Science & Technology
PTI, Monday, 21st September 2015
Researchers have proposed a new method to calculate distances in the cosmos using mysterious bursts of energy. Researchers from the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Canada proposed the method which calculates cosmological distances using the bursts of energy also known as fast radio bursts.
A scientist working at an Indian health major has won a USD 100,000-grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for developing next-generation condoms using polyester raw material as an eco-friendly alternative to conventional prophylactics. ... Read More >>
NASA has developed high-tech cages to carry rodents from Earth to the International Space Station (ISS) to allow researchers to study the long-term effects of microgravity on mammalian physiology. ... Read More >>