Saturday, December 16, 2017

NASA successfully fires Voyager 1 thrusters after 37 years

WASHINGTON Dec 02: NASA's Voyager 1 spacecraft -- cruising interstellar space billions of miles from Earth -- was back on the right track Friday...

Elon Musk beats deadline for building world´s biggest battery

SYDNEY nov 26: Entrepreneur Elon Musk has won a US$50 million bet by beating a 100-day deadline for building a giant battery to help...

Asgardia, the world’s first ‘space nation’, takes flight

PARIS Nov 19: The world's first "space nation" has taken flight. On November 12, Asgardia cemented its presence in outer space by launching the Asgardia-1...

‘Fake news’ becomes a business model: researchers

WASHINGTON Nov 17: Cybercriminals have latched onto the notion of "fake news" and turned it into a profitable business model, with services starting at...

Dubochet, Frank, Henderson win 2017 Nobel Chemistry Prize

STOCKHOLM Oct 04:  Scientists Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson won the 2017 Nobel Prize for Chemistry for developing cryo-electron microscopy which simplifies and...

US biology trio wins Nobel Medicine Prize

STOCKHOLM Oct 02: US geneticists Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young were awarded the Nobel Medicine Prize Monday for shedding light...

Dr Abdus Salam’s bust unveiled to place at IAEA Headquarters

ISLAMABAD Sep 21: Pakistan's first Nobel Laureate, physicist Dr Abdus Salam's bust was unveiled to place at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Headquarters...

Rare sperm whale spotted in Pakistan for the first time

GWADAR Sep 12: A living sperm whale has been spotted for the first time in Pakistan by fishermen in the Jeevani area of Gwadar,...

Millions in US get set for once-in-a-life solar eclipse

WASHINGTON Aug 12: Skygazers across the United States awoke in excited anticipation Monday of witnessing the Sun briefly disappear, with the first total solar...

Lunar eclipse to be visible in Pakistan today

KARACHI Aug 07: This year's second lunar eclipse will take place between August 7 and 8, the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) said. The eclipse will...

Latest

Translate »