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Science

NASA astronauts install high-def cameras during spacewalk

The new high-definition video cameras are designed to help to visit commercial spaceships dock there in the coming years.

15 Jun 2018 11:32 AM

Musk's Boring Company approved to build high-speed system in Chicago

The City of Chicago has selected Musk’s Boring Company to build a high-speed commuter system to from Loop to O’Hare International Airport.

14 Jun 2018 12:28 PM

Mars dust storm threatens NASA rover after 14 year mission

A dust storm on Mars is posing a threat to one of NASA’s rovers with the vehicle becoming unresponsive at a site called Perseverance Valley.

14 Jun 2018 8:53 AM

Nutrient pollution may accelerate ocean acidification

Coral reefs provide critical ecosystem services including food security and shoreline protection to coastal communities.

10 Jun 2018 11:06 AM

France doubts the UK would develop own satnav rival to Galileo

Galileo was commissioned in 2003 and is due for completion by 2020.

08 Jun 2018 1:52 PM

New material found to eliminate organic pollutants in water

A study suggests two new absorbent materials have shown the capability of eliminating organic pollutants in solution in less than 24 hours.

08 Jun 2018 1:25 PM

Scientists map genetic codes of 3,000 dangerous bacteria

The DNA of deadly strains of plague, dysentery and cholera were also decoded as they appear to be the world’s most dangerous diseases.

08 Jun 2018 1:17 PM

NASA rover data shows Mars had the ingredients needed for life

New findings released have marked some of the strongest evidence ever that Earth’s neighbour may have harboured life.

08 Jun 2018 12:50 PM

NASA's mini-satellites successfully steer towards Mars

Over the last week, two CubeSats called MarCO-A and MarCO-B have been firing their propulsion systems to guide themselves toward Mars.

04 Jun 2018 6:28 PM

Ailing weather satellite produces sharp snapshot of Earth

GOES-17's critical infrared sensors in the main instrument were not staying cold enough.

02 Jun 2018 9:55 AM