Watch the Falcon 9 rocket blast off for the Qatari satellite mission

Following stage separation, SpaceX will attempt to land Falcon 9's first stage on the " Of Course I Still Love You " droneship, which will be stationed in the Atlantic Ocean. A proud staple of the SpaceX team as the satellite moved towards its in... More..

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Experimental Chinese fusion reactor achieves temperatures of 100 million C
by | Friday, November 16, 2018

Experimental Chinese fusion reactor achieves temperatures of 100 million C

A few days back, a team of scientists at the Chengdu Aerospace Science and Technology Microelectronics System Research Institute Co (CASC), China , developed an artificial moon that will soon replace streetl...More..

Super-Earth discovered around the second nearest stellar system
by | Thursday, November 15, 2018

Super-Earth discovered around the second nearest stellar system

Graphic representation of the relative distances to the nearest stars from the sun. That might suggest a warm, temperate world - but Barnard's Star is a dim object, far less luminous than the Sun. "There´s not ...More..

New storm system developing in Atlantic Ocean
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

New storm system developing in Atlantic Ocean

A vigorous tropical wave located about 200 miles east of the Leeward Islands is producing a large area of disturbed weather over much of the western tropical Atlantic Ocean. The storms caused billions of dollar...More..

'It's business time' for Rocket Lab launch on Saturday
by | Tuesday, November 13, 2018

'It's business time' for Rocket Lab launch on Saturday

Rocket Lab's "It's Business Time" launch of an Electron Rocket Sunday. Still, at only $5.7 million for a Falcon 9, Rocket Lab hopes that their rocket can be at the front of a new field of small-satellite l...More..

Stephen Hawking's thesis and wheelchair sell for $1 million
by | Monday, November 12, 2018

Stephen Hawking's thesis and wheelchair sell for $1 million

The electronic voice synthesizer is one of the most famous factors that makes the name Stephen Hawking for ages. Hawking published his thesis in 1965, two years after being diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral ...More..

May suffers new blow as minister resigns over Brexit
by | Sunday, November 11, 2018

May suffers new blow as minister resigns over Brexit

A government minister has quit with a stark warning over the impact on Kent of a no deal Brexit . " Labour can not sit by and allow the choice to be between the economic ruin of a hard Brexit or the loss of...More..

Stephen Hawking Thesis And Wheelchair Fetch Millions In Auction
by | Sunday, November 11, 2018

Stephen Hawking Thesis And Wheelchair Fetch Millions In Auction

Christie's said before the nine-day online auction that the items represented the "ultimate triumph of scientific brilliance over adversity" and " Stephen Hawking was a huge personality worldwide". Other Hawki...More..

Researchers Create Bionic Mushroom with Graphene and 3D Printed Cyanobacteria
by | Saturday, November 10, 2018

Researchers Create Bionic Mushroom with Graphene and 3D Printed Cyanobacteria

However, the mushroom provides great conditions for the bacteria to thrive, thanks to a combination of nutrients, temperature and moisture, and the scientists found they survived several days longer on th...More..

Judge Brian Morris blocks Keystone pipeline
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

Judge Brian Morris blocks Keystone pipeline

Judge Brian Morris of the U.S. District Court for Montana, who was appointed by Mr. Obama, handed environmentalists a huge victory by saying Mr. Trump's decision to sign the permit for the Canada-to-Texas pipel...More..

The Ozone Layer Could Be Fully Healed By 2060, UN Report Reveals
by | Friday, November 09, 2018

The Ozone Layer Could Be Fully Healed By 2060, UN Report Reveals

However, if it could not be remedied the already slow recovery of the atmosphere's protective layer could be further delayed. The results, presented on Monday in a four-year assessment of the health of the oz...More..

NASA's Hubble Telescope finds smiling face in space
by | Thursday, November 08, 2018

NASA's Hubble Telescope finds smiling face in space

It showed a number of bright lights in different shapes, colors, and sizes. Two yellow-hued blobs hang atop a sweeping arc of light, NASA said in a statement. When stars are born , they come out of giant clo...More..

Scientists reveal mysterious 'Oumuamua' object could be an alien spacecraft
by | Thursday, November 08, 2018

Scientists reveal mysterious 'Oumuamua' object could be an alien spacecraft

The idea that the object could have been part of some massive alien solar-powered technology may seem far-fetched, but the authors suggest an even more "exotic" explanation: "that Oumuamua may be a fully op...More..

Tesla coming to India in 2019, says Elon Musk
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Tesla coming to India in 2019, says Elon Musk

Tesla founder Elon Musk has opened up about more details about the EV company's upcoming plans for the future, including the highly anticipated Tesla pickup (which in Australia we call a ute), the Tesla el...More..

Irish PM tells United Kingdom it can’t halt backstop plans
by | Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Irish PM tells United Kingdom it can’t halt backstop plans

Theresa May has emerged from a tense Cabinet meeting this morning insisting she will not agree to a Brexit deal "at any cost", despite the clock ticking on reaching a Withdrawal Agreement. Her phone call to Dub...More..

NASA's Dawn asteroid mission ends as fuel runs out
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

NASA's Dawn asteroid mission ends as fuel runs out

Dawn can no longer keep its antennae trained on Earth to communicate with mission control or turn its solar panels to the Sun to recharge, according to the United States space agency. Currently, it is in orbi...More..

After Nine Years In Orbit, Kepler Telescope Leaves A Legacy Of Discovery
by | Monday, November 05, 2018

After Nine Years In Orbit, Kepler Telescope Leaves A Legacy Of Discovery

The Kepler mission lasted more than 9 years. Now, however, the spacecraft has run out of its hydrazine fuel and officially entered retirement. An entirely new class of planets not present in our solar system, s...More..

Things Car Owners Can Do To Combat Air Pollution
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Things Car Owners Can Do To Combat Air Pollution

State bodies are taking extreme steps to control the pollution levels in the national capital. "We will take them when needed", Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot said. Although upper air winds where trans...More..

Early voting shatters records in New Mexico
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Early voting shatters records in New Mexico

Early voting turnout is on track to mirror what we saw during the 2014 midterm elections. Yet election officials say it's not clear whether prepaid postage is driving increased turnout this year. In past pre...More..

NASA Parker Solar Probe will Break the History Record
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

NASA Parker Solar Probe will Break the History Record

EST on November 5", NASA said in a statement . The spacecraft has beaten the previous record set by the German-American Helios 2 that made its approach in April 1976. As of 10:54 p.m. EDT on the 29th, it w...More..