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Robotic drones can herd birds away from airspaces

September 02, 2018 7:14 pm

Researchers from Imperial College London in the UK and California Institute of Technology in the US investigated the problem of diverting a flock of birds away from a prescribed area, such as an airport, using a robotic unmanned aerial vehicle.

Mars may have harboured life in past: Study

May 16, 2018 8:25 pm

Scientists have attempted to simulate a Mars-like environment on Earth, and have concluded that the Red Planet may have hosted life 3.5 billion years ago.

3D printed soft structures can help in tissue regeneration, organ transplants

January 16, 2018 9:35 pm

Researchers have been able to use 3D printing technology to develop scaffolds, that can help in tissue regeneration procedures.

First technique to turn light into matter discovered

May 19, 2014 3:39 pm

The calculation was found to be theoretically sound but Breit and Wheeler said that they never expected anybody to physically demonstrate their prediction.

Targeting mosquito sperm can help combat malaria

April 08, 2014 3:41 pm

The new research shows that the sperm are partly protected by the actions of an enzyme called HPX15.

Pop music can make solar cells produce more electricity

November 11, 2013 4:04 pm

Discovery could be used to power devices that are exposed to acoustic vibrations.

TB screening for Indians soon in UK

August 13, 2012 6:31 pm

From Thursday onwards,Indians seeking to enter Britain for more than six months will need to undergo a test for TB.

Simple blood test to predict breast cancer?

May 01, 2012 4:23 pm

A simple blood test could help spot those at risk of developing breast cancer later in life,say scientists after they discovered a link between molecular changes of a white blood cell gene and the disease.

Managers bag 28% of hedge fund profits

April 24, 2012 11:53 am

Hedge fund managers pocketed 28.1% of profits generated over past 18 years: study

Scar-free operation that removes your appendix through mouth

April 10, 2012 6:06 pm

Unbelievable it may appear,but doctors say they can now remove a patient's appendix through their natural orifices like the mouth,vagina and rectum.