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View the best ' Leonid meteor shower' before dawn of November 17
View the best ' Leonid meteor shower' before dawn of November 17

Scientists have revealed that the best view of Leonid meteor shower will be before the dawn of November 17.

Solar Dynamics Observatory captures mid-level solar flare
Solar Dynamics Observatory captures mid-level solar flare

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory recently captured a mid-level solar flare .

NASA rocket to click 1,500 images of Sun in 5 minutes
NASA rocket to click 1,500 images of Sun in 5 minutes

A sounding rocket fitted with technology to gather 1,500 images of the Sun in flat five minutes is set for launch Monday.

Largest sunspot produces 10 significant flares in 10 days
Largest sunspot produces 10 significant flares in 10 days

The largest sunspot AR2192, since November 1990, produced 10 significant solar flare while traversing the Earth-side of the sun in ten days beginning from October 19, 2014.

A planet that never sticks to schedule found
A planet that never sticks to schedule found

Astronomers have discovered a new planet that has a highly inconsistent orbit time around its Sun.

NASA seeks new technology for space exploration
NASA seeks new technology for space exploration

In an effort to stimulate deep space capability development across the aerospace industry, NASA has sought proposals for technology development projects.

Asthma attacks can be controlled by Vitamin D

An Israeli research has found that asthma flare ups can be helpped by boosting the level of Vitamin D in deficients asthmatics.

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Giant Sunspot spews more massive Solar Flares
Giant Sunspot spews more massive Solar Flares

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory has observed more powerful flares erupting from the giant Sunspot.

Sunshine may control obesity, diabetes: Study

Exposure to moderate amounts of sunshine may slow the development of obesity and diabetes, a new study suggests.

NASA captures largest sunspot in two decades
NASA captures largest sunspot in two decades

NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) has spotted an image of a gigantic sunspot - the largest in last 24 years.

Clearer pictures from Mars Orbiter soon: Official
Clearer pictures from Mars Orbiter soon: Official

India's Mars Orbiter is expected to send clearer pictures in two months' time, said a senior official of the Indian space agency Friday.

Zones of organic molecules in Titan's atmosphere are 'unexpectedly skewed'
Zones of organic molecules in Titan's atmosphere are 'unexpectedly skewed'

Scientists have recently discovered that organic molecules in Titan's atmosphere are enthrallingly shifted away from its north and south poles.

Now, 'metal ball' fusion reactor that can power earth forever
Now, 'metal ball' fusion reactor that can power earth forever

Scientists have developed a metal ball shaped fusion reactor that may be able to save the world by powering it forever.

Temperature distributions in Sun cause explosions, scientists say

The space telescope IRIS researchers have found evidence of such short-lived heat pockets in the Sun and showed that the temperature distribution within the Sun's outer layers could occasionally turn topsy turvy.

NASA findings brighten up Sun like never before
NASA findings brighten up Sun like never before

New findings by NASA spacecraft about how the Sun’s atmosphere or corona or what causes solar winds that can impact technological infrastructure in space and on Earth has given the scientific community an unprecedented amount of information about our Sun.

Uranus like planet spotted far away
Uranus like planet spotted far away

A planet that resembles Uranus of our solar system has been spotted 25,000 light years away by astronomers.

Earth's magnetic flip could lead to surge in cancer rates
Earth's magnetic flip could lead to surge in cancer rates

Earth's magnetic field could flip very quickly - perhaps within a human lifespan, causing mutations and cancer surge, according to a new study.

Watch: Rare 'Blood Moon' lightens up the night sky- Part IV

The total lunar eclipse, the second and last one of this year took place on Wednesday. With its onset, the Earth has positioned itself between the sun and the moon, creating a full lunar eclipse with a majestic red hue.

Watch: Rare 'Blood Moon' lightens up the night sky- Part III

The total lunar eclipse, the second and last one of this year took place on Wednesday. With its onset, the Earth has positioned itself between the sun and the moon, creating a full lunar eclipse with a majestic red hue.