Thursday, 13 December, 2018
Scientists figure out why Australian wombats have cubic droppings

Scientists figure out why Australian wombats have cubic droppings

The varied elasticity of the wombat's intestines helps the marsupials to sculpt their scat into c...

NASA to review workplace safety culture at SpaceX, Boeing

The US space agency has ordered a sweeping safety review of operations and workplace culture, includ...

Ancient Mars crater chosen as landing site for 2020 space rover

It'll look for signs of habitable conditions from the planet's ancient past, but also collect and st...

Trump’s comment about raking to prevent wildfires gets lambasted by Finns

Finns were certainly amused by the idea that their country, which is larger than New Mexico and is a...

Meteors will radiate from the constellation Leo but can appear anywhere in the sky. You can see th...

On October 11, the last manned mission to the ISS was abruptly cut short two minutes after liftoff w...

An worldwide team has announced that it has found good evidence of the existence of a frozen exopla...

On 19 November, SpaceX has scheduled another launch from Vandenberg military base in California. ...

It also calls on the Government to help farmers and land managers find alternative uses of land and ...

There are more than 30 streams like this in our galaxy and S1 captured the interest of astronomers...

A mile-wide, iron asteroid slammed into northern Greenland as early as 12,000 years ago, creating ...

The IEA's Tim Gould says that, although oil use for cars peaks in the mid-2020s, this will be mo...

This could pave the way for using clean energy - currently, nuclear energy created through fission l...

Barnard's Star b has surface temperatures of 150C, rocky terrain and is about 3.2 times the size of ...

Abraham Loeb, from the varsity, said, The new object showed very unusual features since its discover...

USA -based aerospace manufacturer Rocket Lab completed its first successful commercial launch on Sat...

Showers and thunderstorms associated with this disturbance have increased today, and environmental c...

Southern California's wildfire has killed two and destroyed at least 177 homes. NASA has been trac...

While some works have pointed out the connection between quasars and colliding galaxies, other stud...

Corbyn said any Brexit deal brought to the Commons by the government would need to be measured again...

The asteroid is not the first time see its proximity to the planet Earth. The biggest measures 30 me...

The sale raised money for two charities, including one belonging to the British physicist. Additio...

A motorised wheelchair that belonged to the physicist, who died in March and which was expected to...

James Clark , the study's lead author, believes it would "certainly attract attention". "I wanted ...

Second, it seemed to be getting faster-and not through the gravitational pull of other objects, as r...

A photo of a bionic mushroom . About 2.6 billion years ago, cyanobacteria changed the state of the ...

The Great Falls Tribune reports US District Judge Brian Morris' order on Thursday came as Calgary-b...

While the report doesn't speak relative to other potentially hazardous substances, however, it bec...

However, China's future space station is about to change everything. It is expected that construct...

If this rate of recovery continues, the ozone layer over the northern hemisphere and mid-latitudes...

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