Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 15:49
More than 30 percent of astronauts returning from two-week space shuttle missions and 60 percent who spent six months aboard the International Space Station were found to be suffering from eye problems.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 14:08
Comet ISON, once called the comet of the century, couldn`t survive the close brush with the sun, it has been revealed.
Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 21:15
Disruption of parliament is a safeguard against dictatorship but it is being used indiscriminately, political thinker Bhanu Pratap Mehta said Wednesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 11:22
Scientists have established from the radiation measurements received from the Radiation Assessment Detector on NASA`s Curiosity rover that even though manned missions to Mars could be risky, the radiation hazards are more manageable than originally believed.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 09:36
Sensex, unlike in the past has reacted most positively on Monday to the outcome of assembly polls held in four key states.
Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 21:06
Well, most often you come across sad/gloomy status updates by your friends on Facebook. What do you do then?
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.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 22:40
A rice gene that can increase the production of indica rice varieties, which includes basmati, by up to 36 per cent, has been discovered by a group of international scientists.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 16:27
Education transforms an empty mind into an open mind say experts at the round table on International Collaboration and Opportunities for Higher Education. <b>Patricia Mascarenhas</b> reports.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 11:48
The board approved the management, technical and commercial committees to go ahead and finalise with some international companies for this.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 01, 2013, 20:58
A female research scholar who worked at the Gwalior-based Defence Research and Development Establishment (DRDE) has filed a complaint of "harassment" against a male scientist of the institution.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 12:06
As the UPA government rushes to notify the much delayed Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal) Act in wake of the Tarun Tejpal sex assault case, experts point to severe gaps that need to be plugged for the law to be effective.
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