Paris: Biologists on Wednesday said the genetic machinery of humans, fruit flies and roundworms was similar in many surprising ways, a discovery that could help basic research into disease.
Washington: China has reportedly revealed plans for a new supersonic submarine based on Cold War technology that will travel inside an air bubble to reduce friction.
Washington: Our planet can produce much more land-plant biomass -- the total material in leaves, stems, roots, fruits, grains and other terrestrial plant parts -- than previously thought,
New Delhi: The government should waive taxes on cycles that cost less than Rs.5,000 to promote cycle-ownership in the country, a new study by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI
Washington: The US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is developing a new troop of robots that could one day race across distant planets as a sort of space exploration
Washington: In a significant find, an expedition to Mount Everest by Italian researchers has shown for the first time that blood pressure monitored over a 24-hour period rises
London: Boat trips to watch whales and dolphins may increasingly put the survival of marine mammals at risk, conservationists have warned.
The jaunts can affect cetacean
Bhopal: With an aim to develop country's first private wildlife corridor between Kanha and Pench Tiger Reserve, telecom major Vodafone and Grow-Trees.Com will plant 3,00,000 saplings under
Washington: Leading car companies like Ford and General Motors have introduced new technologies in the cars, which allows parents to keep their teen drivers safe.
Ford with its speed
Washington: Researchers have discovered the fossil that comprised of bundles of fibers in a broadly four-fold symmetrical arrangement, suggesting the presence of animals with muscles 560
London: In what could change the future of electronics, scientists have been able to make the properties of glass behave like a metal using ultra-short laser pulses.
This change of
Washington: Know the secret behind the world's faster sprinter Usain Bolt's mind-boggling speed? The forceful punch to the ground with his foot as he starts to run and disappears in a jiffy.
London: A new study has revealed that sheepdogs have 2 simple rules they follow while rounding up a flock of sheep.
Scientists used GPS technology for the very first time to
Washington: A new study has revealed that gender of the young driver play an important role when it comes to severity of a crash and injuries.
According to a Kansas State University
Washington: Scientists have found that the predominant strain of community-associated, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (CA-MRSA) was derived from a single sub-Saharan ancestor.
New York: In a first, researchers have created a light detector that responds to red, green and blue light like the human eye does.
The researchers from Rice University were inspired
Washington: It may sound surprising but children as young as two years old intuitively use mathematical concepts such as probability to help make sense of the world around them.
India cannot become a global power in science unless it improves the quality of research, says professor CNR Rao, Bharat Ratna awardee in an interview with Sanchayan Bhattacharjee
Washington: A team of students from North Carolina has come up with a new nail polish that detects date rape drugs and keeps women safe from being a victim of sexual assault.
Zee Media Bureau
Washington: Two Indian-origin researchers have created a large computational system known as `Robo Brain`.
The computational system extracts information available on the
Washington: Researchers have recently developed a new tool called `XRay`, which will help web users to keep a track of the use of their personal data online.
It reveals which data in a web
Hyderabad: The bio-toilets developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation would bring about "a revolution" in rural areas, and the government had set its sights on ending open
Hyderabad: India is working on developing a man-portable anti-tank guided missile capable of being fired from shoulders, a top defence official said here today.
"We are going to have surface-
Zee Media Bureau
New Delhi: WhatsApp`s popularity has reached another milestone. CEO and founder Jan Koum on Twitter announced that the instant mobile messaging app now boasts of 600 million
London: Tired of wearing eyeglasses? Scientists have developed a technique that could see reading glasses gone forever.
Soon it may replace laser surgery that still requires reading glasses
Day in Pics: 27th August
August 27, 2014
Bang Bang - Movie Stills and Promotion