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Jan 20, 2018
IMSc Chennai's 'Science at the sabha' is an unusual approach to popularising scienceFor the past 2 years, a group of scientists at IMSc has been holding a programme of popular lectures on scientific topics at the city's Music Academy
Jan 09, 2018
A 5,000 year old carving of what could be a supernova has been unearthed in KashmirThe figure shows two bright objects in the sky with rays of light coming out of them and a hunter spearing an animal below the first object.
Dec 05, 2017
Superconductivity observed in much smaller nanoparticles than previously believed possibleThus, our result indicates that it may be possible to allow superconductivity to occur in structurally engineered nanoparticles at sizes much lower than previously imagined!
Dec 04, 2017
IIT Kharagpur to collaborate with Rochester University to open up development of quantum devicesCalling it a path-breaking research, an IIT Kharagpur statement had said that it has opened up possibilities for the development of quantum devices.
Oct 16, 2017
LIGO-Virgo detects colliding neutron stars for first time: We are entering new era in observational astronomy, says A GopakumarLIGO and Virgo interferometer on Monday announced the first ever detection of gravitational waves from a pair of colliding neutron stars.
Aug 12, 2017
All over a cuppa: Chai and Why brings Sundays alive with snippets of scienceChai and Why is a TIFR-run forum, which meets every alternate weekend to discuss scientific issues in a ‘science café’ format. It has been running for almost 9 years now
Jul 20, 2017
Massive coronal explosion on Proxima Centauri spotted by Astrosat, Chandra and HubbleHubble, Astrosat and Chnadra have simultaneously detected a massive coronal explosion on the nearest planet-hosting star 'Proxima Centauri'.
Jun 23, 2017
TIFR researchers theorise that dark matter gets destroyed particularly rapidly in the Milky WayThe theory suggests that dark matter is made up of more than one type of particle, and may be interacting with an as yet undiscovered low mass particle.
Apr 21, 2017
Indian scientists find a novel way to detect naked singularitiesA team of scientists from the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) here has found novel ways to detect a bare or naked "singularity".
Jan 02, 2017
Indian Scientists claim there is crack in the Earth's magnetic shieldThe world's largest and most sensitive cosmic ray monitor, located in India, has recorded a burst of galactic cosmic rays that indicates a crack in the Earth's magnetic shield, according to scientists.