When scientists pored over data from satellites, they found whirlpools of water moving in strange directions, and ten times faster than they usually do.
Astronomers have thought powerful cosmic explosions called short gamma ray bursts could be the handiwork of colliding neutron stars. A new study says not so quickly.
Scientists recently discovered an ‘underwater rainforest’ off the coast of Brazil, near where the Amazon enters the Atlantic, and its existence has already started facing threats.
The researchers have now set their sights on developing software to calculate optimum fertiliser amounts for crop fields given other cultivation parameters.
At a conference at Bharathidasan University, Trichy, women scientists talked about the constraints they face, striking a work-life balance and the need for institutional gender equality programmes.