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Astronomers have spotted a young star called TOI 451 that has three hot planets in orbit around it. The astronomers spotted the sun using NASA’s Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS). The young star has a lot in common with our sun, according a NASA statement of the discovery. However, considering…


Khailee Ng has a keen nose for spotting promising start-ups.

Khailee Ng, managing partner at venture capital firm 500 Startups.

As a managing partner for venture capital firm 500 Startups, he is tasked with identifying and helping cultivate some of the businesses of the future.

And he has advice for would-be founders hoping to build the next big thing: Look…


China’s Tianwen-1 probe has sent back its first image of Mars, the national space agency said, as the mission prepares to touch down on the Red Planet later this year.

The spacecraft, launched in July around the same time as a rival US mission, is expected to enter Mars orbit…


China on Friday said it has expelled a US guided missile destroyer from the South China Sea, a day after the same warship passed through the Taiwan Strait.

The People’s Liberation Army’s southern theatre command issued a statement saying it deployed warships and aircraft to warn and drive away USS…


Google is soon adding some interesting new features to its Fit app for its Pixel smartphones. You’ll be able to measure your heart rate by placing a finger on the rear camera, which reminds us of a fad from many years ago in the Android world.

This works by tracking…


A nuclear-powered rocket could get a crewed mission to Mars in just under three months, according to a report on CNN. NASA’s plan is to get human to Mars by the year 2035, but there are several challenges to the trip. The biggest being the time it would take to…


Sachin Tendulkar, joining in the “India Against Propaganda” pushback after pop star Rihanna’s tweet in support of the farmers’ protests, said today only “Indians should decide for India” and the country’s sovereignty could not be compromised.

“India’s sovereignty cannot be compromised. External forces can be spectators but not participants. Indians…


Teen climate campaigner Greta Thunberg, who has been nominated for this year’s Nobel Peace Prize, has shared a toolkit to help people show support for the farmers’ protest on Delhi’s outskirts. …


As per tradition in the United States, every incoming President gets to redecorate the Oval Office — the commander-in-chief’s principal place of business which is visited by the most powerful people in the world.

So, after taking office as the 46th US President on January 20, Democrat Joe Biden has…

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