|Earth observation satellite Resourcesat-2A launched||7 December 2016|
|ISRO to launch 83 satellites in one go in 2017||4 December 2016|
|Drones help assess land problems in North East||1 December 2016|
The discovery significantly changes current understanding of the distribution of hot atomic hydrogen and its interaction with other atmospheric constituents.
The 1235 kilograms Resourcesat-2A was injected into the orbit at around 20 minutes into the destination.
Among the 83 satellites, 3 belong to India while the other 80, weighing 500 kg belong to five foreign nations.
Drones were used to assess the extent of damage caused to Meghalaya’s NH-40, which was cut off completely last year due to heavy landslides.
The syndrome known as 'Visual Impairment Intracranial Pressure' (VIIP) was reported in nearly two-thirds of astronauts after long-duration missions aboard the International Space Station (ISS).
The ultrasonic ball in the cane wirelessly measures the distance towards the approaching objects and converts this data into an audio signal.
Developed in a variety of flavours including banana nut, ginger vanilla, orange cranberry and barbecue nut, the snack bars weigh around 700-800 calories, which will help ensure that astronauts maintain a healthy weight.
China launched its first data relay satellite- Tianlian I-01 in April 2008. Currently, Tianlian-1 (1) is positioned at 77°E.
The study was led by Alejandro Suarez Mascareno from the Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias (IAC) and the University of La Laguna (ULL) in Spain.
The Satellite was launched by NASA on behalf of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). It was launched on board of Atlas 5 rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.
The TOP500 list is considered one of the most authoritative rankings of the world’s supercomputers. It is compiled on the basis of the machines’ performance on the Linpack benchmark by experts from U.S. and Germany.
The test flight took place from Aeronautical Test Range (ATR) at Chitradurga, a newly developed flight test range for the testing of UAVs and manned aircraft.
The moon orbits the Earth in an ellipse, not a circle, so it is sometimes closer to the Earth than it is at other times. When the perigee and the full moon coincide, it is known as a super moon.
The satellite and the rocket were designed by academies affiliated with the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corp.
The Study was authored by Joshua Emery, Associate Professor of Planetary Science and Driss Takir, a US Geological Survey scientist based in Flagstaff, Arizona.
Magnetospheric Multiscale (MMS) mission successfully completed commissioning activities on 1 September 2015 and is now in full science mode.
The ancient river is said to have flowed about 2 kilometers away from the Konark Sun Temple in Odisha, a UNESCO world heritage site, built by King Narasimhadeva I of Eastern Ganga Dynasty in 1255 CE.
A team led by Dr. Kana M. Sureshan from the School of Chemistry used glucose as a starting material and through several chemical reactions produced compounds (gelators) that selectively congeal oil, including crude oil, from an oil-water mixture.
The telescope has 18 large mirrors that will collect infrared light, sheltered behind a tennis-court-size sun shield.
These fast-neutron reactors may help in solving the major ecological problem of reprocessing and deactivation of the accumulated radioactive waste.
Banxing-2 will orbit closer to Tiangong-2 and Shenzhou-11 and take their photos with its 25 megapixel high-resolution full-frame visible light camera.
For decades, this location of the mysterious site known as Schatzgraber or Treasure Hunter on Alexandra Land in the Arctic Circle had remained unknown.
As per a survey conducted in 2015, very high rate of malnutrition was found among pre-school children in tribal areas showing conditions like being underweight and stunted growth, which indicates a critical situation.
As per the algorithm, tweet words "lying," "liberal," and "illegal" indicates a vote for Republican candidate Trump, while words "single," "humanity," and "rights", predicts a vote for Democratic rival Clinton.Online tool, Tweetcast, can predict vote in upcoming US Presidential elections
Nanoparous magnesium ferrite was used to split water into hydronium (H3O) and hydroxide (OH) ions. Silver and Zinc were used as electrodes to make a cell that produces electricity.
Tasmanian devils are currently under serious threat from Devil Facial Tumour Disease (DFTD), a highly infectious parasitic facial cancer that has wiped out more than 70 percent of the species.
The study was conducted by the researchers at Hasselt University in Belgium. The study was published in the journal BMC Medicine.
This is the first time where a bio-waste-derived electrode has been used as cathode in a quantum dot sensitised solar cell device.
The bandage could be used by military personnel wounded in the field, patients who have undergone surgery or who have suffered a serious wound and astronauts in space.