Controlled burning of woodlands can be an effective tool for enriching the land and ecology. Dipanjan Ghosh looks at the possibilities

Cold nuclear fusion has been observed during a recent experiment. If this holds ground, energy harnessing process would become much easier

Scientists have discovered that nature may be slowly scrubbing the lower portion of the river Hudson of its pollution. During a year long study of the river's lower estuary, scientists from the

Scientists in India have created a new vaccine for anthrax, which they say could be less toxic and more effective than the one that is currently available. The alternative has been developed by a

A range of internet enabled software tools that will help control the spread of the anopheles mosquito

Scientists have demonstrated that undifferentiated human embryonic stem cells can be turned into blood cells. The work, conducted at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA, demonstrates that

Marine life is a source for future medicines

Kerala shows the way by going for a decentralised method to protect its unique biodiversity

Methanol can become a low cost, housewife friendly fuel

A burst of radiation from a distant star smashed into the Earth's upper atmosphere