Kanak Singh

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This Breathtaking Photo of Earth Really Puts Everything Into Perspective

This is what 40 million miles looks like.<p>It's been a conflicting few months on this blue orb of ours, but nothing puts life into perspective like a …

Astronomy

Neptune's mysterious storm shrinking out of existence

New research suggests the planet's storms rage hard and fizzle quickly because of wind shear<p>Almost five billion kilometres from Earth is a powerful …

Astronomy

Giant Moon descends on Kolkata and delights citizens; full details here

Hack:<p>A giant 3-D installation of the Moon has been installed in Kolkata as part of the Museum of the Moon project<p>The moon has descended on the lawns …

Astronomy

Striped Rocks Have Been Found On Mars By NASA Which Look Strikingly Similar To Ones On Earth

NASA’s Opportunity Rover continues to surprise and excite, and recently there has been a new discovery of striped rocks on Mars which would not look …

Mars Rover

Neptune's Mysterious Storm Possibly Smells Like Rotten Eggs

Like Jupiter, Neptune has a giant spinning mystery. NASA's Hubble Telescope captured a time-lapse of the storm for the first time and found a surprising conclusion—it is shrinking.<p>Officially called a "dark vortex," the Neptunian storm shares a few properties with Jupiter's Great Red Spot (GRS). …

Astronomy

ALMA telescope spies a supermassive black hole’s spinning disk

For decades, astronomers have spoken of galaxies with supermassive black holes at their cores. Now they say they’ve clearly confirmed one such hole’s …

Black Holes

The Little Rover That Could

We think you can, Opportunity.<p><i>NASA’s Opportunity rover is the longest surviving rover on Mars. On Saturday, February 17, it experienced its 5,000th dawn on a distant planet. It was only scheduled to see 90. But Opportunity's long journey started much earlier, at the height of the space race. With</i> …

Space Science

Green Comet Will Pass Near Earth—With a Twin

A rare double comet is buzzing by; here’s how to see it for yourself.<p>A rapidly brightening green comet is making a historically close encounter with Earth on Monday, March 21. And following right behind it like a tagalong sibling is a second, smaller comet.<p>The green comet, named 252P/LINEAR, is …

Astronomy

Astronomers tracking close-passing asteroid 2017 VR12

2017 VR12 will pass closest to Earth – 3.76 times the moon’s distance – during the night of March 6-7. It’s a good target for radar, and amateur …

Astronomy

Good News: The Milky Way May Not Be Devoured by Andromeda Galaxy After All

The closest galaxy to our own is the majestic Andromeda galaxy, a collection of a trillion stars located a “mere” 2 million light years away. New …

Astrophysics

Nearly 100 Earth-like ‘exoplanets’ found outside our solar system

Scientists have discovered nearly 100 new “exoplanets” in the search for Earth-like planets that could support life.<p>It’s a major breakthrough that …

Universe

Solar storm could strike Earth Thursday: What you need to know

A solar storm is forecast to hit Earth early Thursday after the Sun unleashed a powerful solar flare — a burst of high-energy radiation — Sunday night.<p>NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory Satellite captured a solar flare on the Sun releasing a coronal mass ejection (CME) around 8:25 p.m. ET …

Astronomy

What will it take to go to Venus?

Undeterred by funding woes, scientists are scraping together ideas to tackle heat, pressure and acidity challenges of landing on Venus.

Space

Astronomers detect comets transiting distant stars

There are currently more than 3,500 confirmed known exoplanets thanks to the remarkable sensitivity of the Kepler spacecraft and to technological …

Astronomy

A strange Supernova with a gamma-ray burst

Astrophysics

Ronaldo nails 2 penalties as Real Madrid beats Valencia 4-1

Cristiano Ronaldo scored two penalties in the first half to lead Real Madrid past Valencia 4-1 on Saturday, intensifying their fight for third place …

Soccer

'I cannot predict the future' - Antonio Conte says Chelsea players looked confused in defeat to Watford

Stay on top of the latest Premier League news and rumours and in our live blog

Soccer

Javi Gracia Speaks of 'Unforgettable Night' After His Watford Side Beat Chelsea 4-1 at Vicarage Road

Watford manager Javi Gracia has praised his side after they produced a dominant display against current Premier League champions Chelsea in a 4-1 …

Soccer

"Just what the doctor ordered": Huddersfield Town fans have final say on Birmingham City victory

The Town supporters were pleased with the attacking display at St Andrew's

Soccer

Under-21s: AFC Bournemouth 6-0 Bury

THERE IS NO SOUND ON THIS FOOTAGE. Here's our analyst footage of all six goals from Vitality Stadium as Carl Fletcher's side secured a big win.

AFC Bournemouth

Chelsea to Ban Supporters Found to Have Used Anti-Semitic Language in Watford Defeat

Chelsea will ban fans found to have used anti-Semitic language during Monday night's 4-1 defeat against Watford, BBC Sport have reported.<p>A report on …

Anti-Semitism

Exclusive: South Korea ace Chung-yong Lee reveals his heartbreak on failed Bolton Wanderers loan from Crystal Palace

Palace midfielder opens up on what happened on transfer deadline day

Soccer

Swansea win FA Cup replay 8-1, Huddersfield through to face Manchester United

LONDON (Reuters) - Rampant Swansea City thrashed fourth-tier Notts County 8-1 in a replay to reach the FA Cup fifth round on Tuesday as they chalked up their biggest victory in the competition.<p>Swansea’s fellow Premier League side Huddersfield Town fought back against second-tier Birmingham City to …

Soccer

Steve Cotterill: Birmingham City boss proud of effort in Huddersfield FA Cup defeat

<b>Birmingham City manager Steve Cotterill was really proud of Blues' spirit in their FA Cup fourth-round replay extra-time loss to Huddersfield Town.</b><p>Blues ended up on the wrong end of their heaviest defeat since Cotterill took charge in September, conceding three goals in 12 minutes in extra time to …

McDaniels' agent reportedly told him spurning Colts was the biggest mistake of his career

McDaniels' agent also represents Colts GM Chris Ballard, which could be awkward now<p>Not even a day ago, the Indianapolis Colts announced that Josh …

NFL

A new recipe for hunting alien life

Oxygen, which might be a deadly poison for most life out there, might make such creatures easier to find<p>Imagine stepping into a time machine, one that could traverse not only billions of years but also countless light years of space, all in search of life in the universe. Where would you find most …

Universe

Astronomers Just Measured The Strongest Magnetic Field Ever Seen on The Sun

The active region was wider than Jupiter.<p>Four years ago, a monster sunspot complex broke a solar record. As astronomers have just figured out, it was …

Astronomy

Surprise -- Our Solar System's Not Like The Others

Check out the architecture of our solar system.<p>Little planets close to the star, big planets far away.<p>Scientists once supposed the other star systems in the Milky Way would look about the same.<p>“That’s what we used to think,” says Andrea Ghez, UCLA professor of physics and astronomy.<p>But researchers …

Astronomy

The Most Detailed Image of Another Star Is Also a Preview of Our Sun's Dying Days

The star π1 Gruis is 530 light-years away, but it is so huge astronomers can see it in fine detail.<p>This image of the star called π1 Gruis (or Pi1 Gruis, from an early 19th century naming scheme) is perhaps the most detailed image of the surface of a star that's not the sun.<p>"The record keeps getting …

Universe