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Ashes from supernova explosions littered Earth's ocean floor

Ashes from supernova explosions littered Earth's ocean floor

Some theories suggest cosmic rays from the supernovae could have increased cloud cover.

Apr 07, 2016, 22:17 PM IST

India's strength lies in capacity to blend contradiction: President

President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday emphasised that diversity is an integrating factor.

Oct 15, 2015, 22:29 PM IST
Philistines brought opium to Israel during Iron Age

Philistines brought opium to Israel during Iron Age

Opium poppy, along with many other plant species previously unknown to Israel, were brought to Israel by Philistines during the Iron Age.

Aug 30, 2015, 16:21 PM IST
AMU fellow elected to Israel's Hebrew varsity students' union

AMU fellow elected to Israel's Hebrew varsity students' union

A madrasa-educated student from prestigious Aligarh Muslim University has become the first Indian to be elected to represent about 2,000 foreign students from 80 countries in Israel's famed Hebrew University.

Jan 05, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

AMU fellow elected to Israel's Hebrew University Student Union

Zulfiqar Sheth, a doctoral fellow from Aligarh Muslim University, has become the first Indian to be elected to represent overseas students at Israel's prestigious Hebrew University Student Union.

Jan 05, 2015, 03:43 AM IST

New molecule could help lower diabetics` risk of developing dementia or Alzheimer`s

Researchers have created a molecule that has the potential to lower diabetic patients` higher risk of developing dementia or Alzheimer`s disease.

Jan 29, 2014, 12:59 PM IST

Archaeologists uncover King David`s 3000-year-old palace

Two large structures believed to have been a part of King David`s palace, have been unearthed by archaeologists in Jerusalem.

Jul 19, 2013, 13:05 PM IST

Picking up second language determined by ability to learn patterns

A new study has suggested that learning to understand and read a second language may be driven, at least in part, by our ability to pick up on statistical regularities.

May 29, 2013, 14:26 PM IST

Asteriod gets named after Hebrew University

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem has joined the ranks of famous people and places whose names appear on minor planets.

Jan 17, 2013, 17:21 PM IST

Indian students headed for Asian Science Camp in Jerusalem

Three hundred students from across the world, including India, will converge in Jerusalem this week for the sixth Asian Science Camp to be held there from August 26 to 30.

Aug 20, 2012, 20:11 PM IST

Combat bad breath with rays of `light`

Bacteria in saliva which causes bad breath can be killed by exposure to blue light from tooth-whitening lamps, a study has claimed.

Jul 25, 2012, 13:53 PM IST

`Excess weight during pregnancy bad for offspring`

Gaining too much weight during pregnancy could cause serious and long-lasting health complications to your baby later in life.

May 15, 2012, 15:57 PM IST

Original Einstein manuscripts to be posted online

All 80,000 items in Albert Einstein`s archives, including personal correspondence with half a dozen lovers and a poignant postcard to his ailing mother, are going online.

Mar 19, 2012, 21:50 PM IST

Albert Einstein`s archives to be digitised

Over 80,000 documents of the Einstein archives at a university in Jerusalem would now be digitised.

Mar 15, 2011, 08:50 AM IST

Holocaust survivor donates $100,000 to Hebrew University

Hebrew University has received a surprise donation of USD 100,000 from an unexpected benefactor - a Jewish woman who survived the Nazi Holocaust and lived as destitute in Manhattan.

Aug 10, 2009, 10:03 AM IST