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Science

Greek island to run on wind, solar power

The European Commission says Tilos will be the first autonomous renewable green island in the Mediterranean.

20 Aug 2018 10:19 AM

Scientists share $500,000 prize for work on cancer therapy

They’ll receive the award at a ceremony September 26 in Albany, New York.

16 Aug 2018 5:21 PM

Hottest summer in decades helps uncover archaeological sites around Britain

Cropmarks - patterns of shading in crops and grass seen most clearly from the air - form faster in hot weather as the fields dry out.

16 Aug 2018 11:22 AM

Modi announces space mission

He said India will become the fourth country after Russia, the United States and China to achieve the feat.

16 Aug 2018 10:23 AM

Scientists seek new ways to combat Florida's increasing 'red tide'

The red tide also has been implicated in at least 266 sea turtle strandings.

16 Aug 2018 9:30 AM

NASA administrator expresses full support for Trump ‘space force’ proposal

Bridenstine was among the officials with Trump in June when he called for creation of a new military branch known as the Space Force.

15 Aug 2018 8:37 AM

You may not know this about H2O

Liquid water is known to be an excellent transporter of its own autoionisation products.

14 Aug 2018 9:50 AM

Thousands of star-gazers gather in Israeli desert for meteor shower

The Perseid meteors are produced by debris from the 109P/Swift-Tuttle comet that passes by the Earth every 133 years.

14 Aug 2018 9:17 AM

Amazon droughts reducing forest’s CO2 absorption: Nasa

Without adequate rainfall, these giants can not pump water more than 100 feet up from their roots to their leaves.

14 Aug 2018 12:12 AM

NASA spacecraft hurtles toward the sun

The Parker Solar Probe will fly straight through the wispy edges of the sun’s corona.

13 Aug 2018 9:02 AM