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‘Human computer’ Katherine Johnson dies at 101

She was the inspiration for the movie Hidden Figures and calculated the flight paths for NASA’s early missions

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What is ocean acidification?

Ocean acidification refers to the process of our planet's oceans becoming more acidic due to the global increase in carbon dioxide emissions. 

3 months ago . 74 views

Palm oil: research shows that new plantations produce double the emissions of mature ones

Tropical peat swamps are not only the native habitat of orangutans and sun bears, they’re also one of the world’s most important ecosystems. Found com...

4 months ago . 69 views

First commercial electric plane takes flight in Canada

VANCOUVER: The world's first fully electric commercial aircraft took its inaugural test flight on Tuesday, taking off from the Canadian city of...

5 months ago . 73 views

Space Age: 12 Bottles of Red Wine Have Been Sent to the International Space Station 'For Science'

NASA is opening the space station to more business opportunities like this and, eventually, even private astronaut missions.

7 months ago . 154 views

US fines Hyundai $47 mn over dirty diesel engines

Between 2012 and 2015, the company imported nearly 2,300 diesel-powered heavy construction vehicles with engines that did not meet US emissions standards, the US Ju...

8 months ago . 104 views

The machine that made the Moon missions possible

  NASA felt it required an onboard computer to handle all these functions in case the Soviets tried to jam radio communications.

8 months ago . 118 views

Chidambaram Case: Can’t crack corruption if govt controls everything

If FDI was allowed freely, there would be no need for an FIPB approval or a bribe for it ... If Modi really wants to rid India of corruption, he has to eliminate ...

9 months ago . 184 views

'Crocodiles Alien to Muslim Culture': Ram Lalla's Lawyer Gives 'Proof' of Temple Destroyed for Mosque

The submissions were made during the eighth day hearing in the case before a bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi.

9 months ago . 111 views

New Four Year Integrated B.Ed. Course Formulated: HRD Minister

Mr Pokhriyal said institutions desirous of starting the course can do so and admissions will be done from this session itself.

10 months ago . 102 views

5 Unique Space Science missions That ISRO Will Be Flying in the Near Future

Given ISRO's fairly nascent space science program, the boost to such missions as discussed in its annual report only bodes well for the Indian space programme...

11 months ago . 116 views

Bitcoin use causing huge CO2 emissions: Study

Bitcoin mining has increased rapidly in recent years, raising the question of whether it is imposing an additional burden on the climate.  

11 months ago . 125 views

Bhawana Kanth: Meet first woman fighter pilot of Indian Air Force

Flight Lieutenant Bhawana Kanth has become first woman fighter pilot to qualify to undertake combat missions.

1 year ago . 196 views

New Credit Card Limits Spending Based on Carbon Emissions

Most people are aware that they need to shop more mindfully. However, it seems only the minority do. This will hopefully change with the DO Black credit card, launc...

1 year ago . 203 views

Supreme Court Reserves Order On Sreesanth's Plea Against Lifetime Ban By BCCI

The court has given both Sreesanth and the BCCI to file their written submissions in two weeks.  

1 year ago . 204 views

One of Your Grandparents Died Because of Air Pollution, You Probably Will Too

Deadly smog-inducing emissions, chemicals polluting drinking water, and the accelerating destruction of ecosystems crucial to the livelihoods of billions of people ...

1 year ago . 120 views

Hollywood actresses, college administrators arrested in huge US college admissions scandal

WASHINGTON: Nearly 50 people including two Hollywood actresses, college administrators, and sports coaches have been taken into custody by authorit...

1 year ago . 188 views

Injecting drugs may up bacterial heart infections: Study

There were 60,529 admissions to hospital of people who inject drugs and, of these, 733 had infective endocarditis linked to injecting drugs.

1 year ago . 250 views

Decoded: How Mars moon Phobos got its grooves?

Phobos' grooves, which are visible across most of the moon's surface, were first identified in the 1970s by NASA's Mariner and Viking missions.

1 year ago . 224 views

Silent plane with no moving parts makes 'historic' flight

More than a century on from the Wright brothers' first artificial flight, scientists hailed the "historic" test of the new technology, which could e...

1 year ago . 250 views

 
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Explained: What is the Essential Commodities Act, and how will amendin...

By declaring a commodity as essential, the government can control the production, supply, and distribution of that commodity, and impose a stock limit.

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Kerala combs forests to probe elephant’s death, Opposition leaders sla...

The elephant died after her mouth was severely damaged in an explosion in Palakkad district. It was first spotted in a river near the buffer zone of Silent Valley N...

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Food delivery in India via drones? Zomato, Swiggy, Dunzo can start tes...

Last month, budget airlines SpiceJet said that it has received permission to conduct drone trials Zomato has successfully completed a test delivery...

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8 Indian institutes in top 100, IITs on a ‘decline’: Times Higher Educ...

Even as more IITs have been featured in the ranking, THE claims the "overall picture for India’s IITs is one of general decline amid increased regional...

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HP announces new OMEN 15 gaming laptops with AMD CPU

HP has updated its OMEN 15 gaming laptop with new design and new specs for 2020, including an option to configure it with an AMD CPU, a first for a OMEN laptop....

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Centre amends Essential Commodities Act, landmark decisions taken to b...

“We have made farmer friendly amendments to the Essential Commodities Act,” Javadekar said.  

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UAE grows rice in desert as Covid forces it to grow more of its own fo...

The UAE imports as much as 90% of its food and the virus has proven a stern test for the country’s overseas supply chains.  

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2021 Toyota Fortuner facelift revealed

The popular 7-seat Toyota SUV has received its first major update since its debut in 2015.

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India’s Fingers have come under Chinese boots. Denial won’t help us

The Modi government and the military have gone into ‘denial’ about loss of territory, attributing the present situation to differing perceptions about...

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China’s tactical play in Ladakh isn’t just about the boundary

China has amped up its presence along the Line of Actual Control around the same time that it is struggling with the Covid-19 induced surge in economic distress...

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Salman Khan launches personal care brand FRSH, starts with sanitisers

After sanitisers, other products like deodorants, body wipes and perfumes will be launched under the brand, said Salman Khan  

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Oppo F11 Pro Review
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How A Turbaned Motor Mechanic Sampooran Singh Became The Legendary Gul...

The legendary filmmaker Bimal Roy’s last film Bandini in 1963 gave birth to another living legend. The story from obscurity to celebrity, this is no less than...

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8 Cricketers Who Had Sad Endings To Their Glorious Careers

Cricketers go through a lot of ups and downs throughout their career. There have been many cricketers whose career faced the saddest of endings.  Here, we brin...

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Vodafone Red vs Jio Postpaid: Benefits Compared
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Why A Shiny Dinosaur Went To Space With Astronauts On SpaceX's Histori...

The dinosaur toy was spotted with astronauts in a video that has gone viral on Twitter with over a million views.

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2021 Ford Bronco Rendered Stylishly In Both 2- And 4-Door Format

2021 Ford Bronco was expected to make its debut this year at the 2020 Detroit Auto Show, however, the show got cancelled and the unveil has been delayed

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Pineapple filled with firecrackers killed pregnant wild elephant

She suffered excruciating pain, but remained calm; died standing in Velliyar in Malappuram

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Top Schools in Delhi-NCR
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Zamindar of Singampatti, an LIC agent and last of ‘crowned’ rulers lef...

T.N.S. Murugadoss Theerthapathy was 3 when he took over as ruler in 1934 but his family lost some 74,000 acres of land after Zamindar Abolition Act was passed in ...

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Businessman Hires 180-Seater Plane To Fly 3 Family Members, Help

The man is said to have booked the entire flight to ferry his family members to Delhi in an attempt to avoid crowd at the airport and in flight amid the COVID-19 ...

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Best 2.1 Speakers Under ₹2000 in India
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Your Life is the Sum Total of All the Little Decisions You Make Everyday. And You Can't Change the Decisions of the Past, But Every New Day You Live is Another Opportunity to Make the Right Decisions NOW.
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