Monthly Archives: July 2010

Dark Energy and the Universe

Dark energy has the cosmoslogists scratching their heads. Observations taken by NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope and future space telescopes will be needed in order to determine the properties of dark energy, which makes up about 70 percent of the universe. … Continue reading

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NASA Spacecraft Camera Yields Most Accurate Mars Map

A camera aboard NASA’s Mars Odyssey spacecraft has helped develop the most accurate global Martian map ever. Researchers and the public can access the map via several websites and explore and survey the entire surface of the Red Planet.The map … Continue reading

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Airglow(Nightglow)

Airglow (also called nightglow) is the very weak emission of light by a planetary atmosphere. In the case of Earth’s atmosphere, this phenomenon causes the night sky to never be completely dark (even after the effects of starlight and diffused … Continue reading

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Some Facts About India

Dear Readers Found this very useful post about India and thought of sharing it with you all. INDIA Continent :Asia Region Southern Asia Indian subcontinent Coordinates 21°N 78°E / 21°N 78°E / 21; 78 Area Ranked 7th 3,287,263 km2 (1,269,219.3 … Continue reading

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