Updated : 1 month, 3 weeks ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Sept 22 (ANI): Memantine, a drug used to treat Alzheimer's, can also prove effective in treating Chagas, a tropical disease, a new study has found.
Updated : 2 months ago IST
Texas [USA], Sept 20 (ANI): Heavy rains lashed Houston city in Texas halting the normal life as Tropical Depression Imelda churned over the area on Wednesday (local time).
Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 14 (ANI): Tropical storm Humberto with strong winds and heavy rain is barreling its way through the Atlantic and threatening to ravage the Bahamas islands just weeks after the Caribbean country was battered by Hurricane Dorian that killed more than 40 people.
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 26 (ANI): Extreme weather events such as tropical cyclones may have an evolutionary impact on spider's population, claims researchers who have studied their behaviour.
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 4 (ANI): Eleven new rain frog species have been discovered in the tropical Andes making it the largest number of frog species described in a single article from the western hemisphere in over a decade.
Updated : 4 months, 1 week ago IST
Louisiana [USA], July 13 (ANI): Tropical storm "Barry" will make landfall as a hurricane on Saturday, causing torrential downpours and life-threatening floods, according to USA's National Hurricane Centre.
Washington D.C. [USA], July 9 (ANI): Climate change and deforestation are two major phenomena that are pushing tropical species towards extinction.
Updated : 5 months, 1 week ago IST
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], Jun 14 (ANI): All the 33 faculty members including the Director of Calcutta School of Tropical Medicine resigned on Friday citing "inordinate delay" in handling of the situation arising out of agitation in protest against the "brutal attack" on a junior doctor
Updated : 6 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], May 2 (ANI): NASA's satellites Aqua and Terra track Tropical Cyclone Fani as it continued to move northward along the eastern coast of India. The satellites have been providing infrared, microwave and visible imagery of Fani.
Updated : 7 months, 1 week ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 15 (ANI): Staying in a hotel or private accommodation during travel to low or middle-income countries (LMICs) in tropical regions is associated with contracting drug-resistant bacteria, researchers have suggested in a recent study.
Updated : 10 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Bangkok [Thailand], Jan 5 (ANI): Tropical Storm 'Pabuk' has taken the lives of three people in Thailand until now, ever since it made landfall in the Pak Panang district on January 4.
Bangkok [Thailand], Jan 4 (ANI): Thousands have been left stranded across tourist hotspots in Thailand as tropical storm 'Pabuk' made landfall in the country's southern gulf coast on Friday.