Indian researchers have developed a technique which can potentially help in rapid detection of chronic kidney disease (CKD).
MeiTy begins construction of a new complex to house two of its wings and autonomous institutions under them
MeiTy is constructing a complex for two of its wings - Department of Science and Technology (DST) and Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR).
While contact-type weed eradicators have been developed, this device introduces variability to the dose of herbicide in proportion to weed density.
Nanoparticles extracted from sugar could be a low-cost solution for detecting the presence of lead in water
Researchers have developed a way to derive nanoparticles from table sugar and these particles can be used as a sensor for detection of lead in water.
Scientists find that earthworm guts can digest cellulose, opening new avenues for the recycling of organic waste
Cellulose-degrading bacteria in the gut of an earthworm breaks it down into carbon, hydrogen and oxygen which makes up most of the soil organic matter.
India used to be mostly burdened with a mild form of malaria cases but now there is an increasing number of P. falciparum (deadly form of malaria) cases.
Kerala is home to a number of speciality rice varieties such as Pokkali, a saltwater-tolerant organic rice having medicinal properties.
Narendra Modi inaugurates the 105th Indian Science Congress at Imphal, reiterating the importance of science and technology
Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke about scientific social responsibility through science and technology.
While high blood pressure is treatable with lifestyle changes and medication, only around 20 percent of people with hypertension have their condition under control.
First stars rich in hydrogen were massive, tens and thousands time massive than our Sun. Massive stars live fast and burn out fast.
Dr Harsh Vardhan said NAL had proposed to get Mark 2 version of the aircraft certified initially for military and subsequently for the civilian version.
Over 200 filmmakers along with a large contingent of scientists, students and film critics gathered for 8th National Science Film Festival of India (NSFFI).
A desert in Oman resembles Mars enough to convince scientists to conduct simulation tests there for a manned mission
On the eastern edge of a seemingly endless dune is the Oman Mars Base: a giant 2.4-ton inflated habitat surrounded by shipping containers.
Hyderabad's Osmania University was the first educational institution in the country to start teaching astronomy and astrophysics at postgraduate level.
Astronomy education in India is lacking and only a handful of universities are taking the initiative, says ASI president
The number of UG-level colleges with courses in astronomy and astrophysics is tiny and at the school level, astronomy does not figure in the curriculum.
New evidence suggests that a Middle Palaeolithic culture was present in India around 385,000 years ago — roughly the same time that it is known to have developed in Africa and in Europe.
The dual-gated transistors on the device can easily switch between power-efficient and high-performance modes, depending on the need.
Weeds, unlike crop plants, are sturdy and can grow in a wide range of climatic conditions and soil types and can easily adapt to climate change.
The Lunar Eclipse of 31 January: Here's everything from science to superstition about the rare celestial event
In this lunar eclipse, the Full Moon will first enter the penumbral shadow and will appear a bit dimmer, a stage which is easy to miss.
This system is "the safest in the world" when it comes to clamping down on all types of pirate manufacturing, according to head of the researchers.