Scientists find how fireflies get their glow

Scientists find how fireflies get their glow

 Scientists have for the first time unravelled the firefly's intricate light-producing system.

Dec 25, 2014, 18:13 PM IST

Don`t phase out kerosene, researchers tell govt

Indian scientists who have developed an improved lantern that uses kerosene have advised the government not to phase out the poor man`s fuel on environmental grounds.

Aug 26, 2013, 19:44 PM IST

Chinese lantern sparks huge fire at British recycling plant

More than 200 firefighters were on Monday battling a major blaze at a recycling plant in Britain after a falling Chinese lantern set 100,000 tonnes of paper and plastic alight.

Jul 01, 2013, 17:21 PM IST