COVID-19 vaccine activates antibodies that target parts of the virus: Study

Washington [US], July 5 (ANI): Considering the speculation about whether the SARS-CoV-2 vaccine can reawaken previous antibody responses and pave the way to a universal coronavirus vaccine, new research on a COVID-19 vaccine's antibody response suggest...

Temperature-resilient batteries work well in extreme weather conditions

Washington [US], July 5 (ANI): According to a new study, engineers from the University of California San Diego have discovered that lithium-ion batteries perform well in extreme weather conditions while packing a lot of energy. The researchers also…

No evidence of life on Venus found yet: Study

Washington [US], July 5 (ANI): According to a new study, the unusual behaviour of sulphur in Venus' atmosphere cannot be explained by an 'aerial' form of extra-terrestrial life.Researchers from the University of Cambridge used a combination of biochemi...

Study: Blinking gamma ray bursts are explained by falling stardust and unsteady jets

Washington [US], July 5 (ANI): Astrophysicists have developed the first 3D simulation of the entire evolution of a jet from its birth by a rotating black hole to its emission far from the collapsing star.Simulation shows that as…

In novel idea about brain connections, cosmological thinking meets neuroscience

Washington [US], July 5 (ANI): A collaboration between a former cosmologist and a computational neuroscientist generated a new way to identify essential connections between brain cells.Tirthabir Biswas had a successful career as a theoretical high-ener...

Research shows how alcohol changes brain activity differently for male and female mice

Washington [US], July 4 (ANI): According to new research published in eNeuro, Alcohol is seen to alter synchronized brain activity in the amygdala of mice, but differently for male and female mice.Alcohol misuse often goes hand-in-hand with anxiety…

Research proposes a new live-attenuated influenza A vaccine approach to degrade viral proteins

Beijing [China], July 4 (ANI): A research team led by Prof. SI Longlong from the Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology (SIAT) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences has proposed a new live-attenuated influenza vaccine approach -- generating proteolysis...

Study reveals how Earth’s energy imbalance is essential to prevent global warming

Washington [US], July 4 (ANI): According to a recent study, a group of researchers found that the imbalance of energy on Earth is the most important indicator in order to determine the size and effects of climate change.The…

Nature used 57 recipes to create Earth’s 10,500-plus ‘mineral kinds’

Washington [US], July 4 (ANI): A 15-year study details the origins and diversity of every known mineral on Earth, a landmark body of work that will help reconstruct the history of life on Earth, guide the search for…

Study: Usage of microbes to make supercharged new rocket fuel

Washington [US], July 4 (ANI): Researchers have found that extracting drawing features from a combination of five drawing tasks rather than from any single task alone leads to a more accurate classification of people with normal cognition, mild…

Birds optimize their landing maneuvers for accurate descent : Research

Washington [US], July 4 (ANI): A new research from the Oxford Flight Group using computer simulations and Hollywood-style motion capture shows how birds optimise their landing manoeuvres for an accurate descent.Researchers at the University of Oxford h...

Study: Dinosaurs takes over amid ice not warmth

Washington [US], July 4 (ANI): A new study of ancient mass extinction suggests that ancient high latitudes, to which early dinosaurs were largely relegated, regularly froze over, and that the creatures adapted an apparent key to their later…

New study reveals climate change in oceanwater might impact mangrove dispersal

Washington [US], July 3 (ANI): According to the results of Dr. Tom Van der Stocken from VUB Biology Department study suggest that in the 21st century, mangrove forests have experienced changes in ocean surface temperature, salinity, and density…

Study reveals how heat waves could lead to avian population decline

Washington [US], July 3(ANI): According to a recent on how heat impacts the behaviour and physiology of Zebra finches revealed that heat altered the activity of hundreds of genes in the testis, but fewer in the brain, also…

Research shows women have more brain changes after menopause

Washington [US], July 3 (ANI): Postmenopausal women may have more brain biomarkers called white matter hyperintensities than premenopausal women or men of the same age, according to a new study funded by the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases...

Surgery can be avoided for children with rare skull tumor: Study

Washington [US], July 3 (ANI): A group of researchers has discovered during a recent study that surgery can be avoided in children with a rare tumor case of the skull.The research was done by researchers from Cornell Medicine,…

Research suggests doctors prescribe fewer painkillers during nightshifts than during day

Washington [US], July 3 (ANI): Physicians are 20 to 30 per cent less likely to prescribe an analgesic during nightshifts (compared to daytime shifts) and prescribed fewer painkillers than were generally recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO...

Scientists find humans in loop guide robots find their way

Houston [US], July 3 (ANI): Robots cannot see past barriers, much like humans. To reach where they're going, they occasionally require a little assistance. Rice University engineers have created a technique that enables people to assist robots in…

Researchers simulate defence test against potential asteroid impacts on Earth

Washington [US], July 2 (ANI): NASA's Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART) mission is the world's first full-scale planetary defence test against potential asteroid impacts on Earth. Researchers now show that instead of leaving behind a relatively s...

Scientists find the factors influencing behaviour of whale shark

Washington [US], July 2 (ANI): A new research led by scientists from the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, the Anderson Cabot Center for Ocean Life and the University of Panama revealed that the globe-trotter is the largest fish in…

CSIO opens its doors to all at the National Science Day

Central Scientific Instruments Organisation(CSIO) celebrated “National Science Day” on Friday, hosting an Open Day. All the labs were kept open for the general public at noon. Around 1000 visitors, including…