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India, US to initiate clinical trials for Ayurvedic formulations against COVID-19

According to the ambassador, there are at least three ongoing collaborations between Indian vaccine companies with US-based institutions

09 Jul 2020 9:58 AM

UK university develops paper-based test kit to detect coronavirus in wastewater: Study

It may predict the potential spread of the virus by picking up signatures of it in faeces from disease carriers that enter water systems

31 Mar 2020 12:51 PM

Researchers discover AI-powered solution to assess impact of chemotherapy

The details of the study were published in the Journal of JAMA Network Open.

27 Apr 2019 10:21 AM

Researchers develop new material that changes colours like neon tetra fish

The material relies on the use of a magnetic field which changes the orientation of a formation of nanocolumns.

03 Apr 2019 11:22 AM

MIT’s new Mini Cheetah robot can do backflips

The new Mini Cheetah is also capable of walking upside-down, much to the horror of the onlookers.

05 Mar 2019 2:31 PM


A Marine Walk to remember

Researchersconducted an expedition recently to learn about the city’s rich marine life.

17 Jun 2018 1:22 AM

Virtual reality may improve your recall power: Study

Many of the participants said the immersive "presence" while using VR allowed them to focus better.

15 Jun 2018 6:00 PM

JNU all set to start ‘tribal science’ research programme

To this end, the JNU is planning to establish a new centre called ‘Science and technology centre of study tribal sciences’.

24 Apr 2018 7:01 AM

'Anxiety cells' in brain discovered by researchers

Hippocampus plays well-known role the brain's ability to form new memories and to help animals navigate through complex environments.

03 Feb 2018 2:38 PM

Vivaldi introduces 1.14 vertical reader mode

This update has markdown support for notes, rearrangeable web panels, and the ability to reorder search engines.

31 Jan 2018 12:25 PM


Boys' brains wired to be callous, unemotional: study

Researchers studied brain development in 189 adolescents.

28 Dec 2017 5:38 PM

Being happy, optimistic key to healthy college life

Researchers asked 925 students to rate four indicators of psychological well-being: hope, gratitude, life satisfaction and happiness.

08 Nov 2017 3:39 PM

Ageing reversed in old human cells: study

The chemicals caused splicing factors, which are progressively switched off as we age to be switched back on.

08 Nov 2017 1:51 PM

Researchers uncover flaw that makes Wi-Fi vulnerable to hacks

CERT New Zealand and CERT India asked users to apply security updates.

17 Oct 2017 10:08 AM

Researchers develop new antifungal drug for life threatening fungal infections

The researchers have now found a new drug which may help in the treatment of life threatening fungal infections such as aspergillosis.

08 Oct 2017 10:53 AM


Wreckage of WWII-era USS Indianapolis found

The sinking of the Indianapolis remains the Navy's single worst loss at sea.

20 Aug 2017 10:54 AM

Why Facebook is so hard to resist decoded, explain researchers

Researchers found even brief exposure to a Facebook-related image such as logo, screenshot can cause a pleasurable response in users.

07 Aug 2017 9:15 AM

Worrying trend in hackers using steganography

Researchers find multiple hacking groups are increasingly using the technique to hide stolen information inside images.

07 Aug 2017 9:04 AM

New firewall can protect your phone from security threat

Some 400 million people change their phone's components, such as touchscreens, chargers, and battery or sensor assemblies.

06 Jul 2017 9:21 PM

T. rex was not feathery, study says

For the new study, an international team of scientists tracked down museum samples of skin from T. rex and several of its cousins .

07 Jun 2017 8:14 AM