Artificial guide star allows better view of globular cluster

Astronomers at the SOAR and CTIO have obtained sharp stellar images using a new instrument dubbed SAM, for SOAR Adaptive Module, which creates an artificial laser guide star.

May 01, 2013, 12:25 PM IST

Obama poll numbers soars after Operation Osama

The popularity of US President
Barack Obama is soaring high as a result of the successful
military operation in Pakistan that killed al-Qaeda chief
Osama bin Laden, latest poll figures have said.

May 04, 2011, 13:34 PM IST

New low cost rocket to lift astronauts set to soar by 2013

The 90m-high Liberty rocket is likely to fly by 2013 & operational with astronauts on board by 2015.

Feb 09, 2011, 14:10 PM IST

Import of sensitive items soars 34.5% in Apr-Oct

Imports of sensitive items like
edible oils, tea, coffee and milk products rose by 34.5 per
cent during the April-October period, fuelled by a massive
376.6 per cent jump in milk products import.

Jan 27, 2010, 22:02 PM IST