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NASA honors 'Hidden Figure' Mary Jackson during Washington

In a Friday ceremony, NASA officially named their Washington, D.C. Headquarters building after pioneering engineer Mary

Fox News 27 Feb 2021 2:38 am

Measuring the tRNA world

Transfer RNAs (tRNAs) deliver specific amino acids to ribosomes during translation of messenger RNA into proteins. The

ScienceDaily 27 Feb 2021 12:34 am

Quantum quirk yields giant magnetic effect, where none should exist

In a twist befitting the strange nature of quantum mechanics, physicists have discovered the Hall effect -- a characteristic

ScienceDaily 27 Feb 2021 12:34 am

Exposure to diverse career paths can help fill labor market 'skills

When Patrick Rottinghaus began college, he had no idea what he wanted to do with his career. He started out as an Open major

ScienceDaily 27 Feb 2021 12:25 am

Engineering the boundary between 2D and 3D materials

For practical applications, two-dimensional materials such as graphene must at some point connect with the ordinary world of

ScienceDaily 27 Feb 2021 12:25 am

Considering disorder and cooperative effects in photon escape rates

Scientists aim to numerically investigative the roles of cooperative effects and disorder in photon escape rates from a cold

ScienceDaily 27 Feb 2021 12:24 am

Google users can now schedule delivery of their messages

With the new send in messages feature, users can compose a message and schedule its delivery time

The Hindu 26 Feb 2021 4:48 pm

Microsoft failed to shore up defenses that could have limited

Wyden, who has faulted tech companies on security and privacy issues as a member of the Senate Intelligence Committee,blasted

The Hindu 26 Feb 2021 12:54 pm

NASA leaves hidden message on parachute of Mars rover

Amateur puzzle fans delighted this week when NASA revealed it had hidden a secret color-coded message on the parachute for

Fox News 26 Feb 2021 12:06 pm

Improving water quality could help conserve insectivorous birds --

A new study shows for the first time that the alarming decline in insectivorous birds across the USA may be due to a decline

EurekAlert 26 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Vitamin B6 may help keep COVID-19's cytokine storms at bay

Vitamin B6 may help calm cytokine storms and unclog blood clots linked to COVID-19's lethality. But research on it is lacking

EurekAlert 26 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Not all good cholesterol is healthy

A study led by IMIM examines whether all so-called good cholesterol (HDL) particles have a cardiovascular protective effect.

EurekAlert 26 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Chip simplifies COVID-19 testing, delivers results on a phone

Programmed magnetic nanobeads paired with an off-the-shelf cellphone and plug-in diagnostic tool can diagnose COVID-19 in 55

ScienceDaily 26 Feb 2021 1:08 am

Drive-thru type test to detect viral infections in bacteria

The pandemic has made clear the threat that some viruses pose to people. But viruses can also infect life-sustaining bacteria

ScienceDaily 26 Feb 2021 1:07 am

Understanding the evolution of SARS and COVID-19 type viruses

As COVID-19 sweeps the world, related viruses quietly circulate among wild animals. A new study shows how SARS-CoV-2, the

ScienceDaily 26 Feb 2021 1:07 am

Coronavirus | 45+ with comorbidities will need doctor certificate

'Serum Institutes Covishield vaccine will be available at private hospitals

The Hindu 25 Feb 2021 11:20 pm

NASAs Parker Solar Probe catches stunning new images of Venus!

While studying the dynamics of the sun, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASAs) Parker Solar Probe has come

Financial Express 25 Feb 2021 6:46 pm

Extremely rare bird: Half male, half female cardinal spotted in

An extremely rare bird a cardinal that appears to be half male and half female has been spotted in Pennsylvania, USA. The

NorthEast Now 25 Feb 2021 11:06 am

Allergy season starts earlier each year due to climate change and

Climate change is contributing to longer pollen seasons, but one element that's often understudied is pollen transport. The

EurekAlert 25 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Study shows opioid use among US patients with knee osteoarthritis

Although guidelines do not recommend use of opioids to manage pain for individuals with knee osteoarthritis, a recent study

EurekAlert 25 Feb 2021 10:30 am

On the line: Watching nanoparticles get in shape

Berkeley Lab scientists have captured real-time, high-resolution videos of liquid structures taking shape as nanoparticles

EurekAlert 25 Feb 2021 10:30 am

People with SARS-CoV-2 antibodies may have low risk of future

People who have had evidence of a prior infection with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, appear to be well

ScienceDaily 25 Feb 2021 1:05 am

Reactivating aging stem cells in the brain

As people get older, their neural stem cells lose the ability to proliferate and produce new neurons, leading to a decline in

ScienceDaily 24 Feb 2021 10:00 pm

From melody to language

In the process of developing language, the melody patterns that emerge in infants' vocalizations are a very important first

ScienceDaily 24 Feb 2021 8:39 pm

New fossil discovery illuminates the lives of the earliest primates

A new fossil discovery is central to primate ancestry and adds to our understanding of how life on land recovered after the

ScienceDaily 24 Feb 2021 8:38 pm

New study suggests supermassive black holes could form from dark

A new theoretical study has proposed a novel mechanism for the creation of supermassive black holes from dark matter. The

ScienceDaily 24 Feb 2021 8:38 pm

Twinkling Black Holes Reveal an Invisible Cloud in Our Galaxy

Cosmic radio backlights are helping scientists size up missing forms of matter and might offer clues about what makes up the

Wired 24 Feb 2021 7:30 pm

Are there any more planets like Earth in the Milky Way galaxy? New

For long, scientists have been looking for planets like Earth where life-support systems or elements can be found naturally

Financial Express 24 Feb 2021 6:43 pm

Silk-protein-based tumour models for testing out cancer drugs

The 3D model imitates native tumour microenvironment, its complex physiology

The Hindu 24 Feb 2021 4:59 pm

Electrostatic de-icing could make it easier to defrost car windows

Ice has an electrical charge, which could be exploited to create devices that easily defrost car windows and aeroplane wings

NewScientist 24 Feb 2021 4:30 pm

Microsoft Office 2021 will be available for Windows, Mac users

The next versions of Office are designed for customers who are still looking for a traditional one-time purchase model, over

The Hindu 24 Feb 2021 2:51 pm

Microsoft launches Surface Pro 7+, Hub 2S 85 in India

Surface Pro 7+ features a removable SSD for data retention, which in combination with Microsoft BitLocker protection, makes

The Hindu 24 Feb 2021 2:37 pm

Red light put moths in the mood

Study show for the first time that dim red light activates olfactory gene pathways in the antennae of a model species, the

EurekAlert 24 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Mangrove forests store more carbon when they're more diverse

Mangrove forests with greater species diversity can store more carbon, according to new research published in the British

EurekAlert 24 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Vaginal pessaries prove effective in treating pelvic organ prolapse

CLEVELAND, Ohio (Feb 24, 2021)--The aging population combined with increasing obesity rates has resulted in more women

EurekAlert 24 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Buckyballs on DNA for harvesting light

Researchers from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology show that DNA can serve as a scaffold for light-harvesting

EurekAlert 24 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Ancestry estimation perpetuates racism, white supremacy

Ancestry estimation -- a method used by forensic anthropologists to determine ancestral origin by analyzing bone structures

EurekAlert 24 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Mushrooms add important nutrients when included in the typical diet

New research examined the addition of mushrooms to US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food Patterns resulting in the

EurekAlert 24 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Changes in writing style provide clues to group identity

Small changes to people's writing style can reveal which social group they elong to at a given moment, new research shows

EurekAlert 24 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Recycle anaesthetics to reduce carbon emission of healthcare, study

New research has highlighted the value of recycling general anaesthetic used in routine operations

EurekAlert 24 Feb 2021 10:30 am

How ugly labels can increase purchase of unattractive produce

Emphasizing aesthetic flaws via 'ugly' labeling can increase the purchase of unattractive produce

EurekAlert 24 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Tissue-engineered implants provide new hope for vocal injuries

New technology from Purdue University and Indiana University School of Medicine innovators may one day help patients who

EurekAlert 24 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Oktoberfest memories increase life-satisfaction, customer loyalty

No one went to Oktoberfest in 2020, but chances are those who attended in the past are still thinking about it. In a case

EurekAlert 24 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Did you know Mars rover's giant parachute carried secret message

NASA hid a secret message on the parachute that landed itsPerseverance roverdown on the surface of Mars last week. Internet

Zee News 24 Feb 2021 7:14 am

Conservation paradox - the pros and cons of recreational hunting

Scientists have reviewed more than 1,000 studies on recreational hunting -- the first such attempt to summarize the

ScienceDaily 24 Feb 2021 3:14 am

Assam Forest Department transfers spark controversy

Assam Forest Department on Tuesday surprised everyone with its fresh list of transfers of 12 officials as the state is bound

NorthEast Now 23 Feb 2021 10:35 pm

The way a fish swims reveals a lot about its personality, say

Personality has been described in all sorts of animal species, from ants to apes. Some individuals are shy and sedentary,

ScienceDaily 23 Feb 2021 9:37 pm

'Missing ice problem' finally solved

During glacial periods, the sea level falls, because vast quantities of water are stored in the massive inland glaciers. To

ScienceDaily 23 Feb 2021 9:37 pm

Whale Sharks show remarkable capacity to recover from injuries,

A new study has for the first time explored the extraordinary rate at which the world's largest fish, the endangered whale

ScienceDaily 23 Feb 2021 9:35 pm

Saki monkeys get screen time for more control over their lives in

Scientists have designed and built an on-demand video device for white-faced saki monkeys to activate as and when they like.

ScienceDaily 23 Feb 2021 8:37 pm

Mango trees are flowering well this season; why then are farmers

Traditional beliefs say mango flowering brings unpredictable rainfall; rising temperatures have a dominant role to play

Down To Earth 23 Feb 2021 3:29 pm

Earth receives first-ever audio from Mars, NASA takes a leap in

The Perseverance rover landed last Thursday near an ancient river delta in Jezero Crater to search for signs of ancient

Zee News 23 Feb 2021 11:40 am

Climate-friendly foam building insulation may do more harm than

The use of the polymeric flame retardant PolyFR in 'eco-friendly' foam plastic building insulation may be harmful to human

EurekAlert 23 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Novice drivers talking on hand-held smartphones are more likely to

Young novice drivers who speak into hand-held smartphones while driving are also likely to drive while under the influence of

EurekAlert 23 Feb 2021 10:30 am

'Stuff of our dreams': NASA releases 'breathtaking' Mars landing

The Perseverance rover landed last Thursday near an ancient river delta in Jezero Crater to search for signs of ancient

Zee News 23 Feb 2021 9:02 am

The Milky Way may be swarming with planets with oceans and

According to a new study, Earth, Venus and Mars were created from small dust particles containing ice and carbon. The

ScienceDaily 23 Feb 2021 5:58 am

Effects of past ice ages more widespread than previously thought

A new study suggests that cold temperatures in unglaciated North America during the last ice age shaped past and modern

ScienceDaily 23 Feb 2021 5:58 am

NASA's Mars Perseverance rover provides front-row seat to landing,

New video from NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance rover chronicles major milestones during the final minutes of its entry, descent

ScienceDaily 23 Feb 2021 3:47 am

Big galaxies steal star-forming gas from their smaller neighbors

Astronomers have discovered that large galaxies are stealing the material that their smaller counterparts need to form new

ScienceDaily 23 Feb 2021 3:12 am

Sleep is vital to associating emotion with memory

When you slip into sleep, it's easy to imagine that your brain shuts down, but new research suggests that groups of neurons

ScienceDaily 23 Feb 2021 3:12 am

Salmon scales reveal substantial decline in wild salmon population

The diversity and numbers of wild salmon in Northern B.C. have declined approximately 70 per cent over the past century,

ScienceDaily 23 Feb 2021 3:12 am

New method to track genetic diversity of salmon, trout

Scientists have demonstrated that DNA extracted from water samples from rivers across Oregon and Northern California can be

ScienceDaily 22 Feb 2021 8:20 pm

Researchers 'cautiously optimistic' about desert bighorn sheep

Desert bighorn sheep in the Mojave National Preserve in California and surrounding areas appear to be more resilient than

ScienceDaily 22 Feb 2021 8:20 pm

Dogs synchronize their behavior with children, but not as much as

Dogs synchronize their behavior with the children in their family, but not as much as they do with adults, a new study found

ScienceDaily 22 Feb 2021 8:20 pm

Periodontal disease increases risk of major cardiovascular events

People with periodontitis are at higher risk of experiencing major cardiovascular events, according to new research

ScienceDaily 22 Feb 2021 7:53 pm

Sewage study shows which countries like to party hard

The Netherlands, United States, Australia and New Zealand are consuming the highest amounts of designer 'party' drugs,

ScienceDaily 22 Feb 2021 7:53 pm

Advancing understanding of hop genome to aid brewers, medical

Researchers have significantly expanded the understanding of the hop genome, a development with important implications for

ScienceDaily 22 Feb 2021 7:52 pm

Video of Assam elephant mercilessly beaten in Tamil Nadu goes viral

After a video of an elephant from Assam, being beaten up by its mahout and his assistant, went viral, the two attackers have

NorthEast Now 22 Feb 2021 2:34 pm

Over 130 species recorded from Vizag in Great Backyard Bird Count

Five species noticed for first time from district in the nationwide 4-day event

The Hindu 22 Feb 2021 12:13 pm

Life from Earth could temporarily survive on Mars

German Aerospace Center scientists. The researchers launched these small lifeforms into Earth's stratosphere, which

EurekAlert 22 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Acid reflux disease may increase risk of cancers of the larynx and

Results from a large prospective study indicate that gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), which also causes heartburn

EurekAlert 22 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Stress was leading reason teachers quit before pandemic, and COVID

Stress was the most common reason teachers cited for leaving the profession before and during the pandemic, according to a

EurekAlert 22 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Drones used to locate dangerous, unplugged oil wells

There are millions of unplugged oil wells in the United States, which pose a serious threat to the environment. Using drones

EurekAlert 22 Feb 2021 10:30 am

New study on the forecasting of extreme rainfall events in

A new study identifies nine specific large-scale weather patterns that influence extreme precipitation over the Mediterranean

EurekAlert 22 Feb 2021 10:30 am

New model helping identify pregnant women whose previous kidney

Young pregnant women, who appear to have fully recovered from an acute injury that reduced their kidney function, have higher

EurekAlert 22 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Rapid evolution may help species adapt to climate change and

A study shows that a fruit fly species can adapt rapidly to an invader and this evolutionary change can affect how they deal

EurekAlert 22 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Music is a must for young drivers, according to Ben-Gurion U.

According to the study published in APA's journal Psychomusicology: Music, Mind and Brain , 140 young adults responded to a

EurekAlert 22 Feb 2021 10:30 am

Assam: Concern over low conviction rate in wildlife crime cases at

Low conviction rate in respect of wildlife crime cases has remained a cause for concern as it was reflected during an

NorthEast Now 21 Feb 2021 9:07 pm

Assam: 4 Himalayan Griffon vultures found dead at Dhakuakhana in

Four Himalayan Griffon vultures were found dead on the bank of a wetland at Dhakuakhana in Lakhimpur district on Sunday

NorthEast Now 21 Feb 2021 7:42 pm

Nurture Nature: Hyderabad group plans to live life surrendered to

In this day and age, everybody is aware of the urgency and need for more forest cover. We all know what needs to be done to

NorthEast Now 21 Feb 2021 12:15 pm

NASA shares latest pictures of Mars, video of Perseverance Rover's

The scientists at NASA described Perseverance as the most ambitious of nearly 20 US missions to Mars dating back to the

Zee News 21 Feb 2021 8:44 am

How will NASA's Perseverance rover engineers pilot first helicopter

NASA's first-ever Mars helicopter is preparing to take to the Martian skies following Thursday's successful Perseverance

Fox News 21 Feb 2021 1:09 am

Nagaland: Sendenyu village in Kohima turns itself biodiversity

Sendenyu village in Kohima district has turned itself into a biodiversity conservation and ecotourism destination of Nagaland

NorthEast Now 20 Feb 2021 6:51 pm

Optical frequency combs found a new dimension

Scientists from EPFL and IBM Research Europe have demonstrated thegeneration of tunable and coherent frequency combs in a

EurekAlert 20 Feb 2021 10:30 am

NASA releases new images of Perseverance, surface of Mars

NASA's Perseverance team has already begun its work from Mars' surface and released incredible images on Friday taken from

Fox News 20 Feb 2021 6:14 am

The hidden dance of roots revealed

New time-lapse videos capture something that's too slow for our eyes to see: the growing tips of plant roots make corkscrew-

ScienceDaily 20 Feb 2021 5:39 am

Here's how NASA's Perseverance rover will search for life on Mars

Now that NASA's Perseverance rover has successfully landed on the surface of Mars, it can begin the next steps of its mission

Fox News 20 Feb 2021 3:05 am

Animal evolution: glimpses of ancient environments

Zoologists report the discovery of a trove of fossil fly larvae, and an intriguing caterpillar, encapsulated in samples of

ScienceDaily 19 Feb 2021 11:12 pm

Life of a pure Martian design

Experimental microbially assisted chemolithotrophy provides an opportunity to trace the putative bioalteration processes of

ScienceDaily 19 Feb 2021 11:12 pm