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Science

Origin of rare blue diamonds revealed in their flaws

It’s clear that blue diamonds are formed at far greater depths than other diamonds, some deeper than 410 miles.

03 Aug 2018 10:47 AM

This robot hand learns real world moves in virtual training

Researchers at OpenAI had taught a robotic hand to rotate a lettered, multi-coloured block until a desired side of the block faces upward.

31 Jul 2018 9:19 AM

Blood Moon dazzles, was longest lunar eclipse of 21st century

The next lunar eclipse of such a length is due in 2123.

28 Jul 2018 9:51 AM

Einstein’s supermassive black hole theory confirmed by team of international scientists

The black hole is 26,000 light years away from Earth and has a mass 4 million times that of the Sun.

27 Jul 2018 9:25 AM

Centauro the robot to play a role in disaster relief work

Like the fabled creature, it has a humanoid-like upper section with two arms able to manipulate and move objects.

26 Jul 2018 10:24 AM

Europe launches four Galileo navigation satellites amid Brexit row

The satellites, which will be part of the European Union’s alternative to the US Global Positioning System.

26 Jul 2018 10:13 AM

21st Century's longest lunar eclipse will take place on July 27

The total eclipse will last 1 hour, 42 minutes and 57 seconds, though a partial eclipse precedes and follows.

26 Jul 2018 9:51 AM

Life on Mars may be a possibility

The researchers said it could take years to verify whether something is actually living in this body of water.

26 Jul 2018 9:41 AM

Greek archaeologists find noblewoman buried in her jewellery 1800 years ago

Her name, according to a burial inscription, was Neko - or Νεικώ using the Greek alphabet.

24 Jul 2018 9:29 AM

Scientists create artificial embryos from stem cells

These self-assembled human embryos would be an invaluable tools to understand early human development.

24 Jul 2018 9:13 AM