Science

Scientists to test tailor-made vaccine tech to fight epidemics

Scientists to test tailor-made vaccine tech to fight epidemics

Published 10/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A global coalition set up to fight disease epidemics is investing up to $8.4 million to develop a synthetic vaccine system that [more…]

China launches probe to explore dark side of Moon: Xinhua

China launches probe to explore dark side of Moon: Xinhua

Published 08/12/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China on Saturday launched a first probe ever to explore the dark side of the Moon, marking another milestone in its ambitious [more…]

Brain implants might one day help paralyzed patients use tablets

Brain implants might one day help paralyzed patients use tablets

Published 07/12/2018

(Reuters Health) - - Paralyzed people might one day be able to operate smartphones and tablets just by thinking about the actions they want to [more…]

Senegal opens new art museum honoring black civilization

Senegal opens new art museum honoring black civilization

Published 07/12/2018

DAKAR (Reuters) - Senegal has opened one of Africa’s largest art collections, one of a series of new museums on the continent that could eventually [more…]

Architects build gingerbread city to whet appetite for design

Architects build gingerbread city to whet appetite for design

Published 06/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Architects swapped traditional building materials for sugar and spice to create an edible gingerbread city of the future at London’s V&A Museum, [more…]

World’s first baby born via womb transplant from dead donor

World’s first baby born via womb transplant from dead donor

Published 05/12/2018

LONDON, Dec 4 (Reuters) - A woman in Brazil who received a womb transplanted from a deceased donor has given birth to a baby girl [more…]

‘Cheating’ gorillas show clever puzzle-solving

‘Cheating’ gorillas show clever puzzle-solving

Published 04/12/2018

BRISTOL, England (Reuters) - Gorillas at a zoo in England have demonstrated a distinctly human trait while attempting to solve a new puzzle game - [more…]

SpaceX launches biggest U.S. ‘rideshare’ mission with 64 satellites

SpaceX launches biggest U.S. ‘rideshare’ mission with 64 satellites

Published 04/12/2018

(This story corrects to delete incorrect information that rocket carried a University of Illinois satellite) By Joey Roulette (Reuters) - Elon Musk’s SpaceX launched a [more…]

NASA deep space probe reaches asteroid deemed potential Earth threat

NASA deep space probe reaches asteroid deemed potential Earth threat

Published 04/12/2018

(Reuters) - NASA’s deep space explorer Osiris-Rex flew on Monday to within a dozen miles of its destination, a skyscraper-sized asteroid believed to hold organic [more…]

Russia launches first manned voyage to ISS since rocket accident

Russia launches first manned voyage to ISS since rocket accident

Published 03/12/2018

BAIKONUR COSMODROME, Kazakhstan (Reuters) - A Russian-made Soyuz rocket blasted a three-man crew into orbit on Monday, beginning the first manned voyage to the International [more…]