Study finds, weather change would see more than quarter of world's land surface, home to more than 1.5 billion people, becoming more arid.
02 Jan 2018 8:37 PM
According to Oxford scientists, Mars was made uninhabitable when its surface water was absorbed into the planet’s crust.
21 Dec 2017 4:13 PM
The existence of the rocks the scientists analysed is also rather remarkable.
19 Dec 2017 2:11 PM
As NASA prepares for deep space travel, astronauts will also face increased, prolonged exposure to space radiation.
17 Dec 2017 4:41 PM
Some may shock, while others may leave you scratching your head.
15 Dec 2017 5:28 PM
The findings show that a stronger solar wind mainly accelerates particles already escaping the planet's gravity.
10 Dec 2017 8:00 AM
The team determined the total amount of material delivered to Earth may have been 2-5 times greater than previously thought.
06 Dec 2017 2:53 PM
Hughes is a 61-year-old limo driver who’s spent the last few years building a steam-powered rocket out of salvage parts in his garage.
26 Nov 2017 9:35 AM
The focus of the research has been the region of the Deseado Massif at the Argentinean Patagonia,
23 Nov 2017 9:43 AM
Researchers found that there had been periods of around five years when Earths rotation slowed/
20 Nov 2017 3:21 PM
It is hoped the new catalyst will help make the technology more widely available across industry.
19 Nov 2017 8:20 AM
It took three months to complete the visualisation, using satellite imagery.
18 Nov 2017 6:03 PM
According to experts Earth's average surface temperature last year was a record 1.1 degree Celsius above preindustrial era.
18 Nov 2017 7:55 AM
The precious metal platinum is already used in more than 50 per cent of cancer chemotherapies.
06 Nov 2017 4:20 PM
The research makes a more refined estimate of how much sulphur and carbon dioxide gas were ejected into Earths atmosphere after the event.
01 Nov 2017 5:35 PM
In some cases, blocks sublimated so rapidly that they burrowed beneath the subsurface and were swallowed up by the sand in under 60 seconds.
31 Oct 2017 1:20 AM
The twin star was named after Kronos' lesser-known brother Krios. Their official designations are HD 240430 and HD 240429.
14 Oct 2017 8:41 AM
This study by NASA may finally clue us in about the origin of life on Earth.
07 Oct 2017 8:49 PM
A NASA study has found that the Moon had an atmosphere about three to four billion years ago.
06 Oct 2017 12:51 PM
Between 3.7 and 4.5 billion years ago, the Earth was being bombarded by meteors, at a rate about eight to 11 times higher than today.
03 Oct 2017 1:24 PM