A 44-year-old woman in the US has received a life-saving heart transplant, thanks to an experimental artificial heart designed for smaller patients.
Ending her 28-year-silence after her bitter divorce with super star Kamal Hassan, Bharatnatyam exponent Vani Ganapathy says her ex-husband could take a leaf out of the books of younger actors.
People with blue eyes might have a greater chance of becoming alcoholics, according to an interesting new study.
Russian cosmonaut Gennady Padalka, who is the current commander of the International Space Station, has set a new record for most time spent in space, with a total of 803 days, Russian space agency sa
June 30 this year will officially be a bit longer than usual because an extra second, or ‘leap’ second, will be added to the day, according to Nasa.
It may be a rage to click selfies at amusement parks but Walt Disney World is in no mood to oblige and has banned selfie-sticks from its theme parks across the world, citing safety concerns.
The world’s first human trial of artificial blood grown in a lab from stem cells is set to take place in the UK by 2017.
A 10-year-old mutt named Quasi Modo, whose spinal birth defects left him a bit hunchbacked, is the winner of this year’s World’s Ugliest Dog contest.
Scientists have designed a new chemical compound that has reduced the growth of pancreatic cancer tumours by 80 per cent in treated mice.