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Study: 270,000 tons of plastic floating in oceans

Study: 270,000 tons of plastic floating in oceans

A new study estimates nearly 270,000 tons of plastic is floating in the world’s oceans. That’s…


Rosetta Suggests Earth\'s Water Came From Asteroids, Not Comets Rosetta Suggests Earth\'s Water Came From Asteroids, Not Comets

Washington:  Water on Earth is more likely to have come from asteroids that hit our planet billions…


Paperless office runs on wind energy, apps Paperless office runs on wind energy, apps

LONDON: In a move to ensure environmental sustainability, a futuristic office is here where the energy…


Curiosity rover takes new Selfie on Mars Curiosity rover takes new Selfie on Mars

NEW YORK:  NASA's Mars rover Curiosity has posted a new selfie taken on a sandstone outcrop…


Spacecraft Has Journeyed 3 Billion Miles Spacecraft Has Journeyed 3 Billion Miles

Cape Canaveral, Florida:  After nine years and a journey of 3 billion miles (4.8 billion km), NASA's…


Electric eel remotely control their prey! Electric eel remotely control their prey!

An electric eel discharges high voltage to paralyze prey, making it easy to capture, the study says,…


Orion ‘Mars ship’ launch aborted
Orion ‘Mars ship’ launch aborted

The US space agency (Nasa) has aborted the launch of its Orion Mars capsule test mission, amid technical…


Climate change: UN projects for poorest ‘feared frozen’
Climate change: UN projects for poorest ‘feared frozen’

Hundreds of United Nations-backed projects to help the world’s poorest countries cope with the…


Eye-tech TV box helps colour-blind viewers Eye-tech TV box helps colour-blind viewers

A set-top TV box that can help people with colour blindness better differentiate shades has been developed…


Driverless cars set to be tested in four English cities Driverless cars set to be tested in four English cities

The four English locations picked to test driverless cars have been named. Greenwich, in south-east…


NASA gets new countdown clock just in time

NASA gets new countdown clock just in time

NASA has a new state-of-the-art space capsule on the launch pad and a new high-tech countdown clock…


Human eye can see ‘invisible’ infrared light

Human eye can see ‘invisible’ infrared light

Any science textbook will tell you that humans cannot see infrared light, but researchers have found…


Japan launches rocket carrying asteroid probe

Japan launches rocket carrying asteroid probe

Japan on Wednesday launched a rocket carrying a space probe destined for a distant asteroid, just weeks…


100 brains jar missing from Texas University

100 brains jar missing from Texas University

About 100 pickled brains have gone missing from an American university, leaving professors scratching…


Stephen Hawking warns artificial intelligence could end mankind Stephen Hawking warns artificial intelligence could end mankind

Prof Stephen Hawking, one of Britain’s pre-eminent scientists, has said that efforts to create…

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