The capsule carried science experiments, including 1.2 million tomato seeds that will be distributed to schoolchildren around the US and Canada, and tens of thousands of children’s postcards with space-themed drawings that will be returned to the young senders.
The months ahead will be difficult. But the medical cavalry is coming, and the rest of us know what we need to do.
The immune systems of bats are weird, but we don’t know how weird, how they got that way or enough about other animals.
Spurred by Brexit, London is backing companies that will build satellites and haul them into orbit.
All 24 superhabitable planets that have been identified by the scientists are located more than 100 light years away from our planet.
US President Donald Trump may have been infected by COVID-19 prior to the Rose Garden event at White House and may have transmitted the coronavirus to others at the celebration — a classic a ‘super-spreader’ case.
They further stated that more delay in reaching Phase 2 clinical trials in children would also delay recovery from COVID-19 and “unnecessarily prolong impact on education, health and emotional well-being.”
The study, published in the journal Astrobiology, details characteristics of potential "superhabitable" planets, that include those that are older, a little larger, slightly warmer and possibly wetter than Earth.
ISRO chairman K Sivan and CNES president Jean-Yves Le Gall held talks and reviewed the areas driving cooperation between France and India in space.
Improving technology could make it possible to better anticipate weather conditions weeks in advance, especially in the tropics.
The goal of the Chinese space mission will be to assess the asteroid mining robot’s capabilities – to find out how well it can identify and extract valuable resources vis-à-vis asteroid mining.
Insufficient interferon, a substance that helps orchestrate the body’s defence against viruses, may be the reason some COVID-19 patients get severely ill, a new study suggests.
In this edition of the Explained series, Moneycontrol's Shraddha Sharma explains what is a solar cycle and how it impacts us.
After researchers noticed fewer nearsighted patients in a hospital ward in China, they speculated that wearing glasses might offer some protection against COVID-19.
Unsurprising, doubts have been raised over how reliable the technology is as it is yet to receive external regulatory approval and there is no external testing of data of the company’s claims
The space agency said it is also looking at paving the way for the insurance sector to render services in the space domain.
Pink Farms, is the first vertical farm in the teeming Brazilian city of 12 million people, where land is scarce and produce usually has to be shipped in from afar
The researchers set out to isolate the gene for one or more antibodies that block the SARS-CoV-2 virus, which would allow for mass production.
As astronomers plan for searches for life on Venus, there may be bizarre microbes living in the sulfuric acid-laden clouds of the hothouse planet.
While the youngster had complete faith in his idea, he did not know how to go about spreading the word.
Researchers at a Massachusetts hospital found that searches for gastrointestinal symptoms and taste were indicative of a future rise in COVID -19 cases.
NASA anticipates that the contracts will be worth some tens of thousands of dollars, according to the tender documents.
Against the backdrop of climate change, the delicate underwater ecology of Alaska’s Aleutian Islands is hurting from declines in otters.
As we age, the immune system begins to shift into a heightened state of alert, dialing up inflammation and running out of certain immune cells.
While many fossils have been flattened by time and the elements, a titanosaur found in an egg was preserved in three dimensions.