Holy Grail

Phone firms and the quest for the 5G Holy Grail

Lightning-quick downloads, driverless cars and remote surgery: telecom firms are racing to develop a new generation of "5G" mobile networks that could start to change the world in five years.

Mar 03, 2015, 22:56 PM IST

Surfing record-holder awaits "monster" wave in Portugal

World-renowned American surfer Garrett McNamara holds a record for riding a 78-foot (24-m) wave - the largest ever surfed. Now he wants to find one almost twice as big.

Apr 09, 2014, 22:20 PM IST

Stem cells- `Holy Grail for regenerative medicine`

Scientists have created the first known batch of gold standard stem cells, taken from human embryos and grown in the lab.

Dec 07, 2011, 13:09 PM IST

Holy grail of tree diversity lies in the soil Home

Researchers have now found what exactly determines plant diversity in a forest— soil-borne pathogens.

Jun 26, 2010, 15:30 PM IST

‘Holy Grail’ of regenerative medicine found?

A new study of zebrafish has put scientists in the U.S. a step closer to unravelling the mechanism behind body part regeneration, a power possessed by some animals but not humans.

Nov 04, 2009, 16:47 PM IST

‘Holy Grail’ of regenerative medicine found?

A new study of zebrafish has put scientists in the U.S. a step closer to unravelling the mechanism behind body part regeneration, a power possessed by some animals but not humans.

Nov 04, 2009, 16:47 PM IST