May 07, 2021 09:54 AM IST
We believe monkeys to have lower moral status than humans – but what about human-monkey chimeras?
- Jul 23, 2020 11:13 PM IST
Blue holes can be found in multiple locations across the world, and they can be as deep as 1,000 feet. While diving into these deep-sea voids can prove dangerous, their unique biodiversity makes them extremely interesting.
- Jul 06, 2020 06:54 PM IST
Usually, a planet that is not influenced by another planet moves with a constant period. But, WASP-148b and WASP-148c changed their speed frequently, providing evidence of strong interaction between them.
- Jun 04, 2020 06:53 PM IST
The location of four new fast radio bursts -- FRB 180924, FRB 181112, FRB 190102, and FRB 190608 -- have been traced back to galaxies that are still forming new stars at a moderate rate, just like our Milky Way galaxy.
Dr Bhandari’s research published in The Astrophysical Jour
- May 21, 2020 06:15 PM IST
Researchers believe the neutrinos were actually travelling back in time, reversing the laws of physics as we know them.
- Mar 13, 2020 04:23 PM IST
The frozen remnants of mice with humanised gene that were used during SARS outbreak are now with a research facility in the US, which they are using to impregnate general mice to supply the pups to medicos
- Feb 26, 2020 05:42 PM IST
The discovery not only changes human understanding of the factors that sustain life, but also has implications on search for life in the cosmos.
- Feb 14, 2020 03:48 PM IST
The researchers claimed that 2 to 19% of the DNA from modern West Africans come from this “ghost population”, just like Neanderthal DNA exists in modern European humans
- Feb 13, 2020 03:57 PM IST
Martian meteorites that have fallen on Earth were studied to arrive at a theory on how the amalgamation of different materials formed the mantle of the Red Planet.
- Jan 30, 2020 01:09 PM IST
The first-ever close-up shot of the surface of the Sun resembles a beehive or a cellular formation
- Oct 11, 2016 05:00 PM IST
The institutions from India among the top 100 highest performers across the globe include Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Indian Institute of Science (IIS) and Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs).
- Jun 05, 2013 11:32 AM IST
"Genomics is a perennially hot topic as we learn more about how (DNA) sequences play out in the manifestation of disease," said Christopher King, editor of Thomson Reuters ScienceWatch, which tracks trends in research.
- Sep 06, 2011 08:42 PM IST
Pursuant to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's keenness to boost innovation, government has decided to push contribution of private sector in scientific research and development from the current 20% to 50% and undertake a number of other crucial steps.