Engaging brain areas linked to so-called “off-task” mental activities such as mind-wandering and reminiscing can actually boost performance on some challenging mental tasks, a new study has found.
About 60 jewelled items, including a gem-set tiger head finial originally from Tipu Sultan’s throne and a jade dagger owned by Mughal emperors Jahangir and Shah Jahan, will be displayed next week at a
Researchers have engineered the first protein micro fibre which is capable of delivering a small molecule, whether it be a therapeutic compound or other material.
ustralian surgeons said on Friday they have used hearts which had stopped beating in successful transplants, in what they said was a world first that could change the way organs are donated.
The study found improvement in learning skills, memory
A paralysed Bulgarian man can walk again after receiving revolutionary treatment in Poland in a breakthrough hailed by one of the British scientists responsible as “more impressive than a man walking
Oscar de la Renta, one of the most sought-after fashion designers of the last half century, dressing American First Ladies and Hollywood stars in his classic silhouettes, died on Monday at the age of
Junk food in space! A London-based start-up has successfully launched the first ever burger and chips into space using a helium balloon the size of a two-bedroom house.
Men who are vegans and vegetarians may have significantly reduced sperm counts than meat- eaters, according to a new study.