Albert Einstein

  • Astronomers discover echoes from expansion after Big Bang 18-03-2014 07:58 AM

    New York: Astronomers announced on Monday that they had discovered what many consider the holy grail of their field: ripples in the fabric of space-time that are echoes of the massive expansion of the universe that took place just after the Big Bang. Predicted by Albert Einstein nearly a century...
  • Four-year-old UK boy has same IQ as Einstein 13-03-2014 06:03 PM

    A four-year-old boy in the UK, believed to have the same IQ as physicist Albert Einstein, has become the youngest member of an exclusive genius club which has just 85 members worldwide. Sherwyn Sarabi, from Barnsley, South Yorkshire, stunned psychologists after scoring more than 160 in an IQ test. Already...
  • New intra-vaginal ring may prevent HIV in women 29-09-2013 02:15 PM

    A new easy-to-use intra-vaginal ring filled with an anti-retroviral drug could be extremely effective at preventing the deadly HIV in women, a new study has found. The ring is easy to use, long lasting, and recently has demonstrated a 100 per cent success rate protecting primates from the simian immunodeficiency...
  • New York college claims Vitamin C kills drug resistant tuberculosis 04-06-2013 10:44 AM

    Mumbai: An unexpected discovery at a New York medical college reveals that Vitamin C can kill drug resistant forms of tuberculosis. This comes as a huge relief for India as the country grapples with the world's fifth highest TB deaths. The discovery has the potential to change the way tuberculosis,...
  • Scientists decode why Einstein was a genius 16-11-2012 04:54 PM

    Washington: Physicist Albert Einstein's brain had an "extraordinary" prefrontal cortex - unlike those of most people - which may have contributed to his remarkable genius, a new study has claimed. According to the study led by Florida State University evolutionary anthropologist Dean Falk, portions of Einstein's brain have been found...
  • Third of UK children think Einstein is a reality TV star 29-10-2012 03:35 PM

    London: A third of primary school children in the UK believe Albert Einstein is a reality TV star and one-fourth of them think Stephen Hawking is a hairdresser, a new study has found. However, 68 per cent were correctly able to identify Mark Zuckerberg as the founder of social networking...
  • Kerala varsity wanted Albert Einstein to be VC 03-01-2012 07:58 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Decades before India embarked on its quest for superpower status, the tiny princely state of Travancore aimed it high in higher education and even made an unsuccessful bid to enlist the services of great physicist Albert Einstein as Vice Chancellor of its fledgling university for a monthly pay of...
  • Scientists prove Einstein's theory of relativity wrong? 20-11-2011 02:12 PM

    Scientists, who in September said they discovered sub-atomic particles can travel faster than light, have fine tuned their experiment and the result seems to confirm the startling finding. ...
  • Scientists find particles faster than light 24-09-2011 09:23 AM

    New Delhi: Nothing travels faster than light, that is one of Physics' most basic laws. Now scientists say they have seen something that can and that can prove that Einstein could actually have been wrong. Scientists at the CERN Nuclear research centre in Geneva fired neutrinos, which are tiny sub...
  • Einstein's manuscript at Shanghai expo 07-05-2010 01:13 PM

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  • Einstein's paradox solved by Indian? 18-02-2007 01:47 PM

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