Tiny Robots Could Perform Emergency Space Surgeries

April 7, 2014 / No Comments

How would you like an ultra-small robot to make a bellybutton sized hole in your body and then to get in and perform a surgery while inflating your abdominal cavity with an inert gas? Sounds like a scene out of Hollywood’s many sci-fi flicks? While it might not be an opportunity that we will jump at, this cutting-edge technology could perform ...

Celestial Fireworks: Amazing Video Of A Graceful Solar Eruption from NASA!

April 7, 2014 / No Comments

The phenomenon of solar flares is nothing new. We are already well aware of the 11 year solar cycle that sees this fiery cosmic show ebb and flow and this has been going on for millions of years now. Currently, we are heading towards another solar maximum; a period that sees a spike up in the solar flare and sunspot activity. ...

NASA Spacecraft LADEE to Crash Into Moon Soon [Video]

April 6, 2014 / 4 Comments

According to reports that surfaced April 6, 2014, NASA is going to command its LADEE orbiter to crash onto the surface of the moon. [caption id="attachment_16507" align="aligncenter" width="500"] NASA Spacecraft LADEE to Crash Into Moon Soon[/caption] Although there is no such problem with the probe that was launched from Wallops Island, Virginia on September 6, 2013 and settled into the lunar orbit ...

Watch India vs Sri Lanka T20 World Cup 2014 final live streaming on Star Cricket website

April 6, 2014 / No Comments

Sri Lanka won the toss and decided to field first in the big final of the T20 World Cup being played in Dhaka on Sunday, March 6, 2014. The rain delayed the toss today and even though a spare day has been reserved tomorrow in case if the match is watched out, full 20 over match is ON. There is no Shikar ...

ISRO Plans Mini Hubble Telescope ‘Astrosat’, To Be Launched Next Year

April 6, 2014 / No Comments

Indian Space Research Organization, in a bid to study celestial bodies and stars, is now developing the Astrosat, which will be the small version of the famed Hubble Space Telescope. [caption id="attachment_16499" align="aligncenter" width="459"] ISRO eyes stars, plans mini Hubble[/caption] In an interaction with the media on April 5, director of Space Application Centre, Kiran Kumar, said to reporters on Astrosat, which ...

Check Red Planet Mars At Its Best In Sky On April 8 And 14

April 5, 2014 / 1 Comment

Get ready for some stunning visuals of the red planet on April 8 and 14. Yes, space experts and scientists have now reported that on these two says, Mars will be viewed at its best from earth. It will reach its highest elevation, and thereby, people can see Mars at its best after midnight. This can be a rare sight as in some places, ...

Strange Gamma Rays At Center Of Milky Way; Scientist Hint At Dark Matter

April 5, 2014 / No Comments

With the emission of high energy gamma rays from the center of the Milky, scientists and researchers now believe that the rays are being emitted from dark matter. Dark matter is known to be the mysterious and hypothetical substance that makes for most of the physical universe. The Gamma light emissions have been spotted in a new study that is doing the ...

Watch highlights of India vs South Africa T20 World Cup 2014 semi-final match

April 4, 2014 / No Comments

South Africa won the toss and scored a solid 173 runs in their allotted 20 overs in the T20 World Cup semi-final match against India being played in Dhaka on April 4, 2014. If the weather holds good then we will have a tense exciting contest this evening between India and South Africa in the second Semi-Final of the ICC World ...

Indian Lions Might Help Bring Back Extinct Barbary Lions To Africa

April 4, 2014 / No Comments

We humans are more adept at driving various species to extinction than in bringing them back from the brink. So, imagine our surprise when we heard that the Barbary Lion, already extinct in wild (and probably even in captivity), might once again majestically roam the North African plains. But Dr Ross Barnett of Copenhagen University is the one who believes that this ...

India vs South Africa T20 World Cup Semi-Final: Star Sports Live Streaming Info and Cricket Live Score

April 4, 2014 / No Comments

With Yuvraj Singh expected to return for India after a brief injury in practice sessions and South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis willing to risk suspension for winning in the semis, it’s going to be a tough clash at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur as the two teams take on each other on April 4, 2014. [caption id="attachment_16447" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Dhoni, ...