IANS | December 30, 2017 3:16 PM
Suffering from cervical cancer? Along with your radiation therapy, start eating blueberries.
PTI | December 30, 2017 1:29 PM
Chronic poor sleep may contribute to cognitive decline, according to a study that shows wakeful brain produces more of the Alzheimer’s protein amyloid beta than its waste-disposal system can handle.
PTI | December 30, 2017 1:14 PM
Smokers who are willing to use e-cigarettes tend to smoke less and have increased quit attempts, a study has found. “Combustible cigarettes are the most harmful form of nicotine delivery.
PTI | December 30, 2017 2:24 PM
NASA’s flying observatory is preparing its 2018 observing campaign, which will include observations of celestial magnetic fields, star-forming regions, comets and Saturn’s giant moon Titan.
PTI | December 29, 2017 7:03 PM
ISRO today announced that it would launch 31 satellites, including India’s Cartosat-2 series earth observation space craft, in a single mission onboard its Polar rocket on January 10.
PTI | December 29, 2017 6:27 PM
Scientists have developed a new type of skin patch that may help reduce bulging tummy fats and obesity by delivering drugs that turn energy-storing white fat into energy-burning brown fat.
PTI | December 29, 2017 5:51 PM
NASA is collaborating with a well-known doll and book company, American Girl, to inspire children to dream big and reach for the stars.
IANS | December 29, 2017 4:28 PM
NASA said it is collaborating with American Girl, a doll and book company, to inspire children to dream big and reach for the stars.
IANS | December 29, 2017 2:06 PM
As the astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS) orbit Earth once every 90 minutes, they will experience New Year’s Eve 16 times, NASA pointed out.
PTI | December 29, 2017 1:29 PM
In search of new strategies against the life-threatening tuberculosis infection, scientists have discovered a substance that prevents the membrane formation of the bacterium.
PTI | December 29, 2017 12:34 PM
A new wrist-worn gadget may help people with sleep problems by objectively tracking their real-life sleep habits and quality, scientists say.
PTI | December 28, 2017 4:23 PM
Scientists have developed an electronic nose that can non-invasively detect colon diseases and distinguish between patients with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.
PTI | December 28, 2017 4:17 PM
Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam has appealed to Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to convene an all-party meeting to find a solution to the “miseries” of the citizens caused due to the ongoing Metro rail construction work.
PTI | December 27, 2017 7:49 PM
With 2017 at its fag end, Google India has revealed that luxury, honeymoon, and safari destinations were in vogue from September to November this year witnessing 27 per cent growth in searches.
PTI | December 27, 2017 5:56 PM
Short-term exposure to fine particulate air pollution and ozone – even at low levels – may increase the risk of premature death in the elderly, a US study warns.
PTI | December 27, 2017 4:27 PM
Scientists have developed a nanowire device that can detect microscopic levels of cancer markers in the urine, an advance that could help non-invasively diagnose the deadly disease.
FE Online | December 27, 2017 2:21 PM
According to Google, holiday related search queries have increased by 27 per cent this year, with the vogue being luxury, honeymoon, and safari destinations
PTI | December 27, 2017 1:09 PM
NASA is planning to launch a next-generation space telescope that will provide the largest picture of the universe ever seen, with the same depth and clarity as the Hubble Space Telescope.
PTI | December 27, 2017 12:17 PM
Scientists have developed a skin patch that can deliver drugs to regulate blood sugar in diabetics for days at a time.
IANS | December 26, 2017 4:23 PM
Regularly consuming a Western-type diet, which are high in fats and sugars but low in fibre, may increase the risk of inflammatory bowel diseases, weight gain, as well as diabetes, researchers say.
PTI | December 26, 2017 1:30 PM
Scientists are combining Twitter, citizen science and cutting-edge artificial intelligence (AI) techniques to develop an early-warning system for flood-prone communities.
PTI | December 26, 2017 1:11 PM
Scientists have found how our solar solar system formed in the wind-blown bubbles around a giant, long-dead star. Despite the many impressive discoveries humans have made about the universe, scientists are still unsure about the birth story of our solar system.
FE Online | December 26, 2017 6:57 AM
Boxing Day 2017: It’s Boxing Day! The Christmas party is over. So just chill out and have a great time unwrapping all the gifts you have received.
FE Online | December 26, 2017 6:36 AM
In multiple cultures, Boxing Day is also referred as Christmastide and is celebrated as St. Stephen’s Day.
PTI | December 25, 2017 6:46 PM
Indians have become more open to experimenting with global cuisines but when it comes to ordering online, desi dishes continue to rule the roost, with ‘chicken biryani’ topping the list, according to a survey.
PTI | December 25, 2017 12:37 PM
Scientists have created the world’s smallest Christmas card – measuring just 15 micrometres wide – that could fit over 200 million cards in a single postage stamp.
PTI | December 25, 2017 12:31 PM
Scientists at NASA using the Hubble Space Telescope have spotted a what looks like a colourful holiday ornament in space – a planetary nebula with glowing wisps of outpouring gas that are lit up by a central star nearing the end of its life.
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