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Berry juice beneficial for patients suffering from hypertension: Study

Several studies have suggested that food items rich in polyphenol can help in reducing the risk of cardiovascular diseases.

07 Jan 2020 2:24 PM

Mediterranean diet can preserve transplanted kidneys, suggests study

The study took accounts from 632 adult kidney transplant recipients with atleast an year old functioning donor kidney over roughlyf 5 years.

07 Jan 2020 11:52 AM

Researchers build annoying indestructible robotic insects

Researchers at the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) have developed robotic insects that survive fly swatter hits.

03 Jan 2020 12:45 PM

Gold artifacts found in Bronze Age tombs could shed new light on Greek civilisation

Archaeologists have found engaved gold jewellery and gold artifacts in two Bronze Age tombs in Greece that show rare symbols.

19 Dec 2019 3:49 PM

Lights on fishnets can save turtles, dolphins: Study

LED lights along the top of floating gillnets cut accidental 'bycatch' of sea turtles by over 70 per cent & small cetaceans by 66 per cent.

16 Dec 2019 1:09 PM


NASA to launch rover 'MARS 2020' next year

'Curiosity' won't be NASA's only active Mars rover for much longer as in next summer, 'Mars 2020' will be headed for the Red Planet.

12 Dec 2019 4:03 PM

Model predict dynamics of glassy materials on local degree of atomic structural order

They showed how this theory greatly improves our understanding of how glassy liquids become more viscous on cooling.

07 Dec 2019 3:00 PM

In New York lab, scientists seek clues in centuries-old corals to climate shifts

Much like trees, corals produce growth rings that record climatic conditions like seawater temperatures and rainfall as they grow.

06 Dec 2019 12:45 PM

Study predicts when reefs die, parrotfish thrive

In the damaged areas of the reefs, the study found that parrotfish populations increased in number by two to eight times.

06 Dec 2019 11:11 AM

Star-quake vibrations lead researchers to new estimate for Milky Way age

Star-quakes recorded by NASA's Kepler space telescope have helped answer the mystery

06 Dec 2019 10:56 AM


Study reveals that carbon emissions from volcanic rocks play a role in global warming

This discovery could possibly change the way scientists have predicted climate change.

06 Dec 2019 10:45 AM

Earth's temperature likely marks hottest decade on record: report

The report also said that the current CO2 concentration in the air is 407.8 parts per million- beyond previously considered tipping points.

04 Dec 2019 4:54 PM

Ground-breaking discovery cracks 60-year-old mystery of sun's magnetic waves

Observations of the Sun have shown that as the magnetic waves leave its interior, they grow in strength soon scientists may know why.

03 Dec 2019 12:21 PM

In a startling discovery, researchers find 18,000-year-old creature with nose, fur intact!

The scientist, who discovered the creature, said on Twitter that they will be calling it 'Dogor', which means 'friend' in Yakutian.

01 Dec 2019 12:11 PM

Study looks at biological enzymes as a source of hydrogen fuel

Hydrogen gas is produced using a very complex industrial process that limits its attractiveness to the green fuel market.

28 Nov 2019 11:37 AM


Two types of motion keep cells in shape: Study

This dual motion within the surrounding fluid adds to our understanding of what contributes to healthy cellular function.

28 Nov 2019 11:13 AM

Desert beetles guide scientists in finding water harvesting solutions

Biomimetic fog-gathering technologies based on Namib Desert beetles have been offered as a potential solution in foggy coastal areas

28 Nov 2019 10:52 AM

Study shows possibility of planets revolving around a black hole

New theory shows that tens of thousands of planets, 10 times the mass of the Earth, could be formed some 10 light-years from a black hole.

27 Nov 2019 10:40 AM

With suction cups and lots of luck, scientists measure blue whale's heart rate

Researchers managed the feat with 9 hours of data from an adult male about 72 feet long encountered in Monterey Bay off California’s coast.

26 Nov 2019 11:39 AM

High-tech Japan uses AI in song to welcome pope

The song was partly composed using an artificial intelligence (AI)-powered programme song-writer Jun Inoue created.

26 Nov 2019 11:21 AM