PTI | February 12, 2018 11:45 AM
Scientists are enlisting the help of ‘pillownauts’ to examine a potentially serious adverse effect of space travel and weightlessness on the human body.
PTI | February 9, 2018 4:54 PM
Scientists have developed “4D goggles” that allow wearers to be physically “touched” by a movie when they see a looming object on the screen, such as an approaching spacecraft.
PTI | February 9, 2018 3:10 PM
NASA’s New Horizons probe has captured the farthest images from Earth by a spacecraft, surpassing Voyager 1’s record of clicking a picture when it was 6.06 billion kilometres away from our planet.
FE Online | February 8, 2018 6:22 PM
The DNA analysis of a skeleton, named ‘Cheddar Man’ showed that the man lived in the United Kingdom around 10,000 years back and he had dark skin, but his eyes were blue!
PTI | February 8, 2018 12:33 PM
A small asteroid, estimated to measure between 15 and 40 meters, is set to brush past Earth at a distance of just 64,000 kilometres.
IANS | February 7, 2018 12:58 PM
NASA has said it is preparing to send its deep space atomic clock on a test flight in 2018 as a hosted payload on General Atomic’s Orbital Test Bed spacecraft aboard the US Air Force Space Technology Program (STP-2) mission.
SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch: How Elon Musk plans to send Tesla Roadstar to Mars; watch video to understandFE Online | February 6, 2018 6:58 PM
Tesla founder Elon Musk on Tuesday released an extraordinary animation which reveals how he will send his car towards Mars. The (im)possible will be done by world’s most powerful rocket- Falcon Heavy.
SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch time, live streaming, date, site; all you need to know about world’s most powerful rocketManas Tiwari | February 6, 2018 5:46 PM
SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch: Elon Musk led SpaceX is set to launch ‘World’s most powerful rocket’ called Falcon Heavy today at 1:30 PM ET from NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
PTI | February 6, 2018 1:55 PM
The number of newly emerging alien species – those never before encountered as aliens – continues to rise, posing a significant challenge to biosecurity interventions worldwide, according to a study.
PTI | February 6, 2018 11:57 AM
Planets around the faint red star TRAPPIST-1, just 40 light-years from Earth, may host significant amounts of water, scientists say.
The Financial Express | February 6, 2018 5:24 AM
The problem of questionable drugs standards is compounded by the scale of drug/antibiotic abuse in India—it has one of the highest antibiotics consumption figure globally—which means resistance to antibiotics doubles down as a threat for the country.
Reuters | February 5, 2018 5:22 PM
A scarlet Tesla Roadster from the assembly line of Elon Musk’s pioneering electric automobile business is poised this week to go where no sports car has gone before – outer space.
PTI | February 5, 2018 4:16 PM
Flowering plants may have originated between 149 and 256 million years ago, according to a study published today.
PTI | February 5, 2018 11:32 AM
Scientists in Denmark claim to have created the world’s most secure marking system for combating counterfeit products, such as pirated pharmaceuticals, foods, designer merchandise and artwork.
Associated Press | February 4, 2018 11:41 PM
SpaceX’s hot new monster rocket makes its launch debut this week, blasting off from the same pad that hoisted men to the moon a half-century ago.
PTI | February 4, 2018 5:13 PM
Augmented reality headsets can help doctors ‘see through’ organs and tissues in the operating theatre, and improve the outcome of reconstructive surgery for patients, a study has found.
IANS | February 3, 2018 3:50 PM
The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) launched on Saturday the world’s smallest rocket with the ability to put a micro-satellite into orbit, following a failed attempt and several postponements over the last year.
IANS | February 3, 2018 11:33 AM
While NASA continues to learn about the state of its newly rediscovered IMAGE mission, the US space agency has said that the spacecraft proved to be a “discovery” machine and during nearly six years in operation, it provided robust research about the space around Earth.
Lunar Eclipse 2018: NASA explains why it is called Super Blue Blood Moon; know difference between Super Moon, Blue Moon and Blood MoonFE Online | January 31, 2018 8:50 PM
This full moon event is very special for three reasons: Super Moon, Blue Moon and Blood Moon. But, many people are still wondering why it is called Super Blue Blood Moon and what is the exact difference between Super Moon, Blue Moon and Blood Moon?
Watch Live Streaming of Super Blue Blood Moon and Lunar Eclipse 2018 in India from the eyes of NASA scientistsFE Online | January 31, 2018 8:18 PM
Super Blue Blood Moon and Lunar Eclipse 2018: The lunar eclipse will last for 1 hour and 16 minutes in India.
Lunar Eclipse 2018 NASA’s LIVE Streaming online in India: When and how to watch Super Blue Blood moon on TVFE Online | January 31, 2018 6:25 PM
Lunar Eclipse 2018 LIVE Streaming in India: In a very rare event, the world will be witnessing a blue moon, a supermoon and a total lunar eclipse, all rolled into one on January 31.
PTI | January 31, 2018 2:04 PM
Giant earthquakes reoccur at relatively regular intervals, scientists have found by analysing sediment cores from Chilean lakes.
FE Online | January 31, 2018 1:32 PM
It is the first Lunar Eclipse of 2018. The rare lunar event will be visible from India on January 31. What creates the buzz around this Lunar Eclipse is that the cosmic event has not been witnessed in 36 years and will be visible tonight.
IANS | January 31, 2018 11:58 AM
A bread loaf-sized NASA satellite has produced the world’s first map of the global distribution of atmospheric ice in the 883-Gigahertz band, an important frequency in the submillimeter wavelength for studying cloud ice and its effect on Earth’s climate.
FE Online | January 31, 2018 8:06 PM
Lunar eclipse Super Blue Blood Moon 2018: Check timings of the rare celestial treat. The spectacular super blood moon 2018 (Chandra Grahan 2018) will occur on January 31, 2018, and will be visible from many metropolitan cities in India. What is more, the event will not be a fleeting one, it will last for over an hour.
FE Online | January 31, 2018 10:42 AM
Lunar eclipse 2018 India: The lunar eclipse of 2018 is a rare lunar event that has kept the Internet abuzz from the beginning of the year. The event is causing a buzz because it combines three unusual lunar events — an extra big super moon, a blue moon, and a total lunar eclipse.
Lunar Eclipse 2018 India Timings in Bangalore, Mumbai, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Pune, Ahmedabad and Kolkata: How to watch Super Blue Blood MoonFE Online | January 31, 2018 3:44 PM
Lunar Eclipse Super Blue Blood Moon 2018 India timings in Bangalore, Mumbai, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Pune, Ahmedabad & Kolkata: In a rare triple treat, the world will be witnessing a blue moon, a supermoon and a total lunar eclipse, all rolled into one on January 31. The cosmic event will be taking place after 36 years.
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