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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

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India's first 'fulldome 3D Digital theatre' inaugurated

India's first 'fulldome 3D Digital Theatre' at the Science City in Kolkata was inaugurated by Union Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma on Monday.The 'ful...

India, China leading global greening effort: NASA study

India and China are leading the global greening effort, which is quite contrary to the general perception worldwide, a latest NASA study said on Mond...

Heavy snowfall augurs well for glacier, water bodies

Heavy snowfall in different parts of Uttarakhand this winter augurs well for the Gangotri glacier and water bodies in Uttarkashi district fed by the ...

Chinese scientists clones 5 gene-edited monkeys for human disease research

Scientists in China have cloned five monkeys after editing genes to induce several human diseases like Alzheimer's that they claim will help in medic...

DD Science, India Science channels launched

The Department of Science and Technology and public broadcaster Doordarshan on Tuesday launched two science channels-- DD Science and India Science, ...

Oceans warming much faster than previously thought: Study

Heat trapped by greenhouse gases is raising ocean temperatures faster than previously thought, according to a study which provides further evidence t...

2018: A year when climate change hit closer to home

Warnings of the disastrous effects of climate change not just dominated scientific discourse but also hit uncomfortably close to home this year with ...

GSAT-11 in designated orbit: ISRO

The country's heaviest communication satellite GSAT-11 has been placed in its designated geostationary orbit at an altitude of about 36,000 km after ...

Antarctic Ozone hole is healing: IIT Kharagpur study

  A research team of the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur have come up with new data "confirming" that the Antarctic Ozone hole is on a ...

World's last wilderness may vanish due to human activity: Study

The world's last wilderness areas are rapidly disappearing due to human activities, according to a study which found that between 1993 and 2009 an ar...

IPCC report: India to be highly impacted, says CSE

The IPCC climate change report makes it clear that the world will witness greater sea level rise, higher frequency of droughts and floods, and heatwa...

President to inaugurate IISF-2018 on Oct 6

The fourth edition of India International Science Festival (IISF) will be inaugurated by President Ram Nath Kovind in Lucknow on October 6, Union min...

Kerala to get cyclone warning centre

In the wake of tropical cyclones and severe weather events in Kerala and Karnataka coasts, the Centre has proposed to set up a Cyclone Warning Centre...

Deficient rain in 1/4th of country: IMD data

With the four-month rainy season almost halfway through, the rainfall deficiency in the eastern part of India, especially in Bihar and Jharkhand, has...

Future smartphone circuits may be printed like newspapers: Scientists

A new manufacturing technique uses a process similar to newspaper printing to form smoother and more flexible metals for making ultrafast electronic ...

IIT scientists create mini-organs that mimic hair growth

Scientists from IIT Delhi have developed a silk-based hydrogel that emulates the process of hair growth, an advance that may help screen novel drugs ...

Century's longest lunar eclipse on July 27-28

A total lunar eclipse will occur on July 27-28 with a totality duration of 1 hour 43 minutes, the longest in this century, the Ministry of Earth Scie...

China launches two satellites for Pakistan

China successfully launched two remote sensing satellites for Pakistan, marking the first international commercial launch for the Long March-2C rocke...

UNESCO adds 8 pre-Islamic Iranian sites to heritage list

UNESCO added eight pre-Islamic Iranian archeological sites to its World Heritage List, the UN agency announced at a meeting in the Bahraini capital. ...

Ministry of Earth Sciences to study marine litter

The Union Ministry of Earth Sciences will begin work on gauging marine litter and their sources along the country's coastline, a senior ministry offi...

India successfully test-fires BrahMos supersonic cruise

India successfully test-fired the Indo-Russian joint venture BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from a test range along the Odisha coast to validate s...

Tessa Thompson has joined Avengers 4 reshoots

Salman Khan's 'Dabangg 3' to release next year

Lightning, thunderstorm claim 19 lives in Bihar

Southwest monsoon hits Kerala: IMD

Heatwave deaths to rise steadily by 2080: Study

App for Mumbai weather forecast launched

Total lunar eclipse on July 27 midnight