Science

Mexican cave artifacts show earlier arrival of humans in North America

Mexican cave artifacts show earlier arrival of humans in North America

Published 22/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Stone tools unearthed in a cave in central Mexico and other evidence from 42 far-flung archeological sites indicate people arrived in North [more…]

Scientists identify 37 recently active volcanic structures on Venus

Scientists identify 37 recently active volcanic structures on Venus

Published 20/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scientists have identified 37 volcanic structures on Venus that appear to be recently active - and probably still are today - painting [more…]

Multiple vaccine candidates show early promise- inhaled interferon helps severe COVID-19 patients

Multiple vaccine candidates show early promise- inhaled interferon helps severe COVID-19 patients

Published 20/07/2020

(Reuters) - The following is a brief roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find treatments and [more…]

United Arab Emirates launches mission to Mars

United Arab Emirates launches mission to Mars

Published 20/07/2020

DUBAI (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates launched its first mission to Mars on Monday as it strives to develop its scientific and technological capabilities [more…]

Steroid’s COVID-19 benefits confirmed- spotlight on immune cells

Steroid’s COVID-19 benefits confirmed- spotlight on immune cells

Published 18/07/2020

(Reuters) - The following is a brief roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find treatments and [more…]

SpaceX capsule carrying NASA astronauts slated for August 2 return

SpaceX capsule carrying NASA astronauts slated for August 2 return

Published 17/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The NASA astronauts who traveled to the International Space Station in SpaceX’s first crewed flight in May are expected to return to [more…]

Solar probe reveals sun’s tiny ‘campfires’ in closest-ever photos

Solar probe reveals sun’s tiny ‘campfires’ in closest-ever photos

Published 16/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A solar probe built by the European Space Agency and NASA has delivered the closest photos ever taken of the sun’s surface, [more…]

Lung radiation shows promise for COVID-19 pneumonia- smoking raises risks

Lung radiation shows promise for COVID-19 pneumonia- smoking raises risks

Published 15/07/2020

(Reuters) - The following is a brief roundup of some of the latest scientific studies on the novel coronavirus and efforts to find treatments and [more…]

Pandemic exposes scientific rift over proving when germs are airborne

Pandemic exposes scientific rift over proving when germs are airborne

Published 11/07/2020

CHICAGO (Reuters) - The coronavirus pandemic has exposed a clash among medical experts over disease transmission that stretches back nearly a century - to the [more…]

Scientists focus on how immune system T cells fight coronavirus in absence of antibodies

Scientists focus on how immune system T cells fight coronavirus in absence of antibodies

Published 10/07/2020

(Reuters) - As scientists question whether the presence, or absence, of antibodies to the novel coronavirus can reliably determine immunity, some are looking to a [more…]