Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Light from star explosion 12 bn years ago detected

In what could provide new insight into the structure of the early universe, light from the enormous explosion of a star more than 12 billion years ago Continue reading “Light from star explosion 12 bn years ago detected” »  More...

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By BioNews On Thursday, May 29th, 2014
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Russian spaceship flies three astronauts to ISS

Russia’s manned spaceship carrying three astronauts blasted off late Wednesday from Kazakhstan’s Baikonur space centre Continue reading “Russian spaceship flies three astronauts to ISS” »  More...

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By BioNews On Friday, May 23rd, 2014
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Coming, a ‘broadband wireless’ connection for moon dwellers

Humans colonising the moon or even a distant asteroid in near future is fine but how would they communicate with friends and families on earth Continue reading “Coming, a ‘broadband wireless’ connection More...

By BioNews On Thursday, May 22nd, 2014
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Worms can form part of astronauts’ diet: Chinese study

Three volunteers participated in a Chinese space programme experiment of surviving on a worm diet for more than three months in order to prove that humans can endure long space journeys with this type of diet Continue More...

By BioNews On Thursday, May 15th, 2014
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South African astronomers discover stars in galactic flare

South African astronomers have discovered the very first known stars in the flared disk of the Milky Way Galaxy Continue reading “South African astronomers discover stars in galactic flare” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, May 9th, 2014
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BARC to showcase achievements in chemical sciences

India’s premier Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) will showcase its recent achievements in chemical sciences on National Technology Day on Monday Continue reading “BARC to showcase achievements in More...

By BioNews On Friday, May 9th, 2014
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Don’t miss ‘Earthrise’ photo from space

More than 45 years have passed since the first “Earthrise” photo was taken by the Apollo 8 crew in 1968, showing the Earth for the first time as it appears from deep space Continue reading “Don’t More...

By BioNews On Thursday, May 1st, 2014
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Day on an exoplanet lasts only eight hours!

Do you know that an exoplanet has a day that lasts only eight hours – much quicker than any planet in the solar system as its equator is moving at almost 100,000 kms per hour Continue reading “Day on More...

By BioNews On Monday, April 28th, 2014
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Signs of life on exomoons a distinct possibility too

Although we are yet to witness an exomoon, there are far greater chances for exomoons to harbour life like exoplanets, a thrilling research has indicated Continue reading “Signs of life on exomoons a distinct More...

By BioNews On Thursday, April 24th, 2014
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Astronauts may face attention deficit risks

Astronauts who are radiation-sensitive need to take extra care to protect their brains as they may face risks of attention deficit and slower reaction times Continue reading “Astronauts may face attention More...