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Explained: How Gene Editing Turned Hamsters Into Aggressive Beasts And What Are Ethical Concerns

Explained: How Gene Editing Turned Hamsters Into Aggressive Beasts And What Are Ethical Concerns

While gene-editing has applications in medical science, there are also concerns experiments can lead to unforeseen results.

29 May 2022
Explained: The First Human Trial Of Virus That Can Kill Cancer

Explained: The First Human Trial Of Virus That Can Kill Cancer

Animal studies have shown that Vaxinia, a modified pox virus, can shrink colon, lung, breast, ovarian and pancreatic cancer tumors.

27 May 2022

Explained: Nasal Vaccines That Will Prepare Your Body To Fight Covid Where It Starts

These vaccines could be more effective as they'd train nose and mouth against coronavirus – the most common ways of viral entry into humans.

Study Suggests Omicron May Be As Severe As Previous Covid-19 Variants, Here Is All You Need To Know

Study Suggests Omicron May Be As Severe As Previous Covid-19 Variants, Here Is All You Need To Know

Study says that Omicron caused fewer hospitalisations and deaths only because of high vaccination and better treatments by the time it emerged.

06 May 2022

Court Not Entitled To Second-Guess Scientific Experts: SC On Plea On Children's Vaccination

The apex court said the decision to vaccinate children in the country is in line with global scientific consensus and expert bodies.

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22 April 2022
Technology Exhibition At PM Modi's Event In Jammu To Motivate Start-Ups

Technology Exhibition At PM Modi's Event In Jammu To Motivate Start-Ups

The stalls put up by various departments and wings of the ministry will display latest technologies and innovations beneficial for rural areas and farming.


22 April 2022
Become Tech-Savvy To Remain Two Steps Ahead Of Criminals, Amit Shah Tells MP Police

Become Tech-Savvy To Remain Two Steps Ahead Of Criminals, Amit Shah Tells MP Police

There was a need to modernise and train the police force in order to strengthen the country's internal security, Amit Shah said.


16 April 2022
How Sewage Water Testing Helps In Understanding COVID-19 Trajectory, Gives New Insights

How Sewage Water Testing Helps In Understanding COVID-19 Trajectory, Gives New Insights

A study by NIV Pune found that people shed virus in faeces for many days after testing negative, creating a risk of transmission through faecal contact.


26 March 2022
Faulty Valve Led To Mission Failure, Says ISRO On GSLV Accident Last Year

Faulty Valve Led To Mission Failure, Says ISRO On GSLV Accident Last Year

A committee set up by ISRO found that mission failed because of damage in the soft seal in a critical valve which resulted in lower pressure in the rocket's...


13 March 2022
India On Way To Become Leader In Space Tech: Jitendra Singh

India On Way To Become Leader In Space Tech: Jitendra Singh

“The ascent of India as a frontline nation of the world has already started through the medium of space. The next 25 years from here will be crucial for the...


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21 January 2022
Research Sheds Light On Influence Of Sexism On Charles Darwin's Work

Research Sheds Light On Influence Of Sexism On Charles Darwin's Work

According to a recently published scientific paper, Charles Darwin’s patriarchal world view led him to dismiss female agency and mate choice in humans.


11 September 2021
World Robot Conference

World Robot Conference

The annual conference is a showcase of China's robot industry ranging from companion robots to those deployed on manufacturing assembly lines and entertainment.


31 August 2021
The Age of Robotics: How Robots Will Take Over Most Aspects Of Our Lives

The Age of Robotics: How Robots Will Take Over Most Aspects Of Our Lives

Robotics is an exploding market, with new players jumping in, India has a nucleus of a very successful robotics private sector, albeit still in early stages....



27 June 2021
IIT Madras Develops Algorithms For Drones To Study How Fire Behaves In Space Stations

IIT Madras Develops Algorithms For Drones To Study How Fire Behaves In Space Stations

A multirotor microgravity platform can also simulate reduced-gravity environments similar to Moon and Mars, thereby recreating those conditions on Earth for...


17 May 2021
The Tyranny Of Policy Fashions

The Tyranny Of Policy Fashions

Government should not be held hostage to private-sector first policy and leverage public sector entities to get into industries that are of national importance


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08 March 2021
Standards And Internet – The Cornerstones For Digital Sovereignty

Standards And Internet – The Cornerstones For Digital Sovereignty

As Information Technology is playing an increasingly important role in India's economy, it becomes imperative to identify the issues of Digital Sovereignty and...


28 February 2021
National Science Day: How Science Drives The New Normal

National Science Day: How Science Drives The New Normal

An IIT-Madras survey indicates that an overwhelming 91 per cent of respondents believe that Science and Technology can make our lives better.


25 February 2021
Facial Recognition Systems: More Hype Than Reality

Facial Recognition Systems: More Hype Than Reality

The technology behind facial recognition systems is still work in progress. Yet Delhi police used it extensively to "identify" and arrest people said to be...


22 February 2021
IISER Bhopal Innovators Develop Unique Monitoring System To Tackle Covid-19 Spread

IISER Bhopal Innovators Develop Unique Monitoring System To Tackle Covid-19 Spread

The one-of-its-kind low cost AI-enabled device is portable and easy to deploy across various locations.


14 January 2021
Bengaluru World's Fastest-Growing Tech Hub, London Second: Report

Bengaluru World's Fastest-Growing Tech Hub, London Second: Report

Investment in Bengaluru grew 5.4 times from USD 1.3 billion in 2016 to USD 7.2 billion in 2020, according to data analysed by L&P


01 January 2021
Check Out Eco-Friendly ‘Rocket Stove’ Made By Kerala Man To Help Poor Families

Check Out Eco-Friendly ‘Rocket Stove’ Made By Kerala Man To Help Poor Families

The ‘rocket stove’ also serves as a water heating facility and oven


01 January 2021
Check Out Eco-Friendly ‘Rocket Stove’ Made By Kerala Man To Help Poor Families

Check Out Eco-Friendly ‘Rocket Stove’ Made By Kerala Man To Help Poor Families

The ‘rocket stove’ also serves as a water heating facility and oven


29 December 2020
IT Sector Stays Resilient Amidst Covid, Gears Up For Growth Opportunities In 2021

IT Sector Stays Resilient Amidst Covid, Gears Up For Growth Opportunities In 2021

New normal: IT companies, big and small embraced work from home, almost 98 per cent of the IT workforce was working from home at the peak of lockdown in India.


21 December 2020
Look East: The Potential India-Korea Digital Tango

Look East: The Potential India-Korea Digital Tango

It appears to be obvious that Korean digital companies should seriously look at India as an alternative to China for their manufacturing requirements.


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