September 22, 2019 | 3:32 AM IST
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…

bmw x5

BMW’s new beast X5 arrives loaded with exciting features…

India’s second largest carmaker, BMW has come up with its latest addition to the fourth generation sports utility vehicle (SUV) X5. The beast was launched…

kia motors

Kia Motors reveals first look of mid-size SUV

First look of South Korean car-maker, KIA Motors’ most awaited compact sports utility vehicle (SUV) to be launched in India is out. The company has released…

mars

Study reveals why Mars lost all its water while Earth…

Billions of years ago, the Red planet probably had a water cycle of its own. However, experts believe that it would have been very different from the…

t-90 Tanks

India orders 464 T-90 tanks from Russia, Pak also…

The cabinet committee on security has cleared the licence acquisition from Russia to place an “indent” to produce the 464 T-90 tanks on the Avadi heavy…

buckyballs

NASA gets to know more about jelly-like ‘monster buckyballs’…

A team of NASA researchers digged further into the decade-old data shedding light on the peculiar jelly-like molecule floating in the space. The team,…