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Science

Egypt says 4,400-year-old tomb discovered outside Cairo

The tomb was found in a wider area of Giza’s western necropolis, which is known to be home to tombs from the Old Kingdom.

04 Feb 2018 9:47 AM

A real head banger: woodpeckers show signs of potential brain damage

Scientists say study found build-ups of a protein called tau in woodpeckers’ brains that in people is associated with brain damage.

03 Feb 2018 3:15 PM

Astronauts will now eat their own excreta

Even though it may sound weird, it definitely will save a lot of space and effort to take edibles along on the journey.

03 Feb 2018 2:14 PM

Recording-setting spacewalk ends with antenna in wrong spot

The trouble arose toward the end of the more than 8-hour spacewalk.

03 Feb 2018 2:11 PM

Scientists find massive Mayan society under Guatemala jungle

The study estimates that roughly 10 million people may have lived within the Maya Lowlands.

03 Feb 2018 1:48 PM

Airbus' flying taxi takes to the skies

The Airbus Alpha One prototype air taxi took off autonomously for 53 seconds.

02 Feb 2018 7:24 PM

Stone tools in India suggest earlier human exit from Africa

Homo sapiens arose in Africa at least 3,00,000 years ago and left to colonise the globe.

01 Feb 2018 8:05 PM

An amateur astronomer finds 12-year old satellite

The identity of the satellite re-discovered on January 20, 2018, has been confirmed as NASA’s IMAGE satellite.

01 Feb 2018 7:50 PM

Lunar showstopper: Super blue blood moon awes and wows

The moon put on a rare cosmic show — a red blue moon, super big and super bright.

01 Feb 2018 9:07 AM

First Super Blue Blood Moon in 35 years

NASA is calling it a lunar trifecta: the first super blue blood moon since 1982. That combination won't happen again until 2037.

31 Jan 2018 9:08 PM