Infrared light may improve brain's cognitive function

A sustained exposure to red and near infrared light can improve blood flow in the region of exposure, according to a new study on Gulf War veterans.

New technique paints tissue samples with light

A new advanced imaging technique developed by an Indian-origin scientist that uses infrared light, instead of chemical stains, to scan tissue samples can enable fast and broad diagnostic assessments.

Human eye can see 'invisible' infrared light

In a first, an international team of researchers has found that under certain conditions, our eye can sense “invisible” infra-red light.

Human eye can sense `invisible` infrared light
Human eye can sense `invisible` infrared light

A new study has revealed that under certain conditions, it is possible for human eyes to detect the "invisible" infrared light

New radiation device to strengthen public security

 A new compact radiation device that can be operated in room temperature can significantly improve public security by detecting explosives, chemical agents and dangerous biological substances from safe distances, says a study.

Transparent solar device that doesn`t block the view

Imagine a solar device that, when placed over a window, creates solar energy while allowing people to actually see through the window.

Astronomers discover first noble gas molecules in space

Astronomers have detected the first noble gas molecules in space in the Crab Nebula, a supernova remnant.

`Hungry twin` stars gobble their first meals

Astronomers have reported observing an unusual “baby” star that periodically emits infrared light bursts, suggesting it may be twins, that is, a binary star.

Infrared light heals vision damaged by Parkisnon`s

A soft infra-red light can heal vision damaged by Parkinson`s.

Infrared light `stops eye damage`

People with careers that expose them to bright or or artificial light,could be pre-treated with infrared light to reduce vision damage.

Shining infrared light on cancer `helps speed up diagnosis`

Infrared light can help in spotting cancerous tissue instantly, a new study has claimed.