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08 Jan 2017 | 2:22 PM
Tirupati, Jan 8 (UNI) The efficacy of cloud seeding resorted by various States to induce rains during failed or poor monsoon seasons is being studied through a national experiment coordinated by the Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology in Pune. Sharesee more..
06 Jan 2017 | 2:06 PM
New Delhi, Jan 6 (UNI) A new analysis of an archaeological site in the high mountains of Tibet suggests that permanent residents may have set up camp thousands of years sooner than previously thought. Sharesee more..
28 Dec 2016 | 3:57 PM
New Delhi, Dec 28 (UNI) Pollution can take many forms - including noise. Sharesee more..
26 Dec 2016 | 7:14 PM
New Delhi, Dec 26 (UNI) When Superstorm Sandy lashed New Jersey, USA, in 2012, Narayan Mandayam, a professor of Indian origin at Rutgers University, lost power at his East Brunswick home for five days. Sharesee more..
23 Dec 2016 | 6:32 PM
New Delhi, Dec 23 (UNI) Researchers who reconstructed dinosaurs’ growth and development from young hatchlings of less than a year to the age of 10 uncovered something unexpected: the dinosaurs had teeth as young juveniles that were gradually lost as they grew up. Sharesee more..
22 Dec 2016 | 7:42 PM
New Delhi, Dec 22 (UNI) Researchers added 133 new plant and animal species to the family tree in 2016, enriching our understanding of Earth's complex web of life and strengthening our ability to make informed conservation decisions, according to at a release issued by the California Academy of Sciences. Sharesee more..
16 Dec 2016 | 5:40 PM
New Delhi, Dec 16 (UNI) While the two countries typically experience severe heat in the summer, the 2015 heat waves that occurred in late May/early June in India and in late June/early July in Pakistan resulting in the deaths of nearly 2,500 people in India and 2,000 in Pakistan point to new evidence of human influence leading to extreme weather events, according to a paper published this week during the American Geophysical Union (AGU) fall meeting in San Francisco. Sharesee more..