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200 years on, George Eliot's life in the Victorian age provides enduring lessons for millennials and baby boomers
Life

200 years on, George Eliot's life in the Victorian age provides enduring lessons for millennials and baby boomers

The most famous person born in 1819 is probably Queen Victoria, but she had many important contemporaries. One of these was George Eliot, a pioneering woman writer who would have turned 200 this week.

Canada town becomes 'snowtonomous' research hub as automakers plan on making self-driving cars that can operate in snow and sleet
News & Analysis

Canada town becomes 'snowtonomous' research hub as automakers plan on making self-driving cars that can operate in snow and sleet

Canada’s largest city, Toronto, is one of three places where Uber tests driverless technology — the other cities are Phoenix, Arizona, and Pittsburgh.

Tripura in 2017: Political developments pit Left and BJP against each other for first time in 2018 Assembly polls
India

Tripura in 2017: Political developments pit Left and BJP against each other for first time in 2018 Assembly polls

In India's 65-year electoral history, the country's dominant Left party, the CPM, has never been in direct confrontation with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Political developments in Tripura this year.

ISRO and Raman Research Institute to develop quantum technologies for ISRO's satellites
News & Analysis

ISRO and Raman Research Institute to develop quantum technologies for ISRO's satellites

Using its world's first quantum satellite called "Micius", China demonstrated for the first time satellite-based entanglement distribution.

Scientists have developed a smartphone app that helps people learn how to take a selfie
News & Analysis

Scientists have developed a smartphone app that helps people learn how to take a selfie

If you love taking selfies, but do not know how to take the best shot, there is help at hand.

Waterloo researchers develop tech to evade govt censorship, named after aliens from Doctor Who
News & Analysis

Waterloo researchers develop tech to evade govt censorship, named after aliens from Doctor Who

If access to Wikipedia is banned, the user will be able to browse the web site while making it appear that the connection is being used to access dank memes.

Waterloo researchers capture first ever image of dark matter web connecting galaxies
News & Analysis

Waterloo researchers capture first ever image of dark matter web connecting galaxies

Dark matter does not reflect or absorb light, does not shine, and has historically been undetectable.

Ford will invest $376 million in Canada to boost research for connected cars
Auto

Ford will invest $376 million in Canada to boost research for connected cars

US automaker Ford announced that it will invest Can$500 million (US$376 million) in Canada to create 300 research and engineering jobs amid its drive to connect cars to the internet.

BlackBerry shares slip as the company inks security software deals
News & Analysis

BlackBerry shares slip as the company inks security software deals

BlackBerry Ltd sought to bolster its security credentials with a string of small deals on Tuesday but analysts said the jury was still out on the success of its turnaround and push into software.

3D model shows how sea waves move materials over long distances
News & Analysis

3D model shows how sea waves move materials over long distances

Mathematicians have developed a new 3D model that reveals how invisible internal sea waves move over long distances microscopic organisms, contaminants and nutrients necessary to support aquatic life.

Canada's PM probably knows more about quantum computing than you do
News & Analysis

Canada's PM probably knows more about quantum computing than you do

A video has gone viral of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau showing off his geek side by nailing a reporter's question about quantum computing.

Saradha scam will be 'corruption queen' Mamata's 'Waterloo': BJP
Politics

Saradha scam will be 'corruption queen' Mamata's 'Waterloo': BJP

BJP on Monday called West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee the "corruption queen" and said the Saradha scam will turn out to the "Waterloo".

India could win Eurovision!
World

India could win Eurovision!

Engelbert Humperdinck, 75, will represent England in the final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2012. Read to find out why we Indians care about it.