Working on a cancer cure, researchers have discovered a molecule which would facilitate 'greening' of nylon production
Sunita Williams booked a record for total cumulative spacewalk time of 44 hours and 2 minutes by a woman astronaut with her sixth walk in the space
proteins called Puma and Bim can result in to self-reactive immune cells accumulating and attacking many different body organs, causing illness
The brain is not wired to allow you to balance your chequebook while introspecting, say researchers who have practically wire-tapped a hard-to-reach region of the brain
The scientists used gene therapy to regrow cilia, cell structures that are important for olfactory function.
The farmer has distributed the seeds to about thousand farmers in Haryana
It could increase crop yields by a fifth for small farmers. It grows well in soils lacking the nutrient phosphorus
The new technique blocks an oxygen-sensitive enzyme and streamlines the blood flow by combining the specific PHD2 inhibitors with the chemotherapy
The Ring-planet Saturn and Red planet Mars came together in Western Sky after sunset on 15 August 2012
56 per cent drop — in the past 10 years
The singing mice are brown fur rodents instead of the normal white ones, they are found in the tropical cloud forests in the mountains of Costa Rica
The Indian Institute of Soil Science, Bhopal has developed a web-based system for advising farmers the right quantity of fertilizers that they should use in their soils for a particular type of crop.
The new oxidant is capable of oxidizing suphur dioxide
NASA undertook the mission with an objective to determine whether Mars has ever had the conditions to support life. The ambitious project costed the US government about 2.5 billion dollar
Stem cells in healthy tissues are known for their ability to produce any kind of cell
The world’s most accurate atomic clock has clearly proved the nearly 100-year-old theory by Albert Einstein that time is a relative concept and the higher you live above sea level the faster you should age.
The rocket will put the Russian satellites Canopus-B and MKA-PN1, a Belarusian BKA satellite, the Canadian ADS-1B and German TET-1 into orbit.
The completion of the genome sequence was important for India, the world's largest producer of bananas
The consensus statement at the International Coral Reef Symposium, being held in the northeastern Australian city of Cairns, stressed that the livelihoods of millions of people were at risk.