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Google to use balloons to provide cell service

Google to use balloons to provide cell service

In news Google to use balloons to provide Puerto Rico cell service, The U.S. Federal Communications Commission said late on Friday it had approved Alphabet Inc’s application to ...

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Blockchain, attracts world-leading companies and governments

Blockchain, attracts world-leading companies and governments

In news Blockchain is the backbone technology on which bitcoins run. Simply put, it is a digital public ledger that records every transaction. What is Blockchain?...

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Nobel Prize Peace Winner 2017

Nobel Prize Peace Winner 2017

Nobel Peace Prize Goes to International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to an advocacy group behind the first treaty to prohibit ...

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Research Centre In Guwahati By ISRO

Research Centre In Guwahati By ISRO

ISRO to Set up Research Centre in Guwahati The Indian Research Space Organisation (ISRO) will set a research centre in Guwahati, Assam for start-ups, academicians, ...

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2017 Nobel Prize in Chemistry Awarded for Cryo-Electron Microscopy

2017 Nobel Prize in Chemistry Awarded for Cryo-Electron Microscopy

Scientists Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson have won the 2017 Nobel Prize for Chemistry for developing cryo-electron microscopy which simplifies and improves ...

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India’s major challenge will be to find jobs for its working-age population

India’s major challenge will be to find jobs for its working-age population

In news While the global economy is in a “much better position” than it was before last year, India’s major challenge will be to find jobs for its working-age population which is ...

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2017 Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded to LIGO Black Hole Researchers

2017 Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded to LIGO Black Hole Researchers

In News Scientists Rainer Weiss, Barry C. Barish and Kip S. Thorne have won the Nobel Prize in Physics for decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of ...

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Nobel Prize Medicine winners 2017 for work on biological clocks

Nobel Prize Medicine winners 2017 for work on biological clocks

Scientists Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael Young have won the 2017 Nobel Prize for Medicine for their discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling our biological ...

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ISRO opens up satellite making to industry

ISRO opens up satellite making to industry

What is in news? The GSLV-Mk III takes off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota. FileThe Indian Space Research Organisation has opened the door to domestic ...

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NASA is planning to crash its USD 3.26 billion spacecraft into Saturn

NASA is planning to crash its USD 3.26 billion spacecraft into Saturn

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has revealed that its Cassini spacecraft will make the first in a series of dives through the 2,400-kilometer gap between ...

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Fossils Point to Life on Earth 4 Billion Years Ago

Fossils Point to Life on Earth 4 Billion Years Ago

Scientists have discovered remains of microorganisms in Canada that are between 3.8 and 4.3 billion years old, providing direct evidence of one of the oldest life forms on the ...

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National Science Day is celebrated today to commemorate discovery of the Raman Effect

National Science Day is celebrated today to commemorate discovery of the Raman Effect

National Science Day is celebrated all over India with great enthusiasm on 28th of February every year in order to commemorate the invention of the Raman Effect in India by the ...

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Bharat QR code launched to push less-cash economy

Bharat QR code launched to push less-cash economy

The Union Government has launched Bharat QR code, a quick response (QR) code to enable digital payments without card swiping machines. It is world’s first interoperable payment ...

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7 Earth-sized planets orbiting nearby star discover by Astronomers

7 Earth-sized planets orbiting nearby star discover by Astronomers

Astronomers have found at least seven Earth-sized planets orbiting the same star 40 light-years away, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Nature. The findings ...

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