Last Updated: Thursday, August 22, 2013, 10:09
NASA is bringing a space probe, which helped discover tens of thousands of asteroids throughout the solar system, out of its hibernation.
Last Updated: Monday, July 22, 2013, 16:37
A new touchscreen display, which is capable of identifying fingerprints, is closer to reality.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 30, 2013, 10:53
A team of astronomers, engineers, and physicists from the University of Hawaii, the University of Freiburg, and elsewhere has proposed a new and powerful technique to search for intelligent life.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 30, 2013, 10:32
Astronomers have completed a new and improved family tree for asteroids in the main belt between Mars and Jupiter, thanks to NASA`s Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (WISE).
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 16, 2013, 12:26
A NASA funded infrared sensor that could improve the agency`s future detecting and tracking of asteroids and comets has passed a critical design test.
Last Updated: Monday, February 18, 2013, 13:52
Rats can`t usually see infrared light, but they have "touched" it after Duke University neurobiologists fitted the animals with an infrared detector wired to electrodes implanted in the part of the mammalian brain.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 02, 2013, 09:43
Astronomers have reported observing an unusual “baby” star that periodically emits infrared light bursts, suggesting it may be twins, that is, a binary star.
Last Updated: Friday, January 18, 2013, 20:35
The sensor also compresses the images that it captures in contrast to current compression systems, which squash images after they are taken.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 09, 2012, 13:14
Cambridge researchers, led by an Indian-origin scientist, have discovered a new population of enormous, rapidly growing super-massive black holes ever seen in the early Universe.
Last Updated: Friday, July 06, 2012, 13:04
Using the United Kingdom Infrared Telescope on Hawaii, a team of astronomers have discovered four pairs of stars that orbit each other in less than 4 hours.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 03, 2012, 14:46
NASA’s Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, or WISE, has released a new image that shows the candle-like Flame nebula lighting up a cavern of dust.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 09, 2012, 13:23
NASA`s WISE has recently discovered a new crowd of stars close to our Milky Way galaxy: the coldest of the brown dwarf family of “failed” stars.
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