December 10, 2015 12:04 pm
Researchers found that people were less likely to rely on their knowledge when they had access to the Internet. The Net has also made it less acceptable to say you know something, but turn out to be incorrect.
January 11, 2015 12:06 am
Five scientists look at the science we missed at the Indian Science Congress.
January 26, 2014 3:30 am
The Reserve Bank of India has announced withdrawal of currency notes issued before 2005.
August 11, 2013 5:22 am
Chinas Tianhe-2 became the worlds fastest supercomputer in June,setting a new record in strategic technology. While this field grows at a phenomenal pace,the need for speedy calculations accompanies it. Supercomputers can zero in on solutions,eliminate duds,and test probabilities of variables much faster. Heres a look at these gigantic arrays of processing power and what lies beneath
June 23, 2013 4:04 am
Data tools are combining airline records and demographics to track disease threats
June 23, 2013 3:59 am
Last week,solar plane HB-SIA completed a coast-to-coast flight across the US over 45 days. This project has shown for the first time that its possible to fly long distancesby day and nighton solar power. Since it took off from California,it has only been setting records. Whats next: around the world in 2015 in a solar plane.
September 04, 2011 12:18 am
A herbal medicine used by a local healer in a Jharkhand village has been found to inhibit up to 40 antibiotic-resistant strains of the disease.
September 04, 2011 12:17 am
Social network analysis is witnessing a surge in activity at the Indian Institute of Science,Bangalore,with work involving data from Enron,Twitter and even terror networks in the mix.
September 04, 2011 12:15 am
Scientists have named and catalogued 1.3 million species till date. A new study says there might be about 8.7 million in all,but critics say the Earths diversity could be far greater.
August 07, 2011 12:27 am
Socialites know how hard it is to juggle friendshipsthere just doesnt seem to be enough time for everyone.
January 22, 2016 12:06 pm
Lucknow, Jan 22 (ANI): Addressing a convocation ceremony of Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University in Lucknow on Friday, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said the purpose of education is not only to gain knowledge, but also to culturally groom oneself. He asserted that students should learn from Swami Vivekananda, who said that “character makes a man”.