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A `surface` that control fluids

Last Updated: Saturday, August 02, 2014, 18:46

Defying gravitational forces, an Indian-origin scientist-led team has developed a new way of making surfaces that can actively control how fluids or particles move across them.

Law of urination: It takes 20 seconds to pee!

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014, 18:48

All animals - from elephants to cats - that weigh more than 3 kilogrammes take about 20 seconds to pee, scientists have found.

Blackstone, TPG offer USD 5.5 bn for Gates Global

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 07:19

A consortium that includes private equity firms Blackstone Group and TPG plans to offer USD 5.5 billion to acquire auto supply firm Gates Global Inc., a person familiar with the matter said.

New method may double fuel efficiency of car engines

Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 15:32

Scientists have developed a revolutionary new method that could double the efficiency of today`s fuel-guzzling engines used in automobiles and aircraft.

Why Jupiter`s `mysterious` Great Red Spot has not disappeared

Last Updated: Friday, November 15, 2013, 18:29

Researchers have developed a new model that will help them understand why Jupiter`s Great Red Spot - which is big enough to engulf the Earth twice or thrice - has not disappeared till now.

Turbulence breakthrough could help save billions in energy costs

Last Updated: Thursday, August 08, 2013, 14:55

Scientists have gained new insights on the working of turbulence which could help optimise vehicle performance and save billions in global energy costs.

Delhi to ban correction fluid

Last Updated: Friday, November 09, 2012, 23:20

The Delhi government Friday sought a total ban on ink remover, popularly known as correction fluid, used for correcting typing mistakes.

UK: Docs` ‘basic errors’ killing 1,000 a month

Last Updated: Friday, July 13, 2012, 16:23

The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine found that almost 12,000 patients are dying needlessly in NHS hospitals every year.

Strange properties of corn flour mixture`s unravelled

Last Updated: Thursday, July 12, 2012, 19:39

A thick mixture of water and corn flour pours like a liquid but hardens when struck because the compression of the particles just below the strike area jam together when under a force.

Ostriches `have bloodless erections`

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 13, 2011, 15:27

A team at Yale University has now confirmed that ostriches enlarge their penises with lymph fluid.

Indore pharma company raided after death of 12 women in Raj

Last Updated: Friday, February 25, 2011, 21:21

Madhya Pradesh health officials raided a drug company in Indore in connection with the death of 12 pregnant women, who were administered intravenous fluid at a govt hospital in Jodhpur.

Jodhpur cops seize bottles of contaminated IV fluid

Last Updated: Friday, February 25, 2011, 13:08

Rajasthan Police swung into action after the death 12 pregnant women from contaminated IV fluids.