Science

News of science, engineering and technology. All the news of medicine and health. Scientific and medical discoveries and achievements in the world. Space News.

Run, rabbit, run! China releases 308lb rover named Jade Rabbit 2 to trundle across the far side of the moon at a maximum speed of 220 yards per hour carrying out mineral, biological and radiation tests...

Dark matter is on the move: Scientists find the elusive material can be pushed out of a galaxy’s center by star formation Researchers have found evidence of an effect known as ‘dark matter...

Rolls-Royce reveals plan to smash speed record with the world’s first 300mph electric airplane The electric plane will utilize three 750R lightweight e-motors developed by Rolls-Royce Partly funded...

After months of intense preparations, SpaceX is nearing a major milestone — the first test flight of its Crew Dragon capsule, designed to carry astronauts to the International Space Station (ISS)...

In this 2018 photo provided by Mexico’s National Institute of Anthropology and History, INAH, a skull-like stone carving and a stone trunk depicting the Flayed Lord, a pre-Hispanic fertility...

China’s Chang’e 4 spacecraft releases its rover on the dark side of the moon after historic landing that saw it become the first craft EVER to touch down in the mysterious area A Chinese spacecraft...

Ultima Thule in 3D: NASA releases new stereo image of distant Kuiper Belt object as the New Horizons team reveals they have not yet found any moons or an atmosphere NASA has released a new batch of images...

LAUREL, Md. — A couple of days before the New Horizons spacecraft made its flyby of a small, icy world far beyond Pluto, scientists working on the mission finally got a picture of the body, nicknamed...

Apple shares plummet 8% as shock revenue warning causes its value to drop a staggering $446 BILLION, more than the value of Facebook, in just two months Apple shares plunged more than 8% after the company’s...

This morning, China’s space programme made history, after landing a spacecraft on the dark side of the moon for the first time. The Chang’e-4 probe will explore the lunar surface in the hopes of putting...

New species of treefrog discovered in the Andes has a claw-like thumb used as a defence against predators and as a weapon in fights with competing males New species of treefrog was discovered by field...

DNA study reveals Icelandic Viking funeral ceremonies included the slaughter and burial of male horses (and females were killed for the feast) Study analyzed about 150 samples of horse bones and teeth...

A dog with a few extra pounds might look cute, but the extra weight could have serious consequences for the animal’s life expectancy. A new study by researchers from the University of Liverpool has found...

All year long as Earth revolves around the sun, it passes through streams of cosmic debris. The resulting meteor showers can light up night skies from dusk to dawn, and if you’re lucky you might be able...

Chinese spacecraft becomes first EVER to touch down on dark side of the moon as it transmits never-before-seen ‘close range’ images after making historic landing A Chinese spacecraft has made...

When a hole was discovered in an attached module of the International Space Station (ISS) in August, the crew quickly fixed it. However, since then, there have been various theories as to how the hole...