human nature

Weak institutions lead to favouritism: Study

Is favouritism denting your chances of bagging the right job? Ineffective institutions in your country may be to blame!

May 06, 2014, 18:03 PM IST

It`s nature, not nurture: `Personality lies in genes`

It`s said that environment helps shape one`s personality. But, a new study has now debunked this widely held belief, saying it`s all down to one`s genes.

May 16, 2012, 18:24 PM IST

We stop being selfish at 33!

Our selfish outlook takes a backseat when we turn 33 and we start considering others’ feelings more often, a new study has revealed.

Dec 23, 2011, 09:11 AM IST

Carbon emission line detected in distant galaxy

Astronomers have successfully detected a carbon emission line (CIV, 154.9 nm) in the most distant radio galaxy known so far in the early universe, using the Subaru Telescope.

Oct 06, 2011, 12:22 PM IST