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Mantle neon illuminates Earth's formation: Study

New York |Sunday, 2018 11:45:05 AM IST

The Earth formed relatively quickly from a cloud of dust and gas around the sun, trapping water and gases in the planet's mantle, according to a study.

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Cosmonaut aboard ISS begins experiment to print living tissue on 3D-bioprinter

Moscow |Saturday, 2018 1:45:04 PM IST

Russian cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko who arrived at the International Space Station (ISS) on December 3 has started an experiment to print living tissues on the 3D-bioprinter delivered to the orbital outp

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NASA's InSight lander 'hears' Martian wind

Los Angeles |Saturday, 2018 6:45:04 AM IST

NASA's InSight lander, which touched down on Mars on November 26, has provided the first ever "sounds" of Martian wind on the Red Planet, the NASA said.

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Students, scientists showcase tech to tackle climate change

New Delhi |Friday, 2018 10:45:04 PM IST

Indian school students and Israeli scientists came together at a science and technology exhibition organised here on Friday, to introduce better technology for tackling climate change.

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IISc gives Rs 10 lakh to widow of blast victim

Bengaluru |Friday, 2018 9:45:04 PM IST

The Indian Institute of Science (IISc) paid Rs 10 lakh compensation to Anusha, widow of researcher P. Manoj Kumar who died on Wednesday when a hydrogen cylinder exploded during an experiment in the ae

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NASA's Mars InSight flexes robotic arm, captures new views

Washington |Friday, 2018 1:15:05 PM IST

After the successful touchdown of NASA's InSight on Mars last week, new images from the lander show its robotic arm is ready to do some lifting.

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