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It’s Official: ISRO Mangalyaan’s Lifespan Extended by 6 More Months

Following a statement in parliament by the Minister of Science and Technology, ISRO on Tuesday formally extended the lifespan of the Mangalyaan or Mars Orbiter Mission by six more months. While scientists are hopeful to get few more pictures and signals from the mission, the effective phase of the mission has already been achieved. “As the 1,340 kg Mars Orbiter ...

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Apple reportedly working on Steve Jobs’ dream car ‘TITAN’, electric minivan

Move over GM and Toyota, here is Apple stepping into your shoe with an electric vehicle similar to Reva seen on the roads of India and UK frequently. Reports said the tech giant is seriously exploring an exclusive Apple-branded electric vehicle resembling a minivan. The Wall Street Journal said the project, code-named Titan, has been operational with several hundreds of ...

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Japanese war-time 1944 computer revived to successfully solve complex equations

A Japanese analogue computer made in 1944 by Osaka Imperial University has been restored and reactivated at a university in Tokyo where it has been able to solve differential equations even after seven decades. The outdated computer is one of the two working differential analysers that still exist in the world. The other one is at the University of Manchester ...

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