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Climate scientists fear tipping points

Leaders may be going into the UN climate summit in Glasgow with the do-or-die goal of limiting global warming at 1.5 degrees Celsius, but breaching that cap is not what keeps scientists awake at night

Climate scientists fear tipping points

US scientists David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian win Nobel Medicine Prize

US scientists David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian on Monday won the Nobel Medicine Prize for discoveries on receptors for temperature and touch, the jury said

screen displaying the winners of the 2021 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine David Julius (L) and Ardem Patapoutian, during a press conference at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden, on 4 October, 2021

Study suggest giraffes are highly socially complex species

This is comparable to other species with highly complex social structures and cooperative care, such as elephants and killer whales which spend 23 per cent and 35 per cent of their lives in a ...

Study suggest giraffes are highly socially complex species

3 Bangladeshi women among top 100 Asian scientists

Three Bangladeshi women scientists have made it to the list of “best and brightest 100 Asian scientists” for their contribution in research

3 Bangladeshi women among top 100 Asian scientists

NASA SpaceX Crew-2 set for launch on 22 April

US space agency NASA is set to launch SpaceX Crew Dragon second flight to the International Space Station on 22 April, it said.

NASA SpaceX Crew-2 set for launch on 22 April

Climate change makes Indian monsoon stronger, more erratic: Study

Climate change is making India's monsoon stronger and more chaotic, scientists said Wednesday, warning of potential severe consequences for food, farming and the economy affecting nearly a fifth of ...

Climate change makes Indian monsoon stronger, more erratic: Study

Do octopuses have dreams?

An octopus named Marshmallow lies at rest at the bottom of her tank, suddenly shifting in color from a pale white-green to brown and then orange, as her muscles twitch, suckers contract and her ...

Do octopuses have dreams?

DU Physics dept. professor Muhtasham Hussain dies

Muhtasham Hussain, a retired professor of Physics pepartment at Dhaka University, passed away on Saturday

DU Physics dept. professor Muhtasham Hussain dies

Senior Indian space scientist alleges attempts to murder him

I was poisoned with deadly Arsenic Trioxide on 23rd May 2017, during promotion interview from Sci/Eng SF to SG in ISRO HQ at Bangalore. Fatal dose was probably mixed with chutney along with Dosai, in ...

Senior Indian space scientist alleges attempts to murder him

Fruity energy, spidery lenses: Nature-inspired solutions in 2020

Climate change and biodiversity loss are laying bare our dependence on the natural world for everything from the food we eat to the air we breathe

Dew drops on spider’s web announce the coming of winter in the hill tracts. Baghaichhari, Rangamati, 5 October 2020
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