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by Amber G.
18 Nov 2017 10:27
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Physics Discussion Thread
Replies: 2331
Views: 22392

Re: Physics Discussion Thread

As I said.. these announcements are going to become even more routine. Here is the SIXTH discovery of Gravitational Waves & the lightest Black Hole collision detected to date!! LIGO and Virgo announce the detection of a black hole binary merger from June 8, 2017 https://www.ligo.caltech.edu/syst...
by Amber G.
17 Nov 2017 12:08
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Indian Railways Thread
Replies: 3940
Views: 245870

Re: Indian Railways Thread

I know we are getting technology from Japan..:) Apology after Japanese train departs 20 seconds early Management on the Tsukuba Express line between Tokyo and the city of Tsukuba say they "sincerely apologise for the inconvenience" caused. In a statement, the company said the train had bee...
by Amber G.
17 Nov 2017 05:08
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Three attention grabbing "farticle/ article headlines which conveys the (wrong) impression that "everything " is well in Pakiland and that the first Islamic Atomi Takat ie Pakistan is on its way to become an economic super-power very shortly :twisted: Pakistani team bag silver medal ...
by Amber G.
14 Nov 2017 01:44
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 794
Views: 81400

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

from whitehouse dot gov: Trump's Meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India President Donald J. Trump met today with Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India in Manila, Philippines. The two leaders discussed the comprehensive strategic partnership between the United States and India and their s...
by Amber G.
09 Nov 2017 21:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

^^^ BTW my paanwala says that it is the same firm which carries out the biometric verification of all Pakis for almost all the students visas, business and residency visas issued each year (numbering in thousands and thousands) to US, Canada and Europe.
by Amber G.
09 Nov 2017 20:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Ummah Airline, Saudi Transports Paki (Haj) Pilgrims Like "Cattle" From Medina To Karachi :shock: Now some firm in India takes pity and is ready to help! Under a week-old modification in Saudi’s Hajj and Umrah laws to make biometric verification mandatory for cattle like pilgrims Hajj visi...
by Amber G.
08 Nov 2017 11:16
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Physics Discussion Thread
Replies: 2331
Views: 22392

Re: Physics Discussion Thread

^^^^ India's Astrosat and its CZTI (Cadmium Zinc Telluride Imager) was in limelight in its role about the recent big LIGO/Neutron Start inspiral discovery. (see many posts here or in Physics dhaga around October 20). Kilonova which was detected here on earth by LIGO and 70+ observatories around the ...
by Amber G.
08 Nov 2017 11:14
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 1923
Views: 295145

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

^^^^ India's Astrosat and its CZTI (Cadmium Zinc Telluride Imager) was in limelight in its role about the recent big LIGO/Neutron Start inspiral discovery. (see many posts here or in Physics dhaga around October 20). Kilonova which was detected here on earth by LIGO and 70+ observatories around the ...
by Amber G.
07 Nov 2017 01:15
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Contribution to Science & Technology
Replies: 672
Views: 107365

Re: India's Contribution to Science & Technology

..For such a short time ( year or so) of operation," CZTI has recorded several gamma-ray bursts, measured the phase resolved hard X-ray polarization of the Crab pulsar, and the hard X-ray spectra of many bright Galactic X-ray binaries. The excellent timing capability of the instrument has been...
by Amber G.
07 Nov 2017 01:11
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Physics Discussion Thread
Replies: 2331
Views: 22392

Re: Physics Discussion Thread

xpost - India's Astrosat and its CZTI (Cadmium Zinc Telluride Imager) was in limelight in its role about the recent big LIGO/Neutron Start inspiral discovery. (see many posts here or in Physics dhaga around October 20). Kilonova which was detected here on earth by LIGO and 70+ observatories around t...
by Amber G.
07 Nov 2017 01:09
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 1923
Views: 295145

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

India's Astrosat and its CZTI (Cadmium Zinc Telluride Imager) was in limelight in its role about the recent big LIGO/Neutron Start inspiral discovery. (see many posts here or in Physics dhaga around October 20). Kilonova which was detected here on earth by LIGO and 70+ observatories around the world...
by Amber G.
06 Nov 2017 11:38
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Physics Discussion Thread
Replies: 2331
Views: 22392

Re: Physics Discussion Thread

Some may be interested, if near Ahmadbad .Prof. Bala Iyer is one of the leaders for LIGOIndia..And there is a public lecture by him.
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by Amber G.
04 Nov 2017 13:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 794
Views: 81400

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

ramana wrote: UB, Saipov is the first ISIS killer captured alive thanks to the NYPD officer who shot him in the leg. BTW he fired 9 rounds at him and one hit him in the thigh. Wonder what happened there?

Per NYTimes he was shot in the abdomen by a policeman and arrested.
by Amber G.
01 Nov 2017 23:06
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: India's Contribution to Science & Technology
Replies: 672
Views: 107365

Re: India's Contribution to Science & Technology

^^^ From above.
No awards were given out in the mathematical sciences category this year. /
by Amber G.
01 Nov 2017 22:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-Israel: News and Discussion
Replies: 2462
Views: 183115

Re: Indo-Israel: News and Discussion

https://vijaykarnataka.indiatimes.com/photo/61389722.cms In a first, Indian team heads to Israel for combat drill NEW DELHI: India on Tuesday dispatched a C-130J 'Super Hercules' aircraft, along with a 45-member contingent, including Garud commandos, to Israel to take part in the top-notch multilat...
by Amber G.
01 Nov 2017 05:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Meet Paki -Sayfullo Saipov (Uzbek -born - NJ/US - but obviously a Paki at heart) in lower Manhattan.
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by Amber G.
30 Oct 2017 11:17
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Physics Discussion Thread
Replies: 2331
Views: 22392

Re: Physics Discussion Thread

Speaking about Neutrinos, perhaps many people may have wondered if there were any neutrino's observed in the recent Neutron Start collision event. I was curious. I have not seen this mentioned in any mainstream media but this is interesting. When LIGO and Virgo collaborations have announced the dete...
by Amber G.
29 Oct 2017 03:33
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Physics Discussion Thread
Replies: 2331
Views: 22392

Re: Physics Discussion Thread

^^^ This is also noted in The Best of the Physics arXiv (week ending October 28, 2017) : GW170817 Falsifies Dark Matter Emulators On August 17, 2017 the LIGO interferometers detected the gravitational wave (GW) signal (GW170817) from the coalescence of binary neutron stars. This signal was also simu...
by Amber G.
27 Oct 2017 12:18
Forum: Military Issues & History Forum
Topic: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016
Replies: 1923
Views: 295145

Re: Indian Space Programme Discussion - Sept 2016

As the heat shield is intact, it may protect the satellite during reentry. Is there any chance of recovering a functioning satellite? . There is the issue of impact with the ocean and then the whole thing disintegrating. But is this even remotely possible? A few general points.. Generally true for ...
by Amber G.
27 Oct 2017 05:47
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Climate Change: Propaganda Vs Reality
Replies: 709
Views: 33507

Re: Climate Change: Propaganda Vs Reality

^^^ Thanks for posting this (and other informative posts)
by Amber G.
25 Oct 2017 21:33
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Physics Discussion Thread
Replies: 2331
Views: 22392

Re: Physics Discussion Thread

^^^ Next step LISA (or eLISA) is to be built in space. Better vacuum, much less thermal noise, seismic activity - much much better isolation. And the tubes, instead of 4 Km, could be millions of Km long. (You don't need tubes, just multiple sats) (All of this will be in about 20 years). Meanwhile, ...
by Amber G.
25 Oct 2017 10:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Meanwhile WP take on T-Rex visit and reading riot act is even more brutal.. Pakistan vows cooperation in fight against terrorist groups ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s prime minister pledged his country’s cooperation in fighting Islamist militants during talks here Tuesday with Secretary of State Rex Tillers...
by Amber G.
25 Oct 2017 10:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

^^^ It's just a factor of 1000!!! (Also when one reads "there was negligible effect of pollution due to this plant as super critical technology was used in this plant") :)
by Amber G.
25 Oct 2017 09:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 794
Views: 81400

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

^^^ As it is well known from the news items that Mom is a RN (Registered Nurse) which makes it bizarre. MEA in the days of Swaraj/Modi, as they have said, do not care the "color of the passport". The child is from India. Parents are Indian origin. Anyway per news, Indian consulate is monit...
by Amber G.
25 Oct 2017 07:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Pakistan gives Tillerson frosty welcome :roll: Definitely frosty .. if one reads official read out from US or NYT article (posted above) Even in this Paki paper.. all the H&D seems to be gone.. Partnership linked to new strategy, US TELLS Pakistan ISLAMABAD - The United States on Tuesday presse...
by Amber G.
25 Oct 2017 03:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Spinning it (again). From yawn!!, there's a photu of naya commandu and part time PM with T-Rex. Note the facial expressions (all "heh..heh..heh..heh..we are fukced"and the caption below it on the front page (signifying how low important this arrival was to the pakis). https://i.dawn.com/m...
by Amber G.
25 Oct 2017 02:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 794
Views: 81400

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Ramana - I was probably the first, or one of the first, person, who informed EAM, and Indian Consulate to take a look when initial reports vaguely were saying that "the child was adopted from India" - but India connection did not became a news yet. (I did get reply from Indian Consulate th...
by Amber G.
25 Oct 2017 02:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

State Dept take https://twitter.com/StateDept/status/922907194315509760 NY Time's take U.S. Warning to Pakistan: Stop Backing Terrorism ....Mr. Abbasi, wearing a traditional white kurta next to Mr. Tillerson’s dark suit, responded cheerfully but pointedly. “The U.S. can rest assured that we are stra...
by Amber G.
25 Oct 2017 02:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

^^^ Paki version (one of many :rotfl: ) ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Tuesday informed the visiting US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson about its policy of a peaceful neighbourhood and steps taken to promote cooperation and stability in Afghanistan and the region, seeking US cooperation to alleviate the el...
by Amber G.
25 Oct 2017 01:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Official statement from US Embassy: Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Visit to Pakistan Islamabad, October 24, 2017 – Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visited Islamabad on October 24 on his inaugural trip to Pakistan as Secretary of State. In Islamabad, Secretary Tillerson met with Prime Minister Sha...
by Amber G.
25 Oct 2017 00:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 794
Views: 81400

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

^^^ This is NOT "negligence' ! Actually father has been arrested and charged "with injury to a child".. additional charges are going to follow! Father watched her choke on milk, dumped her body . (He initially told police he left his adopted 3-year-old daughter in an alleyway as punis...
by Amber G.
24 Oct 2017 22:05
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Physics Discussion Thread
Replies: 2331
Views: 22392

Re: Physics Discussion Thread

^^^ Agree, the book is very good. Landau's 10 Volume set is one of my most valuable possession. (Excellent books on course in Theoretical Physics). Landau, of course, is now considered as Russia's greatest scientist (honor equivalent to Einstein). BTW, legend has it that Landau "wrote" muc...
by Amber G.
24 Oct 2017 21:54
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Pakistan gives Tillerson frosty welcome after US warns over Taliban havens US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson got a frosty welcome to Pakistan Tuesday after Washington turned up the heat on Islamabad for allegedly providing "safe havens" for Taliban militants. America´s top diplomat was ...
by Amber G.
24 Oct 2017 21:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

^^^ Interestingly..
Tillerson is expected to fly to India after his meetings in Islamabad. Interestingly, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, who Tillerson met in Kabul, rushed to New Delhi on Monday for meetings with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and foreign minister Sushama Swaraj.
by Amber G.
24 Oct 2017 20:47
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Physics Discussion Thread
Replies: 2331
Views: 22392

Re: Physics Discussion Thread

Another gem for special relativity is "What is Relativity" by Landau (greatest Russian Physicist of our time). I bought a copy (translation, original is in Russian) for 1 Rs in India. But is is one of the best books for concepts. Landau's series (every branch of modern physics - set of bo...
by Amber G.
24 Oct 2017 20:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

How to spin: >>America's top diplomat greeted by mid-level Foreign Office official at the military airport in Rawalpindi. Pakistan gives Tillerson frosty welcome after US warns over Taliban havens But at the same time: Pakistan PM tells Tillerson it has 'produced results' in fighting terrorism.. Baj...
by Amber G.
24 Oct 2017 04:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Meanwhile on his way to India (and before he goes to Terroristan) : Rex Tillerson Pays Secret Visit to U.S. Air Base in Afghanistan This ought to make Paki's very happy! As Tillerson heads to Pakistan, Islamabad wary of deepening U.S.-India ties Adding to above .. Relationship With India Is Of Stra...
by Amber G.
23 Oct 2017 21:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Meanwhile - From Afghanistan .. Tillerson keeps Paki H&D! Act against terrorists or face consequences, Tillerson tells Pakistan KABUL: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Monday he would travel to Islamabad on Tuesday to reinforce President Donald Trump administration’s demand that Islam...
by Amber G.
23 Oct 2017 21:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 1430
Views: 86276

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

^^^ For Nuclear-armed Terroristan, a staunch U.S. Cold War ally, MuNNA, and key player in the U.S.-backed invasion of Afghanistan .. Ityadi is a little nervous.. I Mr. Tillerson, due to meet Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Pakistan's powerful military chiefs in a one-day visit, is expected t...

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