In what could be called a major breakthrough, scientists claim to have developed a voice test which can predict Parkinson's disease years earlier in people.
10 Sep 2008: CERN successfully fired the first protons around the entire tunnel circuit in stages.
With a budget of 9 billion US dollars, the LHC is the most expensive scientific experiment in human history.
The fabled human spare parts kit may someday become a reality, thanks to scientists who claim to have discovered a gene, which could allow re-growing of damaged body parts.
To figure out a better treatment for depression and de-addiction, there is still a lot to be understood about the brain, said Professor Eric Nestler, director of the Brain Institute at the Mount Sinai Medical Centre, New York on Tuesday.
Weeds have evolved a new form of resistance to the world's most important herbicide, glyphosate, according to the latest research.
In a discovery that can help explain how bacteria infect their hosts, American scientists have claimed that a single atom of calcium controls their movement.
Four hundred years ago today (January 7, 1610) Galileo Galilie made a profound discovery which changed Man's view of the universe for all times to come.
T-rays are more penetrating than X-rays and are likely to replace the latter in locating terror bombs or illegal drugs, says new research.
Scientists at the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) have named a new insect they discovered after their current director general, Mangla Rai. Satyen Mohapatra reports.
NASA is counting down for the second day in a row in hopes of launching its new, experimental rocket.
March 2009: A newly identified type of microRNA could tackle aggressive cancers by helping to kill off their cells...
One hundred and fifty years ago, English biologist Charles Darwin deduced our simian ancestor. The legendary scientist first published his seminal work On the Origin of Species on 24th November 1859, which provided compelling evidence that all species of life have evolved over time from common ancestors. HT Correspondent reports.
NASA has successfully steered an empty rocket hull into the moon's south pole in a search for hidden ice. The intentional crash is the first and bigger of two planned collisions that are expected to kick up miles of lunar dust.
Here is a list of US winners of the Nobel Medicine Prize, awarded Monday to three US scientists, Carol Greider, Jack Szostak and Elizabeth Blackburn, who is also an Australian citizen