According to scientists at NASA, a newly discovered comet named 2013 A1 will pass by the red planet in October next year. It will come within about 31,000 miles of Mars.
The estimates were made by the Near-Earth Object Program Office at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) in Pasadena, California. It was revealed that there very few chances that the comet will hit the planet.
After winning a match against Australia and leading the series by 2-0, India's legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar launched a research center on gastrointestinal and liver cancers at a hotel.
After the cricket match, there was delay of two hours in the event. Amidst a huge gathering, he released a book on gastrointestinal cancers. Former cricketer VVS Laxman also graced the occasion along with him.
The news of a HIV born baby cured from infection has provided great hopes to scientists to cure more than 300,000 babies born with the virus each year.
The Queensland boy has been encouraging another boy from Leicestershire in Britain, who has come across the same fate.
Five-year old, Jack Scoble grappled with his breath two years ago and had to be immediately admitted to an emergency ward. His parents were shocked when they were informed that their son had a kidney and heart failure.
An European study has unveiled that prostate cancer tests have proven to be more harmful than beneficial. They spoke in support of the prohibitions on prostate cancer testing.
It said that out of 1055 men screened, 37 prostate cancers were detected and one prostate cancer death was prevented.
Eighty-year-old British citizen Doreen Carter got a small 15-minute surgery in which she was fitted with a life-saving 'miniature sieve' to prevent blood clots and became the first person in the world to have that device.
The revolutionary device was fitted in the Royal Berkshire Hospital by the doctors who believe that this device would be able to thousands of patients from dying after the any surgery due to blood clots after it.
A new diet plan took off quite strongly in the market which works on the rule of 5:2, that is on the rule that the person following it can eat whatever he likes for five days and have to eat as limited as 500 calories for women and 600 calories for men per day for the left two days of the week.
After noticing a rise in the count of measles cases in Lancashire, health experts have warned parents that they should get their children immunized against the illness.
Yes! Each and every person, who has not received the vaccination to date, has been urged to get it sooner as possible. Since, a total of 75 cases of the virus have already been reported in the region this year.
Inking the tattoo for the first time is a memorable instance. Being permanent, there are many precautions that are linked with it. In order to have a tattoo that one does not regret in future, many steps should be considered before inking it.
As per reports, 60 Accountable Care Organizations have come from 15 states to form the National Association of ACOs (NAACOS). The entity is a non-profit organization which aims at synchronization and incitation of quality care initiatives and cost-efficiency incentives.
According to the data collected by the National Kidney Foundation, over 26 million Americans are suffering from some kidney disease, majority of which are unable to know about the same until disease takes a serious form.
March will be observed as the National Kidney Month and will be dedicated to the significant organ of the body. Usually people are careless about this organ and never think that it plays a vital role in their health.
A new UCLA research suggested that a negotiation of ordinary ships will start in the Arctic Ocean during late summer, within the next 50 years.
The researchers found the base of their research in the independent climate forecasts for the years 2040 to 2059. The group of the researchers discovered that in the month of September, which is the most navigable month, the need of icebergs will decline, 50 years later.
It has happened for the first time that vortex knot has been created by a group of researchers in the labs of the University of Chicago. Since a number of years, the concept of vortex knot has remained limited to books alone.
While digging the ground in the Panama Canal, a group of researchers from the Florida Museum of Natural History found two fossils which were the skulls of crocodilians. Skulls are said to be the oldest one ever discovered in Central America.
A number of schools in Ontario have been carrying out campaigns in order to support five-year old girl Sarah Watkin from Thornhill, Ontario, who has been suffering from a rare form of leukemia.
Thanks to Clay Riddell, who made a largest ever donation of $15-million for the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation on Monday. Foundation President, Saifa Koonar, said to be deeply humbled by the unstinting support from Clay Riddell and his family for creating a new pediatric pain and rehabilitation centre in Calgary.
A Breakthrough Prize, even bigger than the Noble prize, which had been funded by Facebook and Google recently, has now chosen its first winners.
The report has uncovered that a total of 11 scientists have been awarded the Breakthrough Prize worth $3 million. The newest as well as the fattest prize had been built for celebrating those scientists who study biological sciences.
Higgs Boson, which was discovered a year back by physicists at the LHC, was earlier being deemed to be highly beneficial to know the secrets of the universe. But, a team of researchers from the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, Batavia, has now warned that the same may mean a disaster for the universe.
If you are looking for a thin yet exclusive Android Tablet, then Sony's Xperia Tablet Z is the best available option.
The researchers at the Oxford University have explained the process that our brain follows to protect itself from the injuries caused due to strokes. This explanation is considered to be first of its kind.