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Planetary waves above Earth's surface exist on the Sun too!

Planetary waves above Earth's surface exist on the Sun too!

For a brief period, from 2011 to 2014, scientists had the unprecedented opportunity to see the Sun's entire atmosphere at once.

NASA set to use  laser communication for high-speed space internet

NASA set to use laser communication for high-speed space internet

The Laser Communications Relay Demonstration (LCRD) mission, scheduled for launch in 2019, will help NASA understand the best ways to operate laser communications systems

SpaceX's Dragon cargo spacecraft all set to leave space station on Sunday!

SpaceX's Dragon cargo spacecraft all set to leave space station on Sunday!

After delivering about 5,500 pounds of cargo, the SpaceX's Dragon cargo spacecraft is all set to leave the International Space Station (ISS) and return to Earth on Sunday, March 19.

When fire and ice met 700 million years ago – Know the story behind 'snowball Earth'!

When fire and ice met 700 million years ago – Know the story behind 'snowball Earth'!

Researchers showed that a decade of continual eruptions from this type of volcanoes could have poured enough aerosols into the atmosphere to rapidly destabilize the climate.

One of Earth's biggest mass extinctions the result of ice age, not global warming!

One of Earth's biggest mass extinctions the result of ice age, not global warming!

It is the first time that the various stages of a mass extinction have been accurately understood and that scientists have been able to assess the major role played by volcanic explosions in these climate processes.

Earth's interior 60 degrees hotter than thought, says study

Earth's interior 60 degrees hotter than thought, says study

The findings led by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) in the US could change how scientists think about many issues in Earth science including how ocean basins form.

Oldest fossils point to life on Earth 4 billion years ago

Oldest fossils point to life on Earth 4 billion years ago

The tiny fossils -- half the width of a human hair and up to half-a-millimetre in length -- take the form of blood-red tubes and filaments formed by ocean-dwelling bacteria that fed on iron.

A single solid shell made up the first outer layer of the Earth, says study!

A single solid shell made up the first outer layer of the Earth, says study!

Today's Earth is a dynamic planet with an outer layer composed of giant plates that grind together, sliding past or dipping beneath one another, giving rise to earthquakes and volcanoes.

Watch 2017's only breathtaking 'ring of fire' solar eclipse today – This is how you can gaze at the spectacle

Watch 2017's only breathtaking 'ring of fire' solar eclipse today – This is how you can gaze at the spectacle

The annular solar eclipse, also known as 'ring of fire' eclipse, does not occur all too often, but when it happens it surely captivates the hearts of those who look up at the night sky.

Mark the date –  Watch this year's only breathtaking 'ring of fire' solar eclipse on February 26

Mark the date – Watch this year's only breathtaking 'ring of fire' solar eclipse on February 26

The eclipse - during which the Sun will all but disappear as the Moon crosses its path --will be most visible in a 100-kilometre (62-mile) band cutting through Chile, Argentina, Angola, Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

REVEALED: Earth's molten crystallized iron core doesn't melt because of this reason!

REVEALED: Earth's molten crystallized iron core doesn't melt because of this reason!

 Now, it seems that researchers at KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden have found the answer.

Beautiful view of massive cloud formations over East Africa! ISS shares the image from space

Beautiful view of massive cloud formations over East Africa! ISS shares the image from space

Expedition 50 astronaut Thomas Pesquet, who is currently aboard the International Space Station (ISS), has shared a spectacular view massive cloud formations over East Africa from the space station.

This heart shaped lake looks enchanting from space station!

This heart shaped lake looks enchanting from space station!

Expedition 50 astronaut Thomas Pesquet has shared a breathtaking view of a heart shaped lake from the space station on the occasion of Valentine's Day.

India's Deccan Traps formed by two eruptions: Study

Previous studies have suggested it came about due to an eruption associated with a plume that now lies directly below Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean, about 66 million years ago.

NASA's Hubble sees spiral in Andromeda

NASA's Hubble sees spiral in Andromeda

The US space agency has released a beautiful image of galaxy known as NGC 7640.

This is how you can spot a comet passing by Earth – Read

This is how you can spot a comet passing by Earth – Read

They can spot comet 45P/Honda-Mrkos-Pajdusakova in the next few days using binoculars or a telescope.

Storm at dusk looks like space station's solar arrays, stirring the clouds! ISS astronaut shares the pic

Storm at dusk looks like space station's solar arrays, stirring the clouds! ISS astronaut shares the pic

Thanks to all the astronauts, who are aboard the International Space Station (ISS) that we get to witnessed many enchanting images of different places, lakes, mountains, deserts etc from the space station.

Studying hazy, distant exoplanets for signs of life: This is what happened on Archean Earth

Studying hazy, distant exoplanets for signs of life: This is what happened on Archean Earth

As per a latest report from NASA, Earth’s atmosphere seems to have been quite different then, probably with little available oxygen but high levels of methane, ammonia and other organic chemicals. 

Uttarakhand earthquake: No casualties, no major damage to property reported

Uttarakhand earthquake: No casualties, no major damage to property reported

The epicentre of the quake was Rudraprayag district in Uttarakhand.

Best use of technology being made to address problems on earth, says ISRO chief

Best use of technology being made to address problems on earth, says ISRO chief

He noted that the government is making use of large quantum of information generated by satellites and providing capability for improved governance.