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NASA launches lightest and smallest Indian satellite

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This one-of-itskind satellite, which can be held in one's palm is a 3.8cm cube and its structure is fully 3-D printed with reinforced carbon fiber polymer. The satellite weighing 64 grams was launched by NASA. Other than assessing the performance of the 3D-printed carbon fiber material, the KalamSat was also equipped with a nano Geiger Muller counter, which will provide details about the radiation levels in space. Read More »

India to take corrective steps to ensure telecoms growth

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Sinha's meeting with the telecom bigwigs comes amid a raging financial crisis in the telecom sector. SBI officials said the ebitda (earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation) of the industry has gone down from Rs 75,000 crore two years ago to Rs 45,000 crore now, putting a question mark on the ability of companies to service their debt, which is estimated at Rs 4 lakh crore. Read More »

Stranded Curiosity Rover Gets More Free Will: What Could Go Wrong?

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Features on the Red Planet's surface continue to be a source of fascination. Check out the telescopic lens on this thing. Back in April, during a keynote at the 2017 Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) in Boston, Jason Crusan, Director of the Advanced Exploration Systems Division within the Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate at NASA , was also optimistic about the agency's work. Read More »

Tropical Storm Cindy pushes ashore in Louisiana

Harrison County Emergency Management Director Rupert Lacy said there were no injuries but fences, trees and power lines were damaged. Gov. Kay Ivey of Alabama declared a state of emergency for that state on Tuesday . Lt. Bill Davis, from Bossier parish sheriff office says, "just take it easy, take extra time to get where you need to go and if you don't need to be out and about, then you know enjoy it at home or where ever you are and just ride it out as you will". Read More »

EU Leaders Remain Committed to Paris Climate Deal After US Rollback

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And they add that the U.S. withdrawal makes that likelihood increase. "The American government may have pulled out of the agreement, but the American people remain committed to it and we will meet our targets", Bloomberg said. Earlier this month, Signer announced that he would be joining the Mayors National Climate Action Agenda. We will buy and create more demand for electric cars and trucks. Read More »

Suns nab forward Josh Jackson with 4th overall pick

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Collins was selected by the Atlanta Hawks and Giles was selected by the Kings via the Portland trade. Jackson's former KU teammate Frank Mason - as well as Kansas State product Wesley Iwundu - were not yet selected at time of publication. Read More »

Otto Warmbier dies after being detained by North Korea

Mr Warmbier, 22, was arrested in the reclusive communist country while visiting as a tourist previous year. Portman said he will focus on opening communications channels but first will attend Warmbier's funeral, "celebrating his enormous life". Read More »

Russian hackers targeted 21 states during presidential election says government cyber expert

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Trump has decried the investigations as witch hunts and has rejected the assessment by US intelligence agencies that Russia's hacking and disinformation campaign was meant to aid his candidacy. Special counsel Robert Mueller has finished his meeting with leaders of the Senate Judiciary Committee in a secure room in the Capitol. The investigation has shadowed Trump from the outset, though he's denied any ties to Russian Federation or knowledge of any campaign coordination with Moscow. Read More »

Original Xbox Games Are Coming to Xbox One Backward Compatibility

The less powerful Xbox One S also supports HDR . Whether the Xbox One X will help Microsoft gain an edge is still unclear. Overall, Phil Spencer's perspective on consoles and gaming is quite interesting, and you can check out the entire interview by hitting the source link below. Read More »

Tropical storm Cindy moves inland in Louisiana; one dead in Alabama

Showers and thunderstorms are expected start overnight Thursday as the "moisture streams ahead" of the front, Martrich and the National Weather Service said. He also activated four Texas Task Force 1 boat squads and two Texas Military Department vehicles squads of five vehicles each for weather-related emergencies. Read More »

Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall along Gulf Coast

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The season got an early start with Tropical Storm Arlene in April. Tropical storm Cindy has halted oil production in parts of the Gulf. Water wasn't the only problem. At worst, the storm could flood neighborhoods outside the city's levee system and cause flash flooding even in protected areas. Authorities in Florida are urging people to stay off the beaches and out of the Gulf of Mexico until weather conditions brought by Tropical Storm Cindy improve. Read More »

Chance for showers and storms Wednesday and Thursday

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This is during the morning hours, and the rest of the day is dry. The humidity will continue to be in check with temperatures a few ticks above the 80-degree mark in Boston. You can follow my updates here and on Twitter @growingwisdom . A couple isolated showers or thunderstorms are possible Wednesday afternoon. Muggy. Read More »

Death of US student held by North Korea shocks fellow ex-detainees

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President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that Chinese efforts to persuade North Korea to rein in its nuclear program have failed, ratcheting up the rhetoric over the death of an American student who had been detained by Pyongyang. doctors have also disputed North Korea's version of events. It's unclear exactly how many Americans go to North Korea every year. Those who typically do travel from China, where tour groups market trips to adventure-seekers. Read More »

NZ yacht aground on reef off Fiji

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Listen to the latest news on our 5 radio stations Legend FM, Viti FM, Radio Sargam, FM96 and Navtarang. "If the yacht has simply run aground they can probably sit in it for quite some time, and if they've got a life raft they can make their way to the island". Read More »

Perry tells senators he did not write Trump energy budget

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The American Meteorological Society on Wednesday suggested the Energy Secretary lacked "fundamental understanding" on climate science after he claimed Carbon dioxide wasn't the primary force driving the global calamity. Seitter, executive director of the American Meteorological Society, sent a letter to the secretary making it very clear that he is misinformed. "One hundred percent? I don't buy it". Read More »

Synaptics Incorporated (NASDAQ:SYNA) Vs. Industry Vs. Sector Growth Analysis

Netapp Inc. now has $10.67B valuation. Going toward to the 50-day, we can see that shares are now trading -0.44% off of that figure. About shares traded. Macquarie Gp Limited owns 410,473 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Perhaps, that suggests something about why 94.23% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors. Read More »

BCCI to invite more applications for coach's post

Refering to Kohli's reservations against Kumble, the former India Olympian took to Twitter and wrote, "My biggest teachers was coach Uwe". You want that kind of a person. "I don't know about his coaching style but as a player, as an individual and as a senior he is just brilliant", said Sehwag, who played under Kumble's Test captaincy. Read More »

Anil Kumble quits as India cricket coach

Kohli is known for his aggressive style and Kumble, also a superstar cricketer during his time, is known to be a tough taskmaster and professional to the core. The country's board took a gamble last June when they put their trust in former captain Kumble, who had no real coaching experience and was not even on the original list of candidates. Read More »

NASA call bullsh*t on Gwyneth Paltrow's new 'bio-healing frequency' stickers

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Goop initially claimed that " Body Vibes stickers (made with the same conductive carbon material NASA uses to line space suits so they can monitor an astronaut's vitals during wear) come pre-programmed to an ideal frequency, allowing them to target imbalances", but when website Gizmodo sniffed it out and started to do a little digging, this information was quickly removed. Read More »

'The Bad Batch' Takes A Slow Trip Through The Wasteland

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Though produced well before the 2016 election, The Bad Batch is serendipitously timed to critique an administration anxious to ramp up incarcerations and build a wall across the Mexican border. But it's still no country for old men or young women - or, for that matter, a little girl named Honey (Jayda Fink) and her bunny rabbit, both token symbols of innocence in this dust-choked dystopia. Read More »

Likely Mars sized planet at two times the distance to Neptune

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This hypothetical planet has been dubbed " Planet Nine ", so if both predictions are correct, one of these yet-undiscovered objects could be the solar system's 10th planet. Three of the objects found by OSSOS appeared to be in the two previously identified clusters. But when the study authors accounted for the fact that their survey preferentially spotted bodies in certain parts of the sky at certain times of year, the evidence for clustering disappeared, says Shankman. Read More »