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Science

US total solar eclipse sparks spectator excitement

The moon will pass between the sun and Earth, blocking the face of the sun leaving only its outer atmosphere, or corona, visible in the sky.

22 Jun 2017 9:47 AM

Asteroid collision with Earth inevitable; could destroy major cities

The warning comes ahead of the Asteroid Day to be observed on June 30.

21 Jun 2017 6:33 PM

ESA boss urges action on 'ticking timebombs' in Earth orbit

The US is believed to hold the most complete catalogue, listing an estimated 20,000 pieces of junk.

21 Jun 2017 10:30 AM

Kepler telescope finds 10 more possible life-friendly planets

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration launched the Kepler telescope in 2009.

20 Jun 2017 8:16 AM

3-in-1 blood test for precision prostate cancer therapies

The test could potentially be adapted to monitor treatment with PARP inhibitors for other cancers.

20 Jun 2017 3:17 AM

Lab-grown mini-organs may help to treat facial defects

Organs of the craniofacial complex – the skull and face – often go terribly wrong during fetal development.

20 Jun 2017 3:14 AM

ISRO's Mars Orbiter Mission completes 1000 earth days

The mission of ISRO entered the Martian orbit on September 24, 2014 in its first attempt.

19 Jun 2017 3:00 PM

China plans to send mini-ecosystems to Moon

China is planning to send mini-ecosystems - containing potato seeds and silkworm eggs - to the Moon next year.

19 Jun 2017 7:52 AM

NASA reveals new targets for exploration

Mission officials for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope announced some of the science targets the telescope will observe.

18 Jun 2017 9:33 AM

Satellite calls Earth on the Quantum line

The results , which could improve the speed and security of global telecommunications, are published in the June 16 issue of Science.

18 Jun 2017 8:42 AM