Science and tech: How the future looks like as we enter 2020
A look at the innovations in space and technology to gaze into the future.
Climate change and the future of the internet
The carbon emission caused by the electricity consumption related to the internet will be more than all the countries except India, China and the United States.
Genome of 5,700-year-old woman reconstructed using her chewing gum
The DNA sample extracted from the gum is equivalent to taking genetic information from the teeth and skull bones of a person.
Respiratory infections including pneumonia kills 21 people every day in India
Acute Respiratory Infections prevent normal breathing and start with an infection in the nose, windpipe, or lungs.
A plasma-based spacecraft can halve the time to reach Mars
A retired Canadian astronaut, Chris Hadfield, thinks that building a rocket based on plasma can reduce the time travel and size of the rocket by half.
What is 'Negative Energy' in science?
Negative Energy, the end of the universe, and time travel.
These top 20 companies - including Coal India - responsible for acidification of one-fifth of oceans
A study suggests that around 88 of the largest gas, oil, cement and coal companies are responsible for the acidification of half of the ocean since 1880.
NASA is close to finding a place to land humans on Mars
Researchers have used data from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) and Mars Odyssey Orbiter, two satellites orbiting Mars to locate water ice that will be accessible to astronauts on the red planet.
'Fingerprint' of human cells can help diagnose dangerous diseases like cancer
Researchers were able to identify cancer cells from a tissue sample with over 98% accuracy.