How good gut bacteria helps reduce heart disease risk
NASA's next Mars rover attached to rocket before July 30 launch
IIT Hyderabad, Nvidia team up for AI research centre
  • IIT Hyderabad, Nvidia team up for AI research centre(17:00)
    Hyderabad, July 9 (IANS) Graphics giant Nvidia, here on Thursday, unveiled a technology centre at the Indian Institute of Technology that will accelerate research in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and its commercial adoption.
NASA picks 4 US small businesses to build Artemis lunar tech
  • NASA picks 4 US small businesses to build Artemis lunar tech(11:36)
    Washington, July 9 (IANS) NASA has selected four US small businesses to develop a range of technologies for sustainable exploration of the Moon under the Artemis programme which aims to land the first woman and next man on the lunar surface in 2024.
How remdesivir can save lives in nations with lower hospital capacity
  • How remdesivir can save lives in nations with lower hospital capacity(17:33)
    New York, July 8 (IANS) Amid news that the US has bought up virtually the entire global supply of remdesivir, a new study outlines how the drug could save lives in countries with a lower hospital capacity, such as South Africa, where Covid-19 is beginning to overwhelm intensive care units (ICUs).
Men and younger adults less active in lockdown: Study
Realists enjoy more long-term happiness than optimists: Study
Most people have no insight about their ideal partner: Study
  • Most people have no insight about their ideal partner: Study(18:55)
    New York, July 7 (IANS) Do you know what kind of an ideal partner you seek in life? Perhaps a funny, attractive or down-to-earth one, but a new study suggests that people's ideal partner preferences do not reflect any unique personal insight.
High BP pills can also reduce colorectal cancer risk
Earth's magnetic field can change 10 times faster than thought
Pet dogs may improve social-emotional skills in young kids
Teenagers who stay up late at greater asthma risk
Scientists rule out asthma as trigger for Covid-19 severity
Abnormal proteins in the gut linked to Alzheimer's Disease
Popular chemotherapy drug may be less effective in obese women
  • Popular chemotherapy drug may be less effective in obese women(18:26)
    London, July 5 (IANS) Breast cancer patients, who are overweight or obese, might benefit less from treatment with docetaxel, a common chemotherapy drug, than lean patients, warn researchers. It is not widely known, but obese women have a higher risk of getting breast cancer and obese patients have a higher risk of relapsing.
Infant sleep problems linked to mental health issues in adolescents
US firm Rocket Lab's satellite launch fails
  • US firm Rocket Lab's satellite launch fails(13:27)
    New York, July 5 (IANS) A rocket from American launch firm -- Rocket Lab has failed to reach orbit while attempting to launch seven small satellites for three different customers from New Zealand, a new report said.
Mars Orbiter photos of Red Planet's biggest moon released
This US company wants to fly people to edge of space
  • This US company wants to fly people to edge of space(17:06)
    San Francisco, July 3 (IANS) If space tourism is in your bucket list, here comes some news that will excite you. A Florida-based startup is working towards sending people to the edge of space beneath a football stadium-sized high-performance balloon and pressurised capsule.
Blood tests can predict risk of severe liver disease
Men more likely to be seen as 'brilliant' than women: Study
'Encouraging' data but Covid vax nowhere near us
  • 'Encouraging' data but Covid vax nowhere near us(12:18)
    New York, July 3 (IANS) There are currently 18 candidate vaccines in key clinical trials globally but despite encouraging preliminary data coming from some research labs, a Covid-19 vaccine is nowhere near while new corona cases are mounting in several countries including in India.
New, more infectious strain of Covid-19 now dominates global cases: Study
Higher metal concentration in Moon's craters provides new insights to its origin
IIT-K develops new micro porous film