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Indian Lunar lander, Japanese rover to explore Moon in LUPEX mission, says JAXA official

Indian Lunar lander, Japanese rover to explore Moon in LUPEX mission, says JAXA official

Chennai: The Indian and Japanese Space agencies are planning a joint mission to the moon, that is meant to explore the Polar region. The mission, which will be known as LUPEX (Lunar Polar Exploration Mission), will feature an Indian Lunar lander and a Japanese rover. Dr.Hiroshi Yamakawa, President, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) revealed this and Japan’s future mission plans, ...

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What is the climate’s impact on the rail network?

What is the climate's impact on the rail network?

Climate change and the weather is having a greater impact on the transport network than ever. Flooding in the Blaenau Ffestiniog rail tunnel, which was built almost a century-and-a-half ago, is on the increase. Over the past year, it has had to close seven times and engineers are now working to improve drainage. It is just one of the hidden ...

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New drug combination found effective against coronavirus infection: Study – Times of India

New drug combination found effective against coronavirus infection: Study - Times of India

LONDON: A new drug combination can suppress infection by the SARS-CoV-2 virus, which causes Covid-19, according to a study conducted in animals and cell cultures. Early test results, published in the journal Viruses, found that the combined use of the antiviral drugs nafamostat and Pegasys meets all availability and efficacy requirements. “This combination effectively suppresses the infection,” said Denis Kainov, ...

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Hurricane Ida traps Louisianans, shatters the power grid – Times of India

Hurricane Ida traps Louisianans, shatters the power grid - Times of India

NEW ORLEANS: Rescuers in boats, helicopters and high-water trucks brought hundreds of people trapped by Hurricane Ida’s floodwaters to safety Monday and utility repair crews rushed in, after the furious storm swamped the Louisiana coast and ravaged the electrical grid in the stifling, late-summer heat. Residents living amid the maze of rivers and bayous along the state‘s Gulf Coast retreated ...

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