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NASA Spots Chandrayaan-1 Lunar Probe from Indian Space Agency

NASA Spots Chandrayaan-1 Lunar Probe from Indian Space Agency

NASA has reportedly spotted Chandrayaan-1 lunar probe sent by Indian space agency ISRO few years back. One year after its launch, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) lost contact with Chandrayaan-1 (sent in year 2008). Finding a probe is hard as it wasn’t emitting any kind of signal and its size is small. Chandrayaan-1 entered a lunar orbit in November 2008.

Antibiotic resistance makes treatment expensive and increases death risk

Antibiotic resistance makes treatment expensive and increases death risk

Advancement in medicine field has both pros and cons. There is no doubt that inventions in this field has led to the discovery of different medicines and machines that have made living better and longer. On the other hand, this advancement has led to antibiotic resistance as well.

A report titled ‘State of World Antibiotics 2015’ carried out by the Centre for Disease Dynamics, Economics and Policy, New Delhi, India is considered as the leading consumer of antibiotics. As per the reports, antibiotic resistance will take lives of 300 million people by 2050.

Vital facts on today’s launched India’s RLV-TD

Vital facts on today’s launched India’s RLV-TD

Today’s launch of Indian space shuttle is considered as the latest accomplishment of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). Known as the Launch Vehicle Technology Demonstrator (RLV-TD), it is India’s first space launch vehicle that can re-enter the atmosphere.

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ISRO releases picture of comet Siding Spring taken by Mars Orbiter

ISRO releases picture of comet Siding Spring taken by Mars Orbiter

Indian space agency ISRO has released images of Comet Siding Spring taken by its Mars Orbiter last month. Comet Siding Spring is distant comet that created once-in-eight-million-year fireworks show above Mars last month. This image was taken on October 19 when ISRO's Mars Orbiter had the opportunity to witness the Comet Siding Spring’s close approach to Mars. Beside the image, the Mars orbiters were able to capture valuable information about the comet’s composition, size, and trajectory.

ISRO Releases 3D Image of Mars

ISRO Releases 3D Image of Mars

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has released a 3D image of Mars. The image was generated from multiple pictures taken by MOM's Mars Color Camera on September 28, which were captured from an altitude of nearly 74,500 km. ISRO said that the recent image is an expanded form of the 2D image of Mars that was released earlier.

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ISRO Team Hands over MOM’s First Pictures of Red Planet to PM Narendra Modi

ISRO Team Hands over MOM’s First Pictures of Red Planet to PM Narendra Modi

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has released the first images of the Red Planet taken by the Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) using its onboard Mars Colour Camera. The ISRO posted the picture on its Twitter handle.

Today, ISRO team members presented the first pictures of Mars to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. A team of ISRO scientists including Chairman K Radhakrishnan and ISRO Scientific Secretary V Koteswara Rao flew to the city and presented the pictures to Prime Minister Modi.

China, US and India are Largest Carbon Emitters: Global Carbon Report

Before world leaders gather in New York to discuss and find alternatives to reduce heat-trapping gas during tomorrow's United Nations climate summit, scientists have announced that emissions of carbon dioxide from burning fossil fuels are encouraged mainly by China, the United States and India.  The Global Carbon Project has released its annual report on the global and national trends in carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions. New data on carbon shows that per capita carbon emission level in China has surpassed tha

Before world leaders gather in New York to discuss and find alternatives to reduce heat-trapping gas during tomorrow's United Nations climate summit, scientists have announced that emissions of carbon dioxide from burning fossil fuels are encouraged mainly by China, the United States and India.

Building Things Creatively and Inexpensively has Become India’s Strength

Building Things Creatively and Inexpensively has Become India’s Strength

India is receiving worldwide attention due to its recently launched Mangalyaan. One of the reasons for which it is receiving a lot of appreciation is cost-effective budget within which the Indian Space agency has completed the project.

Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) spent mere $75 million to launch the spacecraft to Mars. "By excelling in getting so much out of so little, we are establishing ourselves as the most cost-effective center globewide for a variety of advanced technologies", said Roddam Narasimha, an aerospace scientist.

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