Friday, December 03, 2021

Scientists turn a rose into a ‘super capacitor’, paves way to harvest energy from future plants

March 1, 2017 8:01:24 pm

In a breakthrough, scientists have turned a rose into a supercapacitor that may lead to systems harvesting energy from 'electronic plants' to power sensors.

Robotic arm turns digital doodles into pen-and-paper sketches

March 1, 2017 6:45:28 pm

Scientists have developed a new robotic arm that can re-create a digital doodle with pen and paper, by mimicking a user's drawing motions.

Planets with volcanic hydrogen likely to support alien life, say scientists

March 1, 2017 6:01:32 pm

Scientists who suggest that exoplanets with hydrogen pouring from volcanic sources may have a warmer atmosphere, providing a better target to find alien life in the universe.

Trip past Sun has changed water fingerprint of comet Lovejoy, says NASA

March 1, 2017 4:42:59 pm

In a discovery, astronomers found a selectively altered the production of one form of water in the comet, Lovejoy after a trip past the Sun.

Scientists find evidence of a ‘Star Wars’ planetary system

February 28, 2017 4:39:25 pm

Scientists have for the first time found evidence of a Tatooine-like rocky planetary system in the Star Wars series about 1,000 light-years away.

When galaxies crash, supermassive black holes rapidly devours stars claims study

February 28, 2017 3:36:46 pm

Supermassive black holes rip up and devour hapless stars a hundred times more frequently than thought, according to research released today.

New software to calculate the possibility of triggering man-made earthquakes

February 28, 2017 3:05:56 pm

.The newly developed Fault Slip Potential (FSP) tool will enable energy companies to calculate the possibility of triggering man-made earthquakes

Elon Musk confims: SpaceX will take tourists around moon next year

February 28, 2017 9:18:41 am

Elon Musk confirmed that SpaceX plans to launch two paying passengers on a tourist trip around the moon next year

ISRO doves ‘happy’, suspense on nano twins

June 18, 2020 3:00:56 pm

The two nano satellites are being monitored by the ISRO Telemetry, Tracking and Command Network (ISTRAC) in Bengaluru.

Japanese scientists develop a new flexible material which is tougher than steel

February 27, 2017 7:58:59 pm

Scientists have created a highly flexible tougher than steel material by combining hydrogels with woven glass fibre fabric where applications are wide

Three dimensional organ-on-a-chip mimics heart’s biomechanical properties

February 27, 2017 6:44:58 pm

Scientists have created a three-dimensional (3D) organ-on-a-chip that can mimic the heart's amazing biomechanical properties.

World’s first metallic hydrogen sample disappears

February 27, 2017 5:12:19 pm

The world's only sample of metallic hydrogen created in the lab - touted as the "holy grail of high-pressure physics" - has disappeared, Harvard scientists say.