Tarun Gogoi for resolving conflict between man and nature

 Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Sunday emphasised on resolving conflict between man and nature through peaceful co-existence.

BJP president's belief in a community is one of the reason for defeat in Delhi: Dr Subhash Chandra

Essel group chairman, Dr Subhash Chandra tweeted his reaction on the Delhi Election results.

Scientists create 'genetic firewall' for new forms of life

A year after creating organisms that use a genetic code different from every other living thing, two teams of scientists have achieved another "synthetic biology" milestone: They created bacteria that cannot survive without a specific manmade chemical, potentially overcoming a major obstacle to wider use of genetically modified organisms (GMOs). 

Leopards change activity patterns in response to tigers and humans
Leopards change activity patterns in response to tigers and humans

A new study has revealed that leopards do change their activity patterns in response to tigers and humans, but in different ways.

Nature inspires greener way to make colourful plastics

Scientists have developed a new kind of coating that gives plastic its colour without the use of dyes.

Spiritual Fridays: What is your spirit`s connection with nature?

A few people share their experiences and tell Pooja Bhula about their way of connecting with nature.

World Cup party begins with charming opening ceremony

The greatest show on the earth, the FIFA World Cup carnival, began with a coruscating opening ceremony, which encapsulated the colour, culture and nature of Brazil, hosting the big football party first time since 1950.

Chhattisgarh Tourism Board aims to create India’s biggest Eco-Tourism hub

Chhattisgarh Tourism Board, under the aegis of Chhattisgarh Government has created a blue-print of future tourism plans that will help establish Chhattisgarh as India’s biggest Eco-Tourism hub.

Elements of nature embroidered into Bhutan`s royal attire

Auspicious goddesses and beautiful lotuses, dragons, symbols of phoenix, mountains, landscape and flowers - all these motifs have decorated attires, shoes and crowns of the royal family of Bhutan. An exhibition here offers a peek into their royal legacy.

Nature’s Toolbox/ Unraveling Nature’s secrets

The emerging biotechnology sector offers satisfying career trajectory to young aspirants. Prachi Rege gathers intelligence on the feeding, fueling, healing science of life

Crows have ability to `reason` just like humans

Researchers have found that crows were more likely to forage when they could attribute changes in their environment due to human presence.

Artificial mother of pearl created using nature’s cookbook

Scientists have mimicked the way mother of pearl is created in nature to synthesise the strong, iridescent coating found on the inside of some molluscs.

Most of earth`s acid comes from nature

Satellite images has revealed that 90% of the earth`s formic acid comes from nature.

Liv Tyler to shed adapting nature, define own life

The ever-so adapting model-and-actress Liv Tyler has admitted that she now wants to put herself first and define what exactly she wants from life.

Its best not to mess with nature, says Cheryl Cole

Cheryl Cole doesn`t believe in surgeries to enhance her looks and wonders why people mess with their natural beauty.

Taj Mahal battles man and nature for survival

The scorching summer heat is taking its toll on the Taj Mahal, the timeless monument of love.

Tens of millions live in nuclear `danger zone`

India has nearly 57 million people living within 30km of a nuclear reactor.

Payal Jain celebrates elements of nature

Designer Payal Jain paid homage to the five elements of nature – earth, fire, water, air and void (space). The show was divided into five parts, dealing with five colour and print stories.

Cerebellum offers clues to nature of human intelligence

A new research has shed light on the nature of human intelligence.

Cerebellum offers clues to nature of human intelligence

A new research has shed light on the nature of human intelligence.