NASA Pressured by Trump Official on Climate Change Stance, Emails Show

Once a skeptic about climate change, Jim Bridenstine came around to the prevailing view of scientists before he took over as NASA administrator. That evolution did not sit well with a Trump... Read more »

India to Launch Its First Solar Mission in 2020, ISRO Chief Says

India is to launch Aditya-L1, its first mission to study the sun, in 2020, Indian Space Research Organisation Chairman K. Sivan said on Thursday. “The aim of the mission is to keep... Read more »

NASA Twin Satellites to Study Signal Disruption From Space

This visualization shows the relative density of certain particles in Earth’s ionosphere. NASA is preparing to launch twin satellites this month that focus on how radio signals that pass through the Earth’s... Read more »

NASA’s Curiosity Rover Finds Clay Cache on Mars

Drilling by Curiosity Mars rover at a region of the Red Planet called the “clay-bearing unit” has revealed the highest amounts of clay minerals ever found during the mission, NASA has said.... Read more »

SpaceX Internet Satellites Pose New Headache for Astronomers

It looked like a scene from a sci-fi blockbuster: an astronomer in the Netherlands captured footage of a train of brightly-lit SpaceX satellites ascending through the night sky this weekend, stunning space... Read more »

Samsung AI Center’s Shows New Algorithm That Can Animate a Talking Head With Just a Single Photo

  Artificial intelligence or AI can be a useful tool to help take the burden off our shoulders when it comes to trivial and mundane tasks. Companies like Google have used AI... Read more »

Google Says Its AI Can Predict Lung Cancer Accurately

A team of Google researchers has used a deep-learning algorithm to predict lung cancer accurately from computed scans. The work demonstrates the potential for Artificial Intelligence (AI) to increase both accuracy and... Read more »

Most of Anti-Satellite Test Debris Has Decayed, Says DRDO Chief

Most of the debris generated from the anti-satellite test India conducted in March have decayed and rest of it will dissipate in a “short period of time”, Defence Research and Development Organisation’s... Read more »

NASA Publishes Images of the Meteor No One Saw

  NASA on Friday published satellite photos of a powerful meteor which appeared just above the Bering Sea on December 18 but went unnoticed until months later. The explosion unleashed around 173 kilotons... Read more »

Artificial Intelligence Can Help Improve Understanding of Earth Science

Artificial Intelligence (AI) can significantly improve our understanding of the climate and Earth science, says a study by German scientists. AI can be applied to data related to extreme events such as... Read more »