India Inc. leads industry-wide movement for more women in STEM

As India looks towards growing into a $5 trillion economy, its strength in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) is one of the most important pillar, according to Debjani Ghosh, president, NASSCOM. Ghosh...

Easter Island’s native civilisation had not collapsed when Europeans arrived

Easter Island's native civilisation was only destroyed AFTER European colonisers reached the isolated nation in 1770 and brought with them disease,...

Out of this world: Nasa aims Dart at asteroids that threaten Earth | Science...

Called Dart (Double Asteroid Redirection Test), the craft will approach Didymos using a solar-powered propulsion then generate thrust from xenon gas to reach the collision speed. Scientists say the need for Dart was...

The Gene Gap: what makes us human? – Science Weekly podcast | Science

Gene-editing technologies have the power to change life as we know it. This week on the podcast, we’re bringing you the first episode from our Common Threads series, part of an innovative new...

Dueling U.S. Agendas As U.N. Climate Change Summit Enters Crucial Final Week

As the international climate summit in southern Poland enters its second and final week, most countries agree on the basic scientific facts: greenhouse gasses are causing climate change, and every country is feeling...

Facebook has CRASHED for users around the world as thousands complain of a ‘total...

Facebook has CRASHED for users around the world as thousands complain of a 'total blackout'Issues with the site began to pop...

Adults learn about STEM during North Haven library coffee hours 

NORTH HAVEN — In the latest installment of the library’s STEM Coffee Hour series, Quinnipiac University professor Jose Riofrio brought accessible electronics to local adults. Riofrio, a professor of mechanical engineering, taught participants the basics...

Ancient humans in Ethiopia fled to the mountains and hunted giant rodents to survive...

Ancient humans in Ethiopia fled to the mountains 13,000 feet above sea level and hunted GIANT RODENTS to survive the last...

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