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Hyperloop gains traction worldwide

Transportation pioneers in the United States and India have converged on a sustainable, futuristic solution -- the hyperloop, a high-speed pod in a vacuum tube travelling at airplane speed. Yanqi Xu and Brooke Vaughan from USA and Souryaprokas Bhaduri and Maiyankini Bose from India report

Saturn and Mars team up to make their cl

Washington, July 27 (IBNS): NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has photographed Saturn and Mars near their closest approaches to Earth in June and July 2018.

Italian researchers find first lake of w

Tampa, USA, July 25 (IBNS): In an unprecedented discovery, a massive underground lake has been detected on Mars for the first time.

Is Mars’ soil too dry to sustain life?

Washington, July 25 (IBNS): Life as we know it needs water to thrive. Even so, we see life persist in the driest environments on Earth. But how dry is too dry?

'Data science may help Hollywood make mo

Birmingham, July 24 (IBNS): Data science could help Hollywood producers generate ‘personalised’ movies after researchers established that a film’s emotional content could help to predict box-office success.

Possibility of moon life seen by researc

Washington, July 24 (IBNS): While the moon is uninhabitable today, there could have been life on its surface in the distant past.

Warming rivers make marked contribution

Birmingham, July 19 (IBNS): Warming streams and rivers could be disproportionately contributing to the amount of planet-warming greenhouse gases, according to a new study.

Researchers are one step closer to devel

Birmingham, July 19 (IBNS): Scientists at the University of Birmingham are one step closer to developing an eye drop that could revolutionise treatment for age-related macular degeneration (AMD). 

Study finds climate determines shapes of

New York, July 19 (IBNS): There are more than 1 million river basins carved into the topography of the United States, each collecting rainwater to feed the rivers that cut through them.

Chandra may have first evidence of a you

Washington, July 19 (IBNS): Scientists may have observed, for the first time, the destruction of a young planet or planets around a nearby star.

NASA releases image of 'Mars' crawling o

Washington, July 16 (IBNS): An image from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, acquired May 13, 2018 during winter at the South Pole of Mars, shows a carbon dioxide ice cap covering the region and as the sun returns in the spring, "spiders" begin to emerge from the landscape.

Lunar eclipse on July 27-28, can be seen

New Delhi, July 13 (IBNS): A total lunar eclipse will occur on July 27-28, 2018 with a totality duration of 1 hour 43 minutes.

Texas A&M Study: Ancient dog cancer stil

Texas, July 7 (IBNS): Dogs have been man’s best friend for more than 10,000 years, but a new study shows it has been a doggone tough road to get here: their ancestors in the Americas likely came from Siberia, and these early dog populations almost totally disappeared, but not before leaving a cancerous tumor that is still found in their canine descendants today.

NASA's Kepler Spacecraft pauses science

Washington, July 7 (IBNS): Earlier this week, NASA’s Kepler team received an indication that the spacecraft fuel tank is running very low.

ISRO carries out technology demonstratio

Sriharikota, Jul 5 (IBNS): ISRO has carried out a major technology demonstration, the first in a series of tests to qualify a Crew Escape System, which is a critical technology relevant for human spaceflight.

NASA's NuSTAR Mission proves superstar E

Washington, July 4 (IBNS): A new study using data from NASA’s NuSTAR space telescope suggests that Eta Carinae, the most luminous and massive stellar system within 10,000 light-years, is accelerating particles to high energies — some of which may reach Earth as cosmic rays.

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