Science news 19 Feb, 2021
NASA's Perseverance Rover Lands Successfully on Mars (Highlight Reel) - NASA Jet Propulsion LaboratoryGoogle News
Earth's Magnetic Field Flipped 42,000 Years Ago. The Consequences Were Dramatic - ScienceAlertScienceAlert
A global period of upheaval 42,000 years ago was the result of a reversal in Earth's magnetic field, new research has found.
Mammoth DNA Breaks Record for World's Oldest Sequence - Ancient OriginsAncient Origins
Researchers have sequenced the oldest known DNA in the world. Using material from the Early and Middle Pleistocene sub-epochs, the ancient DNA analysis shatters the record for the world’s oldest sequenced DNA.
Here's the moment touchdown of NASA's Perseverance rover was confirmed on Mars - 10 Tampa BayGoogle News
First black hole ever detected is more massive than we thought - Phys.orgPhys.Org
New observations of the first black hole ever detected have led astronomers to question what they know about the Universe's most mysterious objects.
Once a two-country race, Mars missions now on radar of multiple nations - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Science News: NEW DELHI: From flybys to orbiters and landers, more than 40 missions have been launched to Mars to explore different aspects of the red planet which .
Next for UAE's Mars team: Making space for private sector - Khaleej Timeswknd.
Now that the UAE has reached the Red Planet, the Emirates Mars Mission (EMM) is moving towards its next ‘big’ targets. And according to t...
Planet Nine Hypothesis Takes a Major Hit in New Study - ExtremeTechExtremeTech
It used to be easy to know how many planets there were: nine. It had been nine planets for an entire generation before scientists started rethinking what counts as a planet. Pluto is out, but some astronomers believe there's a real ninth planet lurking out th…
NASA's Perseverance Rover Is About to Land on Mars. Here's How You Can Witness It - News18News18
After Saudi Arabia’s Hope probe made its historical landing on Mars, it is time for American space agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s (NASA) Perseverance Rover to touch down on the red planet.
Wildlife Trade Drives Declines of Over 60% Species Abundance - The Wire ScienceThewire.in
At least 100 million plants and animals are internationally trafficked each year and the international wildlife trade is worth USD 4-20 billion per year.
Europe is recruiting astronauts: here's what it takes to become one - The Conversation UKThe Conversation Africa
Many of people may have dreamed of becoming an astronaut since childhood, but do you have what it takes?
Comet from edge of solar system killed the dinosaurs: study - The HinduThe Hindu
Their analysis suggests that we can expect similar impacts every 250 million to 750 million years.
‘An illusion’: Scientists say there is no Planet Nine at the edge of solar system - India TodayIndia Today
Scientists have denied the possibility of "Planet Nine" existence and called it “an illusion”.
AS IT HAPPENED: UAE Hope probe enters Mars' orbit - Arab NewsArab News
DUBAI: The UAE’s Hope probe has entered the orbit of Mars after a six-month-long voyage into outer space. There were cheers at the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Center when mission control received information that the manouver had been success. Abu Dhabi Crown P…