Chicago, Aug 13
Bee, snake and scorpion venom could be used in fight against cancer after lab trials by an Indian- origin scientist-led team showed that the toxins can kill tumours.According to a paper pre...
Hyderabad, Aug 10
The Indian Space Research Organisation is looking at developing communication satellites in the higher frequency bands with about 15 kW of power and data handling capability in the range of 100 Gi...
July 31, 2014
Barring field trials in GM crops amounts to putting a moratorium on research
Mumbai, July 21
Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid his maiden visit to the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre in Mumbai on Monday. He visited the Dhruva research reactor, which produces fissile materi...
Washington, July 16
Heavy metal! NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity has discovered its first meteorite on the Red Planet — a huge shiny, lumpy rock made mostly of iron. The rock is an iron meteorite called “Lebano...
Washington, July 14
The private spacecraft Cygnus launched on Sunday from a space pad in the US state of Virginia, carrying provisions for the orbiting space station crew and other freight. NASA said Cygnus...
July 4, 2014
Scientific knowledge does not always carry across borders, and these omissions come to define our scientific understanding »
Bangalore, July 1
It is offered as a safe, non-invasive and FDA-approved pain-management option
Hyderabad, Aug. 13.
Strategic industry in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh could well be in for some beefing up. The DRDO and public sector BEL want to set up facilities in these two states.
Washington, Aug. 12
Japanese scientists claim to have developed the world’s fastest camera — a photo-device with a frame interval of 4.4 trillion frames per second.
The fastest cameras have relied on what is...
Coimbatore, July 31
Researchers have developed a technology to enhance the shelf-life of mangoes and contain post-harvest loss in mango orchards.The prime focus of this project – Enhanced Preservation o...
New Delhi, July 22
A high-level inter-ministerial group will meet here on Wednesday to review radioactive technology use for preserving perishable food and agriculture commodities to prevent food wastage.
Washington, July 20
Retired US astronaut Henry “Hank” Hartsfield Jr, who flew on three shuttle missions including as commander of the Discovery’s maiden flight, died after an illness at age 80, NASA space agency said...
July 14, 2014
InnAccel mentoring start-ups in medical devices
July 11, 2014
The myth of the Yeti hasn’t given up its ghost yet. Researchers have found no evidence to prove the abominable snowman doesn’t exist
Paris, July 2
For those who believe in the yeti, the news can only be described as, well, abominable.
Science has cast its methodical eye on samples of hair reputed to have been left by the Himalayan s...
Hyderabad, July 1
In efforts to promote research among young science students, SIPRA Labs Hyderabad has instituted cash awards to students undertaking research at reputed academic institutes in the country.