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Driven to extinction in US, scientists favour reintroduction of jaguars

New York, May 12 | Driven to extinction in the US 50 years ago, now is the time to talk about reintroducing jaguars there,...

Scientists develop coronavirus protocols to quickly spot mutants

London, May 10 | A worldwide network of scientists has isolated functional units of the SARS-CoV-2 proteins in such a way that their structure,...

Immediate global ivermectin use can end pandemic: Scientists

Washington, May 8 | A peer-reviewed research has claimed that global ivermectin use can end Covid-19 pandemic, as the medicine significantly reduces the risk...

Russian scientists establish Buddhist meditative state

Dharamsala, May 6 | In a first scientific evidence, Russian scientists have demonstrated that the body of a person in the rare spiritual meditative...

Scientists say govt was aware about new Covid virus, surge in...

New Delhi, May 4 | The scientific community has stated that they had hinted to the Central government about the new variants of Covid-19...

Scientists find 27K suspected barrels of toxic DDT on ocean floor...

Los Angeles, April 30 | Scientists found 27,000 barrel-like objects on the seafloor about 12 miles (19.3 kilometers) offshore Los Angeles, local CBS news...

Texas A&M University scientists identify new Covid variant

Houston, April 20 | A new variant of Covid-19 has been found by scientists at the US Texas A&M University, the media reported.The variant,...

Scientists may detect extraterrestrial life in next 5-10 years

New York, April 17 | The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), to be launched this October, could feasibly detect ammonia around six gas dwarf...

MIT scientists create music from spider webs

New York, April 12 | A team of scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US have translated the structure of...

Easing lockdown could lead to 3rd Covid-19 wave in UK: Scientists

London, April 12 | British scientists have warned that the British government is risking a third wave of Covid-19 by easing the lockdown too...

Covid cases will rise despite vax: UK scientists

London, April 6 | A group of scientists which advise the UK government over the handling of the coronavirus outbreak have warned against lifting...

Indian scientists find new material ‘state’ boosting quantum tech

New Delhi, March 16 | Indian scientists have discovered a new "exotic and strange" state of materials that alters their physical properties in presence...

Scientists develop molecular sensor to identify therapeutic drugs

New Delhi, March 16 | Researchers have recently developed a molecular sensor which can identify cancer drugs by detecting how such chemicals modify microtubules...

Scientists discover possible new coronavirus mutation in Brazil

Sao Paulo, March 14 | A possible new variant of the novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, has been detected in several regions of Brazil, the Ministry...

India’s scientists make low-cost optical telescope for seeing distant quasars, galaxies

By S.RaviNew Delhi, March 4, Keeping in mind Prime Minister's call to develop technology in all spheres, Indian scientists have indigenously designed and...

Mass movements still occurring in Uttarakhand: Scientists

BY VISHAL GULATINew Delhi, March 4 | High resolution satellite imagery indicates that mass movement activities are still occurring where the rock and ice...

Israeli scientists develop rapid test for Covid strains

Tel Aviv, March 3 | Israeli scientists have developed a rapid cost-effective test that identifies two of the mutated Covid-19 strains, Ben Gurion University...

Young scientists interact with Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Bengaluru, Feb 28 | On the occasion of National Science Day, young emerging scientists from fields as diverse as nuclear medicine, physics, earth sciences,...

Scientists begin assessment of marine mammal population

Kochi, Feb 24 | In a major attempt that would pave the way for boosting India's seafood trade, the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute...

Women career scientists still face gender bias: UNESCO

By Siddhi JainNew Delhi, Feb 12 (IANSlife) Women still account for only 28 per cent of engineering graduates and 40 per cent of graduates...

DRDO scientists leave for Joshimath area for surveillance

New Delhi, Feb 8 | A team of scientists from the Center for Snow and Avalanche Study of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)...

Director Agriculture Kashmir holds interactive session with Saffron growers, Scientists, officers...

PAMPORE, FEBRUARY 03: The Director Agriculture Kashmir, Chowdhary Mohammad Iqbal today held an interactive session with Saffron growers, Scientists and other officers of India...

Strict measures needed to reduce new Covid-19 strains: Scientists

London, Jan 25 | With new Covid-19 strains reported from several parts of the world giving fresh threats to the fight against the pandemic,...

Refrain from unwarranted criticism of scientists: K’taka Minister

Bengaluru, Jan 5 | Karnataka Health Minister K Sudhakar on Tuesday urged people to refrain from unwarranted criticism of scientists that discredits their hard...

DRDO chief called upon scientists to focus on next-generation needs

New Delhi, Jan 1 | : The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) Chief G. Satheesh Reddy on Friday asked scientists to focus on...

Scientists find novel compound as Covid triggers superbug threat

New Delhi, Dec 26 | A rising tide of antibiotic-resistant bacteria -- if left unchecked, could kill an estimated 10 million people annually by...

Dalai Lama to interact with climate activist Greta, scientists

Dharamsala, Dec 21 | Nobel Peace Laureate and spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, will have tete-a-tete with climate change activist Greta Thunberg and leading...

US FDA allows emergency use of Pfizer vaccine, hails scientists (Ld)

By IANS BureauNew York, Dec 12 | US regulators have approved the emergency use of the country's first Covid-19 vaccine from Pfizer and its...

Experts debunk Chinese scientists’ Covid virus India origin claim

New Delhi, Nov 30 | Health experts in India have refuted a claim made by Chinese scientists in a preprint paper that suggests that...

Hackers can dupe DNA scientists into creating deadly viruses

New Delhi, Nov 30 | In what may put the future potential Covid vaccine development at risk, researchers have spotted a new form of...

Indian-American scientists identify possible Covid-19 treatment

New Delhi, Nov 21 | A team of Indian-origin immunologists in the US has discovered a potential strategy to prevent life-threatening inflammation, lung damage...

Scientists solve 16-year-old Blue Ring Nebula mystery

Washington, Nov 19 | After studying the mysterious Blue Ring Nebula with multiple Earth- and space-based telescopes for 16 years, scientists may have finally...

Over 100 scientists join hands with UN to bust Covid vax...

New Delhi, Nov 17 | Under an UN initiative, over 100 scientists have joined hands to tackle the issue of misinformation around Covid-19...

Scientists decode how Mars lost its water and continues to lose

Washington, Nov 15 | Scientists have further decoded the phenomenon that led Mars to lose the equivalent of a global ocean of water up...

Musicians, brain scientists unite for an event

New Delhi, Nov 13 | The Last Dance, to be held on November 18 virtually, will feature talks and performances by brain scientists and...

Scientists discover new mineral in Moon meteorite

London, Nov 4 | A team of European researchers has discovered a new high-pressure mineral named donwilhelmsite in the lunar meteorite Oued Awlitis 001.This...

Scientists develop effective coating solution for smelly feet

Bangkok, Oct 31 | Researchers have shown that socks coated in zinc oxide nanoparticles (ZnO-NPs) can prevent foot odour and bacterial infection causing smelly...

Scientists estimate risk of airborne Covid-19 with mask usage

New York, Oct 28 | The continued increase in Covid-19 infections around the world has led scientists to study the dynamics of airborne transmission.In...

NASA scientists spot ‘unexpected’ molecule in Titan’s atmosphere

Washington, Oct 28 | NASA scientists have discovered a molecule in Saturn moon Titans atmosphere that has never been detected in any other atmosphere.In...

IISc to honour 4 scientists including DRDO programme director, Dr Rajlakshmi...

Bengaluru, Oct 24 | The country's premier research institute, the Indian Institute of Science, announced its annual award Distinguished Alumnus Award...

UK scientists warn Covid-19 reinfections ‘to be expected’

London, Oct 18 | UK scientists have warned that Covid-19 reinfections were "to be expected" amid a recent surge in the number of fresh...

Governor felicitates Corona Devdoots from Public Health Department

Describing health workers from the State as ‘Devdoots’, Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari today said the work done by doctors, nurses, scientists, technicians and...

Scientists develop new precise therapeutic leukaemia vaccine

Beijing, Oct 13 | In a major study, researchers have developed a new type of precise therapeutic vaccine against leukaemia -- a cancer...

Scientists detect antibodies in blood, saliva samples from Covid patients

New York, Oct 10 | Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have documented the persistence of antibodies that target SARS-CoV-2 in hundreds of patients with...

2 women scientists win Nobel in chemistry for gene editing (Lead)

Stockholm, Oct 7 | In a historic moment, two women scientists have been awarded the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for developing the...

2 women scientists win Nobel in chemistry for genome editing

Stockholm, Oct 7 | Two women scientists have been awarded the 2020 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for developing the tools to edit DNA,...

IISc scientists develop technique to study cancer cells

By N. B. HombalBengaluru, Oct 1 | An interdisciplinary team of researchers from the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) has made a breakthrough in...

Scientists predict that Covid-19 will become seasonal virus

Beirut, Sep 15 | We are all too familiar with the seasonal patterns of some respiratory viruses and now scientists suggest that Covid-19, the...

ISRO cancels young scientists’ programme due to Covid

Bengaluru, Aug 28 | The state-run Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) cancelled its Young Scientists programme (Yuvika 2020) for this year due to the...

Hubble Space Telescope maps giant halo around Andromeda galaxy

Washington, Aug 28 | Using NASAs Hubble Space Telescope, scientists have mapped the immense envelope of gas, called a halo, surrounding the Andromeda...

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UN report predicts stronger world economic growth

United Nations, May 12 | A UN report has revised up the world economic growth as a result of robust rebounds in China and...