Category: Science

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon spacecraft test runs into problems

Miami: Thick plumes of smoke rose over a SpaceX facility in Florida during a test fire of a Crew Dragon…

Scientists develop a method to boost seed oil yield in crops

Washington: Scientists from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU), have developed a method to increase the yield of natural oils in…

How plants cope with stress and damage?

Washington: New research has found that plants use chloroplast-to-nucleus communication to cope with stress or damage caused by different sources.…

Scientists develop a method to boost seed oil yield in crops

Washington: Scientists from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU), have developed a method to increase the yield of natural oils in…

Animal testing exercise to be put to an end with this new algorithm

Washington: A new study claims to have developed a new high-speed algorithm, which can put an end on the practice…

Blue Origin, NASA join hands for rocket engine test

Washington: The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has entered into an agreement with Blue Origin to let the Jeff…

Nepal’s first ever satellite launched into space

Kathmandu: Nepals first satellite has been launched into space, which will soon start rotating around the Earths orbit to collect…

NASA finds new way to defend Earth from asteroids

Washington: In order to defend Earth from asteroids, the trick is to spot the near-Earth objects first, according to NASA…

US rocket launched to bring NASA cargo to ISS

Washington: A US rocket has been launched from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility on Virginia's Eastern Shore, carrying cargo with the…

Pig brains partially revived hours after death

Washington: US scientists have partially revived pig brains four hours after the animals were slaughtered. The findings could fuel debate…

NASA exoplanet hunter TESS finds Earth-size planet

Washington: NASA's new exoplanet hunter Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) has discovered its first Earth-size world. The planet, HD 21749c,…

NASA study finds meteor showers eject water on Moon

Maryland [USA]: Providing a potential resource for future explorations, NASA on Monday revealed that water is released on the Moon…

On climate change, a shift towards civil disobedience

Paris: Playing the role of a riot cop dispersing a peaceful but illegal sit-in on the steps of France's National…

AI can accurately track neurons faster than humans

New York: Biomedical engineers at Duke University have developed an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based automated process that can trace the shapes…

Scientists unveil ‘first’ 3D print of heart with human tissue, vessels

Tel Aviv: Scientists in Israel on Monday unveiled a 3D print of a heart with human tissue and vessels, calling…

First life form on Earth may have bred in ponds, finds study

Washington: A new study has found that first life form on Earth may have bred in ponds than in oceans.…

World’s largest airplane takes off for the first time

Washington: The world’s largest airplane took off for the first time on Saturday morning. The aircraft, built by rocket launch…

China’s Chang’e-4 probe switches to dormant mode

Beijing: China's Chang'e-4 probe's lander and the rover switched to dormant mode for the lunar night on Friday, with the…

Life on Earth may have begun in ponds, not oceans

New York: Challenging a common perception, a new study suggests primitive ponds may have provided a suitable environment for creating…

China suspends website for black hole copyright

Beijing: Chinese authorities have suspended the website of the country's largest stock images provider after it was found to have…