Scientists discover “angel” particle

An experiment proposed by Stanford theorists finds evidence for the Majorana fermion, a particle that’s its own antiparticle. In a discovery that concludes an 80-year quest, Stanford and University of California researchers found evidence…

Indians discover superclusters of galaxies

Its mass extends over the scale of 600 million light years, the research said.  (Image: Photo Credit: IUCAA) A team of Indian astronomers has discovered an extremely large supercluster of galaxies – as big as…

IIT-Delhi engineer developing hybrid regional plane in US

Highlights Ashish Kumar is developing regional hybrid-electric aircraft whose range will go up to 1,600 km by 2030 Founded in 2013, Zunum Aero is building a family of commercial hybrid-to-electric aircraft designed for regional…

Record breaking brown dwarf identified

  LONDON: Astronomers have identified a record breaking brown dwarf – a star too small for nuclear fusion – with the ‘purest’ composition and the highest mass yet known, located 750 light years away….

British Teenager Points Out Error in NASA Data

A 17-year-old British teenager pointed out a major error in a set of data that NASA collects from the International Space Station (ISS), the media reported. A-level student Miles Soloman from Tapton School in…

Seven teams qualify for Indian private moon mission

The state-run Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will fly TeamIndus spacecraft (robot) on its PSLV (Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle) or rocket from its Sriharikota spaceport in Andhra Pradesh, about 80 km northeast of Chennai….