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NASA balloons to study rare cosmic particles

NASA balloons to study rare cosmic particles

The instrument, called the Super Trans-Iron Galactic Element Recorder (SuperTIGER), is designed to study rare heavy nuclei, which hold clues about where and how cosmic rays attain speeds up to nearly the speed of light.
 

Dec 07, 2017, 17:19 PM IST
NASA's balloon launch postponed for the sixth time due to high surface winds

NASA's balloon launch postponed for the sixth time due to high surface winds

NASA will make its seventh attempt at launching the balloon on Saturday, April 22.

Apr 21, 2017, 16:57 PM IST
NASA's lost football-field-sized balloon recovered from Antarctica

NASA's lost football-field-sized balloon recovered from Antarctica

The US space agency NASA's lost football-field-sized balloon with a telescope hanging beneath it has been recovered Antarctica from after a year of its flight.

Feb 25, 2017, 20:59 PM IST
WATCH: Hot air balloon catches fire and crashes in Texas, US

WATCH: Hot air balloon catches fire and crashes in Texas, US

The accident occurred around 7:30 am, media reports said.  

Jul 30, 2016, 22:54 PM IST

Watch: The 'PPP' code to destroy India

Zee News is the highly popular Hindi News channel of India’s largest television network ZMCL.

Jan 28, 2016, 21:17 PM IST
India to raise issue of balloon over Rajasthan with Pakistan: MEA

India to raise issue of balloon over Rajasthan with Pakistan: MEA

Days after a balloon was spotted and shot down by the IAF in Rajasthan, reports said on Thursday that India will raise the issue with Pakistan.

Jan 28, 2016, 18:47 PM IST
Balloon spotted over Rajasthan an attempt by Pakistan to gauge India's response?

Balloon spotted over Rajasthan an attempt by Pakistan to gauge India's response?

A balloon that was shot down by a Sukhoi-30 fighter aircraft over Rajasthan had come in from Pakistan, as per reports on Wednesday.

Jan 27, 2016, 19:11 PM IST
Balloon spotted near Delhi's IGI airport, triggers security alert

Balloon spotted near Delhi's IGI airport, triggers security alert

A balloon was spotted near the IGI airport, as per reports on Wednesday evening.

Jan 27, 2016, 17:34 PM IST

Peripheral arterial disease: The next big killer

Have you ever noticed of a cramp like pain in the calf thigh or buttocks, but settles as you stop walking, then it could be a sign of the onset of peripheral arterial disease (PAD).

Jun 09, 2015, 23:00 PM IST

Space dive: Balloon, capsule recovered

Days after record-setting space dive by Felix Baumgartner, the painstaking job of removing paraphernalia of balloon, parachute and capsule has been completed.

Oct 21, 2012, 15:32 PM IST

Balloon like airships to transport goods by 2020

Gigantic balloon-like objects floating in the sky, the successors to the Zeppelins of yore, are set to revolutionise the way cargo is transported around the globe by the end of this decade.

Sep 04, 2011, 20:22 PM IST

Balloon like airships to transport goods by 2020

Gigantic balloon-like objects floating in the sky, the successors to the Zeppelins of yore, are set to revolutionise the way cargo is transported around the globe by the end of this decade.

Sep 04, 2011, 20:22 PM IST

Balloon boy charges may not come until next week

Investigators pored over e-mails, phone records and financial documents from the home of Richard Heene on Monday as they weighed felony charges and sought to determine who else might have helped the alleged balloon-boy hoax.

Oct 20, 2009, 09:29 AM IST