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10 atoms thick heat shield to guard electronic devices

The thinner heat shields will enable engineers to make electronic devices even more compact than those we have today.

22 Aug 2019 7:42 AM

Elephants beat the heat with watermelon and cucumbers

Elephants keep cool with watermelon, cucumber at Mathura centre.

24 Jun 2019 10:31 AM

This gadget can chill your beer from room temperature to ice-cold in a minute

This 500-rpm BlueQuench Qooler is about to appear on Indiegogo and can help you through this sweltering summer.

17 Apr 2019 2:45 PM

Heat puts Mumbaikars in sick bay

Change in climate had given rise to viral infections such as fever, dehydration and dysentery, said general physician Dr Dilip Patil.

01 Oct 2018 2:36 AM

Here are 13 steps for hair care during monsoon

Monsoon is interspersed with times of heat and humidity which wrecks havoc on hair.

28 Jul 2018 12:33 PM


Thinking skills may suffer on hot days

Heat waves have detrimental effects in young healthy adults too.

12 Jul 2018 6:47 PM

Soaring temperatures may up risk of workplace injuries: Study

The information was analysed in relation to the daily temperatures in the province where each injury occurred.

11 Jun 2018 7:02 PM

Bizarre: Woman cooks crispy fish on car hood in 40 degrees weather

Boiling heat in China has allowed a woman to cook fish on her car hood.

07 Jun 2018 3:17 PM

Climate change may be responsible for lightning-ignited fires

Climate change is amplifying climate-fire teleconnections.

05 Jun 2018 3:47 PM

Cars can reach deadly temperatures in 1 hour under the sun

A person's age and other factors affect how and when heat become deadly.

27 May 2018 10:14 AM


Earth may become 4 degrees warmer by 2084, says study

Increase translates to more annual and seasonal warming over land than over ocean, with significant warming in Arctic, researchers said.

24 May 2018 6:47 PM

Beat the heat with some lychee treat

Lychees are rich in antioxidant vitamin C, with more than 100 per cent of the recommended daily amount of vitamin C in one cup.

22 May 2018 3:27 PM

88 per cent Delhiites suffer from Vitamin D deficiency, finds survey

According to the ASSOCHAM, majority of Delhi's population has a Vitamin D level, which is less than normal.

14 Apr 2018 10:21 AM

Mumbai feels the heat at 35 degree Celsius

The IMD has attributed the hot weather conditions in the city to the setting in of warmer easterly winds.

26 Feb 2018 2:07 AM

Find out how extreme heat can cause death

Most at risk are elderly, people living in socioeconomic disadvantage, workers, and athletes who play outdoors.

20 Feb 2018 11:21 AM


Yeast rises and overflows out of truck on US highway due to heat

The temperature activated the yeast in the truck carrying dough leading to the situataion.

27 Jul 2017 6:01 PM

Respite temporary, heat to rise during weekend

Temperatures may approach 43ºC in the national capital soon.

12 Apr 2017 2:52 AM

Heat radiation from rocks sizzled Bhira at 46.5 deg C: IMD

This is the first time that the temperature has risen beyond 46.5 deg C in Bhira, where the mercury generally hovers around 40 deg C in summer.

03 Apr 2017 2:25 AM

No El Nino? No problem. Earth sizzles to near record heat

It was also the second hottest winter in the northern hemisphere on record.

18 Mar 2017 10:44 AM

World's most heat resistant material found

Researchers from Imperial College London discovered that the melting point of hafnium carbide is the highest ever recorded for a material.

26 Dec 2016 8:09 AM