Wednesday 01 October, 2014

How bigger galaxies eat smaller ones

Astronomers studying the feeding habits of a cosmic cannibal have found how bigger galaxies absorb smaller ones Continue reading “How bigger galaxies eat smaller ones” »  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014

NASA delays carbon-hunting satellite launch by a day

The launch of NASA’s Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2) aboard a United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket was postponed Tuesday less than a minute before lift-off when the launch pad’s water system More...

By BioNews On Sunday, June 22nd, 2014

Orbiter shoots Martian dust devil in action!

NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter camera has detected images of dust devils in action in the atmosphere of Mars Continue reading “Orbiter shoots Martian dust devil in action!” »  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

What links Moscow and Gandhinagar? Nuclear physics

Here’s a not-so-touted Russia-India connection: It’s to do with nuclear physics and with linking this Russian capital with Gandhinagar Continue reading “What links Moscow and Gandhinagar? Nuclear More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

Methane model can sniff out extra-terrestrial life

Methane, known as a sign of potential life, can now help detect extraterrestrial life on other planets Continue reading “Methane model can sniff out extra-terrestrial life” »  More...

By BioNews On Friday, June 13th, 2014

NASA’s Mars spacecraft gears up for maiden test flight

With just six months until its first scheduled trip to space in December this year, engineers at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center have begun the final assembly of Orion spacecraft that could take man to Mars Continue More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 12th, 2014

Space ship that travels faster than light!

Imagine a space ship travelling faster than the speed of light. NASA scientists are working on a space ship that, if completed, will travel faster than speed of light Continue reading “Space ship that travels More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 5th, 2014

Stay on course to send man to Mars: Scientists

The goal of putting humans in other worlds can be achieved only with appropriate funding and sustained commitment from political leaders Continue reading “Stay on course to send man to Mars: Scientists” More...

By BioNews On Thursday, June 5th, 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 More...

By BioNews On Monday, June 2nd, 2014

Lasers recreate supernova explosion in lab!

Scientists have now devised a method to study supernova explosions, a stellar explosion that briefly outshines an entire galaxy Continue reading “Lasers recreate supernova explosion in lab!” »  More...