Blue led light
Why blue LEDS are difficult to make

Using sophisticated computer simulations, British scientists have uncovered the mystery of why blue light-emitting diodes.

Kepler's Hall of Fame
Three Earth-like planets up there: NASA

In a major find, NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope has discovered three new Earth-size habitable

Goldilocks Planet
8 new planets found in ‘Goldilocks zone’

The “Does human life exist beyond Earth” debate just scored another talking point with the.

Mars Seed
Portuguese team gets to send first living organisms to Mars

Portuguese team Seed has won the Mars One competition and the right to send the.

levitation of polystryene 2
A new acoustic levitation device to transport dangerous parts without touching them

A team of researchers at the University of São Paulo in Brazil has developed a.

Nasa Chandra X-Ray Flare
NASA observed the largest X-ray flare from the supermassive black hole

Astronomers have observed the largest X-ray flare ever detected from the supermassive black hole at.

Innate behaviour determines how we steer our car

Researchers at Chalmers University of Technology have solved a 70 year old mystery in traffic.

Scientists plan to grow lettuce on Mars

A British-led group is planning to grow lettuce on the Red Planet for future dwellers,.

The Big Bang theory to be probed from Antarctica

A set of six telescopes collectively known as Spider – Sub-orbital Polarimeter for Inflation, Dust.

NASA set to test inflatable technology

The US space agency is planning to test inflatable spacecraft