Washington, Sep 3 (IANS) Scientists are set to name a new fish after US President Barack Obama honouring his decision to create a new protected area off the Hawaiian coast.
London, Sep 2 (IANS) In a first, researchers in New Zealand have observed a dolphin breathing through its mouth after it developed a faulty blowhole.
Washington, Sep 2 (IANS) The dwarf planet Ceres hosts an unexpectedly young cryovolcano, analysis of images from NASA's Dawn mission has revealed.
Mumbai, Sep 1 (IANS) India's first Central Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology is being planned to be set up in the country's commercial capital here, Chemicals and Fertilizer Minister Ananth Kumar said on Thursday.
New York, Sep 1 (IANS) The "unusual signal" picked up by SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) using Russia's RATAN-600 radio telescope and thought to be coming from a star in the Hercules constellation most likely originated from Earth and not some advanced extraterrestrial civilisation, media reports said.
Beijing, Sep 1 (IANS) Chinese researchers are developing high resolution imaging that can see car-sized objects on the earth from high orbit.
Canberra, Sep 1 (IANS) Australian researchers have found what are believed to be the world's oldest fossils, and along with them, signs that diverse life forms lived on Earth up to 3.7 billion years ago.