SCIENTISTS

  • Innovations are meant to come in market not at home, says young scientists November 19, 2014

    From a multi-fuel engine vehicle to a smart wheelchair to help the differently-abled, 100 innovators and innovations. A glimpse ahead on attempts to promote innovators. ...
  • Former PM Manmohan Singh congratulates ISRO, says Mangalyaan a proud tribute to India's scientists September 24, 2014

    Former prime minister of India Manmohan Singh congratulated ISRO on the successful entry of Mangalyaan into the Mars orbit. Singh also lauded the efforts and hard work of ISRO's scientists and said that Mangalyaan is a tribute to all of them. ...
  • Watch: Scientists answer people's questions on Mangalyaan September 24, 2014

    India has become the first country in the world to put satellite around Mars in the first attempt. People from all over call as scientists answer their queries on Mangalyaan. ...
  • Mangalyaan proves India's self-reliance, say ISRO scientists September 24, 2014

    The Mangalyaan mission proves India's self-reliance. "I have always wanted to work for ISRO. It is a proud moment for us. We have achieved this in the first attempt," said an excited ISRO scientist. ...
  • PSLVC25 will leave earth's orbit within 2030 days: Madhavan November 5, 2013

    After the launch of India's Mars Mission from Sriharikota, former ISRO chairman G Madhavan Nair said the scientists will carry a check out of the spacecraft and then the rocket engine will be fired. He added PSLVC25 would leave the earth's orbit within 2030 days. ...
  • Mount Kilimanjaro Dash for Andy Murray July 9, 2013

    Whilst Andy Murray was making history on centre court of Wimbledon on Sunday another Andy Murray, also from Scotland, began his own remarkable journey. ...
  • I was targeted may be because I am a Muslim: Terror suspect former DRDO scientist March 6, 2013

    Aijaz Ahmed Mirza was released from the Bangalore central jail on Tuesday. ...
  • Eureka movement at CERN? July 4, 2012

    The 50 year old hunt for the God particle could be over. ...
  • Have never completely lost hope: Khaleel Chishty April 11, 2012

    Ailing Pakistani scientist Mohammed Khaleel Chishty was released on bail from Ajmer jail in a twodecadeold murder case. ...
  • Kashmir clones world's first Pashmina goat March 17, 2012

    It took two years of research for the Kashmir scientists to clone the goat. ...
  • Will ISRO controversy affect morale of Indian scientists? January 30, 2012

    Former ISRO chief G Madhavan Nair has written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh over the AntixDevas controversy. ...
  • Scientists prove Einstein's theory of relativity wrong? November 20, 2011

    Scientists, who in September said they discovered subatomic particles can travel faster than light, have fine tuned their experiment and the result seems to confirm the startling finding. ...
  • Are Super Moon and super tragedies connected? March 18, 2011

    The world is coming to an end. Or maybe not. An American astrologer says the moon will trigger natural disasters on Saturday night. ...
  • Watch the best Indian scientists October 21, 2010

    They are our superstars of science and they have been awarded India's highest scientific award. ...
  • Astrologers, scientists faceoff on solar eclipse January 16, 2010

    New Delhi: While many witnessed the longest solar eclipse of the century on Friday, there were others who had given into their superstitious beliefs. Pregnant women were advised not to see the eclipse directly, eating food in the open during the eclipse was deemed harmful. While astrologers backed their beliefs,...
  • India at 9: The Indian Gene decoded December 10, 2009

    The Indian Gene decoded. CNNIBN spoke to the scientists who made that possible. ...
  • Making a big bang: Indians rewrite laws of nature December 1, 2009

    The Big Bang Experiment has just broken a world record. It's smashing atom particles against each other at energies of over 1.2 Terra Electron Volts. Put simply, if you hit a wall with that sort of energy, you'd smack it with the combined power of more than a few trucks....
  • AQ Khan's letter spills Pak's nuclear secrets September 21, 2009

    Tainted Pakistani nuclear scientist AQ Khan has spilled the beans on the army and goverment's role in selling nuclear secrets to Iran, North Korea and China. He made those startling disclosures in a letter written to his dutch wife in 2003. ...
  • Scientists find plant growing in man's lungs in Russia April 15, 2009

    A plant growing in your lungs? Now this bit of news is absolutely incredible, Scientists in Russia's Ural's region were stunned while operating on a 28 year old man for lung cancer. What they thought was a deadly cancerous tumor , was actually a 5cmlong spruce plant that was growing...