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Science

NASA’s flight to sun delayed due to technical problem

The $1.5 billion mission is already a week late because of rocket issues.

12 Aug 2018 10:42 AM

Is SpaceX the model for a private Tesla?

Musk said that taking the company private would shield Tesla from the scrutiny of Wall Street.

11 Aug 2018 11:42 AM

Students in Egypt invent car that runs on air

The undergraduate students are rolling out a prototype one-person vehicle that runs on compressed oxygen.

10 Aug 2018 9:17 AM

Donald Trump plans to usher in Space Force by 2020

Trump has strongly championed the idea of creating a space-focused military service with the same stature as the Air Force and the Army.

10 Aug 2018 8:38 AM

Breakthrough study discovers compounds that can reverse cell ageing

Researchers have developed new compounds that could reverse human cell ageing.

08 Aug 2018 10:37 AM

Key molecule identified that helps sperm locate egg cells

Eggs from marine invertebrates release a chemical factor that attracts sperm by a process called chemotaxis.

08 Aug 2018 10:24 AM

Nuclear research facility could fight art forgery

Researchers have proposed using equipment to embed isotopes below the surface of valuable works of art.

08 Aug 2018 10:13 AM

SpaceX booster flies again with Indonesia satellite

The Falcon 9 rocket blasted off early Tuesday morning from Cape Canaveral, Florida.

08 Aug 2018 10:00 AM

Genetics technology could give rise to more crops, fresher food

The food industry has faced pressure from retailers as consumer awareness of genetically modified foods has increased.

07 Aug 2018 9:17 AM

Cancer study of Trinity nuclear test site expected to finish in 2019

Researchers are examining data on diet and radiation exposure on residents who lived near the World War II-era Trinity Test site.

07 Aug 2018 9:06 AM