Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Vignesh TT

Self-motivated and energetic person with diversified interest in Fitness, sports, science, and nature. I seek uniqueness and perfection in all the activities I do.
127 Published Articles

New observation suggests Apophis asteroid might impact Earth in 2068

An astronomer from the University of Hawaii's Institute of Astronomy (IfA) has published critical new findings linked to the asteroid Apophis. Dave Tholen and...

NASA to launch delicate stowing of samples from asteroid Bennu

NASA's spacecraft OSIRIS-Rex that collected material samples from asteroid Bennu last week is leaking materials into space due to a flap that got wedged...

NASA to announce exciting discovery about Moon

On October 26, at 12 PM EDT NASA will announce an exciting discovery about Moon from the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA). A...

Galapagos experiences record increase in penguins and flightless cormorants

Recently a study found that the population of Galapagos penguins and Galapagos cormorants has seen a record increase. Both these species are native to the...

The water industry can be made more sustainable by a better understanding of biofilms

A lower disinfectant residual in the drinking water system helps develop beneficial biofilm and, at the same time, protect drinking water from free-living microorganisms.  Biofilms...

DuAxel – NASA’s transforming rover to explore tough terrains on Mars

NASA recently unveiled a new four-wheeled rover called the DuAxel, designed to descend craters and near-vertical cliffs on the Moon, Mars, and beyond. The...

Droughts can cause irreversible damage to wetlands, a study finds

In a study published in the journal Earth-Science Reviews, scientists from the University of Adelaide highlight the various physical and chemical changes that occur in wetlands...

Controlling reactivity of a molecule using a gold electrode

A research team affiliated with several institutions in the Republic of Korea has demonstrated that it is possible to replace chemical functional groups with...

A new method could provide early warning before cracks appear in metals

Researchers have devised a new testing method to pinpoint the mechanism that leads to crack initiation in metals at a microscopic scale. A crack in...

Superflares can affect planets habitability – New research suggests

In our solar system, solar flares are the largest explosive events and can last from minutes to hours. It is an intense burst of...

Clean and limitless power from graphene

A team of physicists from the University of Arkansas has developed a circuit that successfully generates electrical current from graphene's thermal motion. Graphene is the...

Global warming is altering our Night-Time temperatures

Researchers from the University of Exeter have determined that a temperature asymmetry exists in our planet's warming as it rotates on its axis. This...

Antarctic peninsula records the highest temperature in three decades

Greenhouse gases emitted by human activity contribute significantly to global warming on our planet. With Greenland and Antarctic regions losing ice sheets rapidly, scientists...

A new study confirms the presence of underground lakes on Mars

Researchers recently confirmed the presence of a large lake beneath a thick layer of ice at Mars's south pole. The study confirms the findings...

SpaceX’s Starlink provides internet services to Washington town destroyed in wildfires

The recent wildfires in the Washington state have destroyed over 713,000 acres of land, 181 homes, and took one life. The wildfires almost destroyed...

Superfluids break the laws of Physics – A new study reveals

Researchers from Lancaster University recently made an unexpected discovery that a foreign object travelling through a superfluid medium could exceed its critical speed limit...

Moon has hazardous levels of radiation – A study reveals

A team of Chinese and German scientists reported that astronauts to the moon would be exposed to 200 to 1000 times the radiation we...

Mercury probe to search for life on Venus during the flyby

Recently scientists announced the discovery of phosphine gas at Venus with two different telescopes. Phosphine is a smelly, flammable, and noxious gas, and finding...

Space debris causes ISS to carry out avoidance maneuver

Russian and US astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) carried out an avoidance maneuver this Tuesday to adjust the station's orbit to avoid...

Halloween is getting spookier this year with a rare blue moon

This year's Halloween will be a little bit spookier with a rare blue moon illuminating our night sky.  The full moon on the night of...