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World’s First Prototype Exascale Supercomputer

China has started to build a new-generation supercomputer that is expected to be 10 times faster than the current world champion. This year, China is...

Seven New Frog Species Discovered in India

Scientists from India have discovered seven new frog species belonging to the genus Nyctibatrachus, commonly known as Night Frogs. This find is a result of...

NASA Creates New Space Research Institutes

NASA has selected proposals for the creation of two multi-disciplinary, university-led research institutes that will focus on the development of technologies critical to extending...

‘Bullet Proof’ Shield for Police Created

Scientists at at Brigham Young University (BYU) in the United States have created an origami-inspired, lightweight bulletproof shield that can protect law enforcement officials...

Planet Named ‘Bernardbowen’ in Solar System

A minor planet in the Solar System is officially known as Bernardbowen after Australian citizen science project theSkyNet won a competition to name the...

NASA Cargo Headed to Space Station

Major experiments that will look into a range of scientific disciplines from human health to atmospheric conditions on Earth are on their way to...

Cabbage Grown in Space

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) have harvested the first crop of Chinese cabbage. While the space station crew will get to eat some...

3D-Printed “Laugh Star” in News

A ‘laugh star’ — a 3D-printed representation of sound waves generated from human laughter — created aboard the International Space Station has become the...

Upper Stage of GSLV MkIII Cryogenic Engine Tested

The ISRO has successfully tested its indigenously developed Cryogenic Upper Stage for GSLV MkIII. The cryogenic stage, designated as C25, was tested for a flight...

Communication Radio STARS-V Mk III

PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) has unveiled a new communication radio for the Indian armed forces, called STARS-V Mk III. The radio is completely designed,...

Comprehensive Analysis on Oxygen Loss Released

In the latest issue of journal Nature the oceanographers published the most comprehensive study on global oxygen content in the world's oceans. Main findings of...

Recirculating Aquaculture System Developed

The Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) at Kochi (Kerala) has set up a recirculating aquaculture system (RAS) at its Vizhinjam Research Centre to...

ISRO Launches Satellites Century in One Go

ISRO successfully launched record 104 satellites by Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) in a single mission. No other country has ever tried to hit a century...

Scientists Discovered New Species of Amoeba

Scientists have discovered a new species of amoeba. Thecamoebians are among the 30-45 lineages of amoebae known to exist worldwide. During their evolution, they have...