Dinosaurs got cancer too, say scientists

Dinosaurs loom in the imagination as forces of nature, but a new study that identifies the…

A milestone for privatisation of space: SpaceX brings astronauts home safely

America’s first crewed spaceship to fly to the International Space Station in nearly a decade returned…

Virgin, Rolls-Royce to build a supersonic commercial plane that flies at three times the speed of sound

Space tourism company Virgin Galactic on Monday announced a partnership with engine-maker Rolls-Royce to build a…

NASA launches Mars rover to look for signs of ancient life

The biggest, most sophisticated Mars rover ever built — a car-size vehicle bristling with cameras, microphones,…

NASA launches rover to seek signs of past life on Mars

NASA’s next-generation Mars rover Perseverance blasted off from Florida’s Cape Canaveral on Thursday atop an Atlas…

Study solves mystery origin of Stonehenge’s iconic boulders

Stonehenge, a Neolithic wonder in southern England, has vexed historians and archaeologists for centuries with its…

Scientists revive 100 million-year-old microbes from deep under seafloor

Scientists have succeeded in reviving microbes retrieved from sediment deep under the seafloor in the heart…

Myanmar joins band of Asian nations launching satellites

Myanmar is preparing to launch its first-ever satellite, joining an unlikely coalition of nascent space nations…

China launches first-ever independent mission to Mars

China successfully launched an unmanned probe to Mars on Thursday in its first independent mission to…

United Arab Emirates launches mission to Mars

The United Arab Emirates launched its first mission to Mars on Monday as it strives to…