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Resupply Mission to Space Station Launched

Aerospace company Orbital ATK launched its sixth resupply mission to the International Space Station (ISS) by Antares rocket. The two-stage booster, powered by new engines...

Black Phosphorus Next Wonder Material

In the last few years, two-dimensional crystals have emerged as some of the most exciting new materials to play with. Consequently, materials scientists have...

Scientific Study on Ayurveda Prakriti

A genome-wide study indicated certain correlation between Ayurvedic prakriti classifications with genomic diversity. A study on the subject has been done by the Centre...

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...

Three New Uranium Minerals Found

Three new uranium minerals are found in old uranium mines in southern Utah. They're bright, yellow and hard to find. Leesite, leószilárdite and redcanyonite are three...

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...

Scientists Convert Sand into Soil

Chinese scientists have converted sand into fertile soil using a new method. A team of researchers from Chongqing Jiaotong University in China has developed a...

List of Products Developed by DRDO

A list of products developed by DRDO during last two years (2014, 2015) and the current year (2016) for defence and civilian use is...

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...

Purple Rocks on Mars Revealed

NASA's Curiosity rover has revealed the purple rocks on the surface of the Red planet Mars. The photos were taken near the base of...

Know About Indigenous Satellites of India

India presently has 38 indigenously manufactured satellites operational in orbit. It comprises of 12 Earth observation satellites (RESOURCESAT-1 & 2, CARTOSAT-1 & 2, CARTOSAT-2S...

Gene That Makes Bacteria Resistant Found

A gene that makes bacteria resistant to antibiotics has been found in Denmark. Scientists had warned earlier that a gene is found in southern China...

New Elements Added to Periodic Table

Four new super-heavy chemical elements -- atomic numbers 113, 115, 117, and 118 -- recently added to the periodic table. The International Union for Pure...

Electronic Plants Created

Researchers at Linkoping University in Sweden have created analog and digital electronics circuits inside living plants. The group at the Laboratory of Organic Electronics (LOE),...