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A nun in India has received a PhD for her study of scramjet engines, devices that can be used in space craft, news reports said.

Sister Benedicta of the Holy Face, 32, is a member of a Carmelite community in the city of Pune, India. Her convent is cloistered and bans most contact with the outside world.

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