Thursday, Sep 29, 2022



Mini Ice Age will take place in 2030, predict scientists

July 13, 2015 9:31 am

A mini ice-age will take place in 2030 thanks to 60 per cent fall in solar activity between 2030 and 2040.

Black hole with mass of 140 million Suns found

June 24, 2015 5:08 pm

The ALMA telescopes tracked the radiation emitted from the two gases, hydrogen cyanide and formyl cation, as they swirled around the galaxy.

'Diamond' planet identified around nearby Sun-like star

October 12, 2012 11:44 am

The planet orbits at hyper speed -- its year lasts just 18 hours,in contrast to Earth’s 365 days.

Power Plays

September 15, 2012 3:24 am

Chan Marshall aka Cat Powers can,and has been that voice since the ’90s.

Beauty spot on Sun today,it’s Venus in transit

June 06, 2012 1:42 am

A once-in-a-lifetime celestial spectacle will greet skygazers between 7 am and 1.20 am on Wednesday as planet Venus will pass between the Earth and the Sun.

Facilities at Nehru Planetarium to witness rare Venus transit

June 05, 2012 3:28 am

CITIZENS can witness the rare celestial phenomenon,of planet Venus passing between the Sun and the Earth on Wednesday morning,at the Nehru Planetarium in Worli.

Sun nearest to Earth tomorrow

January 04, 2012 3:59 pm

Every January,the Earth is at perihelion,the closest from the Sun for the year.

Dead star gave birth to our Sun and solar system

November 09, 2011 2:15 pm

The findings are based on new computer simulations.

Ex-PM Brown alleges Murdoch paper used criminals

July 12, 2011 5:18 pm

Brown also accused The Sunday Times of employing criminals to hack into his bank and tax records.

Oracle closes USD 7.4 bn Sun deal

January 28, 2010 4:32 pm

Oracle has completed the takeover of hardware company Sun Microsystems for USD 7.4 bn.