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Shape of the egg depends on flying skills of bird, says study

Shape of the egg depends on flying skills of bird, says study

Researchers report that the variety in the shape of the eggs birds lay depends on how well a bird flies.

Jun 23, 2017, 20:39 PM IST
Parents take note! Eating egg daily may increase growth in children

Parents take note! Eating egg daily may increase growth in children

A new study has revealed that eating egg daily can significantly increase growth and reduce stunting by 47% in children.

Jun 07, 2017, 21:27 PM IST

Easy home-made remedies for dry skin!

Check out some easy homemade remedies for dry skin.

Apr 20, 2016, 06:42 AM IST

'Spermbot' to help sperm reach egg developed

In a first, German scientists have developed motorised "spermbots" that can deliver poor swimmers that are otherwise healthy to an egg.

Jan 14, 2016, 13:56 PM IST
Australian scientist Colin Raston wins Ig Nobel prize for 'unboiling' an egg

Australian scientist Colin Raston wins Ig Nobel prize for 'unboiling' an egg

Can you unboil an egg? Well, Australian researcher Colin Raston can just do that! And for undertaking such an unusual and imaginative research, he just won the Ig Nobel.

Sep 18, 2015, 19:13 PM IST

Sperm carry tiny harpoons for fertilisation

A protein that acts like a tiny harpoon to allow the sperm to latch onto the egg and fertilise it has been discovered by researchers, including those of Indian-origin.

Aug 30, 2015, 19:34 PM IST

Male contraceptive comes closer to reality

In a groundbreaking research that may pave the way for a male contraceptive, scientists have identified key molecular events that could play a critical role as sperm and egg fuse to create new life.

Jun 24, 2015, 13:57 PM IST
Fake degree case: AAP minister Tomar greeted with rotten eggs, tomatoes, ink, on 'return' to Bhagalpur University

Fake degree case: AAP minister Tomar greeted with rotten eggs, tomatoes, ink, on 'return' to Bhagalpur University

Former Delhi Law Minister Jitender Singh Tomar on Friday had to face ire of student activists of AISA, Rashtriya Lok Samata Party and LJP who threw rotten tomatoes, eggs and ink at him after he was brought to Bihar's Bhagalpur district as part of a probe into his alleged fake degree case.

Jun 12, 2015, 20:29 PM IST

Top salads with eggs to better absorb vegetable nutrition

Adding eggs to a salad with a variety of raw vegetables is an effective method to improve the absorption of carotenoids, which are fat-soluble nutrients that help reduce inflammation, a research has found.

Jun 06, 2015, 12:28 PM IST
Recipe: Crepes

Recipe: Crepes

Ingredients

1 cup flour

1 1/2cups milk

2 eggs

1 teaspoon vegetable oil

One fourth teaspoon salt

 

Method

Mar 08, 2015, 08:21 AM IST

Eggs, meat won't give you bad cholesterol: US panel

Much to the delight of egg and meat lovers, a US advisory health panel has determined that dietary restrictions may not affect the level of bad cholesterol in the blood.

Feb 20, 2015, 18:21 PM IST
Scientists discover way to unboil egg

Scientists discover way to unboil egg

Researchers have managed to unboil an ordinary boiled egg, and the results may have implications for cancer treatments, biotechnology and a broad range of food production processes, a British daily reported Tuesday.

Jan 27, 2015, 19:26 PM IST
Scientists find how to unboil eggs

Scientists find how to unboil eggs

 Scientists have invented a way to unboil a hen egg and claim that the new method could dramatically slash costs for cancer treatments and speed up biotechnology research related to proteins.

Jan 26, 2015, 15:26 PM IST
Shark female found to hold sperms for almost 4 years

Shark female found to hold sperms for almost 4 years

 Biologists from the California Academy of Sciences have found a shark egg case dropped by an adult bamboo shark that has signs of healthy development.

Jan 11, 2015, 15:46 PM IST
Christmas recipe: Eggnog

Christmas recipe: Eggnog

Dec 21, 2014, 08:52 AM IST

'Sparks fly' when egg meets sperm

A new study has revealed that a fertilized mammalian egg releases from its surface billions of zinc atoms in "zinc sparks," one wave after another.

Dec 19, 2014, 19:14 PM IST

Foods that make you smell bad

The way in which we eat food influences our body odour as well as our breath.

Oct 09, 2014, 19:19 PM IST

Molecule that protects female eggs identified

Researchers have identified a key molecule that protects women's eggs against problems that can arise during the maturation process.

Oct 08, 2014, 17:53 PM IST

Friendship day special recipe: Minted Cucumber Cheesecake

This Friendship Day, enjoy your most special moment with this easy-to-make cheesecake

Aug 03, 2014, 10:14 AM IST

Recipe: Tortilla Spanish Omelette

The egg lovers are going to gorge over this new recipe of `tortilla spanish omelette`. Try it now!

Jun 21, 2014, 07:09 AM IST