- May 05, 2021 01:39 PM IST
Volunteers across India are finding ways to amplify and address queries for updated information, oxygen cylinders, medicines and transport.
- Apr 30, 2021 09:04 PM IST
The study will be conducted in three rounds over three months at an estimated cost of Rs 1.62 crore which would be met from the Chief Minister's Relief Fund.
- Apr 30, 2021 11:20 AM IST
Psychologists and counsellors say some people find solace in religion, other in activities like gardening. Try a few different options to find what helps you. Recommendations below.
- Apr 30, 2021 10:10 AM IST
A public-private task force including Microsoft, Amazon, US National Governors Association, the FBI, Secret Service and Britain and Canada's elite crime agencies on April 29 delivered to the White House an 81-page urgent action plan for an aggressive whole-of-government assault on ransomware.
- Apr 29, 2021 11:12 AM IST
Beijing has poured billions into its military-run space programme, with hopes of having a crewed space station by 2022 and eventually sending humans to the Moon.
- Apr 28, 2021 02:06 PM IST
Experts say Chinese space scientists have been quick to reproduce the successes of the US and Russia, and to fix any mistakes. At least 12 astronauts are training to fly to and live in the station which could be ready by late 2022.
- Apr 24, 2021 06:59 PM IST
China has made space exploration a top priority in recent years, aiming to establish a programme operating thousands of space flights a year and carrying tens of thousands of tonnes of cargo and passengers by 2045.
- Apr 23, 2021 04:23 PM IST
30 years of research has confirmed that apart from a small difference in size (roughly 11%), there's no difference between the brains of men and women.
- Apr 22, 2021 05:13 PM IST
Rule of thumb: drink when you're thirsty or when you feel like it and remember that hydration challenges (like the gallon challenge) are akin to highly marketed pissing contests.
- Apr 19, 2021 11:20 AM IST
The space agency had originally planned the flight for April 11 but postponed it over a software issue that was identified during a planned high-speed test of the aircraft's rotors.
- Apr 11, 2021 10:15 AM IST
The eruption of La Soufriere on April 9 pumped dark clouds of ash some 10 km into the air, prompting an evacuation of some nearby residents.
- Apr 06, 2021 02:29 PM IST
The ultra-light aircraft was dropped on the surface on Saturday after detaching from the belly of the Perseverance rover, which touched down on the Red Planet on February 18.
- Apr 03, 2021 04:29 PM IST
Concern about what might come later is what prompted objections in Sweden, said Niclas Hallstrom, who is with What Next, an environmental research group based in Uppsala.
- Mar 30, 2021 10:58 PM IST
Pristine, in astronomical terms, describes a comet that has never passed close enough to a star to be transformed by its searing heat.
- Mar 25, 2021 05:00 PM IST
The US space agency is comparing the Martian debut of its 4-lb (1.8-kg) solar-powered whirlybird, dubbed Ingenuity, with the Wright Brothers' first sustained flight of a motor-driven airplane near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, in 1903.
- Mar 20, 2021 11:30 PM IST
Today, most of Mars is as dry as a desert except for ice deposits in its polar regions. Where did the rest of the water go?
- Mar 17, 2021 10:56 PM IST
The researchers suggested that a lot of the water did not actually leave the planet, but rather ended up trapped in various minerals that contain water as part of their mineral structure - clays and sulfates in particular.
- Mar 17, 2021 11:23 AM IST
Quirks of the human mind and how we process information might explain the uncanny appearances of thylacines.
- Mar 04, 2021 07:56 AM IST
Billionaire Elon Musk plans to use SpaceX's Starships to send people to the moon and Mars.
- Feb 28, 2021 10:11 AM IST
PSLV-C51 rocket, which is the 53rd mission of PSLV, launched Amazonia-1 of Brazil as primary satellite and 18 co-passenger payloads from the first launch pad of the Sriharikota spaceport
- Feb 25, 2021 08:36 AM IST
Engineers hinted they had hidden a code in the parachute that landed the Perseverance rover. Within hours, puzzle enthusiasts cracked it.
- Feb 22, 2021 05:32 PM IST
The researchers from NASA and German Aerospace Center tested the endurance of microorganisms to Martian conditions by launching them into stratosphere, the second major layer of Earth's atmosphere which closely represents key conditions on Mars.
- Feb 20, 2021 03:47 PM IST
NASA released a stunning picture of its newest rover being lowered onto the dusty red surface after world got its first close-up look at a Mars landing on Friday. The photo was released less than 24 hours after the Perseverance rover successfully touched down near an ancient river delta.
- Feb 19, 2021 07:05 AM IST
Perseverance, the biggest, most advanced rover ever sent by NASA, became the ninth spacecraft since the 1970s to successfully land on Mars, every one of them from the US