Leslie D'Monte
Isro’s rocket carrying the Mars-bound Mangalyaan satellite lifts off, in 2013. Photo: Getty Images

Needed: scientific temper

4 min read . 12 Jan 2019
Photo: Bloomberg

Don’t lose sight: data is the key

2 min read . 01 Jan 2019
By genetically engineering a person’s bone marrow cells, researchers can reprogramme their immune and circulatory systems

The year of tinkering with genes

6 min read . 30 Dec 2018
This photo illustration shows a man watching an artificial intelligence (AI) news anchor from a state-controlled news broadcaster, on his computer in Beijing. Photo: AFP

Now, AI anchor is breaking news

3 min read . 09 Nov 2018