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NASA’s lost balloon recovered from Antarctica

New York: Scientists have recovered a lost football-field-sized balloon with a telescope hanging beneath it from Antarctica after a year of its flight. According to the US space agency NASA, the balloon floated 39 kms above the Antarctic…

January 2017 third-hottest on record: NASA

New York: January 2017 was just a little cooler than last year and its temperature matched that for the same month in 2007, making it the third warmest January in 137 years of modern record-keeping, according to NASA scientists. Last…

L&T, European firm set up JV for missile systems

New Delhi: Engineering conglomerate Larsen and Toubro and European missile major MBDA on Monday announced the setting up of a joint venture to develop and manufacture missiles in India to meet the country's defence requirements. The JV,…