Speed of light: Did Einstein get it wrong?


Albert Einstein might be known for a great many things, but even the layman might be familiar with at least one thing: E = mc2, the formula for mass-energy equivalence. However, a critical part of that formula might soon be debunked. According to Einstein’s physics, light has, does, and always will travel at a constant speed. Some physicists and cosmologists More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Monday, November 21st, 2016

Photographer captures quidditch magic in remote Uttarakhand village

Anshu Agarwal, a 25 year old freelance photographer who also teaches kids in remote Uttarakhand villages brought Potter magic in real life through his levitation photography skills. These pictures captured the children More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, November 19th, 2016

Tintin drawing sells fetches record 1.55 million euros in Paris

An original drawing from “Explorers on the Moon”, widely regarded as one of the two best Tintin adventures, sold for a record 1.55 million euros at a Paris auction on Saturday, auction house Artcurial More...

By newsuttarakhand On Saturday, November 19th, 2016

“Humans won’t survive a 1000 years on Earth” says Stephen Hawking

Humanity will not survive another 1,000 years on Earth unless the human race finds another planet to live on, one of the world’s best-known physicists Stephen Hawking has warned. “I don’t think we will survive More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

Indian scientists detect crack in Earth’s magnetic shield

The world’s largest and most sensitive cosmic ray monitor, located in India, has recorded a burst of galactic cosmic rays that indicates a crack in the Earth’s magnetic shield, according to scientists. he More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, October 21st, 2016

Over 3.2 million debit cards affected in India’s biggest bank security breach

With over 32 lakh debit cards compromised in India’s largest banking security breach, the government today went into damage control mode, assuring customers that there is no cause for alarm and prompt action More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, October 9th, 2016

Man claims life saved after Nokia mobile stops bullet

Nokia’s mobile phones of yesteryear’s have been the butt of jokes due to their sturdiness but if reports are to be believed then  a man’s life may have been saved by a Nokia 301. A Nokia feature More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, September 2nd, 2016

Study claims Android users more humble & honest than their iPhone counterparts

People who use Android smartphones may have greater levels of honesty and humility than iPhone users, new research suggests. Researchers also found that women were twice more likely to own an iPhone than an Android More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, July 31st, 2016

Daredevil skydiver jumps from 25000 feet above the earth without parachute

Skydiving is not a sport for the faint hearted, but Luke Aikins not only jump out of an aeroplane, he did so without any parachute to break his fall. Aikins,42 created a record for surviving the highest free fall- More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, July 1st, 2016

Ozone hole over Antartica shrinks to size of India

The hole in the ozone layer over the Antarctic has begun to shrink, signaling good news for the environment several decades after an international accord to phase out certain pollutants, researchers said on Friday. The More...