Dhaka: 7:42 PM, Tue, 21 Nov, 2017

Astronomers send message to two potentially habitable planets

Risingbd Desk: In the hope of making contact with aliens, scientists have beamed a message towards two planets that may be capable of supporting life.

Time travel is ‘technically possible’ says physicist

Risingbd Desk: As the common tropes of science fiction continue to break out into reality, from humanoid robots to self-driving cars, there’s one concept that has seemingly remained beyond our grasp: time travel.

Second earth found just 11 light years away

Risingbd Desk: A planet the same size as Earth and with a similar surface temperature may be 'the closest known comfortable abode for possible life,' according to a new study.


Huge mystery object at the heart of our galaxy

Risingbd Desk: Astronomers have discovered a massive alien world circling a star located 22,000 light years away, at the centre of the Milky Way's bulge.

YouTube says it will improve filtering of kids videos

Desk Report: YouTube already doesn't allow video creators to make money by the inappropriate use of family-friendly characters.

Breast cancer can return 15 years after treatment ends

Risingbd Desk: Breast cancer can resurface after remaining dormant for 15 years following successful treatment, a study has found.

Developers in Bangladesh can now sell apps on Play Store

Risingbd Desk: This will be great news for developers who live in Bangladesh.

Hawking warns AI could replace humans

Risingbd Desk: Professor Stephen Hawking has issued a chilling warning about the imminent rise of artificial intelligence.

Walton to launch desktop PC, monitor, pen drive, router

Augustin Sujon: Local brand Walton is set to launch various technology products including desktop computer, monitor, pen drive, memory card and Wi-Fi router in local market, which would be assembled and manufactured locally.  

Astronomers spot first ever alien comet

Risingbd Desk: While comets regularly fly through our solar system, scientists believe they may have spotted a comet from another solar system passing by Earth for the first time.

Internet speed to remain slow for 3 days

Staff Correspondent: Internet speed will remain slow for three days across the country due to maintenance work of the first submarine cable.

Microsoft confirms Windows Phone dead

Risingbd Desk: Microsoft has finally pulled the plug on Windows Phone. Official confirmation came from a top Microsoft executive Joe Belfiore on Twitter.

Facebook to provide training to 10,000 Bangladeshi youths

Risingbd Desk: Facebook will provide training to 10,000 Bangladeshi youths on digital marketing under a `BoostYourBusiness’ programme within the next six months.

Humans will upload their brains to computers

International Desk: It may sound like the plot from the latest science fiction blockbuster, but uploading your brain onto a computer to achieve immortality could soon become a reality.

7 surprising benefits of drinking warm water

Desk Report: You may be used to drinking a cup of coffee or tea to wake you up in the morning. Some of you may opt for a glass of cool water to replenish you and get your morning started.