Editorials

    November 8, 2021

    Astronaut Wang Yaping becomes first Chinese woman to walk in space

      Astronaut Wang Yaping, a crewmember of China’s Shenzhou-13 mission, became the first woman from the country to walk in…
    October 27, 2021

    Baby planet bigger than Jupiter discovered, could shed light on early years of Earth

      Astronomers have discovered one of the youngest planets orbiting a star, which could shed new light on the early…
    October 19, 2021

    This $145 million telescope will study the birth, death of stars and formation of chemicals in Milky Way

      As the James Webb Telescope gets ready to be loaded on the launch vehicle to be deployed in space,…
    October 18, 2021

    China begins its longest mission in space as three astronauts board under-construction space station

      With three taikonauts successfully docking the under-construction space station in microgravity, China’ longest-running space mission has officially commenced. The…
    October 7, 2021

    Archaeologists unearth unique luxury in Jerusalem: A 2,700-year-old toilet

      Israeli archaeologists have found a rare ancient toilet in Jerusalem dating back more than 2,700 years when private bathrooms…
    October 4, 2021

    David Julius, Ardem Patapoutian win 2021 Nobel Prize in Medicine for discoveries of receptors for temperature and touch

      David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian jointly won the 2021 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for their discoveries of…
    October 4, 2021

    Earth’s brightness is dimming, thanks to climate change: Study

      Warming ocean waters have caused a drop in the brightness of the Earth, according to a study which found…
    September 29, 2021

    Lava from Spanish island volcano quickens pace toward sea

      Lava flowing from an erupting volcano in Spain’s Canary Islands has picked up the pace on its way to…
    September 28, 2021

    China’s factories, households grapple with power cuts as Beijing looks at meeting energy use targets

      Global shoppers face possible shortages of smartphones and other goods ahead of Christmas after power cuts to meet official…
    September 22, 2021

    Climate crisis dominates UNGA: US to increase funds, China says no more coal-fired power projects abroad

      Aday after UN Chief Antonio Guterres and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson pressed countries for more funds to fight…
    September 22, 2021

    Indian astronomers study how solar ejections affect space weather as Isro preps for Aditya L1 mission to Sun

      Space weather is one of the most dynamic events beyond Earth that has effects not only on payload operating…
    September 21, 2021

    The World’s Largest Carbon-Sucking Plant Just Became Operational

      The world’s largest plant designed to suck carbon dioxide out of the air and turn it into rock started…

    SPOTLIGHT

      December 14, 2021

      Mira Kapoor reveals the only rule she follows while on holiday, and it has many health benefits

      Holidays are the perfect time to relax, indulge in your favourite foods and spend quality time with loved ones and…
      May 11, 2021

      Coronavirus pandemic plateauing with deaths and cases declining: WHO

      UPDATED: May 11, 2021 15:04 IST The World Health Organization said on Monday the world was seeing a plateauing in…
      May 12, 2021

      US mulls joint production of Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine with India

      Published: May 12, 2021, 15:40 (IST) The US is eyeing joint production of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine with India, aiming…
      January 19, 2021

      Security forces launch search operation in J&K’s Samba over ‘suspicious movement’

      UPDATED: January 19, 2021 13:08 IST Security forces in Jammu and Kashmir launched a massive search operation in Samba district.…
      September 2, 2021

      Prime Minister Narendra Modi to attend SCO summit virtually

        Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation or SCO heads of state summit virtually. The summit will take…

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