Oxygen


Ancient Rocks Prove Existence of Life Before Oxygen

Ancient Rocks Prove Existence of Life Before Oxygen

Scientists new research depicts that life existed without oxygen billions years before. The research revolves around newly disc...

Nov 30 2016, 11:03am CST

Ancient Life Forms that Survived without Oxygen Found

Ancient Life Forms that Survived without Oxygen Found

UC geologist uncovers 2.5 billion-year-old fossils of bacteria that predate the formation of oxygen....

Nov 30 2016, 9:55am CST

Not Enough Oxygen may Trigger Bacteria to cause Acne

Not Enough Oxygen may Trigger Bacteria to cause Acne

Bacteria, when caught in certain circumstances such as in a clogged pore, surrounded by oil and no air, can cause the inflamma...

Oct 31 2016, 8:19am CDT

Breathing Less Oxygen Helps in Beating Jet Lag

Breathing Less Oxygen Helps in Beating Jet Lag

Apparently less oxygenated air can help alleviate the adverse symptoms of jet lag in travelers and tourists....

Oct 21 2016, 10:48am CDT

Oxygen Declining from Earth's Atmosphere faster now

Oxygen Declining from Earth's Atmosphere faster now

Driven by burning of fossil fuels, which consumes oxygen and produces carbon dioxide, the rate of oxygen decline from the Eart...

Oct 4 2016, 10:39pm CDT

Earth Atmosphere is Leaking Oxygen, Study Finds

Earth's Atmosphere is Leaking Oxygen, Study Finds

Ice cores reveal that atmospheric oxygen has declined 0.7 percent over the past 800,000 years...

Sep 25 2016, 7:45am CDT

Exoplanet GJ 1132b may be Brimming with Oxygen but not Life

Exoplanet GJ 1132b may be Brimming with Oxygen but not Life

A Venus-like exoplanet may have atmosphere with oxygen but not life, researchers report, adding that their magma ocean-atmosphe...

Aug 19 2016, 2:53am CDT

First Evidence of Oxygen in Early Universe Discovered

First Evidence of Oxygen in Early Universe Discovered

In a first, an international team of astronomers has found firm evidence of the presence of oxygen in the early universe -- onl...

Jun 20 2016, 4:14am CDT

Most Distant Oxygen Detected in the Universe

Most Distant Oxygen Ever Detected in the Universe

Some oxygen deposits have been discovered by the astronomers’ telescopes at a distance of 13 billion light years from our home...

Jun 17 2016, 4:13am CDT

This is How Earth Got Its Oxygen

This is How Earth Got Its Oxygen

In a fresh look at how Earth's atmosphere became oxygenated, a team of researchers has found that the rise of oxygen in the Ear...

May 18 2016, 4:50am CDT

Atomic Oxygen Detected in Martian Atmosphere

Atomic Oxygen Detected in Martian Atmosphere

Scientists have detected atomic oxygen in the Martian atmosphere for the first time since the last observation 40 years ago.Ato...

May 7 2016, 9:42am CDT

Oceans are Running Out of Oxygen

Oceans are Running Out of Oxygen

Climate change has effects that run deep. It is now even causing oxygen depletion in the oceans of the world....

May 4 2016, 6:55am CDT

Climate Change will Noticeably Reduce Ocean Oxygen by 2030

Climate Change will Noticeably Reduce Ocean Oxygen by 2030

New study suggests that widespread losses of ocean oxygen will become evident between 2030 and 2040. As a result, marine animal...

Apr 28 2016, 10:05am CDT

Study shows how oxygen can kill DNA

Study shows how oxygen can kill DNA

Moscow, April 6 (IANS) A new study by an international team of scientists has revealed conditions under which a body produces m...

Apr 6 2016, 7:11am CDT

SpaceX SES-9 Mission Success Relies on Super-Chilled Liquid Oxygen

SpaceX SES-9 Mission Success Relies on Super-Chilled Liquid Oxygen

Super Tuesday will witness the next attempt of SpaceX to launch a Falcon 9 carrying the SES9 satellite into orbit....

Mar 1 2016, 5:39am CST

From left: Mohammad Fakrul Islam, Frederick MacDonnell, Wilaiwan Chanmanee and Brian Dennis, who all participated in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences paper.

UTA Scientists Demonstrate One-Step Conversion of CO2 and Water into Liquid Hydrocarbons and Oxygen

The journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences published a study titled “Solar photothermochemical alkane reverse...

Feb 23 2016, 4:28am CST

Rosetta Detects Molecular Oxygen for the First Time on Comet 67P

Rosetta Detects Molecular Oxygen for the First Time on Comet 67P

Pure oxygen has been detected on the comet for the first time....

Oct 29 2015, 1:05am CDT

SpaceX Falcon 9 Explodes due to Upper Stage Oxygen Tank

SpaceX Falcon 9 Explodes due to Upper Stage Oxygen Tank

The takeoff fiasco of the SpaceX vehicle was supposedly caused by an upper stage oxygen tank that malfunctioned....

Jun 29 2015, 4:30am CDT

Apple Watch can Measure Blood Oxygen Level

Apple Watch can Measure Blood Oxygen Level

The most important reveal from the Apple Watch Teardown by iFixit is that the Apple Watch heart rate monitor sensor is more sop...

Apr 24 2015, 7:32am CDT

Rihanna debuts American Oxygen

Rihanna debuts American Oxygen

The sexy and seductive singer, Rihanna has come out with a new song. She belted out American Oxygen, her new single and also di...

Apr 6 2015, 5:19am CDT

Justin Bieber smoked so much pot on private jet

Justin Bieber smoked so much pot on private jet that pilots had to wear oxygen masks

More details on pot smoking flight surface...

Feb 7 2014, 9:26am CST

Portable Oxygen Enricher Device MS-X100 From Matsushita

Portable Oxygen Enricher Device MS-X100 From Matsushita

Matsushita announced (translation) a portable Oxygen enriching device. The Matsushita MS-X100 is a portable device that le...

Jan 18 2004, 10:05am EST