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Jun 02, 2017
Early onset puberty triggers changes that could affect learningResearchers have found that puberty hormones might trigger certain changes in the brain that could impede some aspects of flexible learning during youth.
May 23, 2017
Orbital details of TRAPPIST-1's outermost planet confirmedUsing NASA's Kepler space telescope, scientists have confirmed that the outermost and least understood planet in the TRAPPIST-1 system orbits its star every 19 days.
May 21, 2017
Researchers discover antibody that can help kill cancer cellsResearchers have found that an antibody — originally developed for studying the autoimmune condition multiple sclerosis — can promote the immune system's ability to fight cancer and decreases tumour growth.
May 18, 2017
US scientists discover new method of water splitting; could solve hurdles in producing hydrogenUniversity of Houston physicists have found a new way of splitting water into hydrogen and oxygen which could be an effective method of producing an abundance of clean hydrogen fuel in the future.
May 17, 2017
New study says dogs can 'talk' to humans; women are better at understanding caninesDogs can make humans understand what their barks and growls mean, according to a new study which also found that women are better than men at recognising what their canine friends are trying to convey.
May 09, 2017
Fossils suggest hominids may have lived alongside modern humans: New researchPrimitive hominids may have lived in Africa at the same time as humans, researchers said Tuesday, in new findings that could change the understanding of human evolution.
May 03, 2017
Vast wave of hot gas found in nearby Perseus galaxy clusterAn international team of scientists has discovered a vast wave of hot gas in the nearby Perseus galaxy cluster
May 02, 2017
US researchers eliminate HIV infection in 'humanised' mice boosting confidence about AIDS eliminationUS researchers have successfully removed HIV DNA from the genomes of living animals using a gene-editing tool, boosting the confidence of scientists to eliminate the AIDS virus infection in humans.
Apr 27, 2017
Scientists discover nine million-year-old ape fossils in Himachal Pradesh hillsIn a significant development in research on human evolution, scientists have found that a very primitive ape-like ancestor which was hitherto considered a native of only Eurasia had existed in India too.
Apr 25, 2017
Bacteria from India's hot springs could help contain oil spillsHot springs are popular tourist spots and places of healing for many, but Indian scientists have discovered that they are also a great source of hardy bacteria that can be useful for many applications such as tackling oil spills.