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2 labourers suffocate in 4-mtr-deep manhole as earth caves in

Two young construction workers were suffocated while trying to remove leftover bricks and debris from a manhole built recently by the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) in Attur Layout in Yelahanka New Town on Sunday afternoon. Sharanappa Gouda ... Deccan Herald, 9 hours ago

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Planet Earth's most brutal ruler

Whom will North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un kill next, and how? Image: North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un watches a drill by the Korean People's Army. Photograph: Reuters Tales of Kim Jong-un's ruthlessness -- some exaggerated -- have made him more feared within his country, and with a perpetual finger on the nuclear trigger earning him global notoriety. Ever since he assumed power in 2011, the 32-year-old North Korean dictator is said to have executed nearly 75 people, including members of his ...
 Rediff.com4 days ago

What are you going to do with your leap second?

Have you thought about what you're going to do with your extra second? The slightly odd rotation of the earth means that timekeepers are adding an additional tick to the last minute of the last hour of the last day of June. It's a tricky problem ...
 BBC5 days ago Tonight will be one second longer than usual  Copenhagen Post5 days ago Today, Pause for a Second  Noodls5 days ago Leap Second Will Extend the Day, and Might Roil the Internet  NewsOnFeeds.com5 days ago
Times of India

Why time will stop for a second on June 30

How is time measured? Our perception of time is based on the earth's revolution around the sun and its rotation around its own axis. One complete cycle around the sun is a year, while a complete rotation on its axis constitutes a day. Based on ...
 Economic Times1 week ago

Battery Technologies Powered by Earth, Fire, Wind, Water

There are a bazillion solar-powered portable batteries on the market. But they have this little problem: they need the sun in order to work. Inventors and engineers, seeing the need for portable power generation that doesn't require daylight, have ...
 Tested5 days ago Astronaut spots rare 'red' Aurora Borealis as severe solar storm hits Earth  Firstpost.com1 week ago Severe geomagnetic storm hits Earth; auroras, power problems possible  USA Today1 week ago Weather Gang: Aurora watch: Solar eruptions trigger severe geomagnetic storm on Earth  Washington Post1 week ago

6 Ways Medicine in Space is Completely Different from on Earth

NASA Preparing to make a house call: Scott Kelly, currently aboard the space station for a one-year stay, checks out spacewalk suit of space doc Kjell Lindgren, who blasts off next month Everything's different in zero-g You may or may not want ...
 Time1 week ago Aurorae grace the skies of Earth… with more on the way  SEN1 week ago Russia spacecraft, unmanned, plunges to Earth  Asian Age2 months ago Unmanned Russian spacecraft 'plunging to Earth'  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Extra Second Added To Time As Earth Slows Down

Tonight is going to be a long one . Well when we say long, we mean we'll be enjoying an extra second at 23:59. Bliss. The leap second means, the earth will experience a 61-second minute. The purpose? To realign the atomic clock with the earth's ...
 Huffington Post UK5 days ago Today will be a second longer: Scientists to add leap second at midnight  Alphr.com5 days ago One More Time! 7 Things You Can Do With The Extra Moment Granted By Today's Leap Second!  Uncova6 days ago Planet earth gets an extra 'leap second' on Tuesday  Breaking News.ie6 days ago
Irish Times

Asteroid Day: Campaign to alert world to threat of impacts

Hurtling bodies could wipe out much of Earth's population if collision occurs Screenshot of, a global awareness movement to protect Earth from asteroid impacts. Fintan Burke Topics: News Science More Topics Tue, Jun 30, 2015, 17:52 ...
 Irish Times5 days ago Search for deadly asteroids must be accelerated to protect , say experts  NewsOnFeeds.com5 days ago Asteroid Day raises awareness over threat from space  SEN5 days ago
Melbourne Age

Hold on a second: Extra moment in time to align clocks and earth

Blink and you will (literally) miss it, but you're about to get an extra morsel of precious time. The final minute of Tuesday, June 30, will last for 61 seconds when a "leap second" is inserted at midnight Universal Time. That corresponds to 10am ...
 Melbourne Age6 days ago Leap second spooks global markets  CNN Money5 days ago Cause of SpaceX Falcon 9 failure still unknown  USA Today5 days ago Not just Greece, extra second on Wednesday worries world markets  Hindustan Times5 days ago

​'Smell fingerprint' could identify every human on Earth, study says

16:03 Reuters / Victor Fraile It's a well-known fact that no two fingerprints are the same but apparently no two smellprints are the same, either. Scientists have discovered a way to characterize our sense of smell, and the unique ...
 Russia Today5 days ago
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