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Glitch hits NASA’s Dawn spacecraft

Washington: NASA's Dawn spacecraft encountered a glitch while preparing for its scheduled observation of Ceres on April 29 from an "opposition" position, directly between the dwarf planet's mysterious Occator Crater and the sun. The…

Now make bus, train reservations on Google Trips

New York: Google Trips, an app for iOS and Android that makes it easier to plan and organise trips, now allows users to make bus and train reservations. "Previously, it only handled flight, hotel, car and restaurant reservations but now, if…

Wax worm may answer problem of plastic waste

London: A solution to the global problem of plastic waste is in sight as researchers have discovered that the larva of wax worm has the ability to degrade plastic -- which is incredibly resistant to breaking down. The researchers believe…