Tuesday, Nov 29, 2022



Magnetic field behind puzzling 'Rapid Burster' behaviour: Study

February 05, 2017 12:35 pm

Discovered in the 1970s, the Rapid Burster is a binary system comprising a low-mass star in its prime and a neutron star.

Our universe contains two trillion galaxies: Study

January 18, 2017 12:33 pm

The results of the study are based on the measurements of the number of observed galaxies at different epochs.

Supercluster of galaxies near Milky Way found

December 25, 2016 3:29 pm

An international team of astronomers has found one of the universe's biggest superclusters of galaxies near the Milky Way.

Rapid formation of new stars in distant galaxies

October 17, 2015 4:34 pm

The majority of stars have been believed to lie on a "main sequence," where the larger a galaxy's mass, the higher its efficiency to form new stars.

Universe may have fewer galaxies than thought: Study

July 04, 2015 11:38 am

The research work suggests that there are far fewer faint galaxies than we once previously thought.

Space tastes like raspberries and smells of rum

July 24, 2012 4:15 pm

Finding amino acids in interstellar space is a Holy Grail for astrobiologists.

Apple reigns briefly as most valued company

August 11, 2011 1:41 am

At the end of regular trading,Apple shares had a market valuation of $346.74 billion.

For Beckham,wait is going to be painfully long

April 28, 2010 1:05 am

David Beckham’s recovery from an Achilles injury is taking longer than expected,with the England midfielder saying that he won’t be fit to play again until November.

World’s largest space telescope aims to explore depths of the Universe

May 12, 2009 2:14 pm

Herschel,the largest space telescope ever built,would explore the depths of the Universe,once it launches into orbit.