Offspring of promiscuous frogs have better survival rates

February 20th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 20 (IANS) The offspring of promiscuous female frogs have a higher rate of survival than those who remain monogamous, new research says. One of nature's mysteries is why some ... Read more...

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Designing tough robos? Let them grow as humans do

January 21st, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): In a new study, a University of Vermont robotics expert explains that the process of building a robust robot should start right from being a baby, just as ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Tadpoles could help fight cancer

January 30th, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 30 (ANI): The humble tadpole could provide the key to developing anti-skin cancer drugs, say researchers at the University of East Anglia (UEA). The scientists have identified a compound which, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Robert Wagner had affair with Barbara Stanwyck before marriage to Natalie Wood

September 24th, 2008 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 24 (ANI): American actor Robert Wagner has revealed in his new autobiography that he had an affair with American actress Barbara Stanwyck.Wagner writes in the book that he was ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Ancient Egyptians numerical system drew inspiration from natural world

November 26th, 2007 - 2:13 pm ICT by admin
London, November 26 (ANI): The numerical system that was followed by ancient Egyptians was largely based on the natural world, says an Egyptologist.George Hart, formerly of the British Museum, says that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

An “eye in a dish” comes closer to reality

November 14th, 2007 - 2:48 am ICT by admin

Posted in Health |