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Right ‘bent’ of mind!

Natasha, an alumnus of Stanford University who is armed with an industrial engineering degree from the US, is a serial entrepreneur.

12 May 2019 12:48 AM

United by music

Slum kids along with the students of Stanford University staged a 60 minute-mime act at NCPA.

30 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

Indian-Australian Akshay Venkatesh wins ‘Nobel of mathematics’ Fields medal

The Fields medals are awarded every four years to the most promising mathematicians under the age of 40.

02 Aug 2018 9:28 AM

Sticky patch with sweat sensor can monitor stress levels

The stretchy, rectangular sensor around a membrane specifically binds only to cortisol.

22 Jul 2018 2:41 PM

Calm, composed candidates less favoured in job interviews: Study

People's behaviour can be influenced by the emotional states they value and want to feel.

08 Jul 2018 3:27 PM


Complexities of a concussion!

Here is what a new study has found.

01 Apr 2018 11:58 AM

Carbs, fat, DNA? Weight loss is finicky, new study shows

Gene analyses identified variations linked with how the body processes fats or carbohydrates.

21 Feb 2018 4:59 PM

Fifteen genes that shape our face identified

In the past, scientists selected specific features, including the distance between the eyes or the width of the mouth.

20 Feb 2018 11:59 AM

Scientists create first human-sheep hybrids

Research could pave way for organs to be grown in animals for transplant even providing a cure for diabetes.

19 Feb 2018 4:14 PM

Migraine may increase risk of heart attack, stroke: study

People with migraine often use anti- inflammatory drugs, which are associated with increased risks of heart problems.

01 Feb 2018 8:04 PM


Cancer 'vaccine' found effective in mice

In effect, these T cells are "prescreened" by the body to recognise only cancer-specific proteins, researchers said.

01 Feb 2018 4:30 PM

New tech can predict time of death

The programme has been developed by researchers at Stanford University.

22 Jan 2018 8:48 PM

Bad eyesight sign of dementia risk: study

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18 Aug 2017 2:22 PM

A robot that can grow!

Stanford researchers develop a new type of soft, growing robot.

21 Jul 2017 11:33 AM

US: Iran-born first woman to win Fields Medal dies at 40 after fighting cancer

Mirzakhani's friend announced her death on Saturday on Instagram, and her relatives confirmed her death to the Mehr agency in Iran.

16 Jul 2017 8:54 AM


Muslim teen writes 'BlackLivesMatter' 100 times, gets into Stanford University

He proudly tweeted his answer and his acceptance letter to the prestigious American university, which boasts 20 applications per place.

05 Apr 2017 8:03 PM