Waves

New Zealand's research buoy to study how ships can navigate gigantic waves 'liquid Himalayas'

New Zealand's research buoy to study how ships can navigate gigantic waves 'liquid Himalayas'

The moored wave buoy was launched about 10 km south of the remote Campbell Island, the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) said on Thursday.

Feb 09, 2017, 10:57 AM IST

DNA: Gravitational waves detected, proving Einstein right!

An international collaboration of scientists, the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, has announced the first detection of gravitational waves, ripples in the fabric of space and time that carry informa

Feb 13, 2016, 00:30 AM IST
Salman Khan 'waves' a sign of relief to fans

Salman Khan 'waves' a sign of relief to fans

As hundreds of fans gathered outside Salman Khan's suburban Bandra residence here, singing songs, dancing and even bursting crackers to celebrate his homecoming after being granted bail in a 2002 hit-and-run case, the Bollywood superstar waved out to the waiting crowd.

May 08, 2015, 19:57 PM IST

Air waves may produce optical cables

Imagine being able to instantaneously run an optical cable or fibre to any point on earth or even into space.

Jul 23, 2014, 13:51 PM IST

Research suggests extinct undersea volcanoes cause tsunami earthquakes

A new research has revealed that tsunami earthquakes may be caused by extinct undersea volcanoes squashed under Earth`s crust.

Jun 28, 2014, 19:41 PM IST

Surfing record-holder awaits "monster" wave in Portugal

World-renowned American surfer Garrett McNamara holds a record for riding a 78-foot (24-m) wave - the largest ever surfed. Now he wants to find one almost twice as big.

Apr 09, 2014, 22:20 PM IST

Liquid `waves` detected on Saturn`s moon Titan

In a breakthrough, scientists claim to have discovered liquid waves on the surface of the Saturn`s moon Titan, something that was never seen before.

Mar 20, 2014, 18:49 PM IST

Giant waves cause panic in Puducherry

Rough conditions prevailed in the
sea off the Puducherry coast as giant waves rising to several
metres above the normal level.

Dec 28, 2011, 17:30 PM IST

Lady Gaga wants to put pop into performance art to make waves in music

Lady Gaga wants to ‘assimilate pop music into performance art’ and make that mainstream in the music industry.

Jul 10, 2011, 12:53 PM IST

Tsunami waves kill one in Indonesia: Official

A man in Indonesian eastern
Papua province was killed by tsunami waves from Japan`s
massive earthquake, an official said.

Mar 13, 2011, 21:25 PM IST

Now, maths to explain rogue waves in world`s oceans!

The mystery of why there are "rogue waves" in the world`s oceans may soon be solved, thanks to scientists who claim to be using mathematics to explain the phenomenon.

Sep 25, 2009, 11:59 AM IST