30 May 2014
Washington: People are in the best mood while they are bicycling compared to any other mode of transportation, a new study has found.
15 Sep 2015
Washington: Maintaining blood pressure at a lower than currently recommended level can significantly reduce risk of death due to cardiovascular events, such as heart attack and heart failure, as well as stroke, new research led by an Indian-origin doctor suggests.
08 Apr 2015
London: Aliens, if they exist, would be much larger than humans, weighing over a massive 300 kilogrammes, a cosmologist in Spain has calculated.
06 Apr 2015
Washington: Scientists have designed a new, shape-shifting probe - one-hundredth the width of a human hair - for sensitive, high-resolution remote biological sensing not possible with current technology. The design could have a major impact on research in medicine, chemistry, biology and engineering. Ultimately, it might be used in clinical diagnostics, researchers said.
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 Feb 2014
London: How about having a blast with your favourite cuisine and wine at a metro station? Nearly a dozen 'phantom' stations in the city would be transformed into eye-catching public places.
13 Aug 2015
London: Intelligence Quotient (IQ) of adults born very premature or of very low birth weight can be predicted when they are just toddlers, a new study has found.
11 Aug 2015
London: Spending too much time online can damage your immune function, warned a new study. People with greater levels of internet addiction problems are 30 percent more likely to catch colds and flu than those who are less addicted to the internet, the findings showed.
11 Sep 2014
New York: For kids suffering from attention deficit hyper-activity disorder (ADHD), daily aerobic exercises before school can help reduce symptoms of inattentiveness, moodiness and difficulty in getting along with others in the classroom as well as at home.
22 Feb 2015
London: In a breakthrough, researchers led by an Indian-origin scientist, have shown that stem cells from the skin of two adults of the same sex can be used to make human egg and sperm cells.