Altitude

High altitude lifts Bhutan`s World Cup hopes

High altitude lifts Bhutan`s World Cup hopes

Bhutan`s amateurs are hoping the dizzying altitude of their Himalayan home games will give them an edge as they look to extend their World Cup fairytale.

May 01, 2015, 13:13 PM IST

Altitude affects the way languages are spoken

A new study has found a link between geographical elevation and the way language is spoken.

Jun 13, 2013, 11:26 AM IST

Astronauts experience low BP after landing

When astronauts land on earth, their blood pressure (BP), along with the altitude, drops in a condition known as orthostatic hypotension, according to a research.

Oct 26, 2012, 12:00 PM IST

Lizard gender bends at altitude: Study

Tasmanian lizard has different ways of determining sex of its offspring, depending on the altitude.

Oct 28, 2010, 09:49 AM IST