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Science

New Zealand launches into space race with 3D-printed rocket

The Los Angeles and New Zealand-based rocket firm has touted its service as a way for companies to get satellites into orbit regularly

25 May 2017 7:24 PM

New Zealand becomes the 11th country to launch into space

The rocket blasted off from the company's facility at Mahia, on the east coast of the North Island.

25 May 2017 4:07 PM

Astronauts pull of space station repairs

NASA scrambled to put together a spacewalk so there would be a backup in case that second unit failed

24 May 2017 8:11 PM

Bone drug in trial increases risks to heart

The drug, Evenity, is awaiting approval by the Food and Drug Administration.

23 May 2017 2:34 AM

Motor mouth: T. Rex could bite with the force of three cars

“T. Rex could much bite through whatever it wanted, as long as it was flesh and bone,” said Florida State University paleobiologist Gregory Erickson.

23 May 2017 1:58 AM

Air pollution may cause DNA damage in children

Young people with asthma also have evidence of telomere shortening, a type of DNA damage typically associated with ageing, researchers said.

23 May 2017 1:57 AM

New 3-D printed 'bionic skin' lets robots 'feel'

The University of Minnesota discovery is also a major step forward in printing electronics on real human skin

21 May 2017 7:40 PM

Peeping tom: Reading minds, erasing thoughts

Scientists say if Reading minds could soon be a reality, erasing of thoughts is not far behind.

21 May 2017 2:34 AM

Moon orbiting solar system's 3rd largest dwarf planet found

With this discovery, most of the known dwarf planets in the Kuiper Belt larger than 965 kilometres across have companions.

20 May 2017 8:24 AM

NASA probes spot man-made barrier around Earth

Humans have long been shaping Earth’s landscape, but now scientists have found that we can shape our near-space environment as well.

19 May 2017 9:44 AM