Sunday, October 17, 2021

Scientists Discover ‘Zeptosecond’, Shortest Unit Of Time Ever Measured

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Berlin: Scientists at Goethe University, Germany discovered the smallest unit of Time named 'zeptosecond'. It is the trillionth of a billionth second. According to reports by Independent, the Zeptosecond was measured when the scientists at...

Know How Odisha’s Techie Helped WFP To Win Nobel Peace Prize

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California: An alumnus of NIT Rourkela Pranav Khaitan, played a vital role to develop an Artificial Intelligence tool to reduce hunger for World Food Programme. It helped to win this year's Nobel peace prize which...

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx To Collect Samples Of Asteroid ‘Bennu’

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New York: National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (Nasa) OSIRIS-REx is going to collect samples of asteroid Bennu on Tuesday, according to a release. Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security-Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) will be the third...

India Will Become World’s Third Largest Economy By 2050

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New Delhi: Indian Economy will become the third-largest in the world followed by the United States and China by 2050, according to a study in the Lancet journal. At present, India is in the...

Trio Win Nobel Physics Prize For Black Hole Discoveries

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Stockholm: The 2020 Nobel Prize for physics has been awarded to Roger Penrose for black hole discovery and Reinhard Genzel and Andrea Ghez for discovering “a supermassive compact object at the centre of our...

Chandrayaan-3 Likely To Launch In Early 2021 Without Orbiter

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New Delhi: Minister of State for Space Dr Jitendra Singh on Sunday, announced that the launch of Chandrayaan-3 may now take place somewhere in early 2021. He added that India's mission to the moon will...

NASA Lauds Indian Astronomers On Discovery Of Farthest Star Galaxy

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New Delhi: Soon after a day when the Indian astronomers discovered one of the farthest Star galaxies in the universe estimated to be located 9.3 billion light-years away from Earth, the National Aeronautics and Space...

Asteroid ended dinosaurs, not volcano: Recent study shows

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The Mesozoic era ended 66 million years ago with a mass extinction event that eliminated all the dinosaurs except birds. Along with them went some marine reptiles such as the ‘mosasaurs’, ‘ichthyosaurs’, and ‘plesiosaurs’,...