February 20, 2018, 22:23

Cordial Cooperation: Norway to Use Oil Know-How to Prevent Heart Attacks

Doctors in the Nordic nation, which is Western Europe's leading oil exporter, intend to pioneer innovative calculations employed by the oil industry to replace the current cardiological routine, which involves inserting plastic tubes all...

The Discovery of Gravitational Waves Marks the Start of a New Era in Astronomy

Eugenio Coccia, one of the scientists who have confirmed the existence of gravitational waves, talked to Sputnik about his research and the work of the international scientific community.Italian professor Eugenio Coccia — president of the Gran...

Retired cardinal hits back at Vatican over deal with China

The retired archbishop of Hong Kong has slammed the Holy See's negotiations with Beijing as a "catastrophe" that would bring suffering to millions of worshippers, as a bitter dispute inside the Roman Catholic Church...

Spectrograph, Very Large Telescope to Break New Ground in Hunt for Planets

Stationed below the Very Large Telescope (VLT) in Chile's Paranal Observatory is a spectrograph that goes by the name of Espresso, short for Echelle Spectrograph for Rocky Exoplanet and Stable Spectroscopic Observations, and it's...