Russia has launched a test on its direct-ascent anti-satellite (DA-ASAT) missile that can destroy satellites in low Earth orbit, United States Space Command said in a statement on Dec. 16.
E-commerce company Amazon generated an estimated 211 million kilograms of plastic packaging waste in 2019, with 10.8 million kilograms of the waste ending up in freshwater and marine ecosystems, a new report claimed.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has officially revealed the list of 18 astronauts to form a team that would help the agency fulfill its mission to return to the moon as part of its Artemis program.
The ethical committee of the French armed forces ministry has allowed the French army to develop super-soldiers.
An international team of researchers discovered a new species of snake in the Ha Giang province after conducting yearlong surveillance of the karst forests in Northern Vietnam.
China and Nepal announced a new official measurement for Mount Everest on Tuesday to conclude the two nations’ joint survey.
A British-Colombian archeology team discovered tens of thousands of ice age rock art paintings dating between 12,600 and 11,800 years ago in a remote part of the Amazon rainforest in Colombia.
United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warns that humanity is waging a “suicidal war” on nature, citing man-made damages on the natural world and reports on climate change.
The environmental non-government organization Ecohome has reported that the cooling system of the first reactor of the Astravyets Power Plant in Belarus was damaged, citing several independent sources last Nov. 30.
The Arecibo radio telescope’s hanging platform has collapsed and crashed through its radio dish after its last cable snapped.