The writer is with CNRS, Sciences Po, Paris, and visiting scholar at the sociology department, Pune University.
The experiment was carried out by a team from the University of Glasgow's Optics Group.
A material discovered by ETH Zurich researchers led by Dr Semih Afyon and Reinhard Nesper may have the potential to double battery capacity.
The Compact Muon Solenoid Experiment, among others, has helped CERN become a leader in particle physics.
NASA’s Kepler mission has discovered more than 1,000 planets and some are quite Earth-like.
Five scientists look at the science we missed at the Indian Science Congress.
VolcanoBot 1 was tasked with mapping the pathways of magma from May 5 to 9, 2014.
The two most Earth-like planets of the group are Kepler-438b and Kepler-442b.
The IRNSS 1D would put in place India's own navigation system on par with the Global Positioning System of the US.
A quick-grow lab technique may make it possible to mass-produce reef-building corals.
During ACL reconstruction surgeries, tunnels are drilled into the femur and tibia bones to hold the new ligament in a fixed position.
The real alcohol is locked in the hospital pharmacy, ready to send over for the extra temptation of smell.
In 2015, data science sophistication will increase with an explosion of new tools.
2014 was a big year for space exploration.
India is taking baby steps towards realising its ambition to send humans into space.
According to the WHO, Ebola has killed more than 7,500 people in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.
That story is now coming to light, thanks to an ambitious international collaboration that has been underway for four years.
AI2 is an effort to advance artificial intelligence while simultaneously reaching back into the field’s past.
WHO guidelines recommend that liquid wastes from patients be flushed down the toilet or disposed.
In a statement NASA said why this layered mountain sits in a crater has been a challenging question for researchers.
Artificial enzymes from genetic material hints at the possibility that life could evolve without DNA or RNA.
Designed, built and operated by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), SeaBED is an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV).
They work 24 hours a day, 365 days a year in the world’s most powerful factory for analysing genes
The subject of Planck 2014 is a new baby picture of the universe when space was as hot as the surface of the sun.
Nanowires made of vanadia can reduce cell damage in the human body and can prevent ageing.
Unlike the first space shuttle flight in 1981, Orion will not carry astronauts before 2021.
Scientists hope the Japanese probe will help reveal the origins of life.
This development can spur astronomers in their search for signs of life on alien planets from afar.
New scientific researches have shown that human eye is able to sense invisible light.
Launch of GSLV-Mk III aims to study ascent phase of the rocket and the recovery of a human capsule.
This first print is the initial step towards providing an on-demand machine shop capability away from Earth.
The rocket carried among other crew members, Italy's first female astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti.
Kip Thorne recently published a book with a foreword by Christopher Nolan, The Science of Interstellar.
Scientists at European Space Agency successfully landed a probe on the surface of a comet 67P.
The audacious landing attempt is the climax of a decade-long mission to study the 4-kilometer wide comet,
An estimated 3.4 million children are living with HIV/AIDS, according to the World Health Organisation.