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By Ziauddin Khandoker On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

Pluto is a planet: Nasa

currentnews Pluto’s status as a planet has once again been called into question after the head of Nasa said he believed the celestial body to be a planet, reports The Independent. Speaking at the First Robotics More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Friday, August 23rd, 2019

Facebook shuts dozens of Myanmar social media accounts

currentnews Facebook Inc said on Thursday it had shut 216 social media pages, groups and accounts in Myanmar, some tied to the army, to stymie efforts to “manipulate or corrupt public debate”, reports Reuters. The More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

Black hole gobbles up neutron star, causing ripples in space and time

currentnews In the same decade when gravitational waves and a neutron star merger have been observed, astronomers have now observed what they believe to be the first detection of a black hole swallowing a neutron More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Friday, December 14th, 2018

Solar boat on waterways on the cards

  currentnews.com.bd   The government has adopted a plan to introduce solar-powered passenger boats on the waterways aiming to check water pollution, provide a safe home to aquatic species and enhance More...

By Ziauddin Khandoker On Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

News on Bangabandhu satellite missing a rumour

    currentnews.com.bd   The rumour identification and prevention cell of the government today ruled out the news of the disappearance of ‘Bangabandhu-1 satellite’, saying that it was a rumour. The More...

By On Thursday, November 15th, 2018

NASA wants people on Mars within 25 years

   Currentnews.com.bd Deadly radiation from the cosmos, potential vision loss, and atrophying bones are just some of the challenges scientists must overcome before any future astronaut can set foot on Mars, More...

By On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

‘Robocop’ on patrol at Singapore summit

   Currentnews.com.bd Hi-tech Singapore has deployed an autonomous robot with a swivelling camera for a head and flashing lights to patrol a summit venue — arresting the attention of amused passers-by who More...

By On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

Facebook ‘Lasso’ short form video app launched for android, iOS

   Currentnews.com.bd Facebook has launched a video app called Lasso that enables users to make and share short-format videos with filters and special effects. The app can be considered a Facebook version More...

By On Wednesday, November 7th, 2018

NASA spacecraft makes 1st close approach to sun

   Currentnews.com.bd A NASA spacecraft has made its first close approach to the sun, just 2 1/2 months after liftoff.   The Parker Solar Probe flew within 15 million miles (24 million kilometers) of More...

By On Tuesday, November 6th, 2018

Facebook removes 115 more suspicious accounts ahead of US midterm elections

   Currentnews.com.bd US social media network Facebook Inc. Monday removed 30 accounts from its namesake platform and 85 Instagram accounts for possible links to “foreign entities.”   Nathaniel More...