Meteoritic evidence of Mars water reservoir found
Meteoritic evidence of Mars water reservoir found

A new research has found evidence in meteorites on Earth that indicates Mars has a distinct and global reservoir of water or ice near its surface.

'Tilted' exoplanets may be habitable if covered in oceans
'Tilted' exoplanets may be habitable if covered in oceans

A new study has recently revealed that exoplanets, whose axis is tilted, may still be habitable if they are covered in oceans.

Ancient earth may have fetched water from beneath
Ancient earth may have fetched water from beneath

Did our planet make its own water through geologic processes or did it come to us via icy comets from the far reaches of the solar system? The answer is likely to be both.

No cancerous substance in underground water in Gr Noida: UPPCB

Test samples from underground water in Greater Noida have been found devoid of carcinogenic substances, Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) Friday informed the National Green Tribunal.

Punjab to rejuvenate village ponds: Minister

Punjab would soon rejuvenate village ponds across the state in around 12,673 villages, Rural Development and Panchayat Minister Sikander Singh Maluka said Tuesday.

Water table in 249 drought-hit Marathwada villages plummets

The water table in as many as 249 villages in Marathwada region, reeling under acute drought, has depleted to such an extent that farmers there will have to wait for the next monsoon cycle for ground water levels to rise.

Maldives water crisis: India sends 1,200 tonnes of fresh water

 India has sent over 1,200 tonnes of fresh water to the Maldives that is facing a crippling water crisis after its capital's main water treatment plant got damaged in a fire, officials said today.

`Disaster` in Maldives as capital suffers water crisis

 India and Sri Lanka airlifted drinking water to the Maldives on Friday after a fire at a desalination plant led to severe shortages and triggered unrest on the streets of the honeymoon islands` capital.

Trying to increase ground water level: Uma Bharti

Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti Thursday said that apart from promoting rainwater harvesting, the government has been trying to increase the ground water level artificially.

Scientists closer to making fuel from water and sun

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have moved one step closer to turning water and sunlight into sustainable fuel by successfully replicating a crucial step in photosynthesis.

Here's how dogs drink water
Here's how dogs drink water

 A new study has provided a deeper insight into why dogs splash and spill water while drinking.

CSIR files patent for leather tanning tech breakthrough

 The CSIR has filed a patent for its breakthrough in leather tanning technology that does not require water.

Super-repellent substance without plastic coatings created

 Scientists have created the most non-stick surfaces yet, using microscopic liquid-repellent structures instead of plastic coatings like Teflon.

Dwarka water crisis: HC directs Haryana to release water

The Delhi High Court Thursday directed the Haryana government to release 719 cubic feet per second of water to the Munak canal to end the water shortage problem of Dwarka area in the capital.

We will not permit water loss: Delhi HC on Munak canal row

Pulling up Haryana government, the Delhi High Court on Wednesday questioned its refusal to supply water to Munak canal and said it will not allow any more wastage of water.

Oldest water on Earth discovered in Canada

Scientists have discovered the oldest water yet found on Earth, dating back to at least 1.5 billion years, in a Canadian mine.

Second great white shark found at Australia`s Bondi
Second great white shark found at Australia`s Bondi

 A great white shark has been caught in nets at Sydney`s Bondi Beach, authorities said Saturday, the second of the predators found dead at the popular swimming spot this week.

India in danger of moving towards water scarcity condition:ADB
India in danger of moving towards water scarcity condition:ADB

India is in danger of moving towards water scarcity conditions as per capita availability of water is reducing in the country, a Asian Development Bank official said Thursday.

Science Express to be in Thrissur and Kollam

An innovative exhibition on wheels-- Science express Biodiversity special train, which will showcase the exceptional biodiversity of India, will be in Thrissur from November 24-26.

Alien life may flourish on 'exotic kind' of CO2 instead of water
Alien life may flourish on 'exotic kind' of CO2 instead of water

 A new study has revealed that alien life might be able to thrive on an exotic kind of "supercritical" carbon dioxide instead of water.