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Sep 24, 2017
Social media use does not account for increasing political polarisation in the US: StudyThe researchers used data from the American National Election Study as well as microdata from Pew Research Center on social media use to come to the conclusion.
Sep 20, 2017
Research shows that Mercury's surface may have more ice than previously thoughtThe findings suggest that some of Mercury's craters permanently shadowed from the Sun's blistering rays could have frozen water.
Sep 14, 2017
Researchers create first global map of water on the Moon using data from ISRO's Chandrayaan-1 spacecraftThe distribution is largely uniform rather than splotchy, with concentrations gradually decreasing toward the equator.
Jul 25, 2017
New study reveals that the surface of Moon contains high amounts of water trapped in depositsNumerous volcanic deposits distributed across the surface of the Moon contain unusually high amounts of trapped water compared with surrounding terrains.
May 31, 2017
Robert De Niro tells Brown graduates the US is now a 'tragic, dumbass comedy'Robert De Niro calls US a "tragic, dumbass comedy" during his speech at Brown university where he received his honorary doctorate in fine arts.
Oct 05, 2016
Nobel Physics Prize winners: All you need to know about mugs, donuts and quantum computingThe Nobel Physics prize was the second of the awards to be given away, on Tuesday, to a Birtish trio — scientists David Thouless, Duncan Haldane and Michael Kosterlitz for revealing the secrets of exotic matter.
Sep 09, 2016
Cyber bulling on Facebook significantly increases the risk of depression: StudyYoung adults who face negative experiences on Facebook like bullying, meanness, misunderstandings or unwanted contacts are at significantly higher risk of developing depression, say researchers from Brown University.
Jun 02, 2016
This software turns webcams into eye-trackersA new software developed by scientists at the Brown University in the US can help website owners and developers to determine which page or content a visitor is looking at.
Mar 06, 2016
IVF, often blamed for rise in twin births, could reduce itIn vitro fertilisation (IVF) could also be the most promising solution to reducing unintended twin births, argues an expert from Brown University
Jun 09, 2015
Life on Mars possible? Glass detected on red planet may provide more cluesResearchers have discovered glass deposits on the Red Planet, providing a delicate window into the possibility of past life on the Red Planet.