Category: Science

At least nine alien planets in position to spot Earth: Study

London: In a bid to find how alien observers might be able to detect Earth,…

Fossilised space dust unearthed at UK’s iconic white cliffs of Dover!

New Delhi: Stretching for eight miles and forming a part of the English coastline facing…

Pluto mountains named after Tenzing Norgay, Edmund Hillary

New Delhi: Two mountain ranges on Pluto have been named after Tenzing Norgay and Edmund…

192 Indian space objects currently in orbit

Chennai: A total of 192 Indian objects are orbiting in space as of April 1,…

NASA’s asteroid-bound spacecraft imaged from Earth

Washington: As NASA's asteroid-bound spacecraft OSIRIS-REx approaches Earth for its September 22 gravity assist, a…

Sun-like stars calm down after turbulent youth

London: Stars like our Sun and their less massive cousins calm down surprisingly quickly after…

Flaring up! NASA’s SDO captures two significant solar flares

New Delhi: The sun is an enigmatic entity that has long since intrigued scientists and…

Here’s how window panes pose threat to bats

Washington: Bats are well known for their echolocation - sending out sound waves and listening…

SpaceX launches secret US military space plane

SpaceX successfully launched a secret US Air Force space plane on Thursday ahead of the…

Methane leaks around North Sea boreholes – Study

Washington: A study has recently found that boreholes in the North Sea constitute significantly one…

New ‘dissolving’ bring ‘eco-friendly disposal’ closer to reality

Washington: A team of researchers has come up with a type of electronic device that…

NASA captures images of ‘most intense’ solar flares

Washington: Two high-intensity solar flares were emitted on September 6, the second of which was…

Antarctic volcanic eruptions linked to abrupt climate changes

New York: A series of volcanic eruptions in the Antarctica coincided with increased deglaciation and…

Camera that can see through human body; invented

New Delhi: A team of scientists has come up with a camera that can see through…

First evidence of water found on Earth-sized exoplanets

Geneva: The Earth-sized planets orbiting the ultracool TRAPPIST-1 dwarf star 40 light-years away may have…

Heat shield that caused ISRO’s latest satellite failure to make return in two months

New Delhi: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has been setting benchmarks for its global…

China’s Mars simulation base planned for science, eco-tourism

Beijing: Chinese authorities have mapped out a 400 million yuan ($61 million) development plan to…

Astronomers detect massive black hole near heart of Milky Way

New Delhi: Astronomers have detected a massive black hole which they claim is 100,000 times…

Now, a camera that can see through human body

New Delhi : A team of scientists has come up with a camera that can…

Rising ocean temperatures in Antarctica is affecting marine life – Read

New Delhi: The discourse on climate change and global warming has taken over a larger…