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Science

Arctic report card: permafrost thawing at a faster pace

"What happens in the Arctic doesn't stay in the Arctic; it affects the rest of the planet."

13 Dec 2017 9:33 AM

SpaceX delivery delayed few days; 1st reused rocket for NASA

If the Falcon isn't flying by Friday, SpaceX will have to wait until late December, based on sunlight restrictions on the orbiting lab

13 Dec 2017 8:12 AM

New Zealand space launch aborted from remote launch site

There was no immediate explanation for the launch attempt being called off.

13 Dec 2017 7:39 AM

SpaceX launching recycled rocket, supply capsule for NASA

This will be the first launch from Launch Complex 40 since the pad was ruined when a SpaceX rocket crashed during testing in September 2016.

12 Dec 2017 11:50 AM

Donald Trump wants to send man back to Moon, on to Mars

Past presidents have also proposed returning to the moon and missions to Mars, Budget constraints derailed their plans.

12 Dec 2017 9:09 AM

Ice Age fossils, including mammoth, found at LA subway extension work

A few hundred pounds and the size of an easy chair, the skull is especially rare because both tusks were attached.

12 Dec 2017 7:48 AM

Paris climate summit a chance for real progress: World Bank

Among those in attendance will be former California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg

10 Dec 2017 9:24 AM

For civilisations in outer space

Students from Sri Chaitanya Techno School have designed unique projects for NASA’s space settlement contest.

10 Dec 2017 12:25 AM

Mere seconds of solar gazing leaves woman with permanent eye injuries

Even during a solar eclipse, it’s not safe to look directly at the sun without proper eye-gear. One woman learned it the hard way.

08 Dec 2017 12:28 PM

Experts scramble to monitor long-dormant Iceland volcano

Adding to the danger is the lack of historical data that could help scientists predict the volcano's behavior.

08 Dec 2017 8:55 AM