Researchers have presented an extensive statistical estimation of the damage caused by firearms worldwide.
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200 scientists and 73 research institutions from 20 countries have sequenced the entire genome of the bread wheat (Triticum aestivum), it took them 13 years to accomplish.
Study from National Institute for Advanced Studies, Bangalore, documents some astounding facts about India’s ancient metallurgical processes
Data obtained from passengers in public transport vehicles helps improve the accuracy of measuring geolocation.
Henrietta Lacks was just 31 years old when she passed away in October of 1951, succumbing to a short battle with cervical cancer. A poor, African-American tobacco farmer, her life and death was a quiet affair, perhaps most felt by her five young children and the widower she left behind.
Urbanisation and agricultural intensification alter rainwater draining and soil movement, says a study from IIT Bombay.
Angiosperms, or flowering plants as they are commonly known, dominate the plant kingdom with over a whopping 3.5 lakh species. Unlike the bisexual plants that are predominant, where both the reproductive structures are present in the same flower of the plant, some have the male and female flowers in different plants. Such plants are called dioecious plants, and there are over 15,600 species of them across the world. Many of these plants have been used traditionally as food, medicine and timber for over thousands of years.
Researchers from American university explore the reasons behind urban improvement through the ages.
An international team of scientists study how temperature over India has changed over the span of 7 decades and point of the role of geography in changing temperatures.