Record breaking brown dwarf identified

  LONDON: Astronomers have identified a record breaking brown dwarf – a star too small for nuclear fusion – with the ‘purest’ composition and the highest mass yet known, located 750 light years away….


British Teenager Points Out Error in NASA Data

A 17-year-old British teenager pointed out a major error in a set of data that NASA collects from the International Space Station (ISS), the media reported. A-level student Miles Soloman from Tapton School in…


Soon, ‘magic’ DNA computer that grows itself

In a first, scientists have designed a new, super-fast form of a ‘magic’ computer made of DNA molecules that grows as it computes and can outperform all standard systems in solving important practical problems….

SpaceX to Send Two Tourists Around Moon in 2018

SpaceX said Monday two private citizens have paid money to be sent around the Moon in what would mark the farthest humans have ever traveled to deep space. The United States has not sent…

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Mars may have complicated mantle: study

Mars’ mantle may be more complicated than previously thought, say scientists who have studied the geochemical changes over time in the lava flows of a major volcanic province on the red planet. Scientists at…