
Vipul Kumar
1 min read

Historic Meteor Shower On Sunday: Don’t Miss The Action

The prodigious Perseid meteor shower will cover the Bangalore sky this Sunday morning, illuminating it much more than the clearest of starry nights. So make sure you...
Vipul Kumar
1 min read

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Lands On Mars

NASA’s Mars Curiosity Rover cleared the Martian skies and landed on a giant mould of layered rock inside an ancient crater at 1:32 AM EDT....
Vipul Kumar
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India Set to launch March mission by 2013

Meanwhile when US is waiting for its Mars Curiosity Rover to land on Mars on 5th August, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), has confirmed that it...
Vipul Kumar
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Your Own Do It Yourself Satellite – by Song Ho-Jun

Song Ho-Jun, a South Korean artist has been working for years on his very own DIY sputnik, a homemade satellite cobbled together from electronics...
Vipul Kumar
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Indian Students Launch Satellite, Win Second Prize Internationally

A group of students from SRM University won second prize in a competition held last month. They successfully launched CanSat, a model satellite to read...
Vipul Kumar
1 min read

Scientists Trying To Hack Into Stephen Hawking’s Brain

A team of scientists from Stanford are planning to sit Stephen Hawking down in a room, place a device on his head, and literally hack his...
Vipul Kumar
49 sec read

Mars May Have More Water Than We Can Guess

Recently the scientists have discovered that there could be much more water on Mars (or at least some parts of Mars) than we had...
Vipul Kumar
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