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.
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.
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.
Randall Munroe, the creator of the Web comic xkcd, explains complexity through absurdity.
In a small patient trial, the drug was shown to be effective at eradicating the superbug MRSA.
The simulations showed that energy likely was deposited by electrons travelling at about 20 per cent of the speed of light.
Satellite IRNSS is designed to provide accurate position information service to users in the country.
Prize for the inventing blue light-emitting diodes, a new energy efficient and environment-friendly light source.
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.
On August 25, ISRO changed its Twitter handle from @ISROofficial to the shorter, easier-to-search-for @ISRO.
India is the first country in the world to make it to the Red Plant in the first attempt.
Researchers have now developed a new form of low-power wireless sensing technology that recognises gestures in the space around the phone.
Mars Orbiter Mission entered the Mars Gravitational Sphere of Influence ahead of its scheduled Orbit Insertion.
The spacecraft is scheduled to enter the Mars Orbit Insertion on Wednesday.
Then Maven will start probing the upper atmosphere of Mars; it's not meant to land.
Submissions are due by November 21. A winner will be announced in mid-January 2015 and receive an award of USD 20,000.
Higgs, now 85, doesn’t own a television or use email or a cellphone. Not that he is uninformed about the world around him.
It was taken on September 7 with a CIVA camera on Philae, from a distance of 50 km from the comet.
Despite a 10-fold hike in budget, NASA is way behind on its mission to track asteroids dangerous to Earth.