- Science NewsFormer ISRO scientist calls 'Mission Shakti' a 'complete waste'
Prime Minister Narendra Modi proudly announced the success of India's first A-SAT missile test that took India to the elite group of space powers. Only China, United States and Russia were able to do so. But a former ISRO scientist claims that the mission is a 'complete waste'.Science NewsLast Supermoon of 2019 on March 21: Here's how and when to watch in India
March 21, on the day of Holi 2019, India will witness the last Supermoon of the year. According to astronomy, the full moon on March is special and rare and will coincide with the Spring Equinox. The phenomenon is generally known as ‘Super Worm Equinox Moon’.Science NewsAntimicrobial coating to save Astronauts on ISS from superbugs
The scientists have developed an antimicrobial coating that will prevent them from superbugs aboard the International Space Station (ISS), also protect astronauts in their journey to planets like Moon and Mars.Science NewsMeet Nambi Narayanan, an ISRO scientist & Padma Bhushan Awardee
While we are all set for our Monday schedule, let's give kick-start our week by reading the story of Nambi Narayanan, who is an ISRO scientists and a Padma Bhushan Awardee. The brilliant scientist has played a significant role in developing Vikas Engine which was used for the first PSLV launched by India. This engine has also been used as core vehicle parts engineered for missions like Chandrayaan and Mangalyaan.Science NewsClosest planet to Earth, its Mercury, not Venus; say scientists
A very common general knowledge question ' What is the closest planet to Earth?' gets a new twist. While most of us may consider Venus as the answer but, actually, it may be Mercury.Science NewsQuantum physicists manage to 'reverse time', biggest human achievement ever
'Reverse time' a very popular scientific words has been used in many Sci-fi films and now scientists have really turned the impossible, possible. The researchers from Switzerland and the United States came up with the miracle news.Science NewsWorld oldest tattoo tool found in North America
The trend of tattoo has been there in the world since time immemorial. Lately, archeologists have discovered the oldest tattoo tool which dates back to nearly 2,000 years ago. Experts say that it is the ancient tool used in western North America.Science NewsAstronomy events to look in March 2019
March of the year marks the change of seasons. This 2019, the month will bring great opportunities to see some wintertime constellations and the last supermoon of 2019. If you are avid sky watchers then note down the three astronomy events to look forward in March.Science NewsOldest human fossil found outside Africa: Details revealed
Researchers have found earliest modern human fossil outside the continent of Africa. The evidences date back to the period when our ancestors left Africa.Science NewsThese artificial leaves can convert carbon dioxide into fuel
After much practice, scientists from the University of Illinois at Chicago have created artificial leaves that can convert atmospheric carbon dioxide to fuel ten times more efficiently than natural plants. Artificial leaves mimic the process whereby plants use water and carbon dioxide from the air to produce carbohydrates using energy from the Sun.