1. Science & Technology

Science & Technology

Captain Gopichand, five others set to fly to edge of space aboard Blue Origin mission

New Delhi: Captain Gopichand Thotakura, along with five others, is set to fly to the edge of space on Blue Origin’s crewed flight mission on Sunday evening. The launch window by billionaire Jeff Bezos-owned space…

Indian pilot to tour space on Blue Origin’s next flight on May 19

New Delhi: Captain Gopichand Thotakura, a pilot, is set to become the first Indian to travel to the edge of space on Blue Origin’s next flight on May 19, the company announced on Thursday. He…

Covaxin shows excellent safety track record: Bharat Biotech on study citing risks

New Delhi: Several studies on Covaxin have demonstrated an excellent safety track record, said Bharat Biotech on Thursday, after a study raised concerns of stroke and Guillain-Barre syndrome (rare autoimmune disorder that affects the nerves)…

Blood proteins that may predict cancer 7 years earlier identified

New Delhi: UK scientists have identified blood proteins linked to 19 different types of cancer, which could predict the deadly disease at least seven years before diagnosis. The scientists from the Oxford Population Health in…

Study finds AI chatbots feed our own bias back to us

New York: Artificial Intelligence (AI) chatbots are increasingly inclined to echo the views of people who use them, according to US researchers who found that platforms limit what information they share depending on who is…

Why do ICMR-NIN’s new dietary guidelines advise against protein supplements?

New Delhi: Protein supplements, which come with added sugars and additives, may harm the kidneys and bones and are not required for healthy people, said experts on Tuesday, even as the ICMR-NIN’s new dietary guidelines…

Indian IT sector sees resurgence in contractual hiring, talent demand for AI-driven tech roles

New Delhi: The growing talent demand for emerging technologies driven by artificial intelligence (AI) and resurgence in contractual hiring in India have mitigated the recent turbulence in the technology ecosystem, experts said on Thursday, ahead…

1st human implanted with Neuralink brain chip completes 100 days: Musk

New Delhi: Elon Musk on Thursday said his brain-computer interface company Neuralink has achieved 100 successful days with the first human implanted with a brain chip. Noland Arbaugh, the first participant of the ‘PRIME’ study,…

China’s Chang’e-6 enters lunar orbit after near-moon braking

Beijing: China’s Chang’e-6 lunar probe has successfully entered its circumlunar orbit, the China National Space Administration (CNSA) said on Wednesday. According to the CNSA, at 10:12 a.m. (local time) on Wednesday, Chang’e-6 successfully performed a…

Scientists find potential treatment target for leading cause of blindness

New Delhi: US scientists have found answers to why treatment for neovascular age-related macular degeneration (AMD) — a leading cause of blindness — does not benefit all; and also developed a potential antibody treatment. AMD…

WP2Social Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com