Scientists find link between mutation rate and size

Researchers have found a link between mutation rate—how quickly the DNA sequence changes—and genome size. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu CM greets Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo on Nobel win

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today congratulated Indian-American Abhijit Banerjee and his wife Esther Duflo for winning the 2019 Nobel Economics prize, and recalled the State government’s association with the organisation they are involved. Continue Reading

India-Pakistan nuclear war may kill 125 mn people: Study

As many as 125 million people may die immediately if India and Pakistan engaged in a nuclear war, and plunge the world into a ”nuclear winter” that could lead to global climate catastrophe, according to a study. Continue Reading