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Student discovers rare fossil in China

The fossil, found in Yumen in Gansu province, preserved a 3-centimetre section of the ancient insect's wing.

Oct 29, 2015, 16:09 PM IST

SpaceX rocket explodes during test flight

A SpaceX rocket exploded in midair during a test flight, though no one was injured, as the company seeks to develop a spacecraft that can return to Earth and be used again.

Aug 23, 2014, 08:10 AM IST

FC Basel retain Swiss title

FC Basel made history on Thursday by becoming the first club to win five consecutive Swiss league titles.

May 16, 2014, 10:11 AM IST

Watch SpaceX’s Grasshopper making its highest leap yet

A new video released by SpaceX shows the company’s Grasshopper reusable rocket set a new height record of 744 meters (2440ft) above the arid landscape.

Oct 15, 2013, 19:28 PM IST

Urban grasshoppers change tune to cope with traffic noise

Grasshoppers in urban areas have changed their mating calls to cope with the traffic noise, scientists say.

Nov 14, 2012, 15:44 PM IST