25 Aug 2016
Washington: Astronomers have found clear evidence of a potentially habitable planet orbiting the closest star to our solar system. The new world, designated Proxima b, orbits its cool red parent star, Proxima Centauri, every 11 days and has a temperature suitable for liquid water to exist on its surface, if it were present. This rocky world is a little more massive than the Earth and is the closest exoplanet to us and the astronomers believe that it may even be the closest possible abode for life beyond our own Sun.
23 Aug 2016
New Delhi: If you are a fashion buff, you've probably craved for the outfits sported by celebrities. But if you make smart fashion choices, you can ace the looks within your budget, suggests an expert.
22 Aug 2016
London: Letting your children take a quick nap during study hours could help them recall faster what they studied and make relearning easy, leading them to remember the exercises even six months later, researchers say.
22 Aug 2016
Sydney: If you do not portray your true self on Facebook, be warned as you may experience social alienation and fall prey to high stress, anxiety and depression soon.
21 Aug 2016
London: The crying of babies exhibits characteristic melodic patterns influenced typically by their mother's language, finds a study. During the last quarter of pregnancy, the babies get ample opportunity to become acquainted with their "mother language."
20 Aug 2016
London: While more young men and women are getting inked today than ever, researchers have warned that bacterial infections may happen in up to five per cent of cases, especially when the tattooing was carried out in unhygienic settings.
19 Aug 2016
Washington: If you think that access to constant communication keeps you closer to your family, you might have the wrong impression as a new study has shown that cell phone use might actually lead to feeling less socially connected.
19 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Shaving, waxing and excessive sweating can cause dark underarms. Try quick home remedies like potato, which works as a natural bleaching agent or use amla as it is known to protect the skin, says an expert.
17 Aug 2016
London: Certain proteins inform the plant cells, bacteria and fungi whether it is day or night or cloudy or sunny and researchers have now determined the inner workings of one of these proteins.
18 Aug 2016
Ankara: How well you think your partner understands and cares for you is linked to how well you sleep, new research suggests.