Infrared light

Scientists record mysterious infrared light from space

 In a first, researchers using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) telescope have detected the faintest and mysterious infrared light ever from space.

Mar 11, 2016, 12:06 PM IST

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.

Apr 03, 2015, 15:07 PM IST

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.

Mar 25, 2015, 16:31 PM IST

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.

Dec 02, 2014, 13:30 PM IST
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

Dec 02, 2014, 11:35 AM IST

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.

Nov 23, 2014, 12:36 PM IST

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.

Aug 20, 2014, 11:47 AM IST

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.

Dec 14, 2013, 18:08 PM IST

`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.

Feb 02, 2013, 09:43 AM IST

Infrared light heals vision damaged by Parkisnon`s

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

Aug 03, 2012, 13:29 PM IST

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.

May 14, 2012, 13:05 PM IST

Shining infrared light on cancer `helps speed up diagnosis`

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

Apr 15, 2012, 17:03 PM IST