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Aug 09, 2018
Indian telescope near Pune discovers most distant radio galaxy ever observedA team led by PhD student Aayush Saxena from Leiden Observatory just broke a 20-year-old record.
Mar 03, 2018
Astronomers detect for first time light coming from the very first stars of our universeFirst stars rich in hydrogen were massive, tens and thousands time massive than our Sun. Massive stars live fast and burn out fast.
Feb 09, 2018
Inspired by a Bollywood flick and power of Facebook, Indian scientist builds army of e-astronomersMembers of this project have made discoveries using data from radio telescopes in India and abroad.
Dec 21, 2017
Here is how Indian telescope data helped solve the mystery of high-speed radiation jets emanating from colliding neutron starsWhen a pair of super-dense neutron stars collided in a kilonova explosion, bursts of bright flashes of gamma rays, short gamma-ray burst are expected.
Oct 18, 2017
More than 40 scientists from 13 Indian institutions played a role in the observation of gravitational waves from colliding neutron starsThe Indian scientists were part of the team of 1,200 scientists from 100 institutions worldwide.
Oct 17, 2017
The Indian assets that contibuted to the scientific understanding of the neutron star collision observed by LIGOThe HCT in Ladakh, the GMRT in Pune and the AstroSat, India's first dedicated space observatory launched by ISRO two years ago all played a role.
May 29, 2017
India's Giant Metrewave Radio Telescope is on track to get a major upgrade by 2018The upgrades will allow the GMRT to have capabilities unmatched till the proposed Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope becomes operational by 2023.
Jan 06, 2017
NASA's Chandra and India's GMRT discover a natural particle accelerator in deep spaceAt least one supermassive black hole next to a pair of colliding galaxies, Abell 3411 and Abell 3412 has resulted in a natural particle accelerator.
Oct 21, 2016
The ESA Schiaparelli Mars lander tracked by the Giant Metre-wave Radio Telescope near PuneThe Giant Metre-wave Radio Telescope at Khodad detected and tracked the landing of a European Space Agency spacecraft on a Mars mission.
Oct 20, 2016
Telescope in Maharashtra tracked landing of European Space Agency's lost Schiaparelli Mars landerIn a major achievement, the Giant Metre-wave Radio Telescope (GMRT) at Khodad detected and tracked the landing of a European Space Agency's lost Schiaparelli Mars lander