New insights into mammalian evolution

Despite having a common ancestor, different mammalian species have acquired their unique characteristics by repurposing functional elements through gene regulation, says a study.

India's tour of Australia: CA XI bowlers to share insights into Indian team
India's tour of Australia: CA XI bowlers to share insights into Indian team

Five bowlers of the Cricket Australia XI, against whom India played a couple of two-day games as a warm-up to the Test series, will stay here to assist the national side and provide insights into the visiting team.

Ancient Russian's DNA sheds light on Neanderthal interbreeding

DNA extracted from the skeleton of a man who lived in Russia about 37,000 years ago is giving scientists new insights into the genetic history of Europeans including interbreeding that took place with Neanderthals more than 50,000 years ago.

Plant species offers insights into how evolution works

A new plant species is providing an insight into how evolution works and could help improve crop plants.

NASA EPOXI flyby offers new insights into comet features

Initial images from NASA`s EPOXI mission spacecraft provide new info about comet`s volume.