World  /  Published 06.08.22

Space junk in sheep farm

Mick Miners was herding sheep on a four-wheeler last week when he stumbled upon a pointy black object that looked more than nine feet tall. It reminded him of either a burned tree or a piece of farm m...

Science Tech  /  Published 31.01.22


Now, in a detailed article that appeared recently in the Electronic British Library Journal, the scholars lay out their expanding universe of discoveries and questions. They showcase instances of spir...
By William J. Broad

World  /  Published 21.01.22

Case against MIT professor dropped

Federal prosecutors on Thursday dropped the government’s charges against Gang Chen, a professor of mechanical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in a high-profile setback ...
By Ellen Barry, Katie Benner in Boston

India  /  Published 25.11.21

Job market cheer for IISc, IITs

The world’s perception of the employability of graduates from some of India’s top educational institutions has improved amid the harrowing Covid-era employment scene in the country. Seven...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Science Tech  /  Published 08.11.21

When the Sun dies...

When our sun enters its death throes in about five billion years, it will incinerate our planet and then dramatically collapse into a dead ember known as a white dwarf. But the fate of more distant pl...
By Becky Ferreira


Science Tech  /  Published 01.11.21

Block in the Brain

Seven years ago, the two pharmaceutical giants Novartis and Roche independently discontinued their clinical trials aimed at trying to reverse Fragile X Syndrome (FXS), a genetic disorder and the most ...
By G.S. Mudur

Business  /  Published 05.09.21

Barbeque Nation raises Rs 100 crore

Opportunities Fund Series-II has been allotted 2,94,464 equity shares for an aggregate subscription amount of Rs 24,99,99,936, it said. Consequent upon the above allotment, the paid-up share capital ...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 22.12.20

Virulent fears: the anti-vaccination campaign

Even as the light begins to emerge at the end of a long dark tunnel, the shadow of misinformation and irrationality is getting longer. While inoculation programmes against Covid-19 slowly gather steam...
By The Editorial Board

World  /  Published 03.09.20

A Kennedy in a first Massachusetts loss

Senator Edward J. Markey turned back a primary challenge on Tuesday from Representative Joseph P. Kennedy III, handing the Kennedy family its first-ever electoral loss in Massachusetts and demonstrati...
By Jonathan Martin in New York

India  /  Published 07.08.20

Now, the blunt truth about knives

Three scientists in the US on Thursday delivered the most comprehensive account yet for an everyday observation unexplained for centuries — how the sharpest steel blades soften after cutting thi...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


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