space

Pictures from Hubble Space Telescope that changed the way we…

Pictures from Hubble Space Telescope that changed the way we look at stars. #space # science
Shashank Agarwal
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SpaceX Wants To Provide Free High-Speed Internet To Everyone On…

Elon Musk’s Starlink is working on building a network of 12000 satellites to provide free, high-speed global internet access by the 2020s. The project...
Shashank Agarwal
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What is the “GOD particle” (higgs boson)?

Much fuss has been created about the “God Particle”, the curiosity about knowing from where all the things in this universe came. Scientists were...
Shashank Agarwal
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What are “Quantum Computers”?

A quantum computer is a device for computation that makes direct use of quantum mechanical phenomena, such as superposition and entanglement, to perform operations...
Shashank Agarwal
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What’s Next After Curiosity : InSight Lander

After Curiosity, NASA’s next mission to Mars would be a stationary probe to drill into the planet. The probe is called InSight Lander and will rival the...
Vipul Kumar
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Curiosity Blasts Rocks On Mars With Its Laser

NASA’s space rover, Curiosity on Mars successfully completed the testing of its lasers by zapping its first rock with its laser beam on Sunday....
Vipul Kumar
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MIT: Little Thrusters That Can Make CubeSats Clean Atmosphere

The big rockets get all the attention when they are launched into the space. But people generally ignore the important tiny stowaways known as CubeSats that...
Vipul Kumar
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NASA updates Curiosity’s software from 350 million miles away

Just as we like to keep our computers and smart phones up to date  with the latest software, same is the case with NASA....
Vipul Kumar
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Historic Meteor Shower On Sunday: Don’t Miss The Action

The prodigious Perseid meteor shower will cover the Bangalore sky this Sunday morning, illuminating it much more than the clearest of starry nights. So make sure you...
Vipul Kumar
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NASA’s Curiosity Rover Lands On Mars

NASA’s Mars Curiosity Rover cleared the Martian skies and landed on a giant mould of layered rock inside an ancient crater at 1:32 AM EDT....
Vipul Kumar
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India Set to launch March mission by 2013

Meanwhile when US is waiting for its Mars Curiosity Rover to land on Mars on 5th August, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), has confirmed that it...
Vipul Kumar
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Your Own Do It Yourself Satellite – by Song Ho-Jun

Song Ho-Jun, a South Korean artist has been working for years on his very own DIY sputnik, a homemade satellite cobbled together from electronics...
Vipul Kumar
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