Darkness

Now, see up to 50m in darkness with these night vision eye-drops

Scared of the dark? Fear not as scientists have now created night vision eye drops, which enables one to see up to 50m in the dark.

Mar 30, 2015, 16:46 PM IST

'Invisibility stickers' to help troops evade detection in dark

 Researchers have developed squid-inspired 'invisibility stickers' that could one day help soldiers evade detection in the dark, even when sought by enemies with tough-to-fool infrared cameras.

Mar 23, 2015, 19:34 PM IST

Power crises: Pakistan plunges into darkness

Pakistan faced a major power breakdown early Sunday and most of the cities including Islamabad, Karachi, Peshawar and Quetta witnessed a large blackout.

Jan 25, 2015, 09:17 AM IST
'Bigg Boss 8 Halla Bol': Karishma Tanna, Upen Patel lock lips in darkness

'Bigg Boss 8 Halla Bol': Karishma Tanna, Upen Patel lock lips in darkness

The extended series of reality show 'Bigg Boss' season 8 is setting the temperature quite high. After Karishma Tanna gave Upen Patel a small peck on his cheeks a few days back, it was now time for a complete lip-lock. Well, yes! The 'Grand Masti' actress in last night's episode was seen locking lips with model-turned-actor Upen.

Jan 17, 2015, 10:11 AM IST
My husband pulls me out of my darkness: Miranda Lambert

My husband pulls me out of my darkness: Miranda Lambert

Country singer Miranda Lambert has praised husband Blake Shelton for making her happy. The country singing duo have been married since 2011 and are still going strong, reported Digital Spy.

Dec 10, 2014, 08:47 AM IST

How Galileo`s visual illusion works in the mind`s eye revealed

Researchers have studied a visual illusion that was first discovered by Galileo Galilei, and found that it occurs because of the surprising way our eyes see lightness and darkness in the world.

Feb 11, 2014, 14:08 PM IST

Being in dark for short period could help improve hearing

Researchers have long known that very young brains are malleable enough to re-wire some circuits that process sensory information.

Feb 06, 2014, 16:12 PM IST

Brain can `see` in the dark: Study

At least 50 per cent of people can see the movement of their own hand even when it is pitch dark, a new study, that used computerised eye-trackers, has found.

Nov 02, 2013, 11:36 AM IST

Total darkness can cure `lazy eye`

Lazy eye - a condition in which one eye has weaker vision than the other - could be quickly cured by a spell in total darkness, a new study has found.

Feb 15, 2013, 16:15 PM IST

Bieber scared of darkness

Singer Justin Bieber, 18, is so afraid of darkness that sometimes he sleeps with the lights on overnight.

May 21, 2012, 14:24 PM IST

Kashmir Univ postpones all exams

Kashmir University said all the examinations have been postponed till Tuesday due to heavy
snowfall.

Jan 07, 2012, 22:04 PM IST

Light, like dark, can up fear and anxiety

A new study has indicated that light may also play a role in modulating fear and anxiety.

Aug 11, 2011, 13:37 PM IST

Our eyes evolved to see dark world

A new research reveals that human eyes are evolved to see a world that has more darkness than light.

Sep 22, 2010, 11:23 AM IST

Our eyes evolved to see dark world

A new research reveals that human eyes are evolved to see a world that has more darkness than light.

Sep 22, 2010, 00:00 AM IST

Power outage plunges Toronto, visiting Queen, into darkness

An explosion at a Toronto power
facility has plunged Canada`s largest metropolis into
darkness, and disrupted a state dinner for Queen Elizabeth II,
local media reported on Tuesday.

Jul 06, 2010, 10:14 AM IST

Bandra-Worli Sealink plunges into darkness

A major portion of the busy
Bandra-Worli Sealink plunged into darkness Tuesday evening due to
a sudden power failure.

Jun 15, 2010, 22:41 PM IST

Darkness in North India as fog trips Northern power grid

Large parts of North India, including Delhi, plunged back into darkness late Saturday night as the regional electricity grid collased due to dense fog, bringing to several trains in the region to a standsill.

Jan 03, 2010, 00:24 AM IST