They observed a region in our galaxy close to the star Rho Ophiuchi, about 400 light-years away. The region contains very cold (around -250 degrees Celsius), dense clouds of cosmic gas and dust, in which new stars are being born.
Indian-origin academician Anantha
Chandrakasan has been named head of MIT`s Department of
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS), the
largest academic department at the prestigious American
Police is yet to trace the origin
of Cobalt-60, the radioactive material that caused serious
injuries to six persons and are awaiting the recovery of the
owner of the scrap shop from where it was found to get more clarity.
A Chicago taxi driver of
Pakistani origin, who claims to have known HuJI chief Ilyas
Kashmiri for 15 years and arrested on charges of providing
material support and funds to Al-Qaida, was on Tuesday produced
before a US court.
New findings from NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory have shown that mergers of two dense stellar remnants are the likely cause of many of the supernovae that have been used to measure the accelerated expansion of the universe.
A 35-million-year-old primate fossil found in southern Thailand has added to evidence that primates, which include humans, might have originated in Asia rather than Africa, Thai media reports have said.