Tuesday, 11 May 2021
‘Irresponsibility’ as Chinese rocket segment disintegrates over Indian Ocean
A large segment of a Chinese rocket re-entered the Earth’s atmosphere and disintegrated over the Indian Ocean on Sunday, the Chinese space agency said, following fevered speculation over where the ...
09 May 2021, 12:33
Can you mix-and-match Covid-19 vaccines?
The prospect of mixing vaccine doses offers a chance to bolster vaccine rollouts and, potentially boost the immunity provided, but evidence around the wisdom of this approach is scarce when it comes ...
08 May 2021, 11:27
Novel chip that improves testing, tracing for Covid
According to the researchers, traditional methods of clinical testing often produce false positives or negatives and traditional methods of sequencing are time-consuming and expensive
02 May 2021, 11:34
Fourth flight postponed for Mars Ingenuity helicopter
The software issue is thought to be the same one that delayed Ingenuity’s maiden voyage, the first powered flight on another planet. Initially scheduled for 11 April, the historic feat occurred 19 ...
30 Apr 2021, 10:34
3 Bangladeshi women among top 100 Asian scientists
Three Bangladeshi women scientists have made it to the list of “best and brightest 100 Asian scientists” for their contribution in research
29 Apr 2021, 12:17
Youngsters who experience bullying more likely to fantasise about committing violence
The effects of victimisation on violent fantasies did not lessen as they grew up, suggesting the intensity of this psychological mechanism may not fade
28 Apr 2021, 12:49
Bangladesh keen to work with China for research, production of Covid vaccine: President
Referring to the defence relations between Bangladesh and China, the President hoped that these relations would be further strengthened in the days to come
28 Apr 2021, 10:32
Ministries' negligence: Tk 1b for health sector research lies idle
The fund allocated for research in the health sector lies idle due to the negligence of two ministries, Prothom Alo investigation has found.
27 Apr 2021, 09:01
Recycled SpaceX Crew Dragon brings new crew to ISS
The spacecraft named Endeavour, piloting herself autonomously, locked on to a docking port at 5:08am Eastern time (0908 GMT), some 260 miles (420 kilometers) above the south Indian Ocean
25 Apr 2021, 12:43
Astronauts aboard SpaceX capsule prepare for docking at ISS
A recycled SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule with four astronauts aboard was speeding on its way to the International Space Station, where the spacecraft is set to dock early Saturday
24 Apr 2021, 15:20