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5,000-year old rock art discovered in India could be the oldest painting of a...

In a bold claim, three Indian astrophysicists associated with the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, have published a paper  which essentially states that a 5000...

New marine spider species named after Bob Marley

Washington D.C. , Dec. 27 : A team of researchers has discovered a new water-adapted species of spiders from tropical Queensland, Australia, and have...

Odours may trigger long-term memories: Study

Washington D.C. , Dec. 26 : Ever wondered as to why some smells make you nostalgic about the old days?A team of researchers has...

NASA finds another solar system with eight planets, just like ours

London , Dec 15 : NASA has done, what it does best - making new and groundbreaking researches.The space organisation announced on Thursday that...

Tiny ice losses at Antarctica’s fringes can accelerate ice loss far away

New Delhi , Dec 12 : A thinning of small areas of floating ice at Antarctica's coast can accelerate the movement of ice grounded...
Rats

Ratpocalypse: UK scientists plan to genetically modify rats in order to wipe out them...

It sounds like the plot of a horror film, but Scottish researchers are planning to genetically modify rats, and release them in an effort...

Japanese researchers discover ‘world’s heaviest bony fish’

Washington D.C. , Dec. 6 : Solving the case of mistaken identity, a team of Japanese researchers have identified and clarified biological name of...
Yeti

Sorry to shatter your fantasy: science says the ‘Yeti’ is just a bear.

In the folklore of Nepal, the Yeti looms large. The creature is often depicted as an immense, shaggy ape-human that roams the Himalayan hinterlands....
Voyager 1

After 37 Years of Floating in Darkness, Voyager 1 Turned On Its Thrusters

Before Cassini or Galileo, there were the Voyager probes. Launched in August and September of 1977, both Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 continue to...

Ancient 3,000 years old castle discovered in Turkey’s lake

London , December 04 : It seems like a miracle, as a team of researchers has discovered a lost 3,000-year-old castle Turkey's Lake Van.According...

This technology can help to reduce accidents on icy roads

Washington D.C. , Dec. 1 : To avoid serious risk of road traffic and accidents, a team of researchers has proposed an innovative laser...

Experts term glass bottle as `safest, greenest` packaging for food, beverages

New Delhi , Nov 29 : Glass packaging is the packaging material that provides its contents complete protection from environmental, mechanical and biological perspective.Glass...
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Male dolphins may be seducing females with presents

It's not just humans who give each other gifts, or use wingmen, in a bid to get laid. Male humpback dolphins try their hand,...

Researchers find way to stop vision loss among elderly

Washington D.C. , Nov 28 : Researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have found the trigger for macular degeneration, the leading...

Soon, better performing batteries with improved safety

Washington D.C. , Nov 24 : A team of researchers has brought batteries with better performance and improved safety closer to reality.Researchers from Empa,...

Smart person’s secret? A well-connected brain

Washington D.C. , Nov 23 : So, are smart people's brains wired differently to those of less intelligent persons? According to a recent study,...

Banning packaged plastic water bottles, not the best solution for environment: Experts

Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Nov 21 : Opposing the ban on packaged plastic water bottles, announced by the State of Maharashtra, experts from the city...

Stars among the oldest in our galaxy discovered

Washington D.C. , Nov 21 : A team of astronomers has discovered some of the oldest stars in our Milky Way.Just like humans, stars...

ISRO to double launch frequency from 2018 onwards

New Delhi , November 20 : The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) Chairman, AS Kiran Kumar, said the space body will double its launch...

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With Worldwide Developers Conference 2018 (WWDC) set to kick-off on June 4, Apple is likely to announce a change in near-field communication (NFC) policies when it releases...

8 Reasons to Absolutely Hate Mumbai

Mumbai is a very beautiful place for many as well as an annoying place for some. For people who fell Mumbai is annoying has...

Diving into the Underwater Treasures of Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Accessed exclusively via government ferry, from the capital city Port Blair, Havelock Island of Andaman and Nicobar is delightfully cut off from the range...

Not All Heroes Wear Capes, And These 10 Pictures Will Prove That

Everyone has the same heroes, Superman, Batman and other heroes of the sort. But these pictures show that you don't have to wear a...