Category Archives: Science & technology

Summary on India’s GAGAN Navigation System

Global Positioning System (GPS) from the USA, Global Navigation Satellite System (GLONASS) from the Russian Federation and the proposed GALILEO satellite navigation system from Europe are meant for providing position…

Different Type of Missiles and their Technology

  Author: Parveen Kaswan (Follow)   Missiles are generally classified on the basis of their Type, Launch Mode, Range, Propulsion, Warhead and Guidance Systems. On the basis of Type: (i)…

Japan and India Launched Research Project to Study LNG Pricing

Japan and India on 10 October 2012 launched a joint research project into pricing structures in LNG markets.   Japan’s industry minister Yukio Edano and Deputy chairman of Planning commission…

Chemistry Noble Prize 2012

103 Nobel Prizes in Chemistry have been awarded since 1901. It was not awarded on eight occasions: in 1916, 1917, 1919, 1924, 1933, 1940, 1941 and 1942.The Royal Swedish Academy…

Physiology or Medicine Nobel Prize 2012

102 Nobel Prizes in Physiology or Medicine have been awarded since 1901. It was not awarded on nine occasions: in 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1921, 1925, 1940, 1941 and 1942.The…

Physics Noble Prize 2012

The Nobel Prize in Physics has been awarded 105 times to 192 Nobel Laureates between 1901 and 2011.The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences is responsible for the selection of the…

Barnard 68

Within our galaxy at a distance of about 500 light-years from the Earth lies a Part of the Sky Completely Devoured of any light and stars. It was considered as…