Archaeologists have found clear proof of an ancient surgical procedure, called trepanation which involved drilling small holes in the skull
River Mithi was, historically, Mumbai’s prominent edge defining Island city and Salsette Islands.
Sofia is a modified 747 that flies high in the atmosphere to provide its approximately 9-foot-long telescope with a clear view of the universe and objects that are present in the solar system.
The mission is set to come home in September 2023, hopefully with the largest sample returned from space since the Apollo era.
The UN warned in a landmark report that human activity had "severely degraded" three-quarters of ice-free land on the planet.
Trump charged that Biden's climate plan was an "economic disaster" for oil states such as Texas and Oklahoma.
This is imperative at both the policy-making and implementation processes and is achievable through greater communication and collaboration between the Centre and states.
Former US Navy SEAL Cassidy tweeted a picture of blood samples that astronauts have to submit at various points in their mission, including just before undocking.
The two viruses - 229E and SARS-CoV-2 - are in the same family and look anatomically similar but the two viruses shouldn’t be thought of as interchangeable.
The move indicates the US government’s confidence in the drug's safe and effective use in treating hospitalized COVID-19 patients.
'Biodiversity by the Bay' aims to channel the power of Mumbai’s youth to save the city's natural habitats
The Aarey controversy in 2019 revealed an opportunity, to create a larger, powerful climate movement in Mumbai, spurred by the city's youth.
The new capability to delete or replace long stretches of DNA could help researchers better understand disease conditions and ageing.
India's medical students can be trained to vaccinate half the population against COVID-19 by Dec 2021
India needs to leverage its medical student population to ensure the human resources needed to vaccinate half the population in six to eight months.
WHO has identified 42 candidate vaccines in clinical trials, ten of which are in advanced 'Phase 3 trials in human volunteers.
Once biologists suspect a documented species’ extinction, the challenge then shifts to proving whether it has disappeared forever or just disappeared from sight
Scientists involved in vaccine development will soon appear in a series of videos on social media to raise public confidence in their work.
Researchers compiled data from six million patients, including age, height-weight ratio, ethnicity, and pre-existing conditions known to increase the risk of serious outcomes after infection.
It has been advised against using HCQ and drugs that affect the immune system which studies have found ineffective against the virus.
The volunteer would be infected via the nose and the results will be used to study how vaccines might work and to explore potential treatments.
"I know there is a fatigue but the virus has shown that when we let our guard down, it can surge back at breakneck speed and threaten hospitals and health systems."