emerging science

Himachal promoting private universities, says Congress

March 15th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 15 (IANS) The opposition Congress Tuesday sharply criticised the state government over functioning of private professional universities and colleges in Himachal Pradesh.Participating in the debate over the state ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Eat more tomatoes to slash the risk of killer diseases

March 2nd, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 2 (ANI): Tomatoes are widely available, cost-effective, and people of all ages and cultures like them.Now, a review research has shown that eating more tomatoes and tomato products could ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Drinking milk can help you lose weight

September 16th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 16 (ANI): Here's a new reason to grab a glass of milk when you're on diet: A new study suggests that boosting key milk nutrients calcium and vitamin D could ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Whale sharks can produce many offspring from single mating session

August 25th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): A new paternity study on female whale sharks has shown that these ocean-roaming giants can continue to produce many offspring from a single mating session.The results of the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

America needs more vitamin D, say experts

April 28th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 28 (ANI): Milk is America's top source of the much-needed vitamin D, a new study has revealed.Using the latest national data (NHANES 2003-2006) on what more than 16,000 Americans ages ... Read more...

Posted in World |

New-gen technologies to help get world out of recession

June 13th, 2009 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
New York, June 13 (IANS) A host of new generation technologies that may help the world get out of recession will be discussed by two international groups of scientists at the Columbia ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Scientists find Salmonella’s weakness

May 25th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 25 (IANS) Scientists seem to have found the achilles heel of a food poisoning pathogen like salmonella - its weakness for glucose. This discovery could provide a new way to ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Vitamin D boosts muscle performance in girls

February 5th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 5 (IANS) Teenaged girls with higher levels of key nutrient Vitamin D may be able to jump higher and faster than their peers with lower levels, a study has shown.Not ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Eating eggs during pregnancy affects breast cancer outcomes in offspring

December 2nd, 2008 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): Consuming cholinea nutrient found in eggs and other foodsduring pregnancy can significantly affect breast cancer outcomes for a mother''s offspring, says a new study.The article in the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Increased education on nanotechnology worries people of its impact

July 17th, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 17 (ANI): A North Carolina State University study on public attitudes towards nanotechnology, artificial intelligence and other emerging technologies has cited that educating people about the new technologies results ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |