Category: Science

TOTAL LUNAR ECLIPSE : THE STARS IN DILEMMA ; ARE YOU ONE?
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TOTAL LUNAR ECLIPSE : THE STARS IN DILEMMA ; ARE YOU ONE?

2018 January 31 from 5. 18pm to 8.30pm we all witness the Total LUNAR ECLIPSE.   Lagnam Edavam Star Pooyam is the stellar position. A FULL MOON Day with RAHU/KETU positioned in between the SUN and the MOON occurs the total Lunar Eclipse. This January the culprit is RAHU causing all the havoc. All the...

Leading Lead out of water
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Leading Lead out of water

Decontamination of polluted water by Moss   A green surrogate for ablution of Lead-contaminated waters by a type of Moss has been unveiled by Scientists. This Moss can proficiently sop up a large amount of lead which is a serious environmental concern that has recently proved to be disastrous when left untreated.   Researchers from...

Monkey spotted having sex with deer
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Monkey spotted having sex with deer

Scientists have now found a startling proof which assures the sexual attraction of animals towards their opposite sex in different species. A new video shot in Japan features a female monkey engaging in an intimate encounter with a male deer, and it clearly indicates the fact that animals from different species also love to act...

Interstellar comet ‘Oumuamua’ triggers alien invasion fears
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Interstellar comet ‘Oumuamua’ triggers alien invasion fears

Researchers at NASA recently discovered an interstellar comet named ‘Oumuamua’ which flew to our system from outer space. This was for the first time that such an object which flew across stars were discovered by humans. Now, Russian billionaire Yuri Milner and his research team ‘Breakthrough Listen’ is conducting more studies on this comet believing...

Hell of a Planet, Hottest and Young put astronomers in AWE
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Hell of a Planet, Hottest and Young put astronomers in AWE

Alien Jupiter like world, the planet named KELT-9b has a bleak future says astronomers! The most extreme world ever discovered KELT-9b reaches a temperature of 9,926 degrees Celsius, is the hottest and most massive luminous star ever discovered. The planet orbits a star called KELT-9, located 650 light-years away from Earth in the constellation of...

Saturn’s Titan the tallest: Cassini
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Saturn’s Titan the tallest: Cassini

Mithrim Montes, a trio of mountainous ridge harbor Titan 10,948 feet tall. Scientists working on NASA’s Cassini mission have identified the highest point on Saturn’s largest moon Titan 10,948 feet high. The researchers found that all of Titan’s highest peaks are about 10,000 feet in elevation. The study used images and other data from Cassini’s...

Detection of Cancer, HIV simplified
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Detection of Cancer, HIV simplified

New ultra-sensitive test is more precise than the current diagnostics.   10,000 times more effective than current diagnostic tools, the new ultra-sensitive test has been designed to detect diseases including HIV and cancer opines Stanford scientists. The new technique, developed in the lab of Carolyn Bertozzi, a professor of chemistry at Stanford University in U....

Unique golden frog species in Colombia
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Unique golden frog species in Colombia

Very tiny, seven-tenths of an inch long, it is among the smaller species in the group.   Researchers have discovered a new species of pale-gold coloured frog Pristimantis dorado, commemorates both its colour (dorado means ‘golden’ in Spanish) and El Dorado, a mythical city of gold eagerly sought for centuries by Spanish conquistadores in South...