Science news 12 Feb, 2021
Astronomers thought it was one massive black hole — but it's actually cluster of smaller black holes with a wh - Business Insider IndiaBusiness Insider India
Washington, In an unexpected finding, astronomers have discovered a concentration of smaller black holes, instead of one massive black hole, lurking at the
Mars mission inspires growing fan base back in China - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
China is falling in love with space, inspired by the ruling Communist Party’s increasingly ambitious plans over the past two decades to launch humans into orbit and explore the moon and Mars.
Astronomers confirm existence of planetoid furthest away in our solar system, names it Farfarout - FirstpostFirstpost
Farfarout’s current distance from the Sun is 132 astronomical units (au), where 1 au is the distance between the Earth and Sun.
NASA seeking astronaut seat on Soyuz launch in April – Spaceflight Now - Spaceflight NowSpaceflight Now
NASA to Offer Spanish-Language Show for Mars Perseverance Rover Landing - IT News OnlineItnewsonline.com
NASA to Offer Spanish-Language Show for Mars Perseverance Rover Landing
Lockdowns 'preferable' to 'drip-feed' of COVID-19 cases: Epidemiologist - Sky News AustraliaSky News Australia
Epidemiologist Michael Toole has claimed, "lockdowns protect the economy" and are preferable to ongoing weeks of a drip-feed in cases. "We're much better placed now than we were at the beginning of winter last year. People are wearing masks. In Melbourne in …
Moon exploration: Intuitive Machines unveils new command center before its November mission - KHOU 11Google News
Millie Hughes-Fulford, NASA Shuttle Scientist, Dies at 75 - The New York TimesNew York Times
As the space agency’s first female payload specialist, she conducted experiments about the impact of weightlessness on astronauts’ immune systems and loss of bone mass.
'Tiny' The Thornton Dinosaur Makes Its Public Debut Alongside 'Sue The T. Rex" At Denver Museum Of N - CBS DenverGoogle News
Dust of dead Earth-like planets found in atmospheres white dwarfs - Daily MailDaily Mail
The dust of dead Earth-like planets has been discovered in the atmosphere of nearby white dwarfs for the first time. The vaporized crusts consist of lithium, potassium and calcium.
Astronomers Found a 'Benjamin Button' Galaxy - GizmodoGizmodo.com
At 1.2 billion years young, the galaxy ALESS 073.1 should have the chaotic look of a youthful galaxy—a fledging, diffuse group of stars and gas suspended in the early universe. Instead, this primordial starburst galaxy has a central bulge and rotating belt th…
Possible Super-Earth in the Habitable Zone at Alpha Centauri - Universe TodayUniverse Today
Scientists using the Breakthrough Initiative's NEAR instrument have directly-imaged an Earth-like planet in the potentially habitable zone.
Capturing free-space optical light for high-speed Wi-Fi - Phys.orgPhys.Org
Visible and infrared light can carry more data than radio waves, but has always been confined to a hard-wired, fiber-optic cable. Working with Facebook's Connectivity Lab, a Duke research team has now made a major advance toward the dream of ditching the fibe…
Explained: How evolved human skills will lead us into the age of automation - CNBCTV18CNBCTV18
Here are the five key actions that will help businesses augment human work with digital technologies.Get latest Technology online at cnbctv18.com
HUGE 'potentially hazardous' asteroid to skim past Earth in March - Daily MailDaily Mail
The asteroid, named 231937 (2001 FO32), is unlikely to hit the Earth as it will be 1.2 million miles from the planet - five times further out than the Moon.
Technology that reads and changes brain activity challenges privacy - TechnoCodexTechnocodex.com
Gertrude the pig rooted round a straw-filled pen, oblivious to the cameras and onlookers — and the 1,024 electrodes eavesdropping on her brain indicators. Each time the pig’s snout discovered a deal with in a researcher’s hand, a musical jingle s
Scientists detect water vapour escaping in Mars atmosphere - TRT WorldTRT World
The traces of ancient valleys and river channels suggest liquid water once flowed across the surface of Mars. Today, the water is mostly locked up in the planet’s ice caps or buried underground.
Team Of Indian Astronomers Detect One Of The Strongest Flares From Very Rare Supermassive Black Hole - SwarajyaSwarajya
Interview with Avi Loeb: “ Could Oumuamua be alien technology after all? - BollyInsideBollyinside.com
Harvard astrophysicist Avi Loeb has been criticized for suggesting that a strange object passing through the solar system could be an alien spacecraft.
SpaceX wins contract for NASA's $332M mission to lunar outpost - The Rahnuma DailyThe Rahnuma Daily
Washington, Feb 10 (IANS) NASA has selected Elon Musk’s private aerospace company SpaceX to provide launch services for two major components of the Gateway that will serve as a way station for future Moon missions. As part of the contract, SpaceX will provide…
Customized drugs to treat epilepsy or cardiovascular disease - BollyInsideBollyinside.com
IMAGE: Molecular interactions of the JNJ-31020028 receptor blocker (light green; nitrogen atoms highlighted in blue, oxygen atoms in red) at the human Y2
A new anomaly detection pipeline for astronomical discovery and recommendation systems - Phys.orgPhys.Org
The SNAD team, an international network formed by researchers from Russia, France and the U.S., has developed a pipeline to find rare and exotic objects among the haystacks of data from astronomical surveys.
Spectacular 'honeycomb heart' revealed in iconic stellar explosion - Phys.orgPhys.Org
A unique heart shape, with wisps of gas filaments showing an intricate honeycomb-like arrangement, has been discovered at the center of the iconic supernova remnant, the Crab Nebula. Astronomers have mapped the void in unprecedented detail, creating a realist…
NASA seeks seat on April Soyuz mission to ISS - SpaceNewsSpaceNews
NASA announced Feb. 9 it wants to obtain a seat on the next Soyuz mission to the space station in April to ensure a U.S. presence on the station.
Is it a planet? Astronomers spy promising potential world around Alpha Centauri - Deccan HeraldDeccan Herald
For the first time ever, astronomers may have glimpsed light from a world in a life-friendly orbit around another star.
Three space missions set to reach Mars this February 2021 - The Hindu BusinessLineBusinessLine
Here’s everything you need to know about the February 2021 Mars landings.