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NASA's Mars-orbiting Maven spacecraft has discovered that the sun likely robbed the red planet of its once-thick atmosphere and water
Turkey will not continue to grow in science and technology unless it also earmarks more for research and development, Sabancı University Professor Ahmet Tosun Terzioğlu says in the wake of a Nobel victory for a Turk, Aziz Sancar
STOCKHOLM/LONDON - Reuters
Three scientists from Japan, China and Ireland whose discoveries led to the development of potent new drugs against parasitic diseases such as malaria and elephantiasis won the Nobel Prize for Medicine on Oct.5.
MIAMI - Agence France-Presse
Pluto has blue skies and patches of frozen water, according to the latest data out Oct. 8 from NASA's unmanned New Horizons probe, which made a historic flyby of the dwarf planet in July.
LONDON - Doğan News Agency
Some 92 percent of the world’s population lives in areas where a connection service of 2G or better is accessible, but four billion people still remain offline, according to a recent report
Nafiz Albayrak – CHAPEL HILL, NC – Doğan News Agency
Aziz Sancar, Turkey’s 2015 Nobel laureate in chemistry, emphasized the necessity of science education at early ages, specifically asking peoples living in the country’s east and southeast to send their young girls to school
CAPE CANAVERAL – The Associated Press
Briny water flows during the summer months on Mars, raising the possibility that the planet long thought to be arid could support life today, scientists analyzing data from a NASA spacecraft said Sept. 28
A Turkish-American DNA scientist is among the three names to win this year’s Nobel Prize in chemistry, the award-giving body announced on Oct. 7
NEW DELHI - Reuters
India launched its first space research observatory and several U.S. satellites Sept. 28, part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s drive to expand his country’s influence in the competitive, $300 billion global space industry
ANKARA - Anadolu Agency
Turkey is advancing at full speed to launch the country’s first domestic electric car, with plans to present the latest developments to ministers within the week, Technology Minister Fikri Işık said Oct. 6.
WASHINGTON - Agence France-Presse
Skygazers were treated to a rare astronomical event yesterday when a swollen “supermoon” and lunar eclipse combined for the first time in decades, showing Earth’s satellite bathed in blood-red light
STOCKHOLM - Agence France-Presse
Takaaki Kajita of Japan and Arthur McDonald of Canada were awarded the Nobel Physics Prize on Oct. 6 for resolving a mystery about neutrinos, a fundamental but enigmatic particle.
SYDNEY, Australia - Agence France-Presse
One Australian woman decided to dispatch a "robot" to do the queueing for the release on Sept.25 of Apple's new device in Sydney.
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