NASA tests flexible solar array on space station

NASA will be testing the effectiveness of a flexible solar array on space station that could one day power satellites and spacecraft.The Roll-Out Solar Array has the potential to make solar arrays more compact and light weight for satellite radio and television and other services used on the Earth. Science News – Times of India  More...

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By admin On Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
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Why some airplanes don’t fly in hot weather

Airplanes find it harder to take off and land in hot weather. Hotter air gets thin, making it harder to take off and land safely, mostly for smaller jets. That’s what has kept some planes grounded in Phoenix More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Delhi HC to examine scrapping of answersheets’ re-evaluation by CBSE

The Delhi High Court has remarked that the Central Board of Secondary Education’s examiners would also make mistakes or errors in totalling of marks and evaluation. In the wake of several petitions being moved More...

By admin On Monday, June 19th, 2017
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Only 2.47% students requested for verification of marks: CBSE

Amid allegations of “faulty evaluation process” adopted for class XII exams, the CBSE on 79 clarified that it has received requests for verification of marks from only 2.47 per cent of the students. More...

By admin On Monday, June 19th, 2017
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Our Sun was likely born with a twin star: Study

Our Sun likely had a twin when it came into existence 4.5 billion years ago, say scientists who found that every star in the universe is born with a companion. The Sun’s sibling most likely escaped and mixed More...

By admin On Monday, June 19th, 2017
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Ebola vaccine comes closer to reality

The world may soon get a vaccine against the deadly Ebola virus.A phase 1 randomized controlled trial has found an Ebola virus disease (EVD) vaccine, developed in Canada, was well-tolerated with no safety concerns, More...

By admin On Sunday, June 18th, 2017
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Nasa’s Orion spacecraft passes key safety tests

Nasa’s Orion spacecraft, designed to take astronauts to deep space destinations such as the Moon and Mars, has successfully completed a series of tests for its critical safety systems. The launch is an important More...

By admin On Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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Three mutations could make bird flu a potential pandemic: Study

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By admin On Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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China launches its first X-ray space telescope

China successfully launched its first X-ray space telescope to study black holes, pulsars and gamma-ray bursts, state media reported. The Hard X-ray Modulation Telescope will allow scientists to observe magnetic More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
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Brain stimulation may help treat depression

Applying magnetic pulses to the brain can help treat depression among people who do not respond to standard medications or therapies, say scientists who found that the technique can ‘rewire’ neural connections. Science More...