So which is better Chia or Flax?

While selecting the seed your individual needs matter the most.

Here's how birds choose 'heavier' peanuts amongst the lot
Here's how birds choose 'heavier' peanuts amongst the lot

Since most of the foods that birds eat have shells, it's hard to know what seeds and nuts are good, but this study shows that birds have their own way to determine the quality of the food inside of the shell.

Day of fallen seeds for women in Australian Open
Day of fallen seeds for women in Australian Open

The 2015 Australian Open kicked off on Monday and an entertaining day of enthralling tennis saw four seeded women get ousted in the first round itself. With regular top class players in both men's and women's draw advancing to the next round, the taste of success for these seeded players ended on a bitter note.

Fabulous health benefits of seven seeds!

Every seed has something different to provide to the body- from pomegranate, hemp to chia. But it is important to know which ones deliver health benefits before choosing to have one.

New eco-friendly battery made of seeds and pine resin

Researchers have used a clever recycling strategy to develop a new eco-friendly battery using materials from alfalfa (lucerne seed) and pine resin.

Maha govt mulls legislation to check fake seeds, fertilisers

The Maharashtra government is planning to enact a legislation to protect farmers against fake seeds and fertilisers which cause crop losses.

Google Glass celebrates Mother`s Day!

As the world prepares to celebrate Mother`s Day Sunday, a new promotional Google Glass short film features the love between a mother and her son.

US scientists use coconut dust for germinating stronger seeds

A team of scientists led by an Indian-American at a prestigious American university has introduced a technique of using coconut dust for germinating seeds that improves soil quality for plants to take stronger roots.

Jharkhand announces subsidised seeds for farmers

In the wake of a drought-like situation prevailing in Jharkhand, Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Monday announced Rs 14 crore to enable farmers get subsidised seeds for alternative crops.

Right way to eat an apple revealed

A new video shows the "right way" way to eat an apple.

‘Seeds’ of black holes found in the centre of Milky Way

Keio University researchers have found intermediate-mass black hole (IMBH) candidates at the centre of the Milky Way Galaxy.

Nuts, beans and seeds can boost your health

Adding nuts, beans and seeds in your diet can give you an ample amount of nutrients, say experts.

Moringa seeds can be used for water purification

A new study by scientists has described how extracts from seeds of the Moringa oleifera tree can be used for water purification.

Seeds of green generation sprout in Indonesia

Today`s young students, not the world leaders at UN climate talks in Copenhagen, will be the ones battling to save the planet if predictions of catastrophic temperature rises come true.

Botanists bank 10 per cent of world`s plant species

Botanists at Britain`s Kew
Gardens have collected seeds from 10 per cent of the world`s
wild plants, their first goal in a long-term project to
protect all endangered species, they said today.