As more people take vitamin D supplements, there has been concern that more people could experience toxic effects from very high vitamin D levels. But a new study shows that people rarely experience harmful side effects when taking large amounts of vitam
The social media site, Facebook, can be an effective tool for connecting with new and old friends.
Like glucometers and pregnancy tests have revolutionized in-home diagnostic testing, scientists of Florida Atlantic University have developed a new biosensing platform that could be used to remotely detect and determine treatment options for HIV, E-coli,
Water is the foundation of life and still today, all around the world, far too many people spend their entire day searching for safe and drinking water. You heare and see so many articles related to water its quality, shortage of safe and drinking water.
Sun is the primary driver of life on Earth and is equated like a GOD in mythologies all over the world. The Sun is always active. It has weather. It has storms. And its storms can affect Earth's weather. Storms brew on the sun when pent-up energy from ta
Noah's Ark might be a Biblical tale, but Russia is trying to recreate it as a DNA databank. The Moscow State University received a scientific grant to start the project Noah's Ark.
One of nature's fascinating questions is how zebras got their stripes. A team of life scientists led by UCLA's Brenda Larison has found at least part of the answer: The amount and intensity of striping can be best predicted by the temperature of the envir
Bacteria communicate by means of chemical signals and can develop common characteristics through this "agreement" and also develop their potential pathogenic effects in this way
A new study from Lund University in Sweden indicates that inherited viruses that are millions of years old play an important role in building up the complex networks that characterise the human brain.
HRD minister Smriti Irani on 23 th Nov 2014 visited an astrologer in Rajasthan to know what the future held for her. The visit sparked a debate on whether the Union minister for premier institutions like IITs and IIMs should be promoting scientific think