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‘Interstellar’ technology throws light on spinning black holes in space

Oscar-nominated movie ‘Interstellar’ team has turned science fiction into science fact by providing new insights into the powerful effects of black holes. In a paper published in the journal Classical and Quantum Gravity, the team describe the innovative computer code ‘Gargantua’ that was used to generate the movie’s iconic images of the wormhole, black hole and various celestial objects, and ...

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Will A.R. Rahman get one more Oscar ?

Double Oscar winning Indian composer A.R. Rahman is once again in the race for an Academy Award. Among the 114 scores in contention for a nomination in the Original Score category for the 87th Oscars, the Mozart of Madras stands a chance with three mentions. His work for “Million Dollar Arm”, “The Hundred-Foot Journey” and Indian film “Kochadaiiyaan” are part ...

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