Tag Archives: 2015

ISRO Mars Orbiter Mission Team Selected for 2015 Space Pioneer Award

After Times ranking of mars Mission among the top 10 scientific achievements of the year 2014, Indian government’s laurels and awars notwithstanding, now the team has been named winner of the 2015 Space Pioneer Award in the Science and Engineering category. The award will be presented at the National Space Society’s 2015 International Space Development Conference (ISDC) to be held ...

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Mangalyaan, GSLV Mark III Success Pushes ISRO to Ponder Sending Manned Mission Into Space Next

The itinerari of Indian space agency ISRO is clear now with the successful launch of the Mars Mission Mangalyaan in September 2013 and the experiment of its re-entry capable GSLC Mark III launch vehicle. Buoyed with the success, ISRO is pondering its next mission to send Indian astronauts into space, confirmed Dr K. Radhakrishnan, who served as the chairman of ...

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Welcoming New Year 2015 in Indian Style

India embraced the New Year with boisterous midnight revelry and religious devotion on Thursday. The celebrations however left two people dead in Hyderabad. In virtually every major city and town, people — mostly the young — welcomed 2015 with music and dancing. As the clock struck 12 midnight, firecrackers went off and motorists honked their horns. Indoor parties raged through the ...

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2015 Likely to Hold Great Future for Science

As per the reports from a journal Nature, when 2014 turns out to be a great year with discoveries of 3D-printed body parts and scientific breakthroughs like comet landing, 2015 too holds a great future for science. It is in 2015, the world’s most powerful atom smasher, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), is expected to restart. The machine at CERN, ...

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BioAsia to Hold Healthcare Devthon in Hyderabad in January

BioAsia 2015 declared the Healthcare Devthon in Hyderabad with a focus on idea validation, design and rapid prototyping of technologies and solutions relevant to the life sciences and healthcare sector. It will be held as four phases in the months of January and February. BioAsia Healthcare Devthon is an initiative that will bring together healthcare experts, doctors, designers, engineers, technologists ...

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Former PM Vajpayee to be Honoured with Bharat Ratna Tomorrow

Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and freedom fighter Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya will be awarded the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honour, a Rasthrapati Bhavan communique said on Wednesday. “The President has been pleased to award Bharat Ratna to Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya (posthmously) and to Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee,” the communique said. Vajpayee was prime minister from 1998 ...

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Google celebrates season of giving with $15 Million in grants

Google team said it is joining in to help spread the holiday cheer by giving more than $15 million in grants to organizations using technology to address some of the world’s biggest problems. From San Francisco to Western Africa, these organizations are making a direct impact on people around the world, every day. Posted by Jacquelline Fuller, Director, Google.org. Coinciding ...

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