Risingbd Desk: Temperature data for 2016 shows it is likely to have edged ahead of 2015 as the world's warmest year.
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.
Staff Correspondent: BNP and its associate bodies are celebrating the 81st birth anniversary of their party founder Ziaur Rahman across the country today (Thursday) with holding various programmes.
Risingbd Desk: Indian movie star Salman Khan was acquitted on Wednesday in a case linked to the alleged killing of black bucks 18 years ago.