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With Vishyanand, Naming Planets After Celebrities Turns Interesting

By N. Sridhar Indian Chess champion Viswanathan Anand has become a celestial celebrity with his name added to a minor planet referred to till now by its number 4538, thanks to a staffer at the Minor Planet Center. The Minor Planet Center only has the authority to designate new asteroid discoveries and assign numbers to those whose orbits are of ...

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ICC 2015 World Cup team preview – Australia

By Arjun Prasad It is finally time for the eleventh edition of the prestigious ICC cricket World Cup tournament and this time, we move from the turning tracks in Asia to the bouncy pitches of Australia and New Zealand. Speaking of the host country, Australia are by far the most accomplished side in the tournament notching up four World Cups ...

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