How Antarctic octopus survives in the cold

An Antarctic octopus that lives in ice-cold water uses a unique strategy to transport oxygen in its blood, revealed a research.

ICC World Cup: Pakistan, West Indies in fight for survival
ICC World Cup: Pakistan, West Indies in fight for survival

The 44-day World Cup is barely a week old and Pakistan and the West Indies are already viewing their second match as crucial to morale and potentially to their survival.

Ancestral diet was based on survival not health

If you plan to emulate the diet of plants and animals eaten by our ancestors, remember that it was focused on survival and had little to do with maintaining a balance, a new research suggests.

New drug promises to increase wounded soldiers' chances of survival

Wounded soldiers may soon be administered a drug that would put them into "hibernation" until they can be moved to safety, thereby increasing their chances of survival.

Gus Poyet signs new contract with Sunderland

Sunderland manager Gus Poyet ended speculation over his future on Wednesday by signing a new deal which will keep him at the Stadium of Light until 2016.

`Schumacher will not be Schumacher` if he survives, says brain surgery specialist

A brain surgery specialist has reportedly claimed that Formula One legend Michael Schumacher will be a completely different person than he was should he survive the severe head injuries he suffered in a skiing accident in December.

Artificial aortic heart valve trial reveals dramatic increase in survival rates

Results from a landmark clinical trial of an artificial aortic heart valve that does not require open heart surgery at the Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago showed positive outcome, with high survival rates and low rates of stroke.

Fish fake eyes to trick predators

Small prey fish can grow a bigger `eye` on their rear fins as a way of distracting predators and dramatically boosting their chances of survival, new study has found.

Tiny fish grows bigger `eye` on rear fins to survive predator attacks

A new research has found that small prey fish are capable of growing a bigger `eye` on their rear fins to distract their predators and thereby dramatically boosting their chances of survival.

Now, a tool to predict survival after heart transplant

Heart transplant patients at great risk of death in the year following their surgeries.

Cutting CO2 levels by 2100 necessary for survival

By 2100, the world will have to use every available means to cut down emissions for survival -- just to limit carbon dioxide (CO2) levels to less than 40 percent higher of what they are today, researchers say.

Marriage boosts survival rate for cancer patients

The researchers did find that married people were diagnosed at earlier stages of colon cancer and sought more aggressive treatment.

Marriage boosts survival rate for cancer patients

The researchers did find that married people were diagnosed at earlier stages of colon cancer and sought more aggressive treatment.

Cancer blood cell level linked to survival: Study

The number of cancer cells that have broken off from the tumor and reached the blood stream affects the survival rate of patients suffering from advanced stages of prostate cancer, according to a study

Cancer blood cell level linked to survival: Study

The number of cancer cells that have broken off from the tumor and reached the blood stream affects the survival rate of patients suffering from advanced stages of prostate cancer, according to a study

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.

New way to track tigers in the wild to ensure survival

It is possible to predict number of tigers in the wild by monitoring both paw prints and feces.

Survival plus dating in TV show

A high-concept reality genre to fuse survival and dating shows together.

UN meet on bio-diversity loss

UN conference aimed at ensuring the survival of diverse species and ecosystems kicked off in Tokyo.

Douglas’ bleak chances of survival

Michael Douglas` fight against cancer gets tougher.