Space probe Gaia unveils a larger milky way

Despite the recent technological advancements that have aided mankind's thirst for galactic exploration, astronomers are still yet to truly visualise what the Milky Way,...

Meet the first baby born from the DNA of three parents

Fertility therapy has been long dealing with the hurdles of the genetic malfunctions, with no protocol in place to combat with such genetic disorders....

Archaeologists find ancient tombs in Peru hinting at human sacrifice

Archaeologists investigating a cluster of 15th century tombs in northern Peru have uncovered evidence that the occupants may have been killed as part of...

NASA releases all its research free for public access

On August 16, the US Space Agency NASA announced its decision to make all its funded scientific journal articles free for public access. They have...

Fossil re-examined in museum shows a millenar dolphin specie

A re-examination of a fossil, which has been exposed since 1951 on the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History collection at Washington DC, helped...

Zika virus could have Alzheimer’s-like effect in adults

Scientists have warned that infection with the Zika Virus could have implications extending beyond unborn children; as new research shows the virus may have...

Great Red Spot is heating Jupiter’s upper atmosphere

Published on Journal Nature, a recent study lead by James O’Donoghue, Research Scientist at Boston University and colleagues from University of Leicester, came to...

Alien life possible on Saturn’s moon Titan?

Larger than the planet Mercury, and with an atmosphere denser than the Earth’s, Saturn’s moon Titan is only the second-largest moon in the solar...

Recent drought in the Amazon Basin shuts down carbon sink

A newly research undertaken by researchers at the Universities of Exeter and Leeds have shown that the recent large drought in the Amazon Rainforest...

Zika vaccine successfully test on Rhesus monkeys; proceeds to human trials

Three different vaccine platforms have been efficiently tested to protect rhesus monkeys against both Brazilian and Puerto Rican strains of Zika virus, leaving it...