Scientists have revealed the three-dimensional structure of longevity protein that may help develop therapies to treat diabetes, obesity and certain cancers.
For those who missed the full moon treat on January 1, a rare celestial treat awaits you on January 31, marking the last in a trilogy of supermoons. The first happened on December 3, 2017, NASA said in a report.
Kenya is eyeing 12-15 per cent growth in tourist arrivals from India this year.
As part of its campaign for 2018, ‘Maharashtra 360-degree’, the tourism arm of Government of Maharashtra, Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) will be putting special focus on cuisine, informed Jaykumar Rawal, minister, tourism and employment guarantee scheme, Government of Maharashtra. Rawal, who was the chief guest at Food Hospitality World (FHW) Mumbai.
Scientists have developed a single blood test that can help in the early diagnoses of eight common cancer types and helps identify the location of the disease.
We may pass the flu to others just by breathing, according to a study which contradicts the popular belief that people can catch the influenza virus by exposure to droplets from an infected person’s coughs or sneezes.
Drinking 100 per cent fruit juice may not increase the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, according to a study.
Microsoft researchers are developing an artificial intelligence (AI) enabled ‘drawing bot’ that can create images from text descriptions of an object.
The temperature of oceans in 2017 reached a record high, putting the marine ecosystems in jeopardy, the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) said.
Officials from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and U.S. Department of Energy, at a news conference in Las Vegas, detailed the development of the nuclear fission system under NASA’s Kilopower project.
Scientists have developed a simple, paper-based device that can be used to test if a water sample is contaminated, providing a low-cost way for developing countries to limit the spread of water-borne diseases.
A high-salt diet reduces resting blood flow to the brain and may cause dementia, a study in mice suggests.
Pharmaceuticals major Dr Reddy’s Laboratories has recalled a single lot of Docetaxel injection vials, used for treatment of breast cancer, USFDA has said.
The first day image captured by India’s recently launched weather observation Cartosat-2 series satellite shows a part of Indore city in Madhya Pradesh with the Holkar Cricket Stadium in the centre.
Roshni Sinor, executive secretary to the consul general in Mumbai, (1961-2007), the lady who served the office for 45 years and with 18 consul generals during her interesting tenure, shares her thoughts and few anecdotes on Indo-Israeli relationship – what was it then to what it is now
Scientists have developed a system that can non-invasively and remotely control immune cells so that they recognise and kill cancer cells.
The Indian Space Research Organisation can do things at a much faster pace if given more resources, says the agency’s former Chairman A S Kiran Kumar.
Psychedelic drugs like magic mushrooms can help relieve the symptoms of depression, without the ‘dulling’ of emotions linked with antidepressants, a study has found.
Lampreys are jawless, eel-like fish that shared a common ancestor with humans about 550 million years ago. The fish specie can fully recover from a severed spinal cord without medication or other treatment.
The Ritz Carlton in Saudi Arabia’s capital may be reopening its doors in times for Valentine’s Day, after serving for several months as a prison for the country’s elite caught up in what the government has described as a crackdown on corruption.
It is a long-debated topic, whether aliens exist. There have been many movies that are dedicated to the extra-terrestrial beings. Also, there have been instances when people from across the world have claimed to see UFO.
Love to play water sports like surfing or bodyboarding? Beware, you may be three times more likely to swallow antibiotic-resistant Escherichia coli or E.coli bacteria in your guts, new research has revealed.
More than half of corporate employees in India said their company does not run any wellness programme for them, a survey by Assocham said.
The Festival is scheduled to be a cultural celebration of everything that has been, and is Bene-Israeli
Scientists, using data from NASA space telescopes, have created a 3D fly-through view of the Orion Nebula, allowing viewers to peek into the picturesque star-forming region.
NASA scientists have spotted the farthest known galaxy in the universe, a primitive cluster of stars just 500 million years old.
Is your elderly grandfather showing higher levels of anxiety? Beware, it may signal the early manifestation of Alzheimer’s disease, researchers warned.