Day: July 3, 2017

cognitive decline, brain

People with cognitive decline may benefit from this ‘brain training’ app

Scientists have developed a new brain training app they claim is helping people with cognitive decline perform better as far as memory is concerned. Dementia is a huge global health problem. The World Health Organization says some 47.5 million people had dementia in 2015, and that number is rising rapidly as life expectancy increases and

China rocket

China fails in its second heavy-lift carrier rocket launch

China’s space ambitions have been increasingly lately with multiple missions being signed off as well as launched. The country is garnering success in its missions, but in its latest’s attempt to launch its second heavy-lift carrier rocket ‘Long March-5 Y2’, China didn’t remain successful. The launch on Sunday failed after abnormity was detected during the

Jupiter, Juno

Juno spacecraft all set to fly over the Great Red Spot on July 10

NASA has revealed that its Juno spacecraft that is orbiting the gas giant will be flying directly over the planet’s Great Red Spot on July 10. The Great Red Spot, which is Jupiter’s best known feature, is actually a massive 16,000-kilometer-wide storm that is said to be raging for more than 350 years now. As