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Scientists identify rare ‘pocket shark’

April 24, 2015 6:32:39 pm

The common name of the species is "pocket shark," and its scientific name is Mollisquama species.

NASA wants ideas to protect humans on Mars journey, offers awards upto $30k

April 20, 2015 1:21:35 pm

NASA is offering an award of up to $30,000 for innovative design ideas to protect a spacecraft's crew on the journey to Mars.

Old head on new body

April 19, 2015 12:00:24 am

Italian neurosurgeon Sergio Canavero is set to perform the world’s first head transplant — on 30-year-old Russian Valery Spridinov (inset), who suffers from a genetic muscle-wasting disease.

Indian-origin scientist creates world’s first self-powered video camera

April 16, 2015 7:37:45 pm

When the camera is not used to capture images, it can be used to generate power for other devices, such as a phone or a watch.

Science: NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft sends first colour image of Pluto and its moon Charon

April 16, 2015 6:33:45 pm

Pluto is getting its first close-up decades after planets such as Venus, Mars and Neptune received theirs.

NASA’s Curiosity Rover study reveals Mars may hold liquid water

April 14, 2015 2:57:37 pm

"Our measurements show that these conditions exist at night and just after sunrise in the winter, said Madsen.

Quarkson’s solar-powered drone plans to provide cheap WiFi

April 13, 2015 11:31:39 am

A Portuguese startup that aims to use solar-powered drones to provide wireless internet access to offline areas of the world claims to have successfully completed its maiden test flight.

NASA finds traces of nitrogen on Mars, suspects life-supporting possibilities

March 25, 2015 3:51:35 pm

A team using the Sample Analysis at Mars instrument suite aboard NASA's Curiosity rover detected of nitrogen on Mars

‘National Biotechnology Development Strategy’ being drafted

March 18, 2015 6:26:44 pm

The draft policy is currently under discussion with all senior experts and stakeholders for finalization.

Milo, a new friend to help ASD children

March 5, 2015 5:50:11 pm

The robot is capable of verbal communication and sets of facial expressions.

NASA reproduces building blocks of life in lab

March 4, 2015 1:19:22 pm

Researchers discovered that an ice sample exposed to UV radiation under space-like conditions produces these essential ingredients of life.

NASA’s Curiosity Rover clicks stunning selfie in Mars

February 25, 2015 4:14:19 pm

The component images for the self-portrait were taken in late January, while Curiosity was at a drilling site called "Mojave 2."