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NASA poised to blast off first spacecraft to explore Sun

The first ever spacecraft to fly directly toward the Sun is poised to blast off Saturday, on a mission to plunge into our star’s sizzling atmosphere and unlock the mysteries of the center of the solar system.   NASA’s car-sized, ...

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Bangabandhu Satellite to play pivotal role in country’s development: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday expressed her firm conviction that Bangabandhu Satellite would play a pivotal role in overall development of the country, opening up new opportunities for the learners of new generation.   “Through the satellite we would ...

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Facebook donates $2.5 lakh for flood affected BD children

Dhaka, July 30 : In an effort to help the community with aid and recovery, Facebook has contributed $2.5 lakh to Save the Children to help children and their families in Bangladesh affected by flood and destruction caused by monsoon ...

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Family to auction Neil Armstrong’s personal collection

The personal collection of US astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man to set foot on the Moon 49 years ago on 20 July, will be auctioned by his family.   Containing over 2,000 items, the collection will go on sale ...

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Holocaust deniers won’t be banned from Facebook: Zuckerberg

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Photo: Cpllected New York, Jul 19 : Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says while he finds Holocaust denial “deeply offensive,” he doesn’t believe that such content should be banned from Facebook. Speaking with Recode’s Kara Swisher, Zuckerberg, ...

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In China, yellow robots deliver snacks to your home

Along a quiet residential street on the outer edges of Beijing, a yellow and black cube about the size of a small washing machine trundles leisurely to its destination.   This “little yellow horse” is an autonomous delivery robot, ferrying ...

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Ancient ‘Iceman’ shows signs of a well-balanced last meal

Talk about a paleo diet. Scientists have uncovered the last meal of a frozen hunter who died 5,300 years ago in the Alps.   The stomach contents of the corpse, widely known as Oetzi the Iceman, offer a snapshot of ...

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First 3D colour X-ray of human body

Scientists produce first 3D colour X-ray of human body A 3D image of a wrist with a watch showing part of the finger bones in white and soft tissue in red. Photo: MARS Bioimaging Ltd Dhaka, July 13 : The ...

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First contract to avail Bangabandhu-1 satellite services signed

Photo: Executives of Shipping Ministry and BCSCL sign an agreement to avail Bangabandhu-1 satelite services on Sunday. Dhaka, July 8 : An agreement was signed on Sunday between the Shipping Ministry and the operators of the Bangabandhu-1 satellite, Bangladesh Communication ...

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NASA spacecraft sending back close-ups of dwarf planet Ceres

NASA’s Dawn spacecraft is sending back incredible close-ups of the dwarf planet Ceres. The spacecraft has been circling Ceres since 2015. In June, it reached its lowest orbit yet, skimming the surface from just 22 miles (35 kilometres) up.   ...

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