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Meet Charles Darwin's great grand daughter

Ruth Padel is the great, great grand daughter of Charles Darwin. She is also a wellknown British poet, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and a Fellow of the Zoological Society of......

The Vatican votes for Charles Darwin

In a surprising move, the Vatican has come out in defence of Charles Darwin's theory of evolution, saying it is perfectly compatible with the Bible's description of how God created the universe.In......

Sociologist Shiv Visvanathan: Youth were not protesting against rape but indifference

'Anyone of them could have been the girl. So in a way it had what I call the 'rakhi effect'. Everyone felt the rape victim could have been my sister and everyone felt that could have been......

'Missing link' fossil unveiled in Norway

A top-level international team of scientists, led by palaeontologist Dr Jorn Hurum of Oslo University's National History Museum, has unveiled an almost perfectly preserved ancient primate fossil......

Cambridge to honour J C Bose with plaque

Britain's Cambridge University will put up a special memorial plaque in honour of its almuni, Indian scientist Jagdish Chandra Bose, to mark the Nobel Laureate's 150th birth anniversary.Bose will......

Good things from bad motives?

Today we use statistical methods for purposes as computing GDP & planning healthcare & education, but statistical methods originated with much darker motives, says Ajit BalakrishnanIf you ever......

Britain withdraws old 20-pound note

Indians who travel to Britain for sight-seeing, shopping or on business purpose, please note: from tomorrow, the 20-pound note featuring the image of composer Edward Elgar will be withdrawn from......

If Citi's in such a mess, what about other banks?

Federal regulators got a fresh inside look at Citigroup's books over the weekend -- and it wasn't pretty.The result: a new $306 billion federal bailout for the bank. On the one hand, it provides......

How to gain freedom from the boss

India's obsession with a planned and controlled economy continued well into the 80s. It was only in the beginning of the following decade that the government set about seriously unfettering the......

India set to be world's publishing hub

Nearly five centuries after King Henry VIII gave it the charter to go and sell books in his empire, the Cambridge University Press has set up shop in India.India was not part of King Henry's empire......

Harry Potter heads for $1 billion gross

The commanding worldwide success of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince -- which grossed nearly $400 million worldwide in just five days -- is yet another example of Hollywood summer movies......

Tarsem Singh Dhandwar's The Fall opens in the US

Tarsem Singh Dhandwar is on the top of his game, with several hit music videos, a very successful and lucrative career in directing commercials and two films, which have polarised critics and......

Abhijeet Sawant: Movie star?

Can't get enough of television? Grab your weekly buzz right here! Here's the gossip from the industry.Remember Gaurav Chopraa? The handsome guy seen in serials like Saara Akash, Lavanya, Piya ka......

Aussies struggle after Ganguly ton hoists India

- ScorecardThe struggle for existence. We aren't trying here to explain any Darwinian theory but focusing on the trouble that Australia faced to keep their wickets intact on Day 2 of the second......

BCCI to expand NCA activities

In a major boost to the supply line of Indian cricket, the BCCI has decided to expand the activities of the National Cricket Academy in Bangalore by setting up a new facility and introducing......

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Q. Man evolved from monkey ; How come there are still monkeys?
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Q. Who was the inventor of telephone? Alexander Graham Bell Thomas Alva Edison James Watt Charles Darwin
Giaa:  A. Thatz why Charles Darwin's theory of evolution has been made to go awry.....bcz Man has been evolved as a separate species different from...... more

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Q. What famous islands west of Ecuador were extensively studied by Charles Darwin?
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Interspecies Sex Leaves Causes Sterility or Even Death- Study

This image depicts an instance of cross-species breeding gone awry. Fluorescence microscopy reveals sperm, in red, invading a female worm's body.... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/interspecies-sex-leaves-causes-sterility-even-death-study-605795
Dating the Divine

The Ramayana and Mahabharata make sense only when the concepts of rebirth and karma are presupposed. But by charting their chronology, the Indian... ...

http://www.speakingtree.in/spiritual-articles/epics/dating-the-divine
Worm sperm sheds light on Darwin's mystery of mysteries

Different species are usually unsuccessful at interbreeding; if they do, the hybrid offspring is usually sterile. In this way, species are kept... ...

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The Signature of All Things by Elizabeth Gilbert

By Nimi Vashi It is a fictional story about Alma Whittaker who through her life`s journey discovers answers to the most basic questions of life,... ...

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An Alien in My Church Pew

I'd welcome an alien in my church pew any Sunday, as an astrobiologist who is also a pastor. However, none have shown up as yet. One problem is... ...

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