Charles Darwin

Indian professor from Kerala claims he can prove Charles Darwin's 'Theory of Evolution' wrong! - Watch video

Indian professor from Kerala claims he can prove Charles Darwin's 'Theory of Evolution' wrong! - Watch video

An Indian professor from Kerala, Manoj Kumar P, has claimed that after 14 years of thorough research, he knows how the first cell was formed, which Darwin didn't.

May 22, 2017, 19:51 PM IST
Darwin's theory of living fossils' finally gets a shoulder

Darwin's theory of living fossils' finally gets a shoulder

The Sphenodon or tuatara is a relatively large lizard-like animal that once lived on the main islands of New Zealand but has been pushed to smaller, offshore islands by human activity.

Feb 24, 2017, 14:35 PM IST
Scientists unlock 51 million-year-old genetic secret to Charles Darwin's theory!

Scientists unlock 51 million-year-old genetic secret to Charles Darwin's theory!

Researchers have identified the cluster of genes responsible for reproductive traits in the Primula flower.

Dec 06, 2016, 00:03 AM IST

DNA: Today in History, April 19, 2016

Watch history moment to learn the events that occurred on this very date i.e April 19.

Apr 20, 2016, 00:32 AM IST

Watch : Today in History, February 12

Watch Today in History to know the important events and occurrences that took place on this very date.

Feb 13, 2016, 00:28 AM IST
Watch: Robot that makes its own babies!

Watch: Robot that makes its own babies!

In a new scientific innovation, the theory of natural selection generalized by Charles Darwin has now been substantiated in robots.

Aug 18, 2015, 17:03 PM IST

'Darwin correctly decoded sexual behaviour of Primroses'

New documents dating back to the 16th century have given a unique insight into one of renowned naturalist Charles Darwin's landmark study into the sexual behaviour of the Primroses.

Aug 09, 2015, 13:15 PM IST

Disney developing adventure movie on Charles Darwin

Disney has started work on a film about English naturalist and geologist Charles Darwin, after acquiring an untitled pitch from Oscar-winning scribe Stephen Gaghan.

Jun 24, 2015, 14:47 PM IST

Volcano erupts in Galapagos Islands, home to unique pink iguanas

A volcano perched atop one of Ecuador`s Galapagos Islands erupted in the early hours of Monday, the local authorities said, potentially threatening a unique species of pink iguanas. 

May 26, 2015, 11:08 AM IST
Charles Darwin may not have been father of evolution theory, scientist makes startling claim

Charles Darwin may not have been father of evolution theory, scientist makes startling claim

A British scientist has made a startling claim saying that Charles Darwin may not have been father of evolution theory.

Apr 21, 2015, 13:05 PM IST

Major tectonic event may have triggered burst of animal life 530 million years ago

A new research has explored that a major tectonic event may have triggered the rise in sea level and other environmental changes that accompanied the apparent burst of animal life.

Nov 01, 2014, 11:27 AM IST

Female birds sing songs: Was Charles Darwin wrong?

A new research by an international team has overturned the long-held concept that bird song was a male trait to attract females.

Mar 05, 2014, 19:35 PM IST

Island animals tamer: Study proves Charles Darwin`s Galapagos theory correct

Charles Darwin`s Galapagos theory that states animals living on islands were tamer than on the mainlands has been proven correct by the scientists in a new study.

Jan 13, 2014, 01:59 AM IST

Frog named after Darwin croaks its last

A frog named after Charles Darwin has gone extinct because of a deadly amphibian skin disease, scientists believe.

Nov 21, 2013, 09:13 AM IST

New rat species discovered in birthplace of `theory of evolution`

One hundred years after the death of Sir Alfred Russel Wallace, an international team of zoologists has discovered a new genus of mammal in the Halmahera Island in Indonesia.

Sep 22, 2013, 16:20 PM IST

Scientists gather in Galapagos Islands to discuss evolution

Scientists from the Americas and Europe gathered in Ecuador`s Galapagos Islands to discuss evolution in the place that inspired Charles Darwin to develop his theory of the evolution of species.

Jun 04, 2013, 10:43 AM IST

Darwin`s personal letters to be made available online

Thousands of personal letters by 19th-century naturalist Charles Darwin will be released to the public online for the first time.

Mar 25, 2013, 20:35 PM IST

Darwin`s personal letters to be made available online

Thousands of personal letters by Charles Darwin will be released to the public online for the first time.

Mar 25, 2013, 15:50 PM IST

Galapagos tortoises more than 1,000 in number now

Galapagos tortoise, who’s number had slipped down to merely 15 in the world in the 1970s, have risen to 1,000 on the islands thanks to a successful breeding program.

Dec 16, 2012, 16:04 PM IST

Fossil data yields understanding of Darwin’s `abominable mystery`

New research has shed new light on what Charles Darwin famously called "an abominable mystery": the apparently sudden appearance and rapid spread of flowering plants in the fossil record.

Dec 07, 2012, 21:01 PM IST