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World simply ‘not on track’ to slow

New York,Nov 30 (IBNS) The world is heading in the wrong direction to slow climate change after another year of near-record temperatures, the head of the UN’s weather agency said on Thursday.

30-Nov-2018
Antarctic Ozone hole is healing, confirm

Kharagpur, Nov 29 (IBNS): While the world is debating on climate change and global warming, researchers at IIT Kharagpur have given the environmental evangelists a reason to rejoice. A research team from the Center of Oceans, Rivers, Atmosphere and Land Science (CORAL) at IIT Kharagpur have come up with new data confirming that the Antarctic Ozone Hole is on a healing path.

29-Nov-2018
PSLV-C43 successfully launches earth obs

New Delhi, Nov 29 (IBNS): The Indian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO) Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C43) successfully launched 31 satellites from Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) in Sriharikota on Thursday.

29-Nov-2018
ISRO launches 31 satellites with PSLVC43

Sriharikota, Nov 29 (IBNS): Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) launched 31 satellites with PSLVC43 rocket from Satish Dhawan Space Centre here on Thursday.

29-Nov-2018
monitoring marine species across multipl

New York, Nov 27 (IBNS): New research from North Carolina State University demonstrates that consumer-grade drones are effective tools for monitoring marine species across multiple sites in the wild.

27-Nov-2018
Nasa craft lands on Mars

Washington DC, Nov 27 (IBNS): Mars has just received its newest robotic resident. NASA's Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport (InSight) lander successfully touched down on the Red Planet after an almost seven-month, 300-million-mile (458-million-km) journey from Earth.

27-Nov-2018
NASA InSight Lander arrives on Martian s

Washington, Nov 27 (IBNS): Mars has just received its newest robotic resident.

27-Nov-2018
NASA, Northrop Grumman launch space stat

Washington, Nov 17 (IBNS): Northrop Grumman's Cygnus spacecraft is on its way to the International Space Station with about 7,400 pounds of cargo after launching at 4:01 a.m. EST Saturday from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia’s Eastern Shore.

17-Nov-2018
ISRO launches communication satellite

New Delhi, Nov 14 (IBNS): Adding one more glorious chapter to the history of India's space chapter,  India's heaviest rocket was lifted off successfully from Sriharikota on Wednesday.

14-Nov-2018
UN forum to bring ‘big space data’ b

New York, Nov 13 (IBNS): Outer space and disaster response experts, on Monday, gathered at a United Nations forum in Bonn, Germany, to discuss how “big data” including social media, crowdsourcing and satellite imaging, can reduce the risk of natural disasters in Africa and support response efforts when they strike.

13-Nov-2018
Research brings personalised medicine to

Birmingham, Nov 12 (IBNS): Scientists at the University of Birmingham have revealed the roles that different types of gene mutations play in causing blood cancers in a study that was the culmination of a decade’s research.

12-Nov-2018
Massive Antarctic iceberg spotted on NAS

Washington, Nov 10 (IBNS):  NASA’s Operation IceBridge on Wednesday, November 7, flew over an iceberg that is three times the size of Manhattan – the first time anyone has laid eyes on the giant iceberg, dubbed B-46 by the U.S. National Ice Center, that broke off from Pine Island Glacier in late October.

10-Nov-2018
AI will match human intelligence by 2062

Sydney, Nov 5 (IBNS): Scientia Professor Toby Walsh tells the Festival of Dangerous Ideas that Artificial Intelligence is less than 50 years away from matching humans.

05-Nov-2018
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