First detailed analysis of quails' gait sheds light on dinosaur's locomotion
First detailed analysis of quails' gait sheds light on dinosaur's locomotion

A team of motion scientists has analyzed the gait of birds to know how horizontally forward-facing posture affects the movement of their legs and on their stability when they walk.

Pulsars with black holes are authentic 'holy grail' for examining gravity
Pulsars with black holes are authentic 'holy grail' for examining gravity

A new research has revealed that pulsars' intermittent light allows scientists to verify Einstein's theory of relativity, especially when these objects are paired up with another neutron star or white dwarf that interferes with their gravity.

Gravity may have saved universe from collapsing after Big Bang
Gravity may have saved universe from collapsing after Big Bang

 A new study has revealed that gravity may have saved the universe from collapsing immediately after the Big Bang.

Researchers investigate plants sent to space

 To understand what happens to plants when there is no gravity, researchers are now set to study 1,000 plant seedlings grown in space.

Alfonso Cuaron to release silent space version of 'Gravity'
Alfonso Cuaron to release silent space version of 'Gravity'

Director Alfonso Cuaron's nail-biting outer space disaster movie 'Gravity' is getting a silent space version.

Antarctica's ice loss changed Earth's gravity: Study
Antarctica's ice loss changed Earth's gravity: Study

Antarctica has lost so much ice that it has caused a shift in Earth's gravity, according to a new study.

Smart space suits to help astronauts run on the moon
Smart space suits to help astronauts run on the moon

Were you intrigued by Neil Armstrong's unusual walking style on the moon as he took a 'giant leap' for mankind? Well, that was not because of low gravity but space suits that restricted movement.

Astronauts can run faster on moon surface than previously thought
Astronauts can run faster on moon surface than previously thought

Scientists have found that astronauts can actually walk faster on the moon than what was previously thought.

Sandra Bullock to reunite with Clooney for political film

Oscar-winning actress Sandra Bullock is set to reunite with her `Gravity` co-star George Clooney for new film `Our Brand is Crisis`.

What`s holding `gravity-defying` near-Earth asteroid together revealed

A new study has helped scientists uncover the forces that are keeping the near-Earth asteroid from breaking apart and potentially protecting Earth from a massive asteroid impact.

How geckos keep firm grip to climb walls

For years, biologists have been astonished by the power of gecko feet. Ever wondered how do they get their impressive sticking ability?

Nasal hair-inspired material can manipulate water, light

Researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have created a new material with micro human hairs that move in response to a magnetic field.

Russian `gecko sex` satellite lost in space

A Russian satellite with a crew of five lizards sent in space to understand the effects of weightlessness on sexual intercourse has gone missing.

Sandra Bullock to star in `Tupperware` biopic

`Gravity` star Sandra Bullock has landed the lead role in `Tupperware` biopic, which will be directed by Tate Taylor.

`Gravity` wins big at Saturn Movie Awards

`Gravity` dominated the movie winners list of the 40th annual Saturn Awards with five wins including best sci-fi film, best director, and best actress for Sandra Bullock.

Can gravity behave as fluid to cause turbulence?

You must have seen a serene, cool journey across spacetime in sci-fi movies without turbulence but in reality, the ride is full of bumps and swirls.

Researchers debunk `black holes not being turbulent` theory

New research has revealed that the accepted wisdom about spacetime not being turbulent could be wrong.

Clooney looking for `love nest` in French Riviera with Amal Alamuddin

George Clooney is reportedly planning to buy a large house on the Mediterranean Sea to stay with Amal Alamuddin .

`Gravity` wins big at Golden Trailer Awards

`Gravity` starring George Clooney and Sandra Bullock in the lead won top honors at the recent Golden Trailer Awards at Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills.

`Gravity` author Tess Gerritsen sues Warner Bros

Author Tess Gerritsen has sued Warner Bros for USD 10 million, claiming the studio based the story from their blockbuster `Gravity` from her novel of the same name and never gave her credit for it.