Saturday, Mar 24, 2018 | Last Update : 05:07 PM IST


Arctic not so chill this record warm winter

One scientific theory is that this is changing weather further south and plays a role in extreme events, especially in winter.

07 Mar 2018 12:37 PM

SpaceX racks up 50th launch of Falcon 9 rocket

The latest Falcon took flight from Cape Canavera, successfully hosting a massive communications satellite for Spain’s Hispasat corporation.

07 Mar 2018 8:12 AM

China to recruit civilian astronauts, boost crewed missions

New astronauts will include maintenance engineers and payload specialists as well as pilots.

05 Mar 2018 9:17 AM

NASA launches advanced weather satellite for western US

GOES-S is the second satellite in a $11 billion effort that's revolutionising forecasting with fast, crisp images of natural calamities.

05 Mar 2018 8:56 AM

Dubai tests autonomous pods in drive for smart city

Dubai hopes to use for local transportation under the city’s 2030 Dubai Future Accelerators.

04 Mar 2018 9:47 AM

European satellite launches to go ahead after Ariane 5 failure

An independent investigation found that the cause of the error was that the rocket was fed with incorrect data.

03 Mar 2018 11:34 AM

Tattoos discovered on mummies after millennia under wraps

The mummies were unearthed 100 years ago in the Egyptian town of Gebelein, around 40 km (24 miles) south of modern-day Luxor.

02 Mar 2018 9:41 AM

NASA launches advanced weather satellite for western US

The first spacecraft in the series has been monitoring the Atlantic and East Coast for the past year.

02 Mar 2018 9:04 AM

Cracking the mysteries of the elusive, majestic whale shark

In an attempt to solve some of the most enduring mysteries, a group of scientists spent several weeks diving with whale sharks.

01 Mar 2018 3:01 PM

Astronomers glimpse cosmic dawn, when the stars switched on

Scientists have detected a signal from 180 million years after the Big Bang when the earliest stars began glowing.

01 Mar 2018 2:04 PM