Russian scientists

Scientists slow down ageing of mice with novel compound

Scientists slow down ageing of mice with novel compound

Raising hope for an anti-ageing drug in just two to three years, a group of Russian and Swedish scientists have managed to slow down ageing of mice with the use of a novel compound.

Feb 19, 2017, 00:17 AM IST
Russian scientists trapped by polar bears receive emergency supplies

Russian scientists trapped by polar bears receive emergency supplies

A passing ship has delivered flares and dogs to the station to help fend off the beasts, Xinhua news agency reported on Thursday.

Sep 15, 2016, 10:17 AM IST
Five Russian scientists beseiged by polar bears in Arctic; waiting for rescue!

Five Russian scientists beseiged by polar bears in Arctic; waiting for rescue!

Five Russian scientists have been trapped by polar bears at a weather station on the Troynoy island in the Kara Sea.

Sep 14, 2016, 14:11 PM IST

Russian scientists stage rare anti-government demo

Russian scientists staged a rare anti-government demonstration today, amid fears that after cracking down on the media, rights activists and the opposition, the Kremlin is now training its sights on science.

Jun 06, 2015, 23:00 PM IST

Russian scientists develop Ebola vaccine

 A group of Russian scientists has developed a vaccine against the deadly Ebola virus and its trials are due to be completed in February, officials said Monday.

Dec 29, 2014, 14:49 PM IST
Russian scientists plan project to detect space threats

Russian scientists plan project to detect space threats

Russian scientists plan to create a space observatory which can spot asteroids measuring over 50 metres at a distance of one astronomical unit and other space objects a decametre in size, similar to the Chelyabinsk meteorite, in the near Earth orbits.

Dec 01, 2014, 20:27 PM IST

Russian scientists name fossil reptile after Lenin

Russian scientists, studying pre-historic life, have named a recently discovered fossil ichthyosaur after Vladimir Lenin, the father of the 1917 Bolshevik revolution.

Mar 31, 2013, 12:44 PM IST

Russian scientists condemn Italian seismologists` jailing

The city of L`Aquila was decimated by the quake, which measured more than 6.3 on the Richter scale and killed over 300 people.

Oct 24, 2012, 14:19 PM IST

US, Russian scientists launch ice seal survey

The study will cover four species - ringed, spotted, bearded and the ribbon seals.

Apr 12, 2012, 09:31 AM IST

Russian scientists drill into Antarctic lake buried under ice

Russian scientists claim to have achieved a major breakthrough by drilling into Antarctic lake buried under the ice for 20 million years.

Feb 07, 2012, 12:46 PM IST