Research

Increasing air pollution linked to greater chance of mouth cancer

Researchers collected cancer , health and insurance records for more than 480 thousand (482,659) Taiwanese men. They analyzed the levels of various pollutant...


Leaders urge 'follow the money' to combat wildlife trafficking

The conferences were started by the UK government and backed by Prince William's United for Wildlife nonprofit . "It is only by putting together across chariti...


Search intensifies for 1,500 still missing after Hurricane Michael

The death toll across the South stood at 13, not counting any victims in Mexico Beach. U.S. Army personnel used heavy equipment to push a path through debris ...


Stephen Hawking's final scientific paper on blackholes released

It was completed just days before Hawking died, in March . The information paradox is a puzzle that comes from the combination of Albert Einstein's theor...


Russia’s launch failures affect manned, unmanned spacecraft

Hague and Ovchinin are out of the capsule and are reported to be in good condition. It was Hague's first rocket launch. The crew members then initiated a "b...


The Latest Climate Science Must Mobilise, not Paralyse Us

As a country badly-hit by climate change, Vietnam has been active in performing global commitments and building plans to respond to climate change. The landma...


Death Toll From Michael Rises to at Least 13

As one Panama City , Fla., resident told NPR's Debbie Elliott, "This whole town's destroyed". With many roads impassable, Scott says food and water "are be...


Astronauts survive fall to Earth

The launch was to have been Hague's first space mission. While the Russian program has been dogged by a string of problems with other kinds of launches in rec...


Cut adrift by Canada, Michaelle Jean continues bid for Francophonie post

The news was confirmed by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's office. The summit at Yerevan's Karen Demirchian sports and concert complex will be chaired by Armen...


Seven of the Most Devastating Hurricane Michael Photos You'll Ever See

President Donald Trump on Thursday approved disaster declarations for four Florida counties, clearing the way for federal aid to the hardest hit areas. Apalachi...


Air Force Taps Northrop, ULA, Blue Origin for Rocket Prototype Dev't OTAs

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin , awarded $500 million for the preliminary work, will build its New Glenn Launch System. The Atlas uses RD-180 engines made in Rus...


Chinese scientists breed healthy mice from two mothers

Ilic warns that it will be a long time before similar methods could be used to produce human babies from two mums or two dads. Zhou said same-sex reproduction...


Hurricane Michael's death toll rises after five killed in Virginia

The accident happened in Iredell County, north of Charlotte, where authorities have reported strong winds and numerous roads closed by flash flooding. RICHMOND-...


Hurricane Michael gains strength, takes aim at north Florida

A tropical storm watch is in effect along the southeastern coast of the USA from Fernandina Beach, FL, to South Santee River, SC, the Chassahowitzka River to An...


'Horrendous. Catastrophic': Menacing Michael Leaves Florida Devastated, Heads for Carolinas

Phil Klotzbach, Colorado Springs University meteorologist, ranked Hurricane Michael unofficially as the fourth strongest in USA history and third-strongest to...


Northern Florida Hit Hard By Powerful Hurricane Michael

Michael's eye came ashore near Mexico Beach, about 20 miles (32km) southeast of Panama City. Authorities said at least two people have died, a man killed by ...


ISS crew safe after emergency landing

NASA said it has been informed by Russian space officials that the crew has made an emergency landing at an unspecified location in Kazakhstan and is in g...


The Last SpaceX Falcon 9 Launch Left Spectacular Lights In The Sky

The second satellite will be SAOCOM 1B. This new satellite whose name is SAOCOM 1A will get operated by Argentina's Space Agency CONAE. Apart from this it will ...


NASA engineers working to fix Hubble after gyroscope failure

Unfortunately, that backup gyroscope "was not performing at the level required for operations", according to NASA , and now it's up to the agency's scientists ...


Astronauts Survive Emergency Landing After Russian Rocket Launch Fails

NASA said that rescue teams have reached Nick Hague and Roscosmos' Alexei Ovchinin and they have been taken out of the capsule and were in good condition. ...