Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com| Edited by Nilavro Ghosh
UPDATED ON DEC 12, 2020 05:30 PM IST
The exoplanet called HD106906 b occupies an unlikely orbit around a double star 336 light-years away. It was first discovered in 2013 with the Magellan Telescopes at the Las Campanas Observatory in Chile’s Atacama Desert.
Washington | By Asian News International| posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON OCT 10, 2020 06:11 PM IST
Spinach, when converted from its leafy, edible form into carbon nanosheets, acts as a catalyst for an oxygen reduction reaction in fuel cells and metal-air batteries.
‘Worlds as large as Neptune to smaller than Earth’: In a first, new machine learning algorithm confirms 50 new planets
Washington D.C. | By Asian News International | Posted By: Trisha Sengupta
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2020 10:11 AM IST
The fifty planets range from worlds as large as Neptune to smaller than the Earth.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Srinivas Reddy
UPDATED ON JUN 08, 2020 05:23 AM IST
Corona is a fated opportunity. Fated in the sense that it was inevitable: we abused Mother Earth so much that she was forced to strike back in her own way.
Washington | By Reuters
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2020 06:26 PM IST
This large young planet is forming around a star called AB Aurigae that is about 2.4 times the mass of the Sun and located in our Milky Way galaxy 520 light years from Earth, researchers said on Wednesday.
Hrithik Roshan responds to fan’s question if he is smoking in pic with sons, says he’d ‘decimate’ every cigarette from planet
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2020 01:18 PM IST
Hrithik Roshan was asked by a concerned fan if he was holding a cigarette in his hand in a recent picture with his sons Hrehaan and Hridhaan. The actor shared his thoughts on smoking in response.
By Rishabh Suri
UPDATED ON APR 03, 2020 06:14 PM IST
The actor talks about how during such a crisis, people should come out and help each other, whiles also spreading awareness and maintaining social distancing.
London | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAR 12, 2020 01:58 PM IST
One could say that this planet gets rainy in the evening, except it rains iron,” said study co-author David Ehrenreich, a professor at the University of Geneva in Switzerland.
Hindustan Times | By Vanessa Viegas
UPDATED ON JAN 20, 2020 07:06 PM IST
As the legendary vocalist turns 90, a look at how he has pushed for equality through art, lives a life of respect for all forms, and now has a planet named after him.
Washington | By Indo Asian News Service
PUBLISHED ON JAN 12, 2020 04:02 PM IST
In 2019, when 17-year-old Wolf Cukier finished his junior year at Scarsdale High School in New York, he joined NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, as a summer intern.
Madrid | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 12, 2019 01:53 PM IST
Speaking at the COP25 climate conference here, the young activist from Manipur who has already spoken in 21 countries on climate change, gave the world a glimpse of her resolve as she urged global leaders to “act now against climate change”.
UPDATED ON NOV 18, 2019 08:44 PM IST
In the last decade, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has been working tirelessly in areas of health-care, sanitation, agriculture and financial services for underprivileged people in India.
Hindustan Times | By Radhika Bhirani, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 05, 2019 02:19 PM IST
Sitar player and composer Anoushka Shankar says she was overwhelmed after a minor planet was named after her in 2017.
Paris Fashion Week 2020: Designer Stella McCartney’s plea for planet after deal with fashion’s richest man
Paris | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON OCT 01, 2019 02:51 PM IST
British designer Stella McCartney pleaded for fashion to “wake up” and help save the planet after her first Paris show as part of the industry’s biggest luxury conglomerate.
Hindustan Times | By Manjula Narayan
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2019 12:39 PM IST
Berjis Desai’s book that lists the A to Z of the Parsi way of life shows you why the community makes other Indians both glad and mad.
PUBLISHED ON SEP 02, 2019 05:54 PM IST
Paris | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON AUG 20, 2019 08:55 AM IST
The new planet, b Pictoris c, completes its orbit roughly every 1,200 days. Like its big sister b Pictoris b, discovered by Lagrange and her team in 2009, it is a gassy giant.
Berlin | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 19, 2019 12:38 PM IST
The observations showed that two planets are orbiting the red dwarf star, both of them similar to the planets in the inner part of the Solar System.
Washington | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 16, 2019 01:50 PM IST
The Transiting Exoplanets Survey Satellite (TESS) also discovered a warm sub-Neptune-sized world in the same system, according to a study published in the Astrophysical Journal Letters.
Hindustan Times | By Sanchita Kalra
PUBLISHED ON MAR 01, 2019 04:58 PM IST
The wave of the #10yearchallenge may be over, but it is continues to help create environment awareness
Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 18, 2018 01:57 PM IST
Simulating in the lab the atmospheres of planets beyond the solar system, researchers successfully created both organic compounds and oxygen, absent of life.
By Promotional Feature, HT Brand Studio
UPDATED ON MAY 10, 2018 05:04 PM IST
As we inch closer to Earth Day 2018, let’s raise a toast to a few forward-thinking organisations that are tackling some of the most urgent issues of our times.
Associated Press, Washington | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON MAR 23, 2018 09:57 PM IST
Scientists pointed to this week’s death of the last male northern white rhino in Africa, severe declines in the numbers of elephants, tigers and pangolins, but said those are only the most visible and charismatic of species that are in trouble.