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Watch: 10-storey building 'bombed' in 10 seconds in US

Watch: 10-storey building 'bombed' in 10 seconds in US

Authorities demolished the 10-storey, three-wing McCollum Hall to make way for parking.

Nov 26, 2015, 11:12 AM IST
This fast-melting glacier can change world's coastlines forever

This fast-melting glacier can change world's coastlines forever

By itself, the Zachariae Isstrom glacier holds enough water to trigger a half-meter rise in ocean levels around the world.

Nov 15, 2015, 08:33 AM IST
Growing a cup of coffee requires 100 litres of water!

Growing a cup of coffee requires 100 litres of water!

More than 100 litres of water goes into growing an average cup of coffee. This and other factors have contributed to the plight of coffee farmers in poorer nations along the equator.

Aug 24, 2015, 15:40 PM IST

Testosterone therapy may help older men live longer

Restoring testosterone in older men to normal level through gels, patches, or injections may lower their risk of heart attack, stroke, or death from any cause.

Aug 11, 2015, 13:36 PM IST
Scientists working to 'perfect' ways to identify signs of life on Mars

Scientists working to 'perfect' ways to identify signs of life on Mars

Scientists are working to polish the techniques used to identify sign of life on the Red Planet.

May 15, 2015, 19:24 PM IST

US varsities downplay on-campus sexual assaults: Study

US universities tend to under-report cases of on-campus sexual assaults unless they are under federal scrutiny, a study has revealed.

Feb 03, 2015, 15:38 PM IST

Gender of speaker may affect how we understand words

Sex of a speaker may determine how quickly and accurately we understand words, a new study suggests.

Nov 21, 2013, 13:01 PM IST

Gender of speaker may affect language processing

Sex of a speaker may determine how quickly and accurately we understand words, a new study suggests.

Nov 20, 2013, 20:10 PM IST

120,000-year-old Neanderthal rib shows sign of bone tumour

The first case of a bone tumour of the ribs in a Neanderthal specimen reveals that at least one Neanderthal suffered a cancer that is common in modern-day humans, according to a new research.

Jun 06, 2013, 12:03 PM IST

Dinosaurs possibly the earliest animals to get toothache

Scientists found the fossilised jawbone of Sinosaurus, presumed to have existed 190 million years ago, and concluded that it could be the earliest discovered animal that had a toothache.

Jun 04, 2013, 15:39 PM IST

To thwart porn, colleges are buying up .xxx sites

The University of Kansas is buying up website names such as www.KUgirls.xxx and www.KUnurses.xxx.

Dec 10, 2011, 10:23 AM IST

‘Tour riders are top athletes in the world’

A researcher has said that tour riders are top athletes in the world.

Jul 04, 2011, 14:14 PM IST

‘Tour riders are top athletes in the world’

A researcher has said that tour riders are top athletes in the world.

Jul 04, 2011, 14:14 PM IST

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