Scientists are all set to crash a European spacecraft on to a comet tomorrow. The crash will mark a dramatic end to the £1 billion Rosetta mission.
On Thursday, the orbiter will get the final instructions to line the probe up for its one-way trip on to the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko'srocky surface.
According to experts millions of people in the UK use painkillers that are associated with elevated chances of heart failure.
A study has discovered that non-selective non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) like ibuprofen may boost the chances of being hospitalized with the heart condition.
A new research unveiled case of a Utah man who probably contracted Zika virus through his infected father's tears or sweat which he touched with his bare hands. The research reported in the New England Journal of Medicine by doctors of University of Utah says that the extreme level of the virus in the father likely caused the unusual transmission.
On Friday night, a rare lunar event would take place, a black moon will rise. It's an event that occurs once in 32 months, and the black moon is said to be the second new moon of a month. Last black moon was witnessed in year
2014 and after the Friday's night, next is expected in 2019.
A new source of greenhouse gas has been discovered recently, discouraging the countries trying hard to control their greenhouse gas emissions. The study scheduled to be published in Oxford journal, BioScience in the coming week, has termed man-made reservoirs to be the source.
In what is hailed as a breakthrough, a baby with three genetic parents has been born through in vitro fertilization process. The New Scientist report says that the baby boy with donated mitochondrial DNA is healthy at 5 months old.
Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will put plant kratom's chemicals in schedule I list of US Controlled Substances Act. DEA intends to add the herbal plant into the controlled drugs list by Friday. The plant known for its herbal benefits is widely used for treating opiate addiction, depression, anxiety and as a pain killer since time immemorial.
SpaceX founder and CEO, Elon Musk, unveiled his company'sInterplanetary Transport System (ITS) project at a conference in Mexico on September 27 which has given rise to many speculations. Through the ITS, Musk plans to build the most powerful rocket which when combined with a spaceship will aid in carrying at least 100 people to Mars.
Immediate interventions required to lessen mortalities and injuries suffered by right whales from fishing gear
Two things are taking side by side- one is decline in the population of North Atlantic right whale and the other is, this rare breed continue to be victims of entanglements. Lately, a 45-ton North Atlantic right whale was found dead off the coast of Maine after being entangled in fishing gear.
A new research from the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine might have come to know what causes Crohn's disease, a chronic inflammatory disease of the intestines. The news is considered to be a significant one as it could lead to development of new treatments.
The World Health Organization (WHO) announced Tuesday that measles has been eradicated from the Americas, meaning all the nations in North, South and Central America. It is for the first time that such a severe communicable disease has been eliminated from the entire region.
Researcher at Stanford University asserted Earth will soon hit the highest of temperatures recorded in 1200000 years. The increase in temperature would result in melting of glaciers, water scarcity that would drastically affect the environment, entire community and habitat.