Science

25 Oct 2021

Study Shows Elephants evolving to be tuskless in Response to Years of Ivory Poaching

Study Shows Elephants evolving to be tuskless in Response to Years of Ivory Poaching

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Long-time Chief Executive Officer Ben Silbermann of Pinterest would step down, handing over the reins of the social media platform to Google...

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Google executive to take over as a new CEO of Pinterest

Top accounting firm Ernst & Young has been slammed with a record $100 million fine from the US government...

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Accounting firm gets 100 million fine for faulty regulations

The Indian rupee slipped into a fresh low today and extended losses against the US dollar.

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The rupee tumbled to a new low against the dollar in the midst of an increase in crude oil price

Wall Street saw a sharp fall at its closing in a broad sell-off. Consumers' worries over recession have sparked up...

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Wall Street Lose Balance after recession strikes growth fear among consumers’

Soaring inflation may be pushing the US economy into a deep recession. Last week's 0.75% interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve...

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Inflation ringing the recession bell - Mohammed Shaheen

Scientists have found over 11 variations of microorganisms in Siberia’s permafrost which have shown resistant to antibiotics. Other risks pointed out by scientists include the by-products of fossil fuels and metal deposits which can lead to contamination of water as well as land. Diego Fernandez from ESA stated, “Research being conducted as part of the ESA-NASA Arctic Methane and Permafrost Challenge within our science for society program is vital to understanding the science of the changing arctic. Thawing permafrost clearly poses huge challenges, but more research is needed. NASA and ESA are joining forces to foster scientific collaboration across the Atlantic to ensure we develop solid science and knowledge so that decision-makers are armed with the correct information to help address these issues.”