Curiosity Blasts Rocks On Mars With Its Laser – Dailyjag

Curiosity Blasts Rocks On Mars With Its Laser – Dailyjag.

NASA’s space rover, Curiosity on Mars successfully completed the testing of its lasers by zapping its first rock with its laser beam on Sunday. It is an important step in the search of life-friendly habitats.

Chemistry and Camera instrument or simply ChemCam device mounted on Curiosity fired a flat a high-powered laser 30 tines in 10 seconds on a flat, fist-sized rock and blasted it into pieces. The ChemCam created plasma sparks that were analyzed by three light-splitting spectrometers to determine their chemical contents.

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NASA updates Curiosity’s software from 350 million miles away – Dailyjag

NASA updates Curiosity’s software from 350 million miles away – Dailyjag.

Just as we like to keep our computers and smart phones up to date  with the latest software, same is the case with NASA. NASA is trying to keep the Curiosity rover’s software up to date from 350 million miles away.

BMC plans to wash Mumbai with ‘Artificial Rain’, a first

BMC plans to wash Mumbai with ‘Artificial Rain’, a first.

Mumbaikars worrying about low rainfall? Well, government don’t trust in pleasing Indra, they instead are going to give the bollywood town an “artificial rain”.

Artificial rain, The first of it’s kind experiment in India is being supported by Mumbai civic body and supposedly would cost Rs 6.5 crore.

Inflation Rates Of July Less Than Estimates – Dailyjag

Inflation Rates Of July Less Than Estimates – Dailyjag.

The inflation rates in June 2012 were 7.25 per cent and in May, 7.55 per cent. A Thomson Reuters poll of 24 experts had median projection of the inflation rates as high as 7.37 per cent. But the inflation rates (measured by Wholesale Price Index) in July remained lower than expected. The Reuters poll predicted inflation rates to be in a tight range of 6.90 per cent to 7.59 per cent which is the narrowest polls since January.

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Dragons | Wazaap!Wazaap!

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Dragons | Wazaap!Wazaap!.

Ringling Bros. circus goes on a magical adventure in its latest edition, honoring the Year of the Dragon. Circus performers from all over the world have come together to showcase their breathtaking dare-devilry and superhuman feats of athleticism. The Flying Caceres fam…