Washington, Aug 6 (IANS) A new study says that origin of human genus could have occurred by chance and might not be directly related to climate change, as commonly believed.
London, Aug 6 (IANS) Humans prefer interacting with faulty robots significantly more than with robots that function and behave flawlessly, new research has found.
New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Indians will be able to see the Penumbral and Partial lunar eclipse on the night of August 7-8.
New York, Aug 6 (IANS) Researchers have developed a biosensor that uses a chemical stimulant to produce sweat even when the patient is relaxed and cool.
London, Aug 5 (IANS) Early modern humans and Neanderthals shared a similar diet -- consisting mainly of mammoth and plants -- and also competed for food which led to their downfall, new research has claimed.
Washington, Aug 5 (IANS) Even as NASA's New Horizons spacecraft gets ready for the most distant flyby in the history of space exploration, scientists believe that the probe's next target could actually be two objects.
Washington, Aug 5 (IANS) NASA's Curiosity rover which found that that ancient Mars had the right chemistry to support living microbes is marking five years of exploring the Red Planet.
Washington, Aug 5 (IANS) NASA has sent an inspiring letter to a nine-year-old who expressed interest in being a Planetary Protection Officer after the US space agency recently announced opening for the position.
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) The Council for Science and Industrial Research (CSIR) and the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Friday signed an MoU for exchanging time and frequency traceability to bring accuracy in satellite navigation and other ventures.
New York, Aug 4 (IANS) With a survey covering about 1/30th of the entire sky and spanning several billion light-years in extent, scientists have made the most accurate measurement of universe's dark matter.
New York, Aug 4 (IANS) Astronomers have identified the oldest known asteroid family, which extends throughout the inner region of the main asteroid belt.
New York, Aug 4 (IANS) Astronomers have spotted a storm system nearly the size of Earth near Neptune's equator, a region where no bright cloud has been seen before.
Washington, Aug 4 (IANS) SpaceX is targetting August 13 for the launch of its 12th commercial resupply mission to the International Space Station.
Los Angeles, Aug 3 (IANS) Spending a lot of time on image-processing programmes before uplodaing the photos on your cellphone to social media sites may soon become a thing of the past as researchers have created a new system that can automatically retouch images in the style of a professional photographer.