Nature inspires greener way to make colourful plastics

Scientists have developed a new kind of coating that gives plastic its colour without the use of dyes.

Spiritual Fridays: What is your spirit`s connection with nature?

A few people share their experiences and tell Pooja Bhula about their way of connecting with nature.

Elements of nature embroidered into Bhutan`s royal attire

Auspicious goddesses and beautiful lotuses, dragons, symbols of phoenix, mountains, landscape and flowers - all these motifs have decorated attires, shoes and crowns of the royal family of Bhutan. An exhibition here offers a peek into their royal legacy.

Nature’s Toolbox/ Unraveling Nature’s secrets

The emerging biotechnology sector offers satisfying career trajectory to young aspirants. Prachi Rege gathers intelligence on the feeding, fueling, healing science of life

Crows have ability to `reason` just like humans

Researchers have found that crows were more likely to forage when they could attribute changes in their environment due to human presence.

Artificial mother of pearl created using nature’s cookbook

Scientists have mimicked the way mother of pearl is created in nature to synthesise the strong, iridescent coating found on the inside of some molluscs.

Most of earth`s acid comes from nature

Satellite images has revealed that 90% of the earth`s formic acid comes from nature.

Liv Tyler to shed adapting nature, define own life

The ever-so adapting model-and-actress Liv Tyler has admitted that she now wants to put herself first and define what exactly she wants from life.

Its best not to mess with nature, says Cheryl Cole

Cheryl Cole doesn`t believe in surgeries to enhance her looks and wonders why people mess with their natural beauty.

Taj Mahal battles man and nature for survival

The scorching summer heat is taking its toll on the Taj Mahal, the timeless monument of love.

Tens of millions live in nuclear `danger zone`

India has nearly 57 million people living within 30km of a nuclear reactor.

Payal Jain celebrates elements of nature

Designer Payal Jain paid homage to the five elements of nature – earth, fire, water, air and void (space). The show was divided into five parts, dealing with five colour and print stories.

Cerebellum offers clues to nature of human intelligence

A new research has shed light on the nature of human intelligence.

Cerebellum offers clues to nature of human intelligence

A new research has shed light on the nature of human intelligence.

Uncovering secrets of nature`s primitive immune system

Scientists claim to be uncovering the secrets of one of nature`s most primitive
immune systems.

Uncovering secrets of nature`s primitive immune system

Scientists claim to be uncovering the secrets of one of nature`s most primitive
immune systems.

River-linking: Why play with nature, asks Jairam

The Centre on Tues ruled out linking of national rivers given the ecological & human costs involved in project.

Solar System older than thought

The Solar System could be nearly two
million years older than thought, according to a study
published on Sunday by the journal Nature Geoscience.

Ode to Nature

Elaborate description of nature points to quintessential unity in everything.

Words worth the wonder

When it came to describing Mother Earth and her bounteous Nature, William Wordsworth had a magical touch.