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Cassini-Huygens: Stunning Image of Titan’s Tallest Mountain Rivals Everest

Latest Cassini Images of Titan

NASA’s Cassini probe mission has sent images of Saturn’s moon Titan showing some tallest mountains on its surface measuring more than 10,000 feet. The mountainous ridges called the Mithrim Montes showed three series of mountain ridges and the top measured 10,948 feet in height. Most of these mountain ridges are located near the equator. The region is called Xanadu. “It’s ...

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Deforestation in Northern Hemisphere Affecting Indian Monsoon: IISc Study

The green cover that was existing in the high altitude Northern Hemisphere in the 1750s is no more seen today and the impact is visible in Indian monsoon getting affected, said IISc climate scientists attributing the fall in monsoon rains to increased deforestation. The Bangalore-based Indian Institute of sciences (IISc) centre said in the 1750s, only about 7% of the ...

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Chennai Zoo Wall Collapses, White Tigers Safe

All the white tigers at the zoo in Chennai are within their enclosures, after a portion of a protective wall around its enclosure fell due to rainfall. “No tiger has escaped and all the white tigers are in their enclosure inside the zoo,” K.S.S.V.P. Reddy, director, Arignar Anna Zoological Park popularly known as Vandalur zoo, told IANS here on Saturday. ...

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India vs West Indies 1st ODI: Despite Rains, Kochi Braves for Thrill – Preview, Prediction, Team News

Host India will take on West Indies on Wednesday at Kochi in their first of three ODIs scheduled for the season while the visitors, bereft of their icon bowler sunil Narine, will have to brace for the onsalught both from players and the rain god tomorrow in Kerala. India versus West Indies ODI series kick starts at 2:30 PM (IST) ...

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