South Korea says nuclear reactors safe after cyber attacks

South Korea on Thursday ruled out the possibility that a recent string of cyber-attacks on its nuclear power operator could cause a malfunction at any of the country`s 23 atomic reactors.

Instant-start computers comes closer to reality
Instant-start computers comes closer to reality

A new research has revealed that instant-start computers are possible with new breakthrough.

Champagne bubbles can solve world's energy needs

Using Japan's most powerful computer, researchers have explored how the physics of champagne bubbles may help address the world's future energy needs.

Health benefits of Jackfruit

Jackfruit, one of the tropical fruits available is both delicious to eat and even has a sweet taste.

Giant undersea 'Ocean Spiral' city may soon become reality

 The Ocean Spiral, an underwater city that can generate energy from the seabed and is capable of providing lodging for 5,000 people may soon become a reality, it has been reported.

Obama bars oil, gas drilling in Alaska haven

President Barack Obama declared Alaska`s ecologically rich Bristol Bay off-limits for oil and gas exploration on Tuesday, saying the move was necessary to safeguard the region`s fishing and tourism industries.

Saudi-Egypt power link project to start in new year

A project to link the electricity grids of Egypt and Saudi Arabia will start next year at a cost of at least $1.5 billion, officials said on Monday.

Reprogramming fat cells to treat obesity

Using advanced genome sequencing technologies, researchers have uncovered the mechanism by which white fat cells from humans get reprogrammed to turn browner, thereby helping to burn fat.

PM Modi pledges commitment towards energy conservation
PM Modi pledges commitment towards energy conservation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday pledged "wholehearted commitment" towards energy conservation on National Energy Conservation Day.

Kerry appeals to all to share burden of climate change

US Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday appealed to the countries at UN climate talks to jointly share the burden of combating climate change and draft their energy policies around renewable sources.

DNA: India's strategic ties with Russia incomparable, says PM Modi

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday held talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi to boost cooperation between the two strategic partners in sectors like defence, energy and trade.

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Soon, 'smart windows' that keep heat out

Scientists are developing a new kind of 'smart window' that can block out heat when the outside temperatures rise.

First detailed analysis of quails' gait sheds light on dinosaur's locomotion
First detailed analysis of quails' gait sheds light on dinosaur's locomotion

A team of motion scientists has analyzed the gait of birds to know how horizontally forward-facing posture affects the movement of their legs and on their stability when they walk.

Soon, obesity pill to replace treadmill

If you don't like working out on the treadmill, you will soon be able to say goodbye to it.

New manufacturing technique for spray-on solar cells

 In a major step toward making spray-on solar cells easy and cheap to manufacture, researchers have invented a new way to spray solar cells onto flexible surfaces.

Low-cost technology to produce clean hydrogen fuel

New York; In a thrust to “artificial leaf” technology, a team of scientists have reported a significant progress toward a stand-alone system that lends itself to large-scale, low-cost production.

No city can be smart without being green: Meenakshi Lekhi
No city can be smart without being green: Meenakshi Lekhi

Leader of India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and New Delhi MP Meenakshi Lekhi, in an interview to OneWorld South Asia, said that urban areas need to learn the art and science of converting waste into a valuable resource. Excerpts from the interview.

Gravity may have saved universe from collapsing after Big Bang
Gravity may have saved universe from collapsing after Big Bang

 A new study has revealed that gravity may have saved the universe from collapsing immediately after the Big Bang.

Know how walking can help!

Walking is a low-impact form of exercise, which helps in order to stay fit and improves health.  

Kids hogging food cannot manage weight status: Study

Children as young as three find high-energy treats too tempting to refuse, even when they are not hungry, a research discovered.