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Jan 11, 2019
A mysterious cosmic flare, 'the cow' might just be the birth of a black holeScientists also think that the flare could be a monster black hole shredding a passing star.
Sep 16, 2018
NASA successfully launches its ICESat-2 in order to understand Earth's ice sheetsThe satellite with a three-year mission was launched at 9.02 a.m EDT on September 15.
May 20, 2018
Google Doodle celebrates Abraham Ortelius, who created world's first modern atlas 400 years agoOn 20 May, 1570, Abraham Ortelius published the first modern atlas named Theatrum Orbis Terrarum (Theatre of the World).
Oct 05, 2017
NASA is allowing you to send your name to Mars on a microchip on board the InSight missionUsers who add their name to the list will get a boarding pass, that shows the arrival site at Elysium Planitia on Mars.
Mar 28, 2017
Nasa's ICESat-2 to have on board a stopwatch that can measure a fraction of a billionth of a secondWith its incredibly precise time measurements, scientists can calculate the precise height measurements of sea ice, glaciers, and forests.
Jun 11, 2016
Artificial Twilight: One third of humanity can never see the Milky Way due to light pollutionOne third of humanity cannot see the Milky Way at night due to the luminescent glow of artificial light, say scientists who created a new world atlas of light pollution.
Dec 25, 2015
Holograms, Lightsabers, and Droids: How close is science to Star Wars?The entire Star Wars series demonstrated a world of technological advances that was limited only by imagination. Things like interstellar travel with hyperdrive and hyperspace, depicted so wonderfully by director George Lucas, are indelible memories from my childhood. It wasn't the science that fascinated me, it was the possibility.
Sep 30, 2014
Facebook launches Atlas: Is Google's internet ad empire on verge of a shake-up?In an ever-growing battle to own the Internet, Facebook has now finally launched long-awaited Google Ad Sense competitor, Atlas. Facebook, which bought Atlas from Microsoft for reportedly $100 million last year, is re-launching the Atlas ad platform.
Nov 16, 2012
Evernote 5 for Mac launched with 100+ new featuresEvernote 5 boasts of over 100 new features and it is available from the Mac App Store.