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Now, 3D-print a nebula at home!

Now, 3D-print a nebula at home!

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 19:42

Ever dreamed of holding a nebula in your hands? Thanks to NASA, this may now be a reality as the first high-resolution three-dimensional model of the expanding cloud produced by a massive star`s eruption is now available to all.

Observatory sheds light on last acts of first stars

Observatory sheds light on last acts of first stars

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 11:40

XMM-Newton observatory has helped scientists to discover how the Universe`s first stars ended their lives in giant explosions from the recent detection of a gamma-ray burst from a massive blue supergiant.

Ages of sun-like stars revealed via gyrochronology

Ages of sun-like stars revealed via gyrochronology

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 11:15

A new technique called gyrochronology has helped the scientists to determine the accurate ages of the Sun-like stars from its rotation period.

Sun Pharma recalls antidepressant drug from US market

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 11:36

Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, a subsidiary of Sun Pharma, has initiated recall of some lots of Venlafaxine Hydrochloride extended-release tablets from the US market.

NASA discovers fast neutrons emitting from Sun`s outer layer

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 12:32

NASA`s MESSENGER spacecraft has discovered part of the outer layer of the Sun that is sending out modestly energetic subatomic particles called fast neutrons, which flowed past Mercury into space.

Shying away from Sun? Relax, here`s why

Last Updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014, 12:05

The ideal dose of vitamin D required by a human body ranges between 1,000 and 2,000 IU (International Units) per day.

NASA captures `mid-level` solar flare

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 14:35

NASA has captured mid-level solar flares at its Solar Dynamics Observatory.

Voyager 1 now in inter-stellar space

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 15:58

Thirty-seven years after it was launched, Voyager 1 is not only alive and kicking, but continuing its journery into the great void.

New `IMaX` magnetograph makes observing Sun`s magnetic structure possible

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 21:51

A Spanish instrument known as IMaX magnetograph has observed the sun for the formation and evolution of a magnetic flux tubes on its surface.

Almost 450 stocks hit 52-week highs on BSE

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 19:05

A total of 447 stocks touched their 52-week highs on the BSE, including Lupin, Ranbaxy Lab, Strides Arcolab, Sun Pharma, Tata Motors, Tech Mahindra and TVS Motor.

Sun-Ranbaxy deal pushes domestic H1, M&As jump 22%

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 17:39

Domestic M&As stood at USD 10.1 billion, up 295.9 per cent compared to the first half of 2013.

Sun Pharma recalls 200 vials of cancer drug: FDA

Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 13:22

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd is recalling 200 vials of the chemotherapy drug gemcitabine in the United States due to a lack of assurance of sterility, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Thursday.