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World`s oldest recorded near-death experience found

Last Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014, 20:29

Researchers have stumbled upon what they believe to be the oldest professional/medical case report of near-death experiences (NDE) - dating back to the year 1740.

World`s oldest recorded near-death experience found

Last Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014, 15:16

Researchers have stumbled upon what they believe to be the oldest professional/medical case report of near-death experiences (NDE) - dating back to the year 1740.

Asteroids key to future Mars missions: NASA

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 18:56

Near-earth asteroids provide a unique opportunity to test the new technologies and capabilities we need for future human missions to Mars, NASA has said.

1,000-feet wide `beast` asteroid to zoom past by Earth today

Last Updated: Sunday, June 08, 2014, 14:20

It is time to thank your stars. A 1,000-feet wide "beast" at a speed of 50,400 km per hour - that could wipe out an entire city - will zoom past by Earth within a range of a million miles today.

Gold price may fall below Rs 25,000 per 10 gms

Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 11:00

Gold prices are likely to decline below Rs 25,000 per 10 grams in the near term due to easing of import norms amid expectations of reduction in customs duty in the forthcoming Budget.

Asteroid crash 290 mn years ago may have led Russian meteor on collision course with Earth

Last Updated: Monday, May 26, 2014, 12:09

After the unfortunate Russian meteor strike last year, scientists have constantly been trying to unfold the mechanisms behind the second largest asteroid airburst in human history. In a recent study, researchers have said that the meteorite that rocked Russia last year could have been sent on the collision course with Earth after it crashed into another asteroid as long as 290 million years ago.

Asteroid to defend earth from stray rocks?

Last Updated: Sunday, May 18, 2014, 18:59

Scientists are planning to park an asteroid near the earth in the space to shield our planet from stray asteroids.

Fingernails glow when you make a call!

Last Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014, 16:59

You will soon have fingernails that would glow as you call someone.

Now, headband to `read` your mind

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 04, 2014, 19:22

Scientists are developing a headband that can read brain activity and connect with a computer to determine whether the wearer is bored, fatigued, or sharp.

UN calls on Syrian warring sides to allow aid flow

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 17:25

A United Nations official is calling on warring sides in Syria to allow aid workers to resume distribution of food and medicine in a besieged Palestinian district of Damascus.

Space agencies gearing up against future asteroid strikes

Last Updated: Saturday, February 01, 2014, 15:27

With a mandate from the UN, space agencies from all over the world are about to establish a high-level group to help coordinate global response should a threatening asteroid ever be found heading towards Earth.

Reactivated NASA probe finds never-before-seen asteroid

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 08, 2014, 15:24

NASA`s Near-Earth Object Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (NEOWISE) probe has found a never-before-seen asteroid - its first such discovery since it was brought out of hibernation last year.