Categories Archives: Science

Obama Is the Climate Change President.

President has three events in less than a week highlighting the severity of climate change.President Obama is visiting Alaska later this month, one of three stops where he will discuss climate change and the continuing threats of global warming. Memo to a ...

When Madras rose to the occasion.

On the 50th anniversary of the 1965 Indo-Pak conflict, a recollection of how the city contributed to the war effort. An immeasurably opulent family that is given to ostentatious display of wealth and influence hosting a wedding dinner with just twenty-fiv ...

Steve Waugh sets sights on new frontier in Chennai.

Steve Waugh — one of the most successful cricket captains ever — who made his Test debut and also played his last match against India, has begun another innings in the country. This time around, it is purely commercial: an online real estate ...

Is a Vitamin or Mineral Deficiency Making You Tired?.

You already know a lack of iron can drag you down. But experts say numerous vitamin and mineral deficiencies can contribute to fatigue. If left unchecked, the same deficiencies that make it hard to keep your head up can lead to long-term health consequ ...

Spitfires Mark 75 Years Since Battle Of Britain.

The 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain will be marked today by a service at St Paul’s Cathedral and the largest fly-past of Spitfires since World War II. Forty Spitfires will be joined by Hurricanes and Blenheims, which also defended the skie ...

How 5G will Power the Future Internet of Things.

Imagine taking a trip to a cabin in the woods to get some work done and have a mini-vacation. Today, given our need for wireless connection, that’s a sketchy proposition. You’ve got GPS in your rental car, plus your laptop, your smartphone, ...

Four new isotopes discovered.

Manipal university professor is part of the team that made this discovery. The burgeoning periodic table will see four more isotopes being added to its fag end. H. M. Devaraja from the Manipal Centre of Natural Sciences at Manipal University, Karnataka â ...

10 Investment Predictions for 2030.

Think back 15 yeas to the year 2000 – the dawn of a new millennium. Once Wall Street shook its fears about the Y2K computer crash, it was on to figuring out what to do about the dot-com bubble. Yet in hindsight, this digital era was entirely absent ...