Bengaluru, March 15 Naples-based Team Space4Life has come first in the Lab2Moon competition organised by TeamIndus for selecting experiments to fly aboard its spacecraft being launched for the Moon later this year.
London Nov 29 When and how did snakes lose their limbs? A fresh analysis of a reptile fossil is helping scientists solve this evolutionary puzzle.
Kolkata, July 22 The Zoological Survey of India (ZSI) and Botanical Survey of India (BSI) will take up northeast India as a priority to map the region's biodiversity and address knowledge gaps, an Environment Ministry official said on Friday.
London Dec 19 Adding calcium Vitamin D and pre-biotic dietary fibre to a beverage made of whey can have huge health benefits for those who drink it a team of Lithuanian scientists has revealed.
London Nov 15 Do you have an irrational fear of third Friday the 13th? If yes then you are not alone. Thousands of people across the world have what has now been termed as friggatriskaidekaphobia.
London Nov 27 Traditionally thought to be a mark of prosperity obesity is no longer confined to the rich in India. A new research has found that more than one in four middle-aged Indians on low and middling incomes now have an unhealthy midriff bulge.
New York, Aug 29 A smartphone speech recognition software can write text messages three times faster than humans, say researchers, adding that the discovery can spur the development of innovative speech recognition apps.
Washington Nov 12 NASAs Cassini spacecraft has detected a monstrous new cloud of frozen compounds on the Saturn moon Titans south polar region.
London, Sep 10 Moderate physical activity in midlife, for instance a strenuous walk, is associated with better cognition in old age, finds a new research.
Bangalore Nov 10 A team of Indian researchers has discovered a unique group of five new wasp species from different parts of the country.