Advances in imaging should lead to better care, prompt diagnosis and improved outcomes, but this can only happen if the physicians listens to the patient instead of worrying about filling forms and ticking boxes. Sanchita Sharma writes.
Two US astronauts today stepped outside the International Space Station for the first of three spacewalks to fix a broken equipment cooling system, NASA said.
French biomedical firm Carmat on Friday said it had begun the first human trial of its prototype artificial heart, which aims at overcoming shortages of organs available for transplant.
New York City has voted to extend its strict smoking ban to e-cigarettes, barring them from bars, restaurants, parks, beaches and other public places.
MIT scientists have developed a new technique to measure the mass of exoplanets, which can help determine if any of these far-off worlds are habitable.
The T-shirt, called Silic, is embedded with superhydrophobic nanotechnology, which uses microscopic structures to repel water-based liquids by forming a layer of air between the fabric and liquid molecules.
Iran said today it has successfully sent a monkey into space for a second time, part of an ambitious program aimed at manned space flight.
It is a widely accepted fact that women are ahead of men when it comes to multi-tasking. But a new study by an Indian researcher will help unveil the truth behind this.
India’s maiden mission to Mars, Mangalyaan, crossed the distance of Moon’s orbit on Monday morning, becoming the farthest object sent into space by India.
A comet that gained an earthly following because of its bright tail visible from space was initially declared dead after essentially grazing the sun. Now, there is a silver of hope that Comet ISON may have survived.