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Every tree has its own rain sound. The big tough leaves of some plants have a deeper bass note than the light snap drum of the smaller leaves.

Train of thought: Progressive track

With its green, gender and worker-friendly ways of doing things, Kochi Metro is not just an infrastructure project but a change agent.

24 Jul 2017 1:56 AM

Weird sci: Quantum Karma— Future affects past

Retrocausality is just one of the many possible ways to solve the mysteries of quantum theory.

24 Jul 2017 1:50 AM

Fighting together: Rare sub-continental bond amidst fraught chemistry

The outcome of their research was published in Scientific Reports, a Nature Group publication, recently.

24 Jul 2017 1:43 AM

Rest assured: Set yourself a goal, & you’ll sleep well

Research suggests that there are drug-free ways to a good sleep, and one such is to identify a purpose in life.

20 Jul 2017 6:34 AM

Skindeep: In India, looking gorgeous doesn’t cost a bomb

India ranks no. 2 on the list of nations for cheap cosmetic surgery, affordable beauty treatments and products.

20 Jul 2017 6:24 AM

Runversation: Man who had a blind-date with Marathon

Amarjeet Chawla has been visually impaired since the age of 13, but that hasn’t stopped him from scaling mountains and conquering distance.

20 Jul 2017 6:18 AM

Box office: China superhits are made in India

Salman Khan’s recent release Tubelight has a Chinese heroine Zhu Zhu.

13 Jul 2017 2:06 AM

Dream machine: The arrival of a flying car

These versatile vehicles can carry weapons, glide silently, have immense military and civil employability.

13 Jul 2017 2:01 AM

Wonder drug: Everyday pill could be elixir of life

This is the first time the Food and Drug Administration has cleared the testing of such a drug.

13 Jul 2017 1:54 AM