Geologists discover 3 million year old massive landslide beneath the Great Barrier Reef

In an astonishing discovery, scientists have found evidence of massive landslide beneath the Great Barrier Reef in Australia. According to researchers, the natural calamity might have occurred nearly 3,00,000 years ago due to a strong earthquake. Geologists believe that the strong earthquake that created such a huge landslide would also have led to More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

Single Individual owed 11% of the Total Income Tax Owed by All Indian’s in 2014-15

₹ 21870 crore roughly $ 3 billion is what 1 individual alone owed the Indian Income Tax department a new data has revealed. That’s equivalent to 11% of the total Income tax paid by all the Indians in the More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

30 trillion tons: Weight of all man-made objects on Earth

We finally know the weight of humanities footprint on planet Earth a mind boggling 30 trillion tons. The mass of all the structures, vehicles, infrastructure, garbage dumps, everything — collectively known as More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, September 18th, 2016

This hotel’s murder mystery was the inspiration behind Agatha Cristie’s first novel

The Mysterious Affair at Styles based on the murder mystery at The Savoy Hotel Mussoorie “The Mysterious Affair at Styles” the first published book by famous novelist Agatha Christie who is renowned More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

Gibraltar Airport: Where a highway cuts through the runway!

Most of the airports in the world are developed on the outskirts of cities to avoid traffic congestion. But the Gibraltar airport has the distinction of having a highway intersect it’s runway. Owned by the More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

Coaching institute rewards student with BMW for cracking the top 20 of IIT JEE

 A coaching institute in Sikar, Rajasthan just gifted one of their students a swanky BMW car, worth a whopping Rs. 27.5 lakhs, for achieving a coveted number 11 rank in the IIT-Joint Entrance Exam (Advanced). Institute More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

This country had so much surplus energy that it paid the citizens to use electricity!

That German technology is one of the best in the world is a renowned fact, On Sunday, May 8 however, Germany hit a new high in renewable energy generation. Thanks to a sunny and windy day, at one point around 1pm More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

What this flower does on contact with water will amaze you

Diphelleia grayi a.k.a “The Skeletal Flower” Left: Diphelleia grayi(Dry)                      Right: Diphelleia-grayi (Moist) Diphelleia grayi, the scientific name of the Skeleton Flower, More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, January 22nd, 2016

Your brain can store information as much as the entire Internet!

Our brain may have a memory capacity 10 times larger than previously thought and can store a petabyte of information – as much as the entire Web, a new study has found. The finding answers a longstanding question More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, January 3rd, 2016

Habbakuk: The warship ship made of ice and wood pulp

Habbakuk: The warship designed to withstand torpedoes  Although the two world wars would be largely remembered for the atrocities and casualties to mankind, the period also witnessed some unique innovations. One More...