15 Jun 2014
New Delhi: With easy access to Internet and smart gadgets, a growing number of children in the country today are falling prey to cyberbullying, security software firm Symantec said on Sunday.
20 Feb 2014
London: Is your teenage kid hooked to watching bloodbath on TV or playing violent video games? Blame it on genes.
05 Feb 2014
New York: Quality has always defined credibility, according to a new research a human brain is considered better than the other by the quality of memories it can store instead of the quantity
03 Apr 2014
Washington: Scientists have found the Moon was formed nearly 100 million years after the start of the solar system, suggesting that the Earth's natural satellite is about 4.5 billion years old.
07 Jun 2014
Kolkata: India, with 41 million obese people, ranks third after US and China in having the highest number of overweight people in the world, says a study.
03 Jun 2014
London: Metformin, the world's most widely used anti-diabetic drug, may slow ageing and increase lifespan, a new study suggests.
02 Jun 2014
London: A gene-based diet, customized according to a person's metabolism, can help people lose up to three times more weight, a new study has found.
26 Mar 2014
New Delhi: A team of researchers at the University of Melbourne in Australia have claimed that the world’s highest mountain Mt. Everest was born after Asia was squeezed like a tube of toothpaste.
09 Jul 2013
There are advantages and disadvantages to an open-plan office - a single giant room where there is not much to separate you from a co-worker seated next to you.
15 May 2014
Washington: Young people who abuse 'smart drugs' to boost their attention span, memory and capacity to stay awake may risk long-term impairments to their brain function, a new research has warned.