Singh’s book also shows that Indian men of science were not isolated as some historians tend to believe. Indian scientists had wide connections with the international scientific community, traveled abroad to study and also established schools of theory of relativity in India.Read More
Climate Environment and Science
The World Meteorological Organization celebrates its 70thanniversary in 2020. We, therefore, hope that our annual calendar competition will be bigger and better than ever before.
These are some of the 21 innovations that were bestowed the Gandhian Young Technological Innovation Awards for 2019. The awards, founded by the Society for Research and Initiatives for Sustainable Technologies and Institutions (SRISTI), are given jointly with the Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) of the Department of Biotechnology (DBT).
While a number of studies have shown negative effects of plastics on nervous system, hormones, immune system together with cancer-inducing property of plastics are already well known, scientists are now trying to understand how the basic machinery of body interacts with plastic particles.
ICMR scientists identify new biomarker for malaria. Scientists at the NIRTH have found that an enzyme called glutamate dehydrogenase could offer a solution.
Bengaluru, June 21, 2019 : A fungus, Trichophyton rubrum, causes painful infection of toe and fingernails. Prevalent in coastal regions and wet work zones, the infection known as Onychomycosis accounts for about half of all…
Researchers from Wildlife Conservation Society India and the Forest Department, Assam, used systematically documented photographic identities of individual elephants to estimate Asian elephant populations in the Kaziranga National Park in Assam.
Leornado Di Caprio’s vision has now become Chandan Roy Sanyal’s mission
Bengaluru, June 7 (India Science Wire): The use of stem cells in regenerative medicine remains a challenging task because of problems associated with the survival of transplanted cells. Stem cells, when transplanted on a wound…
Impact of wolbachia bacteria on replication of disease-causing viruses. The researchers collected mosquitoes from various regions of Coimbatore.
A major obstacle to sustained ART-free HIV remission is the persistence of viral reservoirs. These reservoirs consist of HIV-infected cells containing HIV genetic material that can generate new virus particles.
The incomplete ring structure seen with lack of ultraviolet towards the left of the bright ring is explained due to the lack of young stars in this region.
Gaining a rapid win against air pollution: How India can make use of China’s experience
Preventable Cancer Burden Associated with Poor Diet in the United States
India’s cross border electricity trade between south Asian and southeast Asian countries could be a green alternative to China’s coal heavy BRI 30 May 2019: BIMSTEC countries gathered at Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s swearing in…
Changing climatic patterns are affecting the health of glaciers in the Himalayan region. A new study has warned that as many as 55 percent of glaciers in the Satluj basin may disappear by 2050
In recent years, scientists have developed a potential alternative in the form of silver nanoparticles. But it appears bacteria are acquiring resistance to silver nanoparticles as well.
A study of microplastics in three coastal cities in the country has found that population size has a direct impact on the abundance and nature of microplastics on their seashore.
Pregnancy and childbirth complications : leading cause of death among 15-19 year old girls
The persistent pests of mustard plants in the Gangetic plain come raiding all the way from the Himalayas, a new study has revealed.