Nature

People assume I'm angry by nature, says Richa Chadha

People assume I'm angry by nature, says Richa Chadha

Actress Richa Chadha wonders why people assume she is angry by nature, and says she is only a straight-forward person who speaks her mind.

Sep 24, 2017, 17:03 PM IST
Unbreakable code from space delivered to Earth, courtesy China's quantum satellite!

Unbreakable code from space delivered to Earth, courtesy China's quantum satellite!

The satellite sent quantum keys to ground stations in Xinglong, in north China's Hebei province, and Nanshan, near Urumqi, capital of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur region.

Aug 10, 2017, 18:49 PM IST
Humans arrived in Southeast Asia 20,000 years earlier: Study

Humans arrived in Southeast Asia 20,000 years earlier: Study

The dating of a cave site in West Sumatra in Indonesia, called Lida Ajer, provided researchers the first evidence for rainforest use of modern humans.

Aug 10, 2017, 12:50 PM IST
Humans arrived in Southeast Asia 20,000 years earlier: Study

Humans arrived in Southeast Asia 20,000 years earlier: Study

The dating of a cave site in West Sumatra in Indonesia, called Lida Ajer, provided researchers the first evidence for rainforest use of modern humans.

Aug 10, 2017, 12:50 PM IST

Conserving pandas can boost biodiversity, fight climate change

Pandas are leading us to even greater ways to care for nature and health of humans and the planet, Liu added.

Jun 27, 2017, 16:08 PM IST
Connecting with nature means connecting with oneself, says PM Modi in Mann Ki Baat

Connecting with nature means connecting with oneself, says PM Modi in Mann Ki Baat

He spoke about conservation and said that we have to connect with nature to nurture a better planet.

May 28, 2017, 14:02 PM IST
Mann Ki Baat: PM Narendra Modi strongly bats for nature conservation

Mann Ki Baat: PM Narendra Modi strongly bats for nature conservation

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged the people of the nation to connect with nature, saying that the process connects us with ourselves.

May 28, 2017, 12:56 PM IST
Walk in nature and shake off the summer heat!

Walk in nature and shake off the summer heat!

Just "walk it off", is what most people say to cool others down. The coming months will surely hit you with soaring temperatures. How about challenging yourself by hiking or simply traversing a plantation? To beat the heat, merge with nature by walking through a rainforest or in a stream and then wink back at the sun.

May 01, 2017, 12:54 PM IST

When Nature vents her wrath on grapes

But nowhere is the task bigger than in Argentina`s Mendoza region, where vintners duel "the whole gamut of natural hazards" -- not least frequent earthquakes, according to research unveiled on Wednesday.

Apr 27, 2017, 17:23 PM IST
Go natural! Engage with nature to improve your well-being, says study

Go natural! Engage with nature to improve your well-being, says study

Researchers found that 11 of the 13 had a positive correlation to overall life satisfaction.

Apr 24, 2017, 23:45 PM IST
Nature's call to the elderly: Spending time in green, woody areas beneficial, says study!

Nature's call to the elderly: Spending time in green, woody areas beneficial, says study!

The study was published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.

Apr 11, 2017, 19:14 PM IST
Was 'aspirin' neanderthals' treatment for tooth ache?

Was 'aspirin' neanderthals' treatment for tooth ache?

 Neanderthals lived in parts of Europe, Central Asia and the Middle East for up to 300,000 years but appear to have vanished some 40,000 years ago.

Mar 09, 2017, 00:50 AM IST
NASA is about to unveil new discoveries on exoplanets this week!

NASA is about to unveil new discoveries on exoplanets this week!

Prominent NASA scientists, astronomers and a professor of planetary science and physics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology will participate at the briefing.

Feb 21, 2017, 12:42 PM IST
Nature 170 times behind humans in the race to cause climate change, warn researchers!

Nature 170 times behind humans in the race to cause climate change, warn researchers!

They have for the first time come up with a mathematical equation - known as the Anthropocene equation - to describe the impact of human activity on the Earth system.

Feb 13, 2017, 20:22 PM IST
Doing these three simple things daily will help you live longer

Doing these three simple things daily will help you live longer

Studies have shown that smiling releases happy hormones endorphins and serotonin - which will naturally help to reduce inflammation and pain.

Feb 02, 2017, 13:02 PM IST
Is the world approaching a sixth mass extinction event? Scientists confirm signs!

Is the world approaching a sixth mass extinction event? Scientists confirm signs!

Authors of the study are shocked because this kind of pattern hasn't been seen before in the half billion years of the animal fossil record.

Sep 19, 2016, 09:22 AM IST
Worried about aggressive teen kids? Living near nature may help – Here’s how

Worried about aggressive teen kids? Living near nature may help – Here’s how

The findings showed that increasing greenery levels like parks, golf courses or fields, might lead to a 12 per cent decrease in clinical cases of aggressive behaviour. 

Jun 30, 2016, 08:39 AM IST

Shocking! Cancer may be contagious, says study

The basis for this shocking revelation, is a study carried out on mussels, cockles and clams, collected off the coasts of Canada and Spain, that had been infected with tumours which originated in another individual.

Jun 23, 2016, 21:00 PM IST
Bizarre: Study compares Octopuses with aliens for weird DNA!

Bizarre: Study compares Octopuses with aliens for weird DNA!

This is not the first study to single out octopuses as a rare creature. 

Jun 13, 2016, 21:12 PM IST
The more you click photos, the more you enjoy

The more you click photos, the more you enjoy

You may want to start photographing your experiences as a recent study has found that every click brings you closer to happy times.

Jun 11, 2016, 13:44 PM IST