Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017 | Last Update : 10:13 PM IST


Arctic sea ice melt to exacerbate California droughts – study

A new research shows that the melting Arctic sea ice could render sun-soaked California vulnerable to a recurrence of the severe drought.

05 Dec 2017 6:56 PM

Activists in Mexico protect, release sea turtle hatchlings

It’s a race to protect the endangered turtles: illegal nest raiders can carry off 100 eggs per nest and earn as much $50 per nest doing so.

05 Dec 2017 4:32 PM

Supermoon rises behind Myanmar pagoda

In this photo by Associated Press photographer Aung Shine Oo, the moon rises behind the Uppatasanti Pagoda in Naypyitaw, Myanmar.

05 Dec 2017 10:39 AM

Astronauts make and eat pizza from scratch on International Space Station

NASA took pity on Italian astronaut Paolo Nespoli's pizza craving and shipped up all the ingredients on an Orbital ATK capsule.

05 Dec 2017 10:22 AM

NASA nails test on voyager spacecraft, 13 billion miles away

Voyager 1 is the only spacecraft traveling through interstellar space, the region beyond our solar system.

05 Dec 2017 9:46 AM

Google's Hinton says AI poses new challenges to regulators

Hinton is a pioneer in the booming field of deep learning, which uses programs known as neural networks to mimic the human behaviour

05 Dec 2017 8:56 AM

Remembering 1963 eruption, Bali's elderly wary of another

More than 55,000 people are living in shelters such as sports halls, temples and tent camps.

04 Dec 2017 1:51 PM

Dazzling egg fossils crack open secrets of ancient flying reptiles

Scientist have unearthed more than 215 fossilised eggs belonging to species that soared during the age of dinosaurs.

04 Dec 2017 1:00 PM

US scientists take step toward creating artificial life

US researchers have developed a living organism that incorporates both natural and artificial DNA.

04 Dec 2017 11:35 AM

La Nina contributes to wildfire threat in mid-South, Plains

"It's dramatically dry earlier in the season," which typically would not begin experiencing such weather until January.

04 Dec 2017 10:27 AM