Science

Study Details How Common Painkiller Paracetamol May Cause Liver Damage

Study Details How Common Painkiller Paracetamol May Cause Liver Damage

Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday February 20, 2024

This is the first time that a study has linked paracetamol toxicity to liver damage, which was similar to what's seen in conditions like hepatitis, cirrhosis and cancer.

Scientists Uncover Universe's Brightest Object: A Black Hole Devouring A Sun Daily

Scientists Uncover Universe's Brightest Object: A Black Hole Devouring A Sun Daily

Edited by Nikhil Pandey | Tuesday February 20, 2024

Researchers from The Australian National University (ANU) have identified the fastest-growing black hole ever documented, consuming the equivalent of one sun daily.

The Mutants Of Chernobyl: How Radiation Exposure Forced Animals To Evolve To Survive

The Mutants Of Chernobyl: How Radiation Exposure Forced Animals To Evolve To Survive

Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday February 20, 2024

Several animals live in the the 'Chernobyl Exclusion Zone' - a 30-mile cordon where public access is forbidden due to contamination.

Canada's Last Chance Lake Has Clues To Origin of Life On Earth: Study

Canada's Last Chance Lake Has Clues To Origin of Life On Earth: Study

Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday February 20, 2024

The researchers were drawn towards the Last Chance lake after studying a 1990s unpublished master's thesis that had recorded unusually high levels of phosphate there.

Is This The Answer To "Disease X"? Scientists Identify Crucial Prevention Strategy

Is This The Answer To "Disease X"? Scientists Identify Crucial Prevention Strategy

Edited by Nikhil Pandey | Tuesday February 20, 2024

The World Health Organization sounds the alarm on the inevitable emergence of "Disease X," urging preparedness for the next pandemic.

Scientists Hack The Brain, Recalling Specific Memories With Prosthetics

Scientists Hack The Brain, Recalling Specific Memories With Prosthetics

Edited by Nikhil Pandey | Tuesday February 20, 2024

The neural prosthetic device uses a memory decoding model to enhance specific memory recall, demonstrating success in human participants.

Passing Stars Altered Earth's Orbit Millions Of Years Ago, Finds Study

Passing Stars Altered Earth's Orbit Millions Of Years Ago, Finds Study

Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday February 19, 2024

To piece together what happened in Earth's 4.5-billion-year lifespan requires extensive scientific research. The research team ran simulations to predict past orbital evolution of our planet.

NASA Announces Dream Job For Space Enthusiasts: Simulated Mars Experience

NASA Announces Dream Job For Space Enthusiasts: Simulated Mars Experience

Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday February 19, 2024

The entire selection process will take up to 14 months. The online application deadline is Tuesday 2 April 2024.

Intuitive Machines' Moon Lander Captures Stunning Shot Of Earth. See Pics

Intuitive Machines' Moon Lander Captures Stunning Shot Of Earth. See Pics

Edited by Bhavya Sukheja | Monday February 19, 2024

A US-based company attempting to be the first private entity to land a spacecraft on the Moon recently shared stunning images of Earth from space.

NASA Shares Before And After Satellite Pics Of Rare Lake In World's Hottest Place

NASA Shares Before And After Satellite Pics Of Rare Lake In World's Hottest Place

Edited by Ritu Singh | Sunday February 18, 2024

Satellite imagery from NASA captured the basin before the hurricane and after, and again following the recent rainstorm.

Pacific Plate Being Torn Apart From Japan To New Zealand, Finds Study

Pacific Plate Being Torn Apart From Japan To New Zealand, Finds Study

Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday February 16, 2024

The latest research has identified new points at which the Pacific plate is being pulled down into the mantle.

UK Scientists Develop New "Wonder" Drug That Offers Breakthrough Treatment Of Deadly Cancer

UK Scientists Develop New "Wonder" Drug That Offers Breakthrough Treatment Of Deadly Cancer

Edited by Bhavya Sukheja | Friday February 16, 2024

Scientists in the United Kingdom have welcomed a "truly wonderful" new drug for a hard-to-treat and aggressive form of cancer.

''Alien-Looking Planet'': NASA Video Captures Stunning View Of Sahara Desert From Space

''Alien-Looking Planet'': NASA Video Captures Stunning View Of Sahara Desert From Space

Edited by Ritu Singh | Thursday February 15, 2024

Stunning footage recorded by the Johnson Space Center of NASA revealed what the Sahara Desert looks like from space.

Gulf Stream Could Collapse As Early As 2025, Mini Ice Age On The Way: Study

Gulf Stream Could Collapse As Early As 2025, Mini Ice Age On The Way: Study

Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday February 15, 2024

The Gulf Stream plays a crucial role in regulating the climate of Western Europe, where its warm waters help moderate temperatures, particularly in the winter months.

Water Found On Asteroid Surface For The First Time

Water Found On Asteroid Surface For The First Time

Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday February 15, 2024

The water molecules were found trapped on the surface of silicate-rich asteroids, Iris and Malissa.