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The space race was indeed one of the highlights of 2017 and the current year is set to see far more of it.

Runversation: Push your limits, celebrate victory

Moving from marathons to ultra marathons led to multi-day adventures and soon Naresh from the Silicon Valley ventured solo.

14 Jan 2018 3:10 AM

Net effect: Manpower ‘automatically’ loses steam in IT sector

Nasscom report reveals that the net hiring in IT sector has gone down from 2.03 lakh in 2015-16 to 1.75 lakh in 2016-17.

14 Jan 2018 3:05 AM

Health and you: Psychotherapy to beat stress and gastrointestinal distress

Changes in emotional state or moods may have an impact on your digestive system too.

07 Jan 2018 1:50 AM

Top of the line: Chess machine using AI goes for opponent’s throat

In the return match between Deep Blue versus Kasparov, the machine defeated the man 4.5-3.5.

07 Jan 2018 1:44 AM

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Gender bender: The Priestesses of Pune

A conservative society found this break in tradition shocking. The women were told that bad luck will befall their families.

07 Jan 2018 1:39 AM

Prized platform: Blockchain moves beyond the roadblocks

This hot new technology powers businesses to make their finances more secure — and it will see wide usage in 2018.

02 Jan 2018 7:21 AM

Runversation: Running into the new year

Lakhs of Indian across various age groups, gender have completed a 10K run, half and full marathon and also triathlon events.

02 Jan 2018 7:17 AM

The final frontier: Making life thrive on Mars

New studies are intended to throw light on evolution of planets and how life commenced in our solar system.

02 Jan 2018 7:09 AM

Cryptoworld: Coining a new currency bit by bit

The Bitcoin is digital cash available on the Internet with no intermediary.

25 Dec 2017 6:14 AM

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Ecowise: Wearing waste in style

Landfills cannot be the ultimate solution to dealing with the plastic waste. People like Roshan Baid are finding new ways to deal with the menace.

25 Dec 2017 6:04 AM

Digital marvel: Quantum race gathers pace

Researchers race to develop impenetrable computers with quantum-safe cryptography.

25 Dec 2017 5:59 AM

Runversation: On the brink, athletics gives megan confidence

Megan Absten was only 14 years old when her life changed forever. She lost her arm in accident. She was active in athletics and wrestling.

18 Dec 2017 12:50 AM

Environment: A pittance for disaster

Smart City budgetary allocations will not help address the urban environmental disasters that are looming in the future.

18 Dec 2017 12:48 AM

In fast lane: Going electric

Electric cars are cheaper to own and run. There are lower running costs, as power is cheaper than refined fossil fuels.

18 Dec 2017 12:45 AM

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Bug tracker: How to outsmart mosquitoes with your smartphone

The latest buzz is that you can record the sound of mosquito wing flaps on your cellphone and identify the species.

10 Dec 2017 2:45 AM

Cancer cure: Made in India— a cancer curing drug molecule

Results of the study approved by the Depart-ment of Biotech-nology will decide when the drug will be available in the market.

10 Dec 2017 2:39 AM

Pet therapy: Dog is a child’s best medicine

Pets also reduce depression, anxiety, and social isolation thanks to the strong relations between the owner and the pet.

10 Dec 2017 2:34 AM

Breathe easy: To avoid repeat of New Delhi 2017, look at the small picture

New Delhi recently came to a standstill as smog forced schools to shut down, flights cancelled and construction activities were banned.

07 Dec 2017 3:05 AM

You’ve got mail: Stunning simplicity of emails

Email lives in a different world today as various devices have overtaken the old desktops and laptops as the primary source of access to the internet.

07 Dec 2017 2:58 AM

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