‘Science’

Superstorm unfolding on planet Osiris

Friday, June 25, 2010 19:27

Astronomers at the Leiden Obeservatory in the Netherlands have found a global superstorm taking place on HD 209458b (better known to astronomers as Osiris). This is the first time that such an astronomical activity has been observed to be unfolding outside our solar system. 0 Comments

More water on the Moon than we think!

Thursday, June 17, 2010 20:26

Carnegie Institution's Geophysical Laboratory detects 100 times more water on the Moon than expected 0 Comments

SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket soars into space

Sunday, June 6, 2010 8:10

The Falcon 9 rocket successfully took to space at its inaugural test flight on June 4, 2010. 0 Comments

Fujitsu Supercomputer computes behavior of ethane, oxygen and ammonia molecules

Saturday, May 29, 2010 21:25

Japan’s Chou University along with Fujitsu has announced that their T2K Open Supercomputer was successfully used by a research team to solve, for the first time, the optimization problem that revealed the behavior of ammonia (NH3), ethane(CH3) and oxygen (O2) at the molecular level. 0 Comments

Quantum teleportation successful over 10 miles

Monday, May 24, 2010 14:55

Scientists from the University of Science and Technology, China and from Tsinghua University in Beijing have conducted successful experiments in teleporting information between photons in a distance longer than ever before. 0 Comments

Newton’s apple tree’s wood to be taken on Space Shuttle Atlantis

Sunday, May 9, 2010 8:19

A small piece of wood taken from the apple tree, under which Sir Isaac Newton was sitting 350 years ago when he discovered the law of gravity, will be carried into space on board the space shuttle Atlantis scheduled for lift-off next week from Cape Canaveral in Florida. 0 Comments

Dassault VSH spacecraft in the works

Dassault VSH spacecraft in the works
Thursday, May 6, 2010 19:23

Dassault Aviation finalising plans for suborbital spacecraft 0 Comments

IKAROS, solar sail satellite from Japan, set for launch in May 2010

IKAROS, solar sail satellite from Japan, set for launch in May 2010
Thursday, April 29, 2010 10:32

Japan to launch first solar sail spacecraft IKAROS 0 Comments

X-37B spaceplane launches from Cape Canaveral

X-37B spaceplane launches from Cape Canaveral
Friday, April 23, 2010 18:50

An unmanned prototype of a spaceplane, which has been developed for the US Military, has blasted off from Cape Canaveral on an experimental mission. 0 Comments

NASA NEX: NASA Earth Exchange at Green earth

Friday, April 23, 2010 5:41

NASA has made Earth analysis a simpler and more collaborative process with the unveiling of its latest system that combines supercomputers with observations made through global satellites and complex models of the Earth. 0 Comments