In their scientific paper published on Nature, entitled 5-Hydroxymethylcytosine Localizes to Enhancer Elements and Is Associated with Survival in Glioblastoma Patients, researchers from Dartmouth's Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC) makes a breakthrough discovery, identifying the functional role of two specific DNA modifications in glioblastoma (GBM) tissues.
To escape death from ivory poachers and legal hunters, massive numbers of elephants are flocking Chobe National Park, Botswana.
Dubbed as Cassini's Ring-Grazing Orbits, Cassini will dive through the outer edge of Saturn's rings 20 times, once every seven days, from November 30 to April 22 next year.
Pentagon expert calls for some form of rules and regulations to address the danger of collision among spacecraft and debris in orbit around space.
Japanese scientists have discovered that a common species of Asian tree frog may actually be two separate species based on their genetic data.
A research funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation has looked into the temporal pattern and relationship between physical diseases and mental disorders in teenagers.
Vector Space Systems has successfully pooled $1.25 million additional funding for its 2017 small launch vehicle project, Vector-R. The investor the Space Angels Network.
NASA scientists discovered 19 heartbeat star systems with the use of the space agency’s Kepler Telescope.
Based on the GAO report, which interviewed 9 of the 10 FAA-licensed spaceports, 5 of the 9 spaceports, “reported encountering difficulties in obtaining these kinds of insurance for commercial space launches or expressed concerns about their affordability.”
The European Space Agency blames an inaccurate single-second inertial measurement for the unfortunate crash landing of its Schiaparelli lander on Mars last October 19.
A recent study published in the Journal of Current Biology has found strong evidence that dogs have “episodic memory,” or the amazing ability to recall events from the past, even seemingly unimportant ones at the time it happened, just like their humans.
In a paper published in the Lancet Psychiatry, psychologist Christopher Boyle and mental health researcher Kathy McKay, suggest that telling kids that Santa or Father Christmas is real may actually lead children to be distrustful of their parents in the future.
The Red Planet holds enough water to fill Lake Superior, the greatest of the Great Lakes, NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has revealed.
New study reveals a breakthrough discovery that could possibly help put an end to mosquito-borne diseases in continents as big as Africa.