NASA probe beams Its 1st lunar photos to Earth – Fox News

Fox NewsNASA’s newest moon probe has beamed its view of the lunar surface back to Earth for the first time. The Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer spacecraft (called LADEE…

The Ephemeral Nature of Magma Prior to Eruption – Wired

WiredMt. Hood in Oregon. A new study by Cooper and Kent (2014) suggests that eruptible magma is only present for years to centuries before an eruption. Image: Erik Klemetti. One…

The ESA Confirms Hello World Message Is Received From Rosetta Spacecraft – The News Reports

The News ReportsThe European Space Agency (ESA) has confirmed that it has received a message from a ship in space today. Sadly for fans of science fiction and those hoping…

Now microscopic robots ‘Bio-Bots’ to diagnose diseases inside Human Body – The Utah People’s Post

The Utah People’s PostThe scientists have developed a microscopic robot that can swim like a sperm inside a human body and help in sensing many diseases by exploring the body’s…

Rosetta: Alarm to sound for comet mission – BBC News

BBC NewsOne of the most daring space missions ever undertaken reaches a key milestone on Monday. Europe’s Rosetta probe was launched a decade ago on a long quest to chase…

Rough surfaces can reduce friction drag – Business Standard

Business StandardJohn Kim and his colleagues have modeled the fluid flow between two surfaces covered with tiny ridges and found that even in turbulent conditions the rough surface reduced the…

‘Bio-Bots’ – Self-Propelled Biological Robots inside Human Body – News Tonight Africa

News Tonight AfricaResearchers from University of Illinois have been successful in designing a microscopic robot that can explore viscous environments like interiors of human body. ‘Bio-bot’ is a microscopic biological…

Rough surface can Reduce Drag: UCLA Researchers – News Tonight Africa

News Tonight AfricaA new study conducted by researchers from UCLA has come up with the findings that properly designed rough surface can sometimes prove to be better for decreasing drags.…

Chimpanzees Use Gestures To Accomplish Specific Tasks, Study Gives Insight … – Design & Trend

Design & TrendChimpanzees have been shown to use gestures when trying to accomplish a task. (Photo : Reuters/Brazil). Researchers at Georgia State University have concluded that chimpanzees use gestures to…

Chimpanzees can communicate using Gestures – News Tonight Africa

News Tonight AfricaGeorgia State University researchers have concluded that Chimpanzees can communicate using meaningful gestures. Two language-trained chimpanzees named Panzee and Sherman helped human researcher to find hidden food, about…

Scientists Film African Tigerfish Preying On Birds In South Africa’s Schroda Dam – International Business Times

International Business TimesAvivorous behavioral strategies adopted by Hydrocynus vittatus in the Schroda Dam man-made lake. Journal of Fish Biology/onlinelibrary.wiley.com. While it’s well established that aquatic animals such as sharks and…

Never-Seen-Before ‘Microscopically View’ Battery Electrodes Bathed in … – Design & Trend

Design & TrendResearchers have developed a new way to microscopically view battery electrodes while they are bathed in wet electrolytes, mimicking realistic conditions inside actual batteries. (Photo : Nano Letters).…

Taiwan antitrust agency fines Apple for iPhone pricing – PCWorld

PCWorldApple has been fined NT$20 million (US$663,332) by the Taiwan Fair Trade Commission for interfering with the pricing of the iPhone by three mobile carriers, according to reports. The antitrust…

Graphene Is Going to Change the World – Guardian Express

Guardian ExpressGraphene is grown on a large crystaline structure of a copper substrate. Graphene is the thinnest and strongest substance known and possibilities of using graphene will revolutionize the world.…

Graphene: the sexy, thin supermodel queen of the material world – TG Daily

TG DailyIt’s really, really thin. It’s tough as lead boots. It’s sexy. It’s graphene. And, the science world gets all hot and heavy when it is around. Brainiacs just love…