Math model predicts blood glucose levels 30 minutes in advance

A new mathematical model can predict with more than 90 per cent accuracy the blood glucose levels of individuals with type 1 diabetes up to 30 minutes in advance of imminent changes in their levels.

Dinosaur killing asteroid may have sent life to Mars

Researchers have said that the asteroid that was responsible for destroying dinosaurs may also have been capable of catapulting life to Mars and the moons of Jupiter.

Mothers may pass `stress patterns` to child via vaginal bacteria and placenta

Two animal studies have shown that pregnant women may transmit the damaging effects of stress to their unborn child by way of the bacteria in their vagina and through the placenta.

US college to pay child sex abuse victims USD 60 million

The settlement comes just over a year after former Penn State American football coach Sandusky was jailed for 30 to 60 years on 45 counts of child sex abuse.

Warm ocean water main culprit behind melting ice shelf

Researchers have said that warm ocean water, and not warm air, is melting the Pine Island Glacier`s floating ice shelf in Antarctica and could be blamed for increased melting of other ice shelves.

Bilinguals process both languages simultaneously

Bilingual speakers can switch languages seamlessly, likely developing a higher level of mental flexibility than monolinguals, a new study has found.

Diet may not impact health of elderly

New research has found that eating diets high in sugar and fat may not affect the health outcomes of older adults aged 75 and above.

`Missing` quasar gas clouds blown away by strong winds

A worldwide team of astronomers has finally solved the case of the missing quasar gas clouds.