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Astronauts hailed as heroes 50 years after historic moon landing

“If Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Mike Collins are not heroes, then there are no heroes,” Pence told a crowd of dozens.

21 Jul 2019 3:03 PM

Fend off ‘Big Penis’ supplement, warns FDA

The FDA lab has analysed and confirmed that Big Penis contains sildenafil.

19 Jul 2019 4:48 PM

Red wine compound may help astronauts stay strong: Study

A study published in the journal 'Frontiers in Physiology' shows that resveratrol substantially preserves muscle mass and strength.

19 Jul 2019 3:31 PM

Changes in Stone tools used by Mesolithic hunter-gatherers linked to climate change

A team of researchers examined microliths small stone arrowheads/barbs used in hunting.

19 Jul 2019 3:21 PM

Chandrayaan-2 set for new launch at 2.43 pm July 22

Chandrayaan 2 was called off in the early hours of July 15 after the Indian Space Research Organisation encountered a technical snag.

19 Jul 2019 1:12 AM

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Gadget's blue light increases consumption of sweets in rats at night

Studies show that screen use at night may increase our tendency to snack on sugary foods.

18 Jul 2019 5:22 PM

Blood samples from the zoo may help predict diseases in humans: Study

Using the findings, the researchers want to use similar genetic patterns to improve computer-assisted disease prognosis.

18 Jul 2019 5:15 PM

Breastfeeding practice by earliest ancestors explained

Breastfeeding Analysis has revealed that infants were breastfed continuously from birth to about one year of age.

18 Jul 2019 5:07 PM

Human send robots to keep an eye over galaxy from moon

Astronauts will be able to control the rover’s single robotic arm from an orbital lunar outpost called Gateway.

17 Jul 2019 2:05 PM

Relive the original Apollo 11 mission on its 50th anniversary

It will be aired at around 9:32 AM ET on the CBS news site as well as its YouTube channel.

17 Jul 2019 9:06 AM

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SpaceX astronaut mission looking 'increasingly difficult' in 2019

One of the space company’s Crew Dragon capsules exploded on a test stand at a Florida Air Force station.

16 Jul 2019 12:27 PM

Chandrayaan-2 launch: New date after probe by experts

The mission was stopped 56 minutes and 24 seconds before lift-off at 1.55 am following an announcement from the Mission Control Centre.

16 Jul 2019 4:35 AM

Chandrayaan-2 launch called off due to technical glitch

As a measure of abundant precaution, #Chandrayaan2 launch has been called off for today.

15 Jul 2019 2:55 AM

Watch: Supermassive black hole that should not be there

A disk of material surrounding the black hole has been discovered by the Hubble Space Telescope.

12 Jul 2019 2:56 PM

The machine that made the Moon missions possible

NASA felt it required an onboard computer to handle all these functions in case the Soviets tried to jam radio communications.

12 Jul 2019 12:49 PM

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Virgin Orbit moves closer to commercial satellite launch

The rocket loaded with water and antifreeze to simulate the weight of fuel, crashed as planned into the Mojave Desert as the jetliner.

11 Jul 2019 2:37 PM

Cheetahs be kept in zoological gardens recommend researchers

The study was published in the journal, 'Journal of Zoo and Aquarium Research.'

10 Jul 2019 1:25 PM

Reforestation most effective against climate change

Earth's land could support 4.4 billion hectares of continuous tree cover.

07 Jul 2019 12:31 PM

3X larger birds than an Ostrich existed in Taurida Cave

It was previously thought that such gigantism in birds only existed on the islands of Madagascar and New Zealand as well as Australia.

07 Jul 2019 12:15 PM

Here’s how to deal with climate change by planting more trees

An additional 1 billion hectares of forest will be required to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius by 2050.

07 Jul 2019 11:26 AM

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