Russian scientists discover new giant herbivorous dinosaur Volgatitan

In a recent development, scientists from Russia identified a new giant herbivorous dinosaur, which they have named as the Volgatitan. Palaeontologists from St Petersburg University in Russia describe the dinosaur to have a long neck and tail, which lived on earth about 130 million years ago. Seven of its vertebrae were found on the banks […]

IIT Kharagpur wins award for cyber security education

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur has recently won the DSCI Excellence Award 2018 for cyber security education. The award was given by the Data Security Council of India (a body set up in order to protect data by NASSCOM), at the Annual Information Security Summit 2018. The institute was felicitated for its focused […]

Can internet-based therapies help get rid of depression?

IndiaToday.in New DelhiDecember 10, 2018UPDATED: December 10, 2018 14:50 IST Internet-based cognitive behavioural therapy apps are important because depression patients outrun the number of people to treat them. Scientists suggest that internet-based therapy platforms can effectively reduce depression. Researchers from Indiana University (IU) in the US reviewed 21 pre-existing studies with a total of 4,781 […]