Science and Technology Current Affairs (Page : 7)

  • 'Philae': first ever spacecraft to land on a comet

    Thursday, Nov 13, 2014

    'Philae': first ever spacecraft to land on a comet

      Science has conquered another territory. After Moon and Mars, the humanity have succeeded in successfully landing on a comet - 67P - in a hist

  • IRNSS 1C successfully launched

    Thursday, Oct 16, 2014

    IRNSS 1C successfully launched

      India is just 4 satellites away from having its own GPS.  The third in the series of seven navigational satellites, namely 'IRNSS 1C', has suc

  • India to help build the largest ground telescope 'TMT'

    Thursday, Sep 25, 2014

    India to help build the largest ground telescope 'TMT'

      The scientists are building the most advanced and powerful optical telescope on the Earth and India is one of the partner country on the mega pro

  • India's tryst with Mars and 'Destiny'

    Wednesday, Sep 24, 2014

    India's tryst with Mars and 'Destiny'

      India sees 'Red' and the world is going green with envy. India, with its maiden Mars mission Mangalyaan, achieves what no Asian country has ever&nb

  • Meet Dinosaurs: The biggest, the latest

    Tuesday, Sep 09, 2014

    Meet Dinosaurs: The biggest, the latest

      There is a lot going on in the world of Paleontologists.  Scientist have unearthed first the largest ever dinosaur (probably) and then we get

  • Mars 2020 rover to create oxygen from Mars’ atmosphere

    Wednesday, Aug 06, 2014

    Mars 2020 rover to create oxygen from Mars’ atmosphere

      NASA’s Mars 2020 rover mission will be able to extract oxygen from carbon dioxide present in Mars’ atmosphere. This revolutionary technology

  • INS Kamorta: Nation's 1st indigenous warship

    Thursday, Jul 17, 2014

    INS Kamorta: Nation's 1st indigenous warship

      You don't aim to be a world power riding on endowments! Its your inner strength and capacity that decides how far you can go in face of adversity

  • PSLV-C23 successfully launched

    Monday, Jun 30, 2014

    PSLV-C23 successfully launched

      ISRO has successfully put five foreign satellites from four countries aboard PSLV-C23 rocket into space. The commercial launch brings huge sum of fore

  • Meet

    Thursday, Jun 26, 2014

    Meet "ATLAST": The world’s most powerful telescope

      NASA is planning to launch the world’s most powerful telescope named ATLAST by 2030. The advanced telescope will primarily engage in detection

  • Google acquires Satellite maker Skybox Imaging for $500 million

    Thursday, Jun 12, 2014

    Google acquires Satellite maker Skybox Imaging for $500 million

      With an eye on improving its online mapping service, Google has bought out Satellite maker Skybox Imaging for $500 million. Points to Note Th


Science and Technology Tidbits ( Jun 12, 2014 - Nov 13, 2014 )

  • Nov 13, 2014 'Philae': the first ever spacecraft to land on a comet. - read more

  • Nov 08, 2014 Popular mobile app Quixey, the so-called 'Search Engine for apps', is going to buy Bengaluru-based mobile application start-up Dexetra.   show

  • Nov 05, 2014 BSF opts for modernization: Sand scooters to fill in for camels for border patrolling in desert of Rajasthan   show

  • Oct 31, 2014 Scientists grow miniature human stomachs from stem cells. show

  • Oct 30, 2014 A study by Nasscom depicts India as the third largest start up ecosystem in the world. show

  • Oct 30, 2014 NASA rocket explodes at launch. show

  • Oct 28, 2014 According to scientists gangotri rapidly disintegrating. show

  • Oct 17, 2014 'Nirbhay', nuclear-capable sub-sonic cruise missile, successfully test-fired from the Integrated Missile Test Range in Chandipur, Odisha.   show

  • Oct 16, 2014 IRNSS 1C successfully launched; India is just 4 satellites away from having its own GPS. - read more

  • Oct 04, 2014 The world first baby is born out of a transplanted womb to Swedish parents.   show

  • Oct 04, 2014 ISRO will launch the IRNSS 1C satellite - 3rd of the seven in the series making our regional GPS namely "Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS)"- on October 10. show

  • Sep 25, 2014 India to help build the largest ground telescope 'TMT'. - read more

  • Sep 24, 2014 India becomes 4th country in the world and first in Asia to land on Mars. - read more

  • Sep 17, 2014 Paying toll to get easier in the country; centre to roll out Electronic Toll Collection (ETC) program under the brand name 'FASTag'.     show

  • Sep 09, 2014 Rukwatitan Bisepultus: The newest discovered species of Dinosaur  - read more

  • Sep 04, 2014 Government releases mobile application ‘Incredible India’ to facilitate foreign and domestic tourists in India.   show

  • Aug 16, 2014 'INS Kolkata', nation's largest indigenously built warship, gets commissioned into Navy.    show

  • Aug 06, 2014 NASA’s Mars 2020 rover mission will be able to extract oxygen from carbon dioxide present in Mars’ atmosphere.   - read more

  • Jul 31, 2014 NASA's Mars exploration rover "Opportunity" creates the world record for the longest distance traveled on an alien land.   show

  • Jul 25, 2014 India`s first interplanetary spacecraft 'Mars Orbiter Mission' completes 80 percent of its journey successfully.   - read more

  • Jul 19, 2014 DRDO to launch a chilli spray named Capsispray.   show

  • Jul 17, 2014 Meet INS Kamorta: Nation's 1st indigenous warship - read more

  • Jul 10, 2014 Scientists have come across the fossils of the world's biggest flying bird known to humans.   show

  • Jul 08, 2014 NASA to launch world's first flying observatory aboard a Boeing 747 jetliner in 2015.   show

  • Jul 04, 2014 NASA launches Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2) satellite, designed to track carbon dioxide (green house gases), into space.    show

  • Jun 30, 2014 ISRO's commercial launch of PSLV-C23 rocket is successful.  - read more

  • Jun 26, 2014 NASA is planning to launch the world’s most powerful telescope named ATLAST by 2030. - read more

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