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Science

Moon could be wetter than thought, say scientists

The Moon, long thought to be a dry, inhospitable orb, hosts surprisingly large sub-surface water reserves.

25 Jul 2017 7:47 AM

Former ISRO chairman UR Rao passes away at 85

He was suffering from age related ailments and breathed his last at his residence in the city.

24 Jul 2017 9:21 AM

Robot finds possible melted fuel inside Fukushima reactor

Large amounts of the solidified lumps and deposit were spotted for the first time by the robot.

24 Jul 2017 7:49 AM

Solar eclipse offers millions a chance at citizen science

NASA is reminding people to take eye safety precautions because it is never safe to look at the Sun during an eclipse.

22 Jul 2017 8:33 AM

India must act soon before 'smog chokes Delhi': research

Experts said that crop burning in neighbouring Haryana and Punjab states, car emissions, construction and use of fireworks during Diwali.

21 Jul 2017 11:36 AM

A robot that can grow!

Stanford researchers develop a new type of soft, growing robot.

21 Jul 2017 11:33 AM

Neil Armstrong's moon bag sells for $1.8mn in New York

The bag fell short of Sotheby's pre-sale estimate of $2-4 million.

21 Jul 2017 8:23 AM

Watch: MH370 search reveals hidden undersea world

It is estimated that only 10-15 per cent of the world's oceans have been surveyed with the kind of technology used in the search for MH370.

20 Jul 2017 1:34 PM

Goodbye HERA, Hello Sleep: NASA’s HERA XIII crew returns home

This mission was the first of its kind to last 45 days, as well as incorporate sleep reduction for research purposes.

20 Jul 2017 10:51 AM

'Peculiar' radio signals emerge from nearby star

Some very 'peculiar signals' have been noticed coming from a star just 11 light-years away, according to scientists in Puerto Rico.

19 Jul 2017 8:24 AM