Science News Roundup: Elon Musk expects Neuralink’s brain chip to begin human trials in 6 months; Scientists build ‘baby’ wormhole as sci-fi moves closer to fact and more

Following is a summary of current science news briefs. Elon Musk expects Neuralink’s brain chip to begin human trials in 6 months Elon Musk said on Wednesday he expects a wireless brain chip developed by his company Neuralink to begin human clinical trials in six months, after the company missed earlier timelines set … Read more

Science News Roundup: Elon Musk expects Neuralink to begin human trials in six months; Scientists build ‘baby’ wormhole as sci-fi moves closer to fact and more

Following is a summary of current science news briefs. Elon Musk expects Neuralink to begin human trials in six months Elon Musk said on Wednesday a wireless device developed by his brain chip company Neuralink is expected to begin human clinical trials in six months, and one of its first targeted applications is … Read more

SpaceX Dragon carrying solar panels and science experiments docks with ISS

A SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft carrying over 3,500 kilograms of science experiments, crew supplies and other cargo successfully docked with the International Space Station at 7.39 AM EST (6.09 PM IST) on November 27. This mission marks SpaceX’s 26th commercial resupply mission. With the arrival of the CRS-26 cargo Dragon, six spaceships are parked at … Read more

James Webb telescope: New data on WASP-39b is a ‘game changer,’ scientists say

Sign up for CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. Explore the universe with news on fascinating discoveries, scientific advancements and more. CNN  —  The James Webb Space Telescope has captured a detailed molecular and chemical portrait of a faraway planet’s skies, scoring another first for the exoplanet science community. WASP-39b, otherwise known as Bocaprins, can be … Read more

Science News Roundup: Europe names world’s first disabled astronaut; Europe flags space ambitions with spending hike and new astronauts and more

Following is a summary of current science news briefs. Europe names world’s first disabled astronaut The European Space Agency on Wednesday named the first ever “parastronaut” in a major step towards allowing people with physical disabilities to work and live in space. The 22-nation agency said it had selected former British Paralympic sprinter … Read more

Reuters Science News Summary | Science-Environment

Following is a summary of current science news briefs. Japan extends participation in International Space Station to 2030 Japan will extend its participation in the International Space Station (ISS) programme to 2030, education and science minister Keiko Nagaoka said on Friday, following the footsteps of ally the United States. The United States pledged in December … Read more

Experts Available to Discuss NASA Webb Telescope Science Results

WASHINGTON, Nov. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Experts from NASA and other institutions will be available by teleconference at 11 a.m. EST on Thursday, Nov. 17, to answer media questions about early science results from the agency’s James Webb Space Telescope. The agency will livestream audio of the teleconference on its website. This illustration depicts NASA’s … Read more

Science This Week | India to launch its first private rocket, world population to hit 8 billion and more

India’s first privately-made rocket is all set to launch on November 15 from ISRO’s launchpad in Sriharikota. Image for representation. | Photo Credit: Reuters The world of science has been busy this week with numerous findings and discoveries. From pieces of the Challenger shuttle being found at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean to the … Read more

Science News Roundup: NASA’s new moon rocket tested by hurricane-force winds at Florida launchpad; COP27: Israel harnessing DNA of bygone wild crops to enhance food supply and more

Following is a summary of current science news briefs. NASA’s new moon rocket tested by hurricane-force winds at Florida launchpad NASA’s new $4 billion moon rocket endured fierce winds and heavy rains early Thursday as it rode out Hurricane Nicole on its Florida launchpad, apparently with only minor damage, according to an early … Read more