Risingbd Desk: The crack that looks set to spawn a giant iceberg in the Antarctic has continued to spread.
Risingbd Desk: Babies build knowledge about the language they hear even in the first few months of life, research shows.
Risingbd Desk: A urine test that can reveal how healthy your meals are has been developed by UK scientists.
Risingbd Desk: Researchers have predicted that a new megacontinent - Amasia - will form in the next 250 million years.
Risingbd Desk: It has captured the imagination of astronomers and sci-fi fans alike - and could turn out to be a real rogue world.
Risingbd Desk: Retroviruses, the family of viruses that includes HIV, are almost half a billion years old - several hundred million years older than previously thought, claim scientists from Oxford University.
Risingbd Desk: Even though it is unclear how most phytochemicals work, their beneficial effects are apparent. So for now, variety is the key and the more the better.
Risingbd Desk: A warming world harms insects' ability to reproduce, which could have long-term consequences, scientists warn.
Risingbd Desk: In the 2004 film, 'The Day After Tomorrow', ocean currents around the world stop as a result of global warming, leading to a catastrophic storm which wipes out major cities around the world.
Risingbd Desk: An iceberg expected to be one of the 10 largest ever recorded is ready to break away from Antarctica, scientists say.
Risingbd Desk: Avocados are not just for eating! A good source of biotin, avocados help to prevent dry skin and brittle hair and nails. When applied topically, they can hydrate parched skin.
Risingbd Desk: It`s often considered to be a sign of good cleanliness.
Risingbd Desk: Eating processed meat might make asthma symptoms worse, say researchers.
Risingbd Desk: Pets can provide those individuals suffering from various mental illnesses with unconditional support as well as help manage stigma, according to a new study.
Risingbd Desk: Experiencing anxiety can be a daily struggle for some, but scientists believe music may be the perfect way to combat it.
Senior Correspondent: Demanding a neutral Election Commission (EC) for the next general election, BNP leader Mirza Abbas has warned of a counter action if the government fails to meet the demand.
Entertainment Desk: Oscar winning music director AR Rahman has announced that he will observe a day-long fast on Friday, along with members of the Nadigar Sangam -- the South Indian Artistes Association -- to express solidarity with people protesting against the ban on Jallikattu.