Science

Robots to install telescopes to peer into cosmos from the moon

Robots to install telescopes to peer into cosmos from the moon

Published 15/07/2019

BOULDER, Colo. (Reuters) - As the United States races to put humans back on the moon for the first time in 50 years, a NASA-funded [more…]

Scientists look for answers to earth’s beginning under the moonscape

Scientists look for answers to earth’s beginning under the moonscape

Published 15/07/2019

(Reuters) - As countries and companies rush to build infrastructure on the moon, some researchers are planning to dig under its rocky soil to unlock [more…]

The Matrix comes: growing children with the help of artificial uterus may be legalized in Ukraine

The Matrix comes: growing children with the help of artificial uterus may be legalized in Ukraine

Published 15/07/2019

Artificial uterus to replace live women: Ukraine considers the legalization of “children in vitro”

Children fully grown by artificial means, that is, outside the mother's [more…]

India’s second lunar mission delayed due to ‘technical snag’: ISRO

India’s second lunar mission delayed due to ‘technical snag’: ISRO

Published 15/07/2019

BENGALURU (Reuters) - India’s space agency said it delayed the launch of its second lunar mission, Chandrayaan-2, in the early hours of Monday due to [more…]

Probe starts after UAE satellite lost in failed Vega launch

Probe starts after UAE satellite lost in failed Vega launch

Published 11/07/2019

(Reuters) - An investigation is under way after a European Vega rocket failed after take-off, destroying a military observation satellite as it was about to [more…]

Branson’s Virgin Orbit moves closer to commercial satellite launch

Branson’s Virgin Orbit moves closer to commercial satellite launch

Published 11/07/2019

SEATTLE (Reuters) - Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit on Wednesday released a rocket from the wing of a modified Boeing 747 jetliner in mid-air in a [more…]

NASA shake-up in new race to the moon

NASA shake-up in new race to the moon

Published 11/07/2019

ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) - As NASA scrambles to meet U.S. President Donald Trump’s mandate to return humans to the moon by 2024, two longtime heads [more…]

Biblical bad guys the ancient Philistines came from Europe, DNA shows

Biblical bad guys the ancient Philistines came from Europe, DNA shows

Published 03/07/2019

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - The ancient Philistines, the Biblical villains whose origins have puzzled scholars for decades, came to the Middle East from southern Europe more [more…]

Solar eclipse plunges Chile into darkness

Solar eclipse plunges Chile into darkness

Published 03/07/2019

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of tourists scattered across the north Chilean desert on Tuesday to experience a rare, and irresistible combination for astronomy [more…]

Blind Chileans ‘listen’ for the solar eclipse

Blind Chileans ‘listen’ for the solar eclipse

Published 02/07/2019

By Natalia A. Ramos Miranda CACHIYUYO, Chile (Reuters) - In the minutes before a solar eclipse plunged Chile into darkness, a loudspeaker projected a deep [more…]