Saturday, November 9, 2013
India's Mars spacecraft has completed the first of a series of engine firings designed to free it from Earth's gravitational pull and propel it towards the Red Planet, scientists said Friday.
Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope have spotted a freakish asteroid with six comet-like tails of dust streaming from its body like spokes on a wheel, scientists said on Thursday.
Thursday, November 7, 2013
The world's first robot astronaut is pining for a conversation partner as he waits for Japanese spaceman Koichi Wakata aboard the International Space Station.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
India's first mission to Mars blasted off successfully on Tuesday, completing the first stage of an 11-month journey that could see New Delhi's low-cost program win Asia's race to the Red Planet.
China offered a rare glimpse into its secretive space program on Tuesday, displaying a model of a lunar rover that will explore the moon's surface in an upcoming mission.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
A single dose — rather than the recommended three — of a vaccine against the sexually transmitted disease HPV may be enough to ward off cervical cancer, researchers said Monday.
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Monday, November 4, 2013
India began a countdown Sunday to the launch of its most ambitious and risky space mission to date: sending a probe to Mars, which was conceived in just 15 months on a tiny budget.
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Sunday, November 3, 2013
U.S. scientists seeking to unravel the mysteries of HIV have made an important breakthrough after capturing the clearest image yet of a protein which allows the deadly virus to attack human immune cells, new research showed Tuesday.
Saturday, November 2, 2013
For one Japanese man, being at the front of a Tokyo queue as the new iPad debuted Friday was his way of saying “thank you” to Apple after a year that turned his life around.
Google on Thursday unveiled its Nexus 5 smartphone, putting its premium brand on a device intended to champion the latest version of its Android operating system.