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UN lauds special chemistry of the period

New York, Jan 30 (IBNS): On Tuesday, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) launched the International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements at its headquarters in Paris, kicking off a series of events and activities to be held throughout the year, as the world celebrates the 150th anniversary since its creation by Russian scientist Dmitri Mendeleev.

30-Jan-2019
Scientists finally know what time it is

New York, Jan 26 (IBNS):  Using new data from NASA's Cassini spacecraft, researchers believe they have solved a longstanding mystery of solar system science: the length of a day on Saturn. It's 10 hours, 33 minutes and 38 seconds.

26-Jan-2019
PSLV-C44 launches Microsat-R and Kalamsa

New Delhi, Jan 25 (IBNS): Adding another feather to India's space research glory,  Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) launched the world's lightest satellite on Thursday.

25-Jan-2019
CSE releases new analysis on ‘State of

New Delhi, Jan 21 (IBNS): India is surging ahead in the area of renewable energy. Renewable capacity has reached 73 gigawatt (GW), which is 20 per cent of the country’s total energy capacity. Generation has increased, and solar energy has made tremendous strides. But does this mean the country is well on its way to meet its ambitious 175-GW renewable capacity target by 2022?

21-Jan-2019
Launch window for Chandravaan-2 is March

New Delhi, Jan 18 (IBNS): The launch window for Chandravaan-2 is Mar 25 - Apr 30 this year, said Chairman, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), Dr K Sivan, while addressing a press conference here on Friday.

18-Jan-2019
Study finds an ancient relative of human

New York, Jan 17 (IBNS): A relative of modern humans that lived at least 104,000 years ago in northern China showed evidence of dental growth and development very similar to that of people today, a new study found.

17-Jan-2019
India targets to send humans to space by

Bengaluru, Jan 11 (IBNS): Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chief K. Sivan on Saturday said India has set the target to send astronauts to space by December 2021.

11-Jan-2019
44th Eastern India Science Fair begins a

Kolkata, Jan 8 (IBNS): 44th Eastern India Science Fair and 18th Engineering Fair were inaugurated by Shri Keshari Nath Tripathi, Governor of West Bengal at Birla Industrial and Technological Museum (BITM) here on Tuesday.

08-Jan-2019
Smriti Irani inaugurates Women Science C

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IBNS):Union Minister Smriti Irani on Saturday inaugurated the Women Science Congress in Jalandhar and said there is a need to translate some of the best journals into Indian languages.

05-Jan-2019
China probe makes history, lands on far

Beijing, Jan 3 (IBNS): China's Chang'e-4 on Thursday became the first spacecraft to soft-land on the far side of the moon - the side not visible from Earth, Xinhua reported.

03-Jan-2019
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