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‘Pay to publish’ offers rampant in some scientific journals

One journal suggested “Ms Fraud” organise a conference after which presenters would be charged for a special issue.

28 Mar 2017 2:13 AM

NASA's 'sensory skin' can detect damages outside spacecraft

The new invention uses a series of several technologies to create circuits printed on thin layers

27 Mar 2017 8:27 AM

New bio-inspired super strong glue works under water

The bio-based glue performed better than 10 commercial adhesives when used to bond polished aluminium.

13 Mar 2017 8:34 AM

Mona Lisa's smile decoded: science says she's happy

Close to 100 per cent of people described her expression as unequivocally happy

11 Mar 2017 12:55 PM

Why Earth’s inner core does not melt decoded

Belonoshko said that in the extreme heat of the core, atoms no longer belong to planes because of the high amplitude of atomic motion.

21 Feb 2017 6:28 AM


Satellite built by Madhya Pradesh college to be launched

The satellite’s principle objective would be to collect data to be used for research purpose in GSIT, college authorities said.

19 Feb 2017 4:52 AM

Weekend work: Engineers without borders

A national group of scientists and engineers is trying to make the country a better place.

08 Feb 2017 7:30 AM

Now, artificial skin can feel heat

New skin can be grafted onto prosthetic limbs to restore temperature sensing.

01 Feb 2017 6:01 AM

Brain hormone that triggers fat burning found

Srinivasan and her colleagues experimented with roundworms called C elegans that are often used as model organisms in biology.

29 Jan 2017 5:28 AM

‘Alien’ insect discovered

Unusual, rare insect placed in new scientific order.

27 Jan 2017 4:09 AM


Nasa drill to test possibility for Mars stay

Nasa hopes to send humans to an asteroid in the 2020s and Mars by the 2030s.

22 Jan 2017 4:47 AM

US scientists activate predatory 'kill switch' in mice

The experiment turned the lab mice into super-eating machines, vigorously attacking food, bottle caps, and sticks as prey.

13 Jan 2017 8:57 AM

Obama selects four Indian-Americans for Presidential awards

The four are part of a list of 102 recipients of the Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers.

10 Jan 2017 12:04 PM

Scientists crack atomic make-up of HIV system

Despite being some of best drugs available, scientists have only gained a limited understanding of precise mechanism of action of INSTIs.

07 Jan 2017 6:24 AM

Tattoo ink may rewrite cancer cure

New ink glows only under certain light conditions and disappears soon.

24 Dec 2016 5:12 AM


Stress may make your dog’s hair turn grey

Independent raters rated the extent of muzzle grayness based on photos of the dogs taken on-site.

22 Dec 2016 6:22 AM

Nasa to search for Star Wars planets

A real planet in our galaxy reminded scientists so much of Luke Skywalker’s home planet, they named it “Tatooine”.

19 Dec 2016 1:57 AM

New Tech: Cheaper MRI machines? Not so fast

Scientists in India have discovered that there is an element that can help make cheaper MRI machines.

14 Dec 2016 3:37 AM

Google doodle for Jagdish Chandra Bose's birthday

Bose was a multi-talented scientists known for his contribution in fields of physics, biology and archaeology.

30 Nov 2016 1:07 PM

The power of vows

Our vows are charged with several intense emotions, which we carry with us — beyond time and space.

24 Nov 2016 4:20 AM