Expedition

Earth's seventh continent Zealandia was not always submerged, finds study

Earth's seventh continent Zealandia was not always submerged, finds study

Researchers found significant new fossil discoveries that prove Zealandia was not always as deep beneath the waves as it is today.

Sep 27, 2017, 17:02 PM IST
Scientists digging deep to unearth secrets about Earth's newest member – Zealandia!

Scientists digging deep to unearth secrets about Earth's newest member – Zealandia!

In a paper published in the Geological Society of America's Journal GSA Today in February, researchers made the case that it should be considered a new continent.

Jul 28, 2017, 16:30 PM IST
Chinese research vessel embarks on 240-day expedition

Chinese research vessel embarks on 240-day expedition

The vessel departed from China's southern province of Guangdong, heading for the Western Pacific to conduct deep-sea geological surveys for climate change, biological and environmental research, the report said.

Jun 27, 2017, 19:09 PM IST
Scientists to start South China Sea expedition

Scientists to start South China Sea expedition

 The study will contribute to understanding how marginal basins grow.

Feb 08, 2017, 23:18 PM IST

Expedition returns to South Pacific to crack Amelia Earhart mystery

 The quest to solve one of aviation`s most enduring mysteries, the disappearance of Amelia Earhart, resumes on a South Pacific atoll next week -- with a cruise ship looking on for the first time.

Jun 02, 2015, 08:05 AM IST

Scientists find oxygen, aerobic communities in deep-sea sediment

Scientists in Japan and the US have discovered the presence of oxygen and aerobic microbial life in deep-sea sediment, according to a joint release issued on Tuesday.

Mar 17, 2015, 21:57 PM IST

Bengal woman mountaineer, two sherpas missing on Kanchenjunga

Renowned mountaineer Chhanda Gayen and two of her accompanying sherpas have gone missing while on an expedition in the Himalayas on Tuesday.

May 22, 2014, 12:10 PM IST

SSB expedition all set to climb Mount Everest

A mountaineering expedition by a team of Sashastra Seema Bal personnel will attempt to scale Mount Everest, coinciding with the diamond jubilee of the first ascent of the world`s highest peak.

Apr 07, 2013, 22:25 PM IST

Army men relive historic moment

On January 10, 1987, a group of
11 army men achieved a rare feat few Indians had accomplished before - completing a historic expedition across the world in a 37-ft sailing yacht.

Jan 11, 2012, 14:28 PM IST

Expedition to discover colour of the Atlantic Ocean

Scientists have undertaken a seafaring expedition to find out the colour of the Atlantic Ocean.

Mar 11, 2011, 19:01 PM IST

Soldiers of Indian Army undertake expedition to Mount Manaslu

After a successful ski expedition to Antarctica, Indian Army soldiers will now try to scale the eighth highest mountain peak Mount Manaslu in Nepal with an 18-member team setting out on the mountaineering expedition on Tuesday.

Mar 08, 2011, 22:40 PM IST

BSF to flag off camel safari expedition in desert areas

The Border Security Force will
flag off its `Sand-to-Rann` 10-day camel safari expedition
tomorrow to explore the remote area of the desert, identify
problems of the common man living there and understand the
local culture.

Nov 11, 2010, 23:11 PM IST

Indian Army`s Sea to Sand Expedition concludes

A first of its kind expedition
by the Indian Army, to explore some of the most remote and
inaccessible international border regions of Gujarat and
Rajasthan, concluded yesterday, an official statement said
on Sunday.

Sep 19, 2010, 18:56 PM IST

Expedition of 20 motorcyclists flagged off in Srinagar

A 20 motorcyclists expedition of Ladakh Scouts has been flagged off in a bid to attract more youth to join the army.

Sep 06, 2010, 00:10 AM IST

Expedition of 20 motorcyclists flagged off in Srinagar

A 20 motorcyclists expedition of Ladakh Scouts has been flagged off in a bid to attract more youth to join the army.

Sep 06, 2010, 00:09 AM IST

Expedition of 20 motorcyclists flagged off in Srinagar

A 20 motorcyclists expedition of Ladakh Scouts has been flagged off in a bid to attract more youth to join the army.

Sep 06, 2010, 00:09 AM IST

Titanic expedition shows off some crisp new images

An expedition surveying the wreck of the Titanic is showing off some crisp images of the world`s most famous shipwreck.

Aug 30, 2010, 09:31 AM IST

New Titanic expedition will create 3D map of wreck

Scientists will launch an expedition to the Titanic to assess the deteriorating condition of the world`s most famous shipwreck.

Jul 27, 2010, 16:11 PM IST

First UAE woman to attempt North Pole expedition

Elham Al-Qasimi will become the first woman in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to attempt an unassisted two-week expedition to the North Pole.

Apr 14, 2010, 00:39 AM IST

Live music at the launch of next expedition to ISS

The next expedition to the
International Space Station will be launched to the
accompaniment of live music performed by legendary Russian pop
group "Zemlyane".

Apr 01, 2010, 20:02 PM IST