New artificial womb may help save premature babies

Melbourne, Aug 18 Scientists have developed an artificial womb that has been successfully used to incubate healthy baby lambs for a week, an advance that may one day be able to save the lives of...

Aug 18, 2017 1:00 PM | Newsscroll

Ten million tonnes of fish get wasted every year: study

Toronto, Jun 27 Industrial fishing fleets dump nearly 10 million tonnes of good fish back into the ocean every year - enough to fill about 4,500 Olympic sized swimming pools - a study has...

Jun 27, 2017 5:00 PM | Newsscroll

Climate change risk for animals living in prime conditions

London, Jun 14 Animals living in areas where conditions are ideal for their species have less chance of evolving to cope with climate change, new research suggests.The study examined whether birds...

Jun 14, 2017 1:32 PM | Newsscroll

Bureaucracy, multiple agencies restrict mining growth: Report

New Delhi, May 28 Lack of transparency and a difficult bureaucracy underpinned by multiple agencies are creating obstacles in the growth of India's mining industry, says a report.The report -- 'How...

May 28, 2017 6:28 PM | Newsscroll

Scientists look to develop better varieties of tur dal

New Delhi, May 22 In a big breakthrough, a team of 19 scientists have re-sequenced the genome or DNA of 292 pigeon pea (arhar dal) varieties that would help in development of better varieties of...

May 22, 2017 7:29 PM | Newsscroll

6 Indian schools part of intl high school mission to Australia

New Delhi, May 19 Heads of six leading Indian international schools will be visiting Australia later this month as part of the South Asia International High Schools Mission to the country.A...

May 19, 2017 11:33 PM | Newsscroll

Recreational drug may speed up heart ageing: study

Melbourne, Feb 10 Use of recreational amphetamine - popularly known as speed, ice and ecstasy - may hasten the biological ageing of the heart, a new study has warned.The effects were seen in both...

Feb 10, 2017 3:21 PM | Newsscroll