PTI | April 6, 2018 12:32 PM
Higher intake of dairy products, including milk, yogurt and cheese, may improve bone mineral density and strengthen the spine, according to scientists, including one of Indian origin.
PTI | April 5, 2018 5:18 PM
Levying taxes on tobacco, alcohol, soft drinks and snacks will benefit poorer households the most, a Lancet study has found.
PTI | April 5, 2018 3:32 PM
We could be swallowing over 100 tiny plastic particles with every meal, according to a study which found that polymers from soft furnishings and synthetic fabrics get into household dust and settle on our plates.
PTI | April 5, 2018 2:33 PM
Dinosaurs were in trouble long before the massive asteroid – believed to be the primary cause of their extinction – hit the Earth some 65 million years ago, a study suggests.
PTI | April 5, 2018 12:53 PM
Scientists have developed a bio-inspired camera that mimics the eyes of a mantis shrimp, an advance that may open up new ways for people and robots to better navigate underwater.
IANS | April 5, 2018 12:09 PM
In the bifurcated Andhra Pradesh, this coastal city discovered its new identity and is now emerging not merely as the business and technology hub but also as a travel and leisure destination.
IANS | April 5, 2018 11:34 AM
Astronomers using NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope have for the first time precisely measured the distance to one of the oldest objects in the universe — a collection of stars born shortly after the Big Bang.
PTI | April 5, 2018 11:17 AM
There may be tens of thousands of blackholes at the centre of the Milky Way Galaxy, say scientists who have discovered a dozen of them, lending support to a decades-old prediction.
Can’t get over actor Tiger Shroff’s fit body? Here is how to get a gymnast’s body like Baaghi 2 actorIANS | April 4, 2018 8:15 PM
If you are someone who can’t get over actor Tiger Shroff’s fit body in his current release “Baaghi 2”, then you can transform yourself with some basic martial art techniques.
PTI | April 4, 2018 6:16 PM
Global pharma major Roche today said it has launched monoclonal antibody atezolizumab under the brand name Tecentriq in India for treatment of lung and bladder cancer. T
AFP | April 4, 2018 6:01 PM
SpaceX’s unmanned Dragon cargo ship arrived today at the International Space Station, packed with food, gear and science experiments for the astronauts living in orbit.
IANS | April 4, 2018 5:31 PM
While eating red meat that is rich in protein is linked with increased risk of heart disease, protein from nuts and seeds could be beneficial for the human heart, suggests a study including more than 80,000 participants.
PTI | April 4, 2018 3:41 PM
Taking a break from Facebook may not only protect your private data, but also reduce your stress levels, according to a study.
PTI | April 4, 2018 1:53 PM
Most people cannot identify or are unaware of the more common version of the lowercase print letter “g,” despite seeing it millions of times in everyday books, newspapers and emails, a study has found.
Treat to fitness freaks! McDonald’s makes healthy menu; cuts oil, fats from burgers, fries and othersFE Online | April 4, 2018 1:02 PM
Giving another reason to enjoy the fries, nuggets, sauces and patties guilt-free, it has added 25 per cent more dietary fibre to the patties.
PTI | April 4, 2018 11:55 AM
Developments in artificial intelligence (AI) may help us to predict the probability of life on other planets, according to a study.
After Concorde, supersonic air travel may come back; NASA set to build quiet planes faster than speed of soundPTI | April 4, 2018 12:25 PM
For the first time in decades, NASA is set to develop an ‘experimental plane’ designed to fly faster than the speed of sound without producing the noise typical of supersonic flights.
AFP | April 4, 2018 10:33 AM
NASA has inked a deal with Lockheed Martin to develop a supersonic “X-plane” that could break the sound barrier without a sonic boom, officials said today.
FE Online | April 3, 2018 10:21 PM
Working out has become a crucial part of people’s life. It has become so important that internet is flooded with articles on the best workout to lose fat or ten exercises to gain six-packs among others.
Chinese researchers develop new construction material that can resist flames as hot as 1,300 degrees CelsiusPTI | April 3, 2018 4:27 PM
A new fire-retardant construction material which can resist flames as hot as 1,300 degrees Celsius without disintegrating has been developed by researchers from the University of Science and Technology of China.
PTI | April 3, 2018 2:13 PM
The first large-scale age-map of the Milky Way shows that a period of star formation lasting about four billion years created the complex structure at the heart of our galaxy, scientists say.
IANS | April 3, 2018 1:55 PM
Indian space scientists and engineers are making all-out efforts to establish a link with the communication satellite GSAT-6A launched on March 29, said an official on Tuesday.
PTI | April 3, 2018 1:51 PM
Intense X-ray radiation could eliminate the possibility of alien life on many Earth-like planets, by stripping away the ozone layer and rendering them uninhabitable, a study has found.
PTI | April 3, 2018 11:31 AM
NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has discovered the farthest individual star ever seen – an enormous blue stellar body nicknamed Icarus located over halfway across the universe.
FE Online | April 3, 2018 10:15 AM
The Tourism Department of Kerala has been committed to the concept of ‘Responsible Tourism’ wherein the local community is benefitted by tourism with the sustained effort on environment conservation
Meghna Sharma | April 2, 2018 11:08 PM
India, which has traditionally been more enthusiastic about food than fitness, is slowly but increasingly adopting wearable fitness bands to stay in shape. What is the potential for this market?
FE Bureau | April 3, 2018 6:14 PM
Indian consumers have finally moved beyond exploration and are now questioning the utility of wearable devices in their lives.
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