Formula One to test 'shield' device at Silverstone

Formula One to test 'shield' device at Silverstone

The shield is an open canopy in front of the driver and made from polycarbonate, a tough but see-through thermoplastic polymer.

Jul 08, 2017, 23:25 PM IST
Jupiter doesn't shield Earth from comet impacts: Study

Jupiter doesn't shield Earth from comet impacts: Study

The study showed that Jupiter teams with Saturn to kick a significant fraction of the particles into the inner Solar System and into orbits that cross Earth`s path.  

Feb 04, 2016, 16:23 PM IST

`Shield` actor Michael Jace charged with wife`s murder

Michael Jace, the actor who played a conflicted cop in the cable television drama "The Shield," was charged on Thursday with the murder of his wife, prosecutors said.

May 23, 2014, 00:51 AM IST

Russia to build anti-meteorite shield

Russia would build a system to protect the Earth from meteors and other space debris, Russian federal space agency Roscosmos said on Tuesday.

Mar 12, 2013, 18:17 PM IST

Girl alleges UP minister`s kin trying to shield her rapists

In further embarrassment for Mayawati, a teenaged girl has told a court that a nephew of an UP minister was allegedly trying to shield three youths who had gangraped her, a charge denied by the state police and the minister.

Jan 28, 2011, 23:17 PM IST

Cop`s bid to shield rapist proves costly

A police sub-inspector`s reluctance three-and-half years ago to register a rape case on a woman`s complaint has proved costly to him.

Dec 28, 2010, 17:16 PM IST

Plastic heat shield to protect Indian space rocket

After a gap of several decades, the Indian space agency has reverted to fibre reinforced plastic (FRP) heat shield for its geosynchronous launch vehicle - development 3 (GSLV-D3) rocket expected to blast off Thursday evening.

Apr 15, 2010, 16:40 PM IST