Did you know? Taller people have greater risk of cancer!

The study shows that the taller a person is the lower their risk of cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes, but their risk of cancer increases.

Feb 03, 2016, 14:57 PM IST

Meet the owl that`s scared of heights!

A tawny owl named Troy flies no higher than 6feet off the ground - because it is scared of heights.

Apr 08, 2010, 19:16 PM IST

The Andes rose gradually, not abruptly

The Andes are the world`s longest continental mountain range, with an average elevation of 13,000 feet. But the question of how quickly the mountains attained such heights has been a controversial one in geological circles.

Apr 02, 2010, 14:37 PM IST