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Soon, Air Force officers will be able to pursue direct PhD, MTech programmes in IIT Kanpur. Here's how

The MoU was signed on September 8 at the force headquarters in Delhi by Air Vice Marshal Rajeev Sharma and IIT-K Dean Resources, Jayant Kumar Singh

Published on 13th September 2021
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Schools reopen for a new academic year in France, around 12 million students attend physical classes

President Emmanuel Macron visited a primary school in the southern city of Marseille. He was greeted with a fist bump by children and teachers, all wearing masks

Published on 2nd September 2021
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#ThrowbackToday: Once upon a time, aeons and aeons ago on Mars

In today's #TBT, we tell you about that one time back in 1984 that scientists found a meteorite that hailed straight from Mars and contained evidence that life existed on the planet once upon a time

Published on 6th August 2021
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Indian scientists decoded a highly salt-tolerant and salt-secreting true-mangrove species

Mangroves are a unique group of species found in marshy intertidal estuarine regions and survive a high degree of salinity through several adaptive mechanisms

Published on 10th July 2021
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NASA's Perseverance rover will start self-driving across Mars in search of ancient life

The rover, moving at a top speed of 120 metres per hour, will trek across the Martian landscape using a newly enhanced auto-navigation system

Published on 2nd July 2021
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NASA's Ingenuity helicopter completes eighth flight on Mars

Ingenuity completed its first flight in April this year, a milestone, considering the very thin atmosphere on Mars

Published on 23rd June 2021
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#ThrowbackToday: World War II came to an end as Germany surrendered. But why is Victory Day celebrated twice? 

Keitel went to Karlshorst on May 8, a suburb of Berlin, where the document was supposed to be signed in the presence of Soviet Marshal Georgy Zhukov and a small Allied delegation

Published on 8th May 2021
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NASA's Perseverance Mars rover extracts first oxygen from Red Planet

The task was accomplished by a toaster-size, six-wheeled robot aboard Perseverance called the Mars Oxygen In-Situ Resource Utilisation Experiment (MOXIE) on April 20

Published on 22nd April 2021
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NASA's Perseverance Mars rover extracts first oxygen from Red Planet

NASA said that a toaster-size, experimental instrument aboard Perseverance called the Mars Oxygen In-Situ Resource Utilization Experiment (MOXIE) accomplished the task

Published on 22nd April 2021
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NASA's Mars Helicopter to make first flight attempt on Sunday

The 4-pound rotorcraft is expected to take off from Mars' Jezero Crater on Sunday at 12:30 pm local Mars solar time

Published on 10th April 2021
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NASA's Mars helicopter Ingenuity survives its first chilly Martian night

On Saturday the rover dropped Ingenuity onto the surface of Mars, where it would have to survive temperatures as low as minus 90 degrees Celsius

Published on 6th April 2021
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Scientists suggest new theory that Mars may still have water trapped underground

Previously, scientists seeking to explain what happened to the flowing water on Mars had suggested that it escaped into space due to Mars' low gravity

Published on 17th March 2021
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Mars may be hiding most of its ‘missing' water underground: NASA-funded study

The new study, published in the journal Science, shows that a significant portion of Mars's water -- between 30 and 99 per cent -- is trapped within minerals in the planet's crust

Published on 17th March 2021
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Some of Earth's microbes can survive on Mars' surface temporarily, suggests study

The researchers from NASA and German Aerospace Center tested the endurance of microorganisms to Martian conditions by launching them into the stratosphere

Published on 22nd February 2021
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NASA rover sends first colour images of Mars, including a selfie 

The selfie is part of a video taken by several cameras as NASA's Perseverance rover touched down on Mars on February 18

Published on 20th February 2021

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