Oxygen


Scientists will Produce Oxygen from Just Water in Zero Gravity

Scientists will Produce Oxygen from Just Water in Zero Gravity

The method can make long term space travel a real possibility...

4 days ago, 1:26am CDT

Earth's Oxygen Levels Rose and Fell More Than Once Before the Great Oxidation Event

Earth's Oxygen Levels Rose and Fell More Than Once Before the Great Oxidation Event

The Amount of Oxygen Rose and Fell on Many an Occasion in the Planet’s Prehistoric Past. Actually, oxygen levels on early Earth...

6 days ago, 3:16pm CDT

Scientists Explain Oxygen Mystery on Comet 67P

Scientists Explain Oxygen Mystery on Comet 67P

New study suggests that molecular oxygen on comet 67P is not created on its surface...

Jul 6 2018, 3:46pm CDT

Astronomers Detect Oxygen from Universe's First Stars

Astronomers Detect Oxygen from Universe's First Stars

New observations break the record for the most distant known source of oxygen...

May 18 2018, 6:43am CDT

Oxygen is Disappearing from the World Oceans

Oxygen is Disappearing from the World Oceans

Data reveals that low-oxygen and no-oxygen sites in oceans have increased in size and number since 1950...

Jan 5 2018, 2:13pm CST

Naked Mole-Rats Can Survive Without Oxygen

Naked Mole-Rats Can Survive Without Oxygen

It seems that naked mole-rats show weird behavior by surviving without oxygen for a time span of 18 minutes. They almost seem t...

Apr 21 2017, 3:49am CDT

Climate Change Drops Ocean Oxygen Levels by 2% in 50 Years

Climate Change Drops Ocean Oxygen Levels by 2% in 50 Years

Apparently, the global oxygen levels in the oceans are currently low. This is obviously due to man-made interventions in the cl...

Feb 17 2017, 8:48am CST

Earth's Oxygen Atoms Bombard the Moon Billions of Years Ago

Earth's Oxygen Atoms Bombard the Moon Billions of Years Ago

Scientists say that earth’s life may have affected moon several billions years ago when Neil Armstrong went to moon....

Jan 31 2017, 4:57am CST

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