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This medical robot can autonomously navigate inside one's body

Surgeons have used robots operated by joysticks for more than a decade.

27 Apr 2019 10:24 AM

Micro-robots can help dentists remove plaque: Study

Such robotic biofilm-removal systems could be valuable in a wide range of potential applications.

27 Apr 2019 10:23 AM

Researchers discover AI-powered solution to assess impact of chemotherapy

The details of the study were published in the Journal of JAMA Network Open.

27 Apr 2019 10:21 AM

China's rocket start-ups go small in age of 'shoebox' satellites

Demand for nanosatellites as small as a shoebox is expected to explode in the next few years.

27 Apr 2019 9:45 AM

NASA's InSight Lander captures first 'marsquake'

The lander measured and recorded audio of faint seismic signal, the first- ever recorded trembling.

25 Apr 2019 10:57 AM

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NASA probe detects likely 'marsquake': an interplanetary first

The faint rumble characterized by JPL scientists as a likely marsquake, roughly equal to a 2.5 magnitude earthquake.

24 Apr 2019 11:37 AM

China draws up tighter rules on human gene and embryo trials

Chinese authorities launched an investigation into He’s work and said they had halted the kind of research he was undertaking.

21 Apr 2019 10:45 AM

SpaceX suffers capsule anomaly during Florida tests

The initial tests completed successfully but the final test resulted in an anomaly on the test stand.

21 Apr 2019 10:37 AM

Discovery of eco-friendly material for refrigerators and ACs

Researchers described the enormous thermal changes under pressure achieved with plastic crystals.

19 Apr 2019 11:12 AM

Intelsat says satellite made by Boeing fails

The 29e propulsion system experienced damage, and while working to recover the satellite a second anomaly occurred.

19 Apr 2019 10:17 AM

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Back on Earth, China's Mars simulation base greets first visitors

They were not on the set of Star Wars, but at a Chinese-built Mars simulation base in the barren, windswept hills of Gansu province.

19 Apr 2019 10:09 AM

NASA's 1st female astronaut candidate, Jerrie Cobb, dies at 88

In 1961, Cobb became the first woman to pass astronaut testing.

19 Apr 2019 9:30 AM

US researchers begin CRISPR gene editing trials on humans

CRISPR is a technique in which modifications are made at the DNA level with the potential to cure many diseases.

18 Apr 2019 10:26 AM

NASA announces record-setting spaceflight mission by woman astronaut

The extended missions are aimed at gathering additional data on the effects of long-duration human spaceflight.

18 Apr 2019 10:25 AM

Yale study revives cellular activity in brains hours after death

The study offers no immediate clinical breakthrough for humans.

18 Apr 2019 9:51 AM

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Scientist’s 3D print heart in major medical breakthrough

The scientists used fully personalised non-supplemented materials as bio-inks for 3D printing.

17 Apr 2019 11:46 AM

300 feet deep liquid lake found on Saturn’s moon

Titan and Earth are the solar system’s two places with standing bodies of liquid on the surface.

16 Apr 2019 12:43 PM

NASA wants to know how you see the planet on Earth Day

NASA is inviting everyone to post a close-up photo of their favourite natural features of the planet,

14 Apr 2019 10:47 AM

Israeli spacecraft crashes onto moon

The unmanned robotic lander suffered periodic engine and communications failures during the landing sequence.

13 Apr 2019 10:25 AM

NASA twins study shows how space changes the human body

Scott Kelly experienced thickening of the carotid artery and retina, weight loss, shifts in gut microbes, and a lot more.

13 Apr 2019 9:54 AM

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