Scientists have found that there is low probability of the existence of the mysterious ‘Planet Nine’, a Neptune-mass world that may circle our Sun at a distance of about 64 billion to 225 billion km.
Researchers pinpoint gene for beak-size and track how it changed during a severe drought.
Richard “Dick” Levins, communist and distinguished Marxist scientist, died on Jan. 19 at the age of 85. He was a population geneticist, mathematical ecologist and philosopher of science.
Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have pinpointed the area of the brain responsible for recognising human facial expressions. The area is on the right side of the brain behind the ear, i
By 3D bio-printing an ink containing human cells, researchers have now found a way to produce cartilage tissue damaged by injuries or age.Athletes, the elderly and others who suffer from injuries
As part of his ongoing research, Dr. Davidson last year connected French monk Matthieu Ricard to 256 sensors and asked him to meditate on compassion. The scans of his brain showed an extraordinary level of gamma waves (activity linked to consciousness, learning and memory),“levels never reported before in the neuroscience literature”, the scientist said.
The left prefrontal cortex also saw increased activity, proof of a larger capacity for “happiness.”