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Stay on course to send man to Mars: Scientists

Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 22:16

The goal of putting humans in other worlds can be achieved only with appropriate funding and sustained commitment from political leaders, said a congressionally mandated report from the US National Research Council.

Soon, software to find people in a crowd

Last Updated: Monday, June 02, 2014, 15:14

The image of a criminal merging into a crowd to keep the cops guessing is common in movies as identifying and tracking a person in a group is difficult. Not any more.

Fish biomass in oceans 10 times more than believed

Last Updated: Saturday, February 08, 2014, 10:38

Researchers have dispelled the previously believed estimate of the fish biomass present in the ocean.

Ocean fish biomass 10 times higher than thought

Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 19:55

A team of researchers has found that the abundance of mesopelagic fish in the ocean that could be at least 10 times higher than previously thought.

Scientists call for climate change warning mechanisms

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 04, 2013, 22:07

With climate change impacting human infrastructure and ecosystems, scientists are stressing on early warning systems to prepare for sudden changes.

New tool detects `email personality` based on emotional temperature

Last Updated: Friday, October 18, 2013, 14:25

A new tool has been reportedly developed that can detect one`s `email personality` based on the eight basic human emotions.

Your email style can reveal your gender and emotions

Last Updated: Saturday, September 28, 2013, 15:43

Researchers have revealed that the words that we use in our messages can reveal our gender, emotions and even personality traits.

Magellanic penguins among nature’s most loyal lovers

Last Updated: Monday, November 19, 2012, 19:09

A new study has revealed Magellanic penguins as among the most faithful lovers in the animal kingdom.

US power grid vulnerable to terror attacks: Report

Last Updated: Thursday, November 15, 2012, 12:12

The electrical power grid in the US is vulnerable to terror attacks, according to a report made public by the National Research Council.

US ability to probe nuclear blasts fades: Study

Last Updated: Friday, July 30, 2010, 11:45

The US government is slowly losing its ability to probe a nuclear blast, claim experts.