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Facebook denies report that its AI fails to detect hate speech

The Wall Street Journals report stated that Facebook employees estimated that the social media giant removes only a single

The Hindu 18 Oct 2021 5:19 pm

People Should Drink Way More Recycled Wastewater

Filtration technology produces water so pure, it would actually harm you if they didnt put minerals back into it

Wired 18 Oct 2021 4:30 pm

New study identifies important elephant connectivity areas

The average size of protected areas in India is less than 300 sq. km, comparable to the average home range of a single

The Hindu 18 Oct 2021 3:24 pm

El Nino-like weather conditions increased short-term malnutrition in children

Nearly 6 million children were driven into hunger during 2015 El Nino

Down To Earth 18 Oct 2021 11:04 am

Australias top economists back carbon price, say benefits of net-zero outweigh

With right settings in place, Australia could become a major producer of zero-emissions hydrogen, and industrial powerhouse

Down To Earth 18 Oct 2021 11:03 am

Serengeti 2 returns with new storylines and some endearing new animal

Emmy Award-winning John Downer, who created the Serengeti series, talks about returning with a second edition of the

The Hindu 17 Oct 2021 10:31 pm

What caused heavy rainfall, mudslide, landslides in southern Kerala

Landslides, mudslides and flash floods were witnessed in most parts of the districts located between central and southern

Financial Express 17 Oct 2021 5:20 pm

After wrapping up shoot for first film in space, Russian crew prepares to

A space capsule with Oleg Novitskiy, Yulia Peresild and Klim Shipenko will land in the steppes of Kazakhstan

Zee News 17 Oct 2021 9:08 am

Coronavirus less likely to develop resistance to molnupiravir: Gagandeep Kang

There are some concerns about how early and how mild the disease has to be for the drug to work, says Dr. Kang

The Hindu 16 Oct 2021 11:57 pm

Russian thrusters accidentally tilt International Space Station again

Russian thrusters have accidentally tilted the International Space Station (ISS) for the second time this year

Fox News 16 Oct 2021 11:27 pm

Reports of distressed pittas fly in thick and fast

As the number of such cases will increase in Chennai in the days to come, animal rescuers start focussing on letting people

The Hindu 16 Oct 2021 10:57 pm

NASA's Lucy launches to Trojan Asteroids

NASA's Lucy mission launched early Saturday from the agency's Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral, Fla

Fox News 16 Oct 2021 8:30 pm

Robot dog armed with sniper rifle unveiled at US Army trade show

A robot dog armed with a sniper rifle was unveiled this week in Washington, D.C. at the annual meeting of the Association of

Fox News 16 Oct 2021 8:04 pm

NASA launches Lucy mission to explore fossils of early solar system

During its 12-year primary mission, Lucy will explore a record-breaking number of asteroids, including a flyby of one

Zee News 16 Oct 2021 6:55 pm

Data | From incessant blackouts to manufacturing slump, China's power crisis

In August 2021, the gap between the growth in electricity generation and consumption widened considerably in China

The Hindu 16 Oct 2021 3:01 pm

New antiviral compound blocks Covid virus from entering cells: Study

The compound, described in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, targets a key human protein called

The Hindu 16 Oct 2021 7:40 am

Plant-eating lizards on the cusp of tooth evolution

Researchers found that complex teeth, a hallmark of mammals, also evolved several times in reptiles, prompting the

ScienceDaily 16 Oct 2021 4:13 am

Scientists find evidence the early solar system harbored a gap between its

In the early solar system, a 'protoplanetary disk' of dust and gas rotated around the sun and eventually coalesced into the

ScienceDaily 16 Oct 2021 4:12 am

Plankton head polewards

Ocean warming caused by anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions will prompt many species of marine plankton to seek out new

ScienceDaily 16 Oct 2021 4:12 am

Ultrafast magnetism: heating magnets, freezing time

Magnetic solids can be demagnetized quickly with a short laser pulse, and there are already so-called HAMR (Heat Assisted

ScienceDaily 16 Oct 2021 4:12 am

Behavior resembling human ADHD seen in dogs

A study involving some 11,000 dogs demonstrated that the gender, age and breed of the dog, as well as any behavioral problems

ScienceDaily 16 Oct 2021 4:12 am

Flu and heart disease: The surprising connection that should convince you to

Patients who have cardiovascular disease are at increased risk of serious complications from the flu, according to a new

ScienceDaily 16 Oct 2021 4:12 am

Self-healing plastic repairs itself in 10 seconds even under water

A new type of strong, flexible self-healing plastic can repair itself rapidly, even in salty or acidic water, which may be

NewScientist 16 Oct 2021 12:07 am

How highly processed foods harm memory in the aging brain

Four weeks on a diet of highly processed food led to a strong inflammatory response in the brains of aging rats that was

ScienceDaily 15 Oct 2021 2:57 am

The planet does not fall far from the star

A compositional link between planets and their respective host star has long been assumed in astronomy. Scientists now

ScienceDaily 14 Oct 2021 11:50 pm

Aided by stem cells, a lizard regenerates a perfect tail for first time in more

Lizards can regrow severed tails, making them the closest relative to humans that can regenerate a lost appendage. But in

ScienceDaily 14 Oct 2021 11:49 pm

Early modern human from Southeast Asia adapted to a rainforest environment

Although there has been evidence of our species living in rainforest regions in Southeast Asia from at least 70,000 years ago

ScienceDaily 14 Oct 2021 11:49 pm

By 2500 Earth could be alien to humans

To fully grasp and plan for climate impacts under any scenario, researchers and policymakers must look well beyond the 2100

ScienceDaily 14 Oct 2021 10:42 pm

Evidence of superionic ice provides new insights into unusual magnetic fields

Not all ice is the same. The solid form of water comes in more than a dozen different - sometimes more, sometimes less

ScienceDaily 14 Oct 2021 10:42 pm

Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary in Assam to re-open for tourists from tomorrow

ThePobitoraWildlife Sanctuary inMorigaondistrict ofAssam will re-open for tourists from Friday. PobitoraWildlife Sanctuary

NorthEast Now 14 Oct 2021 10:04 pm

Sense of smell is our most rapid warning system

The ability to detect and react to the smell of a potential threat is a precondition of our and other mammals' survival.

ScienceDaily 14 Oct 2021 7:31 pm

Calling planet earth: Mysterious radio signals from outside Solar System baffle

Earth received radio signals from outside the solar system which might lead to major revelations or even the presence of an

Zee News 14 Oct 2021 12:33 pm

Climate change could sink small states: Commonwealth chief

The Times of India 14 Oct 2021 1:56 am

Immense set of mysterious fast radio bursts

An international team of astronomers recently observed more than 1,650 fast radio bursts (FRBs) detected from one source in

ScienceDaily 13 Oct 2021 10:46 pm

Telehealth addiction treatment rose rapidly during pandemic; but potential

During the COVID-19 pandemic, addiction treatment providers rapidly pivoted to providing services via telehealth. New

ScienceDaily 13 Oct 2021 10:46 pm

COVID testing using pooled samples showed high accuracy, low cost

Testing pooled saliva samples twice weekly for SARS-CoV-2 on a residential college campus yielded a greater than 95 percent

ScienceDaily 13 Oct 2021 10:45 pm

Primates ancestors may have left trees to survive asteroid

When an asteroid struck 66 million years ago and wiped out dinosaurs not related to birds and three-quarters of life on Earth

ScienceDaily 13 Oct 2021 9:10 pm

Ancient feces shows people in present-day Austria drank beer and ate blue

Human feces don't usually stick around for long -- and certainly not for thousands of years. But exceptions to this general

ScienceDaily 13 Oct 2021 9:10 pm

Crafting a 'sponge' for adsorbing and desorbing gas molecules

A group of researchers have created an unusual material -- a soft crystal made of molecules known as a catenanes-- that

ScienceDaily 13 Oct 2021 9:10 pm

Increases in extreme humid-heat disproportionately affect populated regions

The world is not only getting hotter but also more humid and new research shows people living in areas where humid-heat

ScienceDaily 13 Oct 2021 8:16 pm

A new single-atom catalyst can produce hydrogen from urea at an exceptional

A new single-atom catalyst can produce hydrogen from urea at an exceptional rate. Liquid nitrogen quenching introduces

ScienceDaily 13 Oct 2021 8:16 pm

Cervical myelopathy screening focusing on finger motion using noncontact sensor

Researchers have developed a simple screening tool using a non-contact sensor for Cervical myelopathy (CM) combining a finger

ScienceDaily 13 Oct 2021 8:16 pm

New technique combines single-cell and metagenomic analyses to characterize

Metagenomic analysis has greatly advanced our understanding of the complex human microbiome without the need for extensive

ScienceDaily 13 Oct 2021 8:16 pm

Pain relief without side effects with promising technique

Researchers have developed a completely new stimulation method, using ultra-thin microelectrodes, to combat severe pain. This

ScienceDaily 13 Oct 2021 8:16 pm

Genes and collective behavior

The targeted manipulation of individual genes in zebrafish larvae changes their behavioral responses to visual stimuli and

ScienceDaily 13 Oct 2021 8:16 pm

Lack of power grids sealed fate for early electric cars

New research shows that insufficient infrastructure was key in American car manufacturers choosing gasoline cars over

ScienceDaily 13 Oct 2021 8:16 pm

Illegal and unsustainable wildlife trade is affecting all of us what can we do

Illegal or unsustainable wildlife trade affects biodiversity, ecosystem services, people's livelihood, and economies all over

ScienceDaily 13 Oct 2021 8:16 pm

PETA India awards Meghalaya minister James Sangma for vegan leather initiative

PETA India has honoured Meghalaya forest and environment minister James Sangma with the Progressive Business Concept Award

NorthEast Now 13 Oct 2021 7:37 pm

Troubling birth findings show importance of timely flu vaccination

Poor timing of influenza vaccination campaigns in the semi-arid region of Brazil led to an increase in premature births,

ScienceDaily 13 Oct 2021 7:11 pm

Climate crisis: A quarter of all critical infrastructure in US may become

At least 2 million miles of road face the risk of becoming impassable due to floods 

Down To Earth 13 Oct 2021 11:26 am

Mental illness associated with poor sleep quality according to large study

People who have been diagnosed with a mental illness are more likely to have poor sleep quality compared to the general

ScienceDaily 13 Oct 2021 12:30 am

An eco-friendly toxic cocktail could be a new weapon against malaria

Researchers have demonstrated that blood-seeking mosquitoes can be directed to feed on a toxic plant-based solution, which in

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 10:37 pm

Researchers breathe new life into paper books with the Magic Bookmark

Engineers have developed a new, cost-effective, ecological solution for augmenting the printed page with rich, up-to-date

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 10:37 pm

How recovery from COVID-19's impact on energy demand could help meet climate

The pandemic-related drop in greenhouse gas emissions in 2020 was likely the largest on record in a single year, but how our

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 10:37 pm

Seasonal variability in lakes environmental processes reveal susceptibility to

A new study has shown how climate change could impact the ecosystems of the planet's largest lakes by revealing varying

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 10:37 pm

Molecular scales on biological membranes

With mass-sensitive particle tracking scientists can determine location and size changes of unlabeled proteins on membranes

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 10:35 pm

Wildfires affect cave diversity underneath scorched surfaces

The landscape at Lava Beds National Monument in northern California is typically home to sage and junipers, with unique lava

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 8:52 pm

Nearly 6 million children are driven into severe hunger by the hot, dry shifts

Up to three times more children suffer severe hunger with each El Nio than from COVID-19. El Nio events provide a snapshot of

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 8:52 pm

No apparent shortage of prey for southern resident killer whales in Canadian

A popular belief that there are fewer Chinook salmon during the summer in Canadian waters for southern resident killer whales

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 8:52 pm

Research identifies proteins that support photosynthesis in iron deficient

As climate change poses risks to plant growth and food supply, researchers have identified how iron deficient plants optimize

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 7:57 pm

Stellar 'fossils' in meteorites point to distant stars

A new study analyzes a diverse set of presolar grains with the goal of realizing their true stellar origins

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 7:57 pm

Rye a better choice than wheat for weight loss

Eating whole grain rye products instead of refined wheat alternatives can offer worthwhile health benefits. Researchers

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 7:57 pm

Research review shows intermittent fasting works for weight loss, health

Intermittent fasting can produce clinically significant weight loss as well as improve metabolic health in individuals with

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 7:56 pm

White matter integrity disrupted in people with Alzheimers gene mutation

The structural integrity of the brain's white matter as measured with an advanced MRI technique is lower in cognitively

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 7:56 pm

Aadvance in rapid cancer detection and monitoring

An engineer is reporting fast screening of the surface proteins of exosomes for cancer diagnostics and biomarker discovery

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 7:20 pm

Pet prep could be key to disaster survival

Researchers have discovered most pet owners have inadequate plans for their pets if a natural disaster strikes -- but

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 7:20 pm

Antiviral compound blocks SARS-CoV-2 from entering cells

Scientists have developed a chemical compound that interferes with a key feature of many viruses that allows the viruses to

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 7:20 pm

Researchers find cervical cancer screening is overused and underused as well

New research finds many women are screened too often for cervical cancer, leading to unnecessary procedures that may carry

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 7:20 pm

Enhancing piezoelectric properties under pressure

Stress enhances the properties of a promising material for future technologies, with researchers' discovery of a new exotic

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 7:20 pm

Is low-fat or whole-fat milk better for kids? Science says it makes no

A new study has found whole fat dairy is just as good for kids as low-fat

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 7:20 pm

Break through the tumors protective shield

The immune system protects the body from cancer. To protect healthy body cells from its own immune system, they have

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 7:20 pm

New nanostructure could be the key to quantum electronics

A novel electronic component could be an important key to the era of quantum information technology: Using a tailored

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 7:20 pm

Ultrafast and coupled: Atomic vibrations in the quantum material boron nitride

Materials consisting of a few atomic layers display properties determined by quantum physics. In a stack of such layers,

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 7:20 pm

Brain damage from long stays in space

Spending a long time in space appears to cause brain damage. This is shown by a study of five Russian cosmonauts who had

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 6:49 pm

Quest for bacterial cocktails to fight infections

The intestines of a healthy person contains hundreds of different bacteria that provide efficient protection against

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 6:48 pm

New avenues for the optimzation of dendritic cell-based cancer immunotherapies

A recent study reveals that inhibiting certain adhesion receptors on the surface of dendritic cells, the main antigen-

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 6:48 pm

Satellite images can help with environmental land management

Academics have undertaken research that proves Earth Observation satellite imagery can accurately assess the quality and

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 6:48 pm

'Caramel receptor' identified

Who doesn't like the smell of caramel? However, the olfactory receptor that contributes decisively to this sensory impression

ScienceDaily 12 Oct 2021 6:48 pm

Large solar flare expected to hit Earth today

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has issued a category G2 geomagnetic storm watch for the northern

Fox News 11 Oct 2021 11:01 pm

An efficient and low-cost approach to detecting food fraud

Fraudulent practices in food production, especially false claims of geographical origin, cause billions of dollars in

ScienceDaily 11 Oct 2021 6:43 pm

A new proposed scheme towards seamless detection of cutoff lows and preexisting

A new automated numerical scheme is proposed for upper tropospheric cyclones (cutoff lows) and their earlier development

ScienceDaily 11 Oct 2021 6:43 pm

Resurrecting quasicrystals: Findings make an exotic material commercially

A class of materials that once looked as if it might revolutionize everything from solar cells to frying pans -- but fell out

ScienceDaily 11 Oct 2021 6:43 pm

A cryptography game-changer for biomedical research at scale

Using cutting-edge cryptographic techniques (multiparty homomorphic encryption), a new platform called FAMHE will act as a

ScienceDaily 11 Oct 2021 6:43 pm

Researchers find warning signs for dementia in the blood

Researchers have identified molecules in the blood that can indicate impending dementia. Their findings are based on human

ScienceDaily 11 Oct 2021 6:42 pm

Sleep loss does not impact ability to assess emotional information

It's no secret that going without sleep can affect people's mood, but a new study shows it does not interfere with their

ScienceDaily 11 Oct 2021 6:42 pm

Moon parade at Saturn; NASA shares astonishing visuals by Hubble-- Watch

The American space agency NASA shared a clip of a parade of Saturns moons. In the clip, four moons are seen revolving around

Zee News 9 Oct 2021 11:15 pm

UN declares access to a clean environment a human right

The Times of India 9 Oct 2021 10:06 pm

China's lunar rock samples show lava flowed on moon 2B years ago: researchers

China's lunar rock samples the first moon rocks returned to Earth in more than 40 years show lava flowed there 2 billion

Fox News 9 Oct 2021 9:38 pm

Ban on buffalo slaughter in Nagalands Meluri sub-division

The Phek district administration in Nagaland on Saturday ordered a blanket ban on import, slaughter and transit of buffaloes

NorthEast Now 9 Oct 2021 8:26 pm

Roman noblewomans tomb reveals secrets of ancient concrete resilience

Over time, concrete cracks and crumbles. Well, most concrete cracks and crumbles. Structures built in ancient Rome are still

ScienceDaily 8 Oct 2021 11:11 pm