Friday January 9, 2015
This year, no fewer than 10 actors have been nominated for Golden Globes for bringing to celluloid life the stories of real people
Wednesday January 7, 2015
The Golden Globes, considered the more fun version of the Oscars, are upon us. The list of nominees is a mix of veterans and first-timers - and yes, it includes Meryl Streep. Here are 10 things to know about this year's acting nominees
World | Agence France- Presse | Saturday December 6, 2014
Never far from the surface, has a dark, dystopian view of artificial intelligence (AI) returned to the headlines, thanks to British physicist Stephen Hawking.
NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday December 3, 2014
Human biological evolution will not be able to compete and "would be superseded," he said in the interview Tuesday.
Wednesday December 3, 2014
"The wheelchair and the computer voice would fit the part," said Stephen Hawking
Reuters | Wednesday December 3, 2014
The software will be made public early next year so it can be used to help other people with similar disabilities.
World | Agence France- Presse | Wednesday December 3, 2014
British theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking has warned that development of artificial intelligence could mean the end of humanity.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 3, 2014
The system that helps Stephen Hawking communicate with the outside world will be made available online from January in a move that could help millions of motor neurone disease sufferers, scientists said Tuesday.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday October 25, 2014
The famous theoretical physicist professor Stephen Hawking is now on Facebook, asking fans to be "curious".
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 25, 2014
A Michigan State University researcher has claimed to plug the hole in famous theoretical physicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking's black hole theory.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 23, 2014
A new smartphone app may allow people to donate their voice to be customised into synthetic speech for those who are unable to speak, scientists, including one of Indian-origin, said.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday February 6, 2014
A new paper released late last month in which famed British physicist Stephen Hawking contradicts his own theory and says that Black Holes - in the real sense - do not actually exist has startled the world science community.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 11, 2014
Britain's Channel 4 said it will air the first-ever live television show from space, tracking the International Space Station though a complete orbit around the Earth.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 19, 2013
Cosmologist Stephen Hawking tells the extraordinary tale of how he overcame severe disability to become the most famous living scientist in a new documentary film premiered in Britain today.
Dean Burnett, guardian.co.uk | Friday September 13, 2013
With the latest series of the Great British Bake Off currently airing, baking is very popular. Records show that many of the world's most celebrated scientists were also keen bakers in their spare time, offering novel takes on familiar recipes.With t...
World | Press Trust of India | Monday August 5, 2013
An 11-year-old schoolgirl in the UK has achieved the highest possible score of 162 on a Mensa IQ test, making her brainier than scientists Stephen Hawking and Albert Einstein.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 28, 2013
UK physicist Stephen Hawking had come so close to death while writing his bestseller 'A Brief History of Time' in 1985 that his doctors offered to switch off his life-support machine, it has emerged.
Robin Bansal | Monday June 17, 2013
Hollywood actors Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis, who are planning to get married this summer, reportedly want to have their honeymoon in space.
India | Neha Ramu | Friday March 8, 2013
12-year-old Neha Ramu has an IQ of 162 -the highest possible score on the Mensa test. That makes her smarter than Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking. Here, she shares her story:
India | Edited by Samira Shaikh (with PTI inputs) | Friday March 8, 2013
After scoring an enviable 162 in an IQ test, this Indian-origin girl now finds herself in the same league with brilliant minds like Albert Einstein, Stephen Hawking and Bill Gates. 12-year-old Neha Ramu, an Indian-origin girl in London, is now part o...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 7, 2013
A 12-year-old Indian-origin girl in UK has stunned everyone after she scored an incredible 162 on her IQ test - even higher than Einstein and Stephen Hawking.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 23, 2013
A team from computer hardware firm Intel have created a device they believe will give the professor the ability to compose five words a minute.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday October 29, 2012
A third of primary school children in the UK believe Albert Einstein is a reality TV star and one-fourth of them think Stephen Hawking is a hairdresser, a new study has found.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 4, 2012
With an IQ of 162, a 12-year-old schoolgirl in UK has been rated brainier than even Albert Einstein and Stephen Hawking. Olivia Manning, from Liverpool, has been accepted into Mensa, the largest and oldest high IQ society in the world after she got a...