Scientists rule out asthma as trigger for Covid-19 severity
Abnormal proteins in the gut linked to Alzheimer's Disease
Popular chemotherapy drug may be less effective in obese women
  • Popular chemotherapy drug may be less effective in obese women(18:26)
    London, July 5 (IANS) Breast cancer patients, who are overweight or obese, might benefit less from treatment with docetaxel, a common chemotherapy drug, than lean patients, warn researchers. It is not widely known, but obese women have a higher risk of getting breast cancer and obese patients have a higher risk of relapsing.
Infant sleep problems linked to mental health issues in adolescents
US firm Rocket Lab's satellite launch fails
  • US firm Rocket Lab's satellite launch fails(13:27)
    New York, July 5 (IANS) A rocket from American launch firm -- Rocket Lab has failed to reach orbit while attempting to launch seven small satellites for three different customers from New Zealand, a new report said.
Mars Orbiter photos of Red Planet's biggest moon released
This US company wants to fly people to edge of space
  • This US company wants to fly people to edge of space(17:06)
    San Francisco, July 3 (IANS) If space tourism is in your bucket list, here comes some news that will excite you. A Florida-based startup is working towards sending people to the edge of space beneath a football stadium-sized high-performance balloon and pressurised capsule.
Blood tests can predict risk of severe liver disease
Men more likely to be seen as 'brilliant' than women: Study
'Encouraging' data but Covid vax nowhere near us
  • 'Encouraging' data but Covid vax nowhere near us(12:18)
    New York, July 3 (IANS) There are currently 18 candidate vaccines in key clinical trials globally but despite encouraging preliminary data coming from some research labs, a Covid-19 vaccine is nowhere near while new corona cases are mounting in several countries including in India.
New, more infectious strain of Covid-19 now dominates global cases: Study
Higher metal concentration in Moon's craters provides new insights to its origin
IIT-K develops new micro porous film
NASA appoints new space station programme manager
NASA wants SLS rocket boosters for 6 more Artemis missions
Study provides evidence on link between air pollution & early death
NASA video shows 10-year time lapse of Sun in 61 minutes
NASA to pay you Rs 26 lakh for designing a space toilet for Moon
Scientists decode why people can't recall familiar names at times
  • Scientists decode why people can't recall familiar names at times(16:58)
    New York, June 26 (IANS) Most of us know that feeling of trying to retrieve a memory that does not come right away and neuroscientists have now identified different sets of individual neurons which help us retrieve memories when required, a hallmark of the human brain's flexibility.
Covid-19 linked to altered mental state, other brain issues