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India to Join 27-Nation Club to Set Up Early Earthquake Warning System

India is moving in the direction of setting up early earthquake warning system that gives indications few second before it occurs, thus saving people who can take precautions to escape the wrath of the devastation as witnessed in recent Nepal earthquake. The system to be developed in association with 26 other countries including Japan, will strengthen the people living in ...

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Earth Crust’s Abundant Mineral of 38% Named 50 Years Later, Successfully; Why the Delay?

It took more than five decades for a known earth mineral to be named finally as bridgmanite, after Nobel laureature Percy Bridgman. The mineral found earth’s crust makes up 38 percent of the Earth. The delay was thanks to rigid International Mineralogical Association rule that minerals can only be named and classified once they’ve been analysed in their natural state. ...

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