NASA’s Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) to map of the boundary between the solar system and interstellar space will be launched on a Pegasus XL rocket. The two year mission, costing US$165 million, will study the region in space where the solar wind from the sun suddenly slows down as it reaches the thin, cold gas of interstellar space.
Indian aviation sector in trouble; domestic traffic at five-year low
The Indian aviation sector looks set to shrink amid financial turmoil, with the nation’s air carriers in schemes to try and ride out the problems and domestic air traffic at a five year low.
OpenOffice.org 3.0 released by Sun Microsystems
All you wanted to know about meltdown
ICICI SMS: Your bank is safe
As a storm of rumours – that the global financial meltdown had caused a liquidity crunch in India’s largest private bank – raged around ICICI Bank, it sent an SMS to depositors on Saturday, assuring them that their money was secure.