June 17, 2019 | 8:32 AM IST
WhatsApp

WhatsApp could now sue users for sending inappropriate…

Facebook-owned WhatsApp will take legal action against individuals and companies who misuse the app or send bulk messages in violation of its terms and…

ISRO

India to have its own space station in Earth’s low…

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has decided to join the elite group of nations that have their own space stations in Earth’s low orbit by…

Chandrayaan-2

Chandrayaan-2: ISRO shares first pictures of satellite

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) shared the first pictures of Chandrayaan-2, the lander and orbiter at its Satellite Integration and Testing…

zero resistance

Gold, silver nanostructures show zero resistance to…

Indian Institute of Technology, Mandi (IIT-Mandi) in Himachal Pradesh indicates that gold embedded with silver nanostructures show zero resistance to…

airport authority

Boeing, AAI enter pact for technical surveillance,…

The Aerospace manufacturer Boeing signed an 18-month deal with the Airports Authority of India (AAI) for providing technical assistance in communication,…

solar eclipse

Oldest surviving astronomical film reanimated to show…

The earliest moving picture of the total solar eclipse that occurred nearly 120 years ago has been scanned and restored in 4K by conservation experts…

spacex

Internet satellites won’t ruin view of skies with…

The SpaceX said that the first 60 satellites in its starlink constellation will be less and less visible from Earth as they reach their final orbit. Several…

supernova

Supernova explosions millions of years ago could have…

Supernova struck Earth with cosmic energy about 8 million years ago. It was highest some 2.6 million years ago that started massive fireworks from supermassive…

planets

Astronomers spot 18 more Earth-size exoplanets

The Georg August University of Gottingen and the Sonneberg Observatory have added 18 more exoplanets, hiding in the Kepler data, to its ever-expanding…

Mobile

TikTok plans to enter gadget industry; Will launch…

Bytedance, the parent company of TikTok, will soon enter the world of technology and float its own smartphone. The phone will feature inbuilt apps developed…

oldest fungal

Earth’s oldest fungal fossil found stuck in Arctic…

A graduate student at the University of Liege in Belgium and colleagues, discovered microscopic tiny fossils stuck in mudrock in the south of Victoria…

ISRO

ISRO launches Earth observation satellite RISAT-2B

The Indian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO) Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV)-C46 successfully injected its Earth observation satellite -Radar…