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Scientists discover largest known structure of early universe, million, billion times massive than the Sun

October 18, 2018 11:36 am

The VIMOS, an instrument that measures objects at a distance of billions of light years away, in practice allows experts to see what the early universe was like in the distant cosmic past.

To combat air pollution, Pune scientists offer cost-effective alternative to crop burning

November 28, 2018 1:55 pm

The larger aim of the team, however, is to curb the secondary pollution caused by crop burning and help farmers earn some additional money from the waste generated from their own land.

Scientists warn of possible eruption at restless Alaska volcano

June 28, 2018 4:59 pm

In 2001, the volcano produced such an explosion, sending ash as high as 40,000 feet (12,000 meters). Most of Cleveland’s recent ash clouds have risen to no more than half that height, according to the observatory’s records.

Scientific distemper

August 11, 2017 12:31 am

Government’s rhetoric on science has shown limited understanding of its nature and purpose

Now, it’s must for scientists to teach at colleges, schools

September 09, 2014 1:53 am

Technology Minister Jitendra Singh said scientists would have to take a minimum of 12 hours of lectures at schools or colleges.

Reading a book may change your brain

December 29, 2013 1:18 pm

'The neural changes suggest that reading a novel can transport you into body of the protagonist.'

Brain development is 'choreographed': study

December 29, 2013 12:30 pm

Findings emphasise importance of interplay between genes and environment in child's initial years.

Scientists 'print' new eye cells to treat blindness

December 22, 2013 3:04 pm

The finding may aid in the search to cure blindness,scientists say.

Humans not smarter than animals: experts

December 08, 2013 2:56 pm

Think you are smarter than animals? Maybe not!

'The opposition to GM crops is not based on science... There is no substantiated case of a health impact,even so much as a headache'

November 26, 2013 4:44 am

An early member of anti-GM movement,Mark Lynas made a turnaround early this year.