Cold temperature

J&K: Srinagar, Jammu record season's lowest temperatures; Leh at minus 16.8 degrees Celsius

J&K: Srinagar, Jammu record season's lowest temperatures; Leh at minus 16.8 degrees Celsius

Pahalgam recorded minus 8.9 and Gulmarg minus 9.4 degrees Celsius as their minimum temperatures while Leh recorded a minus 16.8 and Kargil minus 18.8 degrees Celsius.

Jan 07, 2018, 11:45 AM IST
Spike in seasonal flu cases in Delhi: High risk groups, prevention tips

Spike in seasonal flu cases in Delhi: High risk groups, prevention tips

Doctors warned that the number of people with flu-like symptoms may go up in the coming days due to changing weather.

Mar 15, 2017, 11:20 AM IST

How humans sense wetness decoded

Wetness perception is linked to our ability to sense cold temperature and tactile sensations such as pressure and texture, scientists have found.

Oct 03, 2014, 18:04 PM IST

Some plants may not adapt quickly to climate change in future

Researchers have suggested that some plants may not have the traits needed to rapidly respond to human-induced climate change.

Dec 23, 2013, 14:34 PM IST

Bed bugs can survive freezing temperatures

A new research has found that bed bugs may be less susceptible to freezing temperatures than previously reported.

Dec 09, 2013, 15:05 PM IST