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NASA to send submarine to seafloor next week: Report

Washington |Tuesday, 2018 1:15:04 PM IST

NASA is set to send a submarine to the seafloor near Hawaii on August 20 in an effort to find an environment analogous to water worlds like Jupiter's moon Europa and Saturn's moon Enceladus, the media

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Water has new molecular properties: Scientists

New York |Tuesday, 2018 8:45:05 PM IST

US scientists have predicted a fundamental asymmetry in the mechanism of water, which had previously gone unnoticed.

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Earth's oldest known evolved rocks result of asteroids

Sydney |Tuesday, 2018 9:45:04 AM IST

The oldest evolved rocks on Earth are the consequence of asteroids colliding with the the planet 4 billion years ago,an Australian research released on Tuesday revealed.

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Why won't NASA's Parker Solar Probe melt?

Washington |Monday, 2018 10:45:04 AM IST

With NASA launching a historic Parker Solar Probe deeper into the solar atmosphere than any mission before it, the question arises: Why won't it melt?

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China designs spacecraft to extend lifespan of satellites

Beijing |Monday, 2018 10:15:04 AM IST

Chinese scientists are designing a new type of spacecraft that can move a de-orbiting satellite back into its intended orbit, thus extending its period of service, media reports said on Monday.

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Why won't NASA's Parker Solar Probe melt? (Lead)

Washington |Monday, 2018 5:45:05 PM IST

With NASA launching a historic Parker Solar Probe deeper into the solar atmosphere than any mission before it, a moot question arises: Why won't it melt?

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Scientists develop clothing that can communicate

New York |Sunday, 2018 6:15:04 PM IST

Researchers have, for the first time, produced fibres with embedded electronics that are so flexible they can be woven into soft washable fabrics and made into wearable clothing.

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NASA's Parker Solar Probe lifts off successfully

Miami |Sunday, 2018 2:45:05 PM IST

NASA on Sunday successfully launched the Parker Solar Probe, the US space agency's historic small car-size probe to "touch the Sun," from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida.

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India to soon launch space science channel: ISRO

Bengaluru |Sunday, 2018 4:45:05 PM IST

India will soon launch a dedicated space and science television channel to make their benefits reach people across the country, a top official said on Sunday.

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Parker Solar Probe launched on seven-year odyssey: NASA (Lead)

Miami |Sunday, 2018 8:15:04 PM IST

NASA on Sunday said it had launched Parker Solar Probe, the US space agency's historic small car-sized probe, on its seven-year space odyssey that will take it gradually closer to the Sun at 3.8 milli

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ISRO unveils bust of space pioneer Sarabhai in Bengaluru

Bengaluru |Sunday, 2018 1:15:04 PM IST

Marking the 99th birth anniversary of India's space pioneer Vikram Sarabhai, the state-run Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Sunday unveiled his bust at its headquarters here.

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Chinese researchers develop new way to make artificial wood

Beijing |Saturday, 2018 4:45:05 AM IST

Chinese scientists have developed a new strategy for large-scale fabrication of bio-inspired artificial wood that manifests lightweight and high-strength properties with the mechanical strength compar

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