An Indian-American has gifted $2.5 million to the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), for a new state-of-the-art engineering lab dedicated to integrated microsystems, the university said.
A new study has revealed that obesity greatly accelerates ageing of the liver, which might explain the early onset of many age-related diseases, including liver cancer, in obese people.
For those who were born Oct 29, 1969, the date is quite memorable. It was on this day that internet too came to life.
A new study has revealed that men under the age of 65, who have a history of heart disease, are at a higher risk of a heart attack shortly after beginning testosterone therapy.
Researchers at UCLA have suggested that marriage is good for the health of men`s bones, but only if they marry when they`re 25 or older.
The pretty dog at your home was domesticated among wolf-like ancestors - and not early farmers - between 9,000 and 34,000 years ago, a new research has found.
Scientists have developed a new technique that can diagnose cancer with a high degree of accuracy.
Biologists have found that the primates that are more social have more complex facial patterns.
Astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope have spotted a freakish asteroid with six comet-like tails of dust streaming from its body like spokes on a wheel, scientists said on Thursday.
Cocaine use may increase one`s vulnerability to the deadly HIV infection, a new study has warned.
Solar storms - powerful eruptions of solar material and magnetic fields into interplanetary space - can cause what is known as "space weather" near Earth.
Miss USA 2012, Nana Meriwether, has admitted that she finds it difficult to find love in New York City and has to look for love online.
In a new research, UCLA researchers have explained the development of the third belt and its decay over a period of slightly more than four weeks.
Researchers have found that a female chimpanzee, a female bonobo and a female human infant showed similar gestures during the communicative development stages.
When the brain`s primary "learning center" is damaged, complex new neural circuits arise to compensate for the lost function.
Breathing motor vehicle emissions triggers a change in high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol, altering its cardiovascular protective qualities.
Interrupting for a short period a protein responsible for immune functions can help boost the body`s immunity against viral infections like HIV and hepatitis C, says a new study.
Scientists from UCLA`s Fielding School of Public Health have found a possible link between exposure to traffic-related air pollution and several childhood cancers.
A tiny capsule that mimics the liver in processing alcohol could provide a speedy cure to hangovers, says an American study.
More and more pesticides are being linked with the rising incidence of Parkinson`s among farm workers and those who live near croplands, according to a research.
Day in Pics: 31st March
Showbiz World - March 31, 2015
Katrina Kaif’s wax statue at Madame Tussauds unveiled!