New York, Sep 19 (IANS) The Mars environment over 3.5 billion years ago was able to support liquid water at the surface, says a study.
Kolkata, Sep 18 (IANS) With India aiming to build 10 new nuclear reactors, the CSIR-Central Glass and Ceramic Research Institute (CGCRI) hopes to ramp up supply of radiation shielding window (RSW) glass that protects workers and scientists from harmful radiations to meet the demand.
London, Sep 18 (IANS) A new technique can help programme cells like a computer to fight cancer, influenza, and other serious conditions, suggests new research.
Kolkata, Sep 18 (IANS) A team of experts from India and Sweden has flagged concerns over uncontrolled dumping of partly treated/untreated urban waste into rivers -- leading to the spread of antibiotic resistance.
Beijing, Sep 18 (IANS) China on Monday issued a commemorative stamp in honour of the world's largest radio telescope located in Guizhou province.
New York, Sep 17 (IANS) Six Nasa scientists, who were living in isolation on a Mars-like habitat in Hawaii since January to determine astronauts' psychology and requirements during manned space missions, will return to civilization on Sunday.
Sydney, Sep 17 (IANS) Love to drown yourself in a peg of whiskey each evening? It may be due to impulsiveness of the brain's immune system, according to a study.
Kolkata, Sep 16 (IANS) Directors of two Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)labs on Saturday said institutions under India's premier national R&D organisation are committed to work together instead of remaining in "academic silos".
New York, Sep 16 (IANS) As the brain begins to shrink with age, it increases communication between the two brain hemispheres to help older people compensate for the negative aspects of ageing, new research has found.
Bengaluru, Sep 15 (IANS) India will resume launching satellites in November or December, unfazed by the failure of its rocket in deploying a spare navigation satellite in the Earth's lower orbit on August 31, said a top official on Friday.
Bengaluru, Sep 15 (IANS) India would resume launching satellites in November or December, unfazed by the failure of its rocket in deploying a spare navigation satellite in the earth's lower orbit on August 31, space agency chief A.S. Kiran Kumar said on Friday.
Washington, Sep 15 (IANS) A thrilling epoch in the exploration of our solar system came to a close on Friday when NASA's Cassini spacecraft made a fateful plunge into the atmosphere of Saturn, ending its 13-year tour of the ringed planet.
Los Angeles, Sep 15 (IANS) After 13 years in orbit, the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration's (NASA) Cassini spacecraft made a fateful plunge into Saturn's atmosphere on Friday morning, ending the mission just one month shy of its 20th launch anniversary.
Washington, Sep 15 (IANS) NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has observed a planet outside our solar system that looks as black as fresh asphalt because it eats light rather than reflecting it back into space.