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Laid Pretty: Five Bird Eggs That Are Beautiful Even Without Dye

Decorated by nature<p>Easter is almost here, and with it, the annual crafting ritual of dyeing, coloring, painting, and otherwise bedazzling eggs with all kinds of designs.<p>Nature also has plenty of beautifully weird egg designs, many with the express purpose of camouflaging the egg from predators. But …

NASA tests foldable cloth heat shield in Mars entry simulation

As spacecraft for manned and planetary missions get larger, so do their heat shields – which are becoming very big indeed. To avoid the day when the …

Space Exploration

Syrian troops launch ground offensive backed by Russian airstrikes

Russia also launches rockets from warships in Caspian Sea for first time<p>Ground troops loyal to Bashar al-Assad have launched a major offensive in central Syria backed by Russian airstrikes in an escalation in Moscow’s week-long campaign, which has so far been restricted to bombing runs to soften up …

Jaw-dropping images give us a first glimpse of Mars' liquid water

For years, a team of NASA scientists had pondered over the enigmatic dark streaks lining the inner and outer faces of craters on the Martian surface, shown below.<p>But no longer.<p>NASA announced the answer to the conundrum Monday: The streaks are evidence of flowing water.<p>Most mysterious about these …

The answer to life, the universe and everything

OPEN TO OPINION<p><b>English</b> | Bangla<p>Where science, philosophy and faith intersect.<p>SCI-TECH<p>| 6-minute read | 01-10-2015<p>Minhaz Merchant @minhazmerchant<p>Total …

India has now achieved the rare feat of owning a space observatory and a Mars orbiter

While NASA was telling the world about its claim to have found liquid water on Mars, the Indian space agency ISRO quietly achieved what so many other nations have been dreaming of. ISRO’s list of achievements has grown quickly, and can only be beaten by rich nations who invest a lot more in space …

Mars Orbiter Spots a Huge Avalanche of Carbon Dioxide on the Red Planet

In another reminder that the Red Planet features a complex and active surface, the HiRISE camera aboard the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter has captured …

Mars Orbiter