PTI | November 3, 2017 5:42 PM
Asteroids in our solar system photobombed deep images of thousands of galaxies in the universe captured by the Hubble Space Telescope, according to NASA.
PTI | November 3, 2017 4:47 PM
NASA’s solar-powered Juno spacecraft has successfully completed its eighth science flyby over Jupiter’s mysterious cloud tops, the US space agency said today.
PTI | November 3, 2017 4:08 PM
The hole in Earth’s ozone layer that forms over Antarctica each September was the smallest observed since 1988, NASA satellite measurements from this year have revealed.
IANS | November 3, 2017 3:56 PM
A hole in the Earth’s ozone layer that forms over Antarctica each September due to warm air was the smallest this year since 1988, scientists from NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) announced on Friday.
AFP | November 2, 2017 10:07 PM
A passenger plane-sized “void” has been discovered in the middle of the Great Pyramid of Egypt, where it has lain secret and untouched for 4,500 years, scientists revealed today.
PTI | November 1, 2017 4:44 PM
Hollywood films and science fiction literature have projected aliens as other-worldly, monster- like beings, but an Oxford study suggests that our extra- terrestrial neighbours may be more like us than we think.
PTI | November 1, 2017 12:30 PM
NASA’s Mars 2020 mission will have more cameras than any rover before it – a grand total of 23 – to create sweeping panoramas, reveal obstacles and study the atmosphere of the red planet.
PTI | October 31, 2017 1:03 PM
A NASA sounding rocket – launched to study the intergalactic medium pervading the dark voids between galaxies in our universe – failed to collect any data due to a possible glitch in its attitude control system.
AFP | October 31, 2017 7:01 AM
SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket carrying a South Korean communications satellite to boost broadband coverage for southeast Asia and the Middle East, and stuck its 19th rocket landing in two years.
PTI | October 30, 2017 3:56 PM
Scientists have discovered a 72- million-year old plant eating dinosaur with massive, scissor- like teeth that it used to tear through tough, fibrous leaves of ancient palm trees.
PTI | October 30, 2017 3:21 PM
Winter on Mars – which causes carbon dioxide to freeze – alters the appearance of sand dunes, according to a study that explains how land features are formed on the red planet in the absence of large amounts of liquid water.
Listen: NASA releases spooky sounds from solar system, and they will make you shiver with fear this HalloweenFE Online | December 19, 2017 4:12 PM
Just in time for Halloween NASA has released a playlist of spooky sounds from our solar system and it will make your skin crawl with fear.
PTI | October 30, 2017 11:38 AM
Scientists have identified the date of the oldest recorded solar eclipse – an event that occurred on October 30 in 1207 BC and is even mentioned in the Bible.
IANS | October 29, 2017 6:10 PM
US space firm SpaceX’s next cargo mission to the International Space Station (ISS), scheduled to launch in December, will employ a preflown Dragon capsule, the media reported.
PTI | October 29, 2017 1:45 PM
Small amounts of boiling water causes sand on Mars to ‘levitate’ and move around, according to a study that could solve the mystery of how features such as large dune flows and gullies are formed on the red planet.
PTI | October 29, 2017 11:48 AM
In a first, NASA scientists have discovered an “interstellar object” – a small asteroid or comet that appears to have originated from outside the solar system, coming from somewhere else in our galaxy.
PTI | October 28, 2017 6:18 PM
In a first, scientists have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) system which can evaluate the maturity of a preterm infant’s brain, an advance that will help plan the best possible care for the baby.
PTI | October 27, 2017 11:56 AM
Cleaned, sterilised silk from Asian wild silkworms has the properties well suited for spinal cord repair following injury, according to a study.
FE Online | October 26, 2017 12:56 PM
In a first, a near- complete fossilised skeleton of a Jurassic ichthyosaur – large marine reptile which lived alongside dinosaurs – has been discovered in India, scientists said.
PTI | October 25, 2017 2:59 PM
Scientists have developed ‘smart’ self-regulating nanoparticles which heat up to a temperature high enough to kill cancerous cells, while too low to harm the healthy tissue.
PTI | October 25, 2017 2:25 PM
You may soon be able to charge your smartphone within seconds, thanks to a novel technology developed by researchers that can significantly improve energy-storage devices known as supercapacitors.
PTI | October 25, 2017 1:35 PM
Space travel triggers genetic ‘fireworks’ – an increase in the process of turning genes on and off, a NASA study has found.
PTI | October 25, 2017 1:29 PM
The researchers from Florida State University in the US developed a method that uses rainfall rates to mark the span of the Indian Summer Monsoon (ISM) at any given location.
PTI | October 25, 2017 12:47 PM
Researchers from Stanford University claim that humans make better surgeons than robots
PTI | October 24, 2017 2:48 PM
Chinese scientists claim to have developed a ‘magical suit’ fitted with large-area textile sensors which can detect temperature, pH levels, pressure and other indicators that show the health status of a person.
PTI | October 24, 2017 12:53 PM
Scientists have developed a new artificial intelligence system that can decode the human mind, and interpret what a person is seeing by analysing brain scans.
PTI | October 23, 2017 5:17 PM
Scientists using NASA telescopes have spotted narrow dense rings of comets coming together to form massive planets on the outskirts of at least three distant solar systems.
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