What is the Kounotori Experiment? Japan’s space capsule

What is the Kounotori Experiment? Japan’s space capsule

Last Friday, Japan’s space agency lauched Kounotori (“White Stork”), a space capsule that will attempt to clean space debris orbiting around earth, using an unusual approach. Orbital debris, which consists of man-made objects, is usually the residue of inactive space vehicles. Because these objects move at high speeds and can collide with incoming space vehicles, […]

“Tianyan” – World’s largest radio telescope by China

“Tianyan” – World’s largest radio telescope by China

China has built world’s largest radio telescope nicknamed Tianyan (Heavenly Eye” or “The Eye of Heaven) or the five-hundred-metre aperture spherical radio telescope (FAST). However, it has started its operation and is part of China’s drive to become a science powerhouse. It is also located in the Dawodang depression (vast natural crater), a natural basin […]

ISRO launched 20 satellites through one rocket: New Record

ISRO launched 20 satellites through one rocket: New Record

Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO)  created a history by launching a record number of 20 satellites in a single mission including a number of micro and nano ones from foreign countries, in June 2016. Apart from the Indian remote sensing satellite, Cartosat 2C, which constitutes the primary payload, the rocket will carry on board four micro-satellites weighing […]

The Top 10 Things You Must Know About SIRI

The Top 10 Things You Must Know About SIRI

Addressing US Congress India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi had mentioned about the computer programme Siri, Yoga’s popularity, the decline of baseball and the acknowledgment of India’s disputes with America over intellectual property rights. He said “SIRI tells us that India’s ancient heritage of yoga has over 30 million practitioners in the US”…Let’s discuss what SIRI actually is…. […]

Features of China’s ‘Hack Proof’ Quantum Communication Satellite

Features of China’s ‘Hack Proof’ Quantum Communication Satellite

China will launch its first experimental quantum communication satellite in July 2016, whose communications cannot be intercepted. It will be the first quantum communication through a satellite in the world. Chinese scientists have taken five years to develop and manufacture the first quantum satellite. China’s near-term goal is to create an Asia-Europe Intercontinental quantum key distribution by 2020 […]

Useful Biographies of Scientists and Inventors

Useful Biographies of Scientists and Inventors

Here I will give you a compact list of useful biographies of famous personalities who belong to science background, some of them are big inventors. This list will prove to be very important for students and specially kids. We will mention biographies of famous scientists throughout the ages. These scientists includes Aristotle, Leonardo Da Vinci, […]