The first model to be completely simulated by computer software is 'Mycoplasma Genitalium', the world's smallest free living bacterium that lives in the genital and respiratory tracts of humans and other primates. This organism is responsible causing sexually transmitted disease.
NASA along with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the State Department and Nike Inc. opened the fourth instalment of the Launch initiative Friday.
Most of us would have been curious to know what space smells, because it's so cold and vast and dark. With all this, we tend to recline over the thought that what our olfactory nerves would sense in space? Well, the Astronauts returning after their space walk can help probe into this interesting asp...
Just after June 14 escape of 2012 LZ1 a hazardous asteroid; another asteroid that is the size of the city block will make its close approach to Earth on the 22July evening.
NASA has selected Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) of Hawthorne, Calif., to launch the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Jason-3 spacecraft in December 2014 aboard a Falcon 9 v1.0 rocket from Complex 4 at Vandenberg Air Force Basein California.
NASA's Cassini spacecraft that has been orbiting around Saturn has produced some images of lightning flashes that was observed during the huge storm on Saturn that occurred last year encircling the northern hemisphere.
The astronomers have stumbled upon a strange spiral galaxy that appears to have been formed a billion years before other spirals. What makes this discovery strange is that this spiral galaxy is 10.5 billion light years from Earth, which places it at a time when the Universe was only three billion ye...
A study that is being published in the Journal Radiology claims that, "A buildup of sodium in the brain detected by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) may be a biomarker for the degeneration of nerve cells that occurs in patients with multiple sclerosis."
A new discovery made by the astronomers using NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope claim that they have detected an exoplanet that is two thirds size of the planet Earth. The newly detected exoplanet known as UF-1.01, is located a mere 33 light years away making it much smaller than the nearest worlds to ...
A recent study done by a team of international experts suggest that, depositing the iron dust in the seas can help to transfer the carbon from the atmosphere and embed it on the ocean floor for centuries in order to deal with the changing climate.
The U.S. Scientists have genetically modified a benign bacteria residing in the mosquitoes guts in order to kill the parasite that causes malaria before it infects humans. This study was published in the Proceedings of the national Hopkins Bloomberg School of Academy of Sciences.