11 Sep 2014
Washington: Consumption of two or more servings of fish per week may reduce the risk of hearing loss in women, US researchers said on Wednesday.
30 Aug 2014
New York: The facial features of an individual can reflect whether or not a person is experiencing atrial fibrillation - a treatable but potentially dangerous heart condition.
22 Aug 2014
New York: How about an app that can detect in a jiffy if you are suffering from atrial fibrillation (AF), a serious type of heart arrhythmia that is often a precursor to stroke?
26 Aug 2014
Washington: Individuals with greater amounts of yellow pigment in the eye may be better able to see distant objects in hazy conditions, scientists have found.
11 Aug 2014
New York: If we find less young female students opting for engineering courses, blame it on inhospitable work conditions. According to a new US survey, nearly 40 percent of women who earn engineering degrees quit the profession or never enter the field.
24 Jun 2014
London: Oxford scientists have developed a new face-recognition software that can help diagnose extremely rare genetic conditions in children from family photographs.
26 Mar 2014
Mumbai: Young actor Arjun Kapoor has been named the national ambassador of the Earth Hour to be observed on March 29. He is glad that he can influence young minds and bring about positive change.
05 May 2014
Washington: The world is indeed getting warmer - but not everywhere and not at the same rate, the first detailed study on global land surface warming trends over the last 100 years has found.
19 Mar 2014
Washington: Global warming threatens the well-being of people of all nations, putting them at risk of "abrupt, unpredictable and potentially irreversible changes", showed a report released on Tuesday by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).