While the health hazards from ionising radiation are well-established and include radiation sickness, cancer and genetic damage, the evidence of health risks to humans from non-ionising radiation remains limited.
An unexpectedly strong solar storm hit Mars this month, sparking a global aurora and doubling radiation levels on the red planet, Nasa scientists say
Even small doses of X rays can be damaging for your heart's health.
In a one-of-its-kind decision, the Supreme Court ordered to shut down a mobile phone tower on the ground after a 42-year-old man claimed that the electromagnetic radiation from the tower afflicted him with cancer, says a Times of India report.
A nuclear plant northern France was rocked by an explosion on Thursday morning, French authorities said today, adding that there was no leak of radiation.
NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope has captured a new image of Pandora's Cluster, or Abell 2744, which will allow astronomers to study the distant universe. The Pandora’s Cluster is a giant galaxy cluster resulting from the
Scientists have made a new material that can effeciently block electromagnetic waves discharging from mobile phones, televisions, microwave ovens and other appliances. Researchers led by Gu Jong-min from the Korea Institute of Science and Techno
108 mobile towers found exceeding radiation limits in three years, no evidence of health consequence: govt New Delhi: A total of 108 cell phone towers were found exceeding prescribed radiation limits in the last three
Amateur astronomers have discovered a new exotic binary star system, which consists of a rapidly spinning white dwarf star, lashing the companion red dwarf star with high-energy particles. This is causing the entire system
Kakrapar atomic power plant shut down after snag, no radiation threat
Who doesn't wish - a beautiful, glowing face with a peaceful mind just every morning?Indeed, each one of us but only if it was that simple!Forget the glowing skin and radiant face, the erratic lifestyle
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday segregated the issues of illegality and criminality arising out of the controversial taped conversations of former corporate lobbyist Niira Radia with others and decided to first hear right
New Delhi: Terming cancer as a detective story, renowned oncologist and Pulitzer award winner Sidharth Mukherjee on Monday said that there is no prevalent evidence that radiations from cellphones and mobile towers cause cancer. “I think
New Delhi: Croatia-based startup WTFJeans has launched an upgraded version of its iPhone-friendly jeans. The WTFJeans 3 is still a microfiber-lined, iPhone-friendly pocket. Two of its pockets are optimized for the iPhone 4, 4S, 5 and
New Delhi: CBI has recently examined a senior journalist in connection with its probe into tapped conversations of lobbyist Niira Radia. The sources said the journalist working with a television channel was called in connection
New Delhi: CBI today registered eight more preliminary enquiries (PEs) in connection with issues related to intercepted phone calls of lobbyist Niira Radia against former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda, Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) and
New Delhi: CBI today commenced its probe into four issues in connection with the tapped conversations of lobbyist Niira Radia with various high-profile individuals as part of its separate preliminary enquiries (PE) in 14 related
New Delhi: Favours allegedly shown to top corporate houses like Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries Ltd, his brother Anil Ambani's ADAG group, Tatas, working of touts, kickbacks in aviation sector, manipulation of Unitech's stocks and illegal