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NASA launches satellite to track decreasing polar ice

NASA launches satellite to track decreasing polar ice

The laser, known as ATLAS (Advanced Topographic Laser Altimeter System), splits into six beams and fires 10,000 pulses per second to collect very precise measurements for scientists to analyze. The satellite’s orbit will take 91 days before repeating, allowing the ...

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Mumbai Marathon: Biggies on a different track

Ethiopians Tesfaye Abera, a rank outsider, and defending champion Dinknesh Mekash clinched the men’s and women’s titles, respectively, and the top prize of $ 41,000 in the 12th Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon on Sunday. Abera finished in two hours, 9 ...

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