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Why does everyone remember how the 'Challenger' exploded mid-air

Why does everyone remember how the 'Challenger' exploded mid-airOn the morning of Jan. 28, 1986 when Challenger was thrown to pieces in mid-air after a fatal accident and everyone seems to remember it.

It was a Tuesday morning in the US, and assemblies of schoolchildren were accumulated around TV sets to watch the orbiter lift off from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

Ancient Europeans had blue eyes with dark skin as per DNA reports

Ancient Europeans had blue eyes with dark skin as per DNA reportsResearchers have found after a new study that blue-eyed individuals have been existing in Europe for as long as 7,000 years.

As per researchers who have sequenced the DNA of a man who existed on the Iberian landmass before Europeans got to be agriculturists presumably had blue eyes but with visibly dim hair and skin.

Water vapor plumes seen on Ceres

Water vapor plumes seen on CeresResearchers said on Wednesday that the dwarf planet Ceres, a standout amongst the most captivating objects in the earth's planetary group, is spouting water vapor from its uncommon ice-secured surface.  This has led to a finding that raises the inquiry of if it could be welcoming to life.

All Passengers Safely Rescued from Icebound Russian Ship in Antarctica

All Passengers Safely Rescued from Icebound Russian Ship in AntarcticaRescuers have confirmed that all the passengers on icebound Russian ship in Antarctica have been airlifted on Thursday.

Will ISRO Join the Cryo Club in 2014?

Will ISRO Join the Cryo Club in 2014?According to a latest report, scientists at the ISRO are feeling very enthusiastic and at the same time curious as they can't wait to know that whether ISRO's toil and tears will fructify and usher India into a select club of countries or not.

The scientists at the ISRO are anxious to know that whether India will be among those countries, which own their cryogenic rocket engine technology or not.

Endangered Species Act Turns 40

Endangered Species Act Turns 40According to a latest report, The Endangered Species Act, which was initiated in order to save as well as protect the species which were threatened to get extinct soon, has recently completed 40 years of achievement.

The authorities concerned are of the view that the act has served as a successful tool in order to protect endangered species.

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