Friday, Dec 19, 2014
December 11, 20144:10 pm

WHO guidelines recommend that liquid wastes from patients be flushed down the toilet or disposed.

December 9, 20143:18 pm

In a statement NASA said why this layered mountain sits in a crater has been a challenging question for researchers.

December 7, 20143:46 pm

Artificial enzymes from genetic material hints at the possibility that life could evolve without DNA or RNA.

December 7, 20141:32 am

Designed, built and operated by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), SeaBED is an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV).

December 7, 20141:10 am

They work 24 hours a day, 365 days a year in the world’s most powerful factory for analysing genes

December 7, 20141:06 am

The subject of Planck 2014 is a new baby picture of the universe when space was as hot as the surface of the sun.

December 6, 20141:14 pm

Nanowires made of vanadia can reduce cell damage in the human body and can prevent ageing.

December 4, 20144:07 pm

Unlike the first space shuttle flight in 1981, Orion will not carry astronauts before 2021.

December 3, 20141:54 pm

Scientists hope the Japanese probe will help reveal the origins of life.

December 2, 20145:29 pm

This development can spur astronomers in their search for signs of life on alien planets from afar.

December 2, 20144:52 pm

New scientific researches have shown that human eye is able to sense invisible light.

December 2, 20144:23 pm

Launch of GSLV-Mk III aims to study ascent phase of the rocket and the recovery of a human capsule.

November 26, 20144:17 pm

This first print is the initial step towards providing an on-demand machine shop capability away from Earth.

November 24, 201410:38 am

The rocket carried among other crew members, Italy's first female astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti.

November 16, 201412:34 am

Kip Thorne recently published a book with a foreword by Christopher Nolan, The Science of Interstellar.

November 13, 20148:28 am

Scientists at European Space Agency successfully landed a probe on the surface of a comet 67P.

November 12, 20146:33 pm

The audacious landing attempt is the climax of a decade-long mission to study the 4-kilometer wide comet,

November 12, 20144:17 pm

An estimated 3.4 million children are living with HIV/AIDS, according to the World Health Organisation.

November 13, 20148:30 am

It would be the climax of a decade-long mission to study a 4 kilometer wide lump of dust and ice known as 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.

November 9, 201412:03 am

Every time neurobiologists tried to look at the brains of jumping spiders, the spiders would explode. Now, researchers have devised a technique that allows them to peer in.

November 9, 201412:02 am

Randall Munroe, the creator of the Web comic xkcd, explains complexity through absurdity.

November 6, 20141:38 pm

In a small patient trial, the drug was shown to be effective at eradicating the superbug MRSA.

October 18, 201412:00 pm

The simulations showed that energy likely was deposited by electrons travelling at about 20 per cent of the speed of light.

October 16, 201412:53 pm

Satellite IRNSS is designed to provide accurate position information service to users in the country.

October 7, 20144:29 pm

Prize for the inventing blue light-emitting diodes, a new energy efficient and environment-friendly light source.

September 26, 20145:08 pm

The scientist said the most complex part of the mission was to keep an engine idle for 300 days and make it activate after a long gap.

September 25, 201410:01 am

On August 25, ISRO changed its Twitter handle from @ISROofficial to the shorter, easier-to-search-for @ISRO.

September 25, 20148:03 am

India is the first country in the world to make it to the Red Plant in the first attempt.

September 22, 20147:44 pm
Soon you can train your smartphone to respond to gestures

Researchers have now developed a new form of low-power wireless sensing technology that recognises gestures in the space around the phone.

September 23, 20148:14 am

Mars Orbiter Mission entered the Mars Gravitational Sphere of Influence ahead of its scheduled Orbit Insertion.

September 22, 20143:29 pm

The spacecraft is scheduled to enter the Mars Orbit Insertion on Wednesday.

September 22, 201410:08 am

Then Maven will start probing the upper atmosphere of Mars; it's not meant to land.

September 21, 20145:24 pm

Submissions are due by November 21. A winner will be announced in mid-January 2015 and receive an award of USD 20,000.

September 21, 201412:49 am

Higgs, now 85, doesn’t own a television or use email or a cellphone. Not that he is uninformed about the world around him.

September 21, 201412:37 am

It was taken on September 7 with a CIVA camera on Philae, from a distance of 50 km from the comet.

September 21, 201412:36 am

Despite a 10-fold hike in budget, NASA is way behind on its mission to track asteroids dangerous to Earth.