Editorial
Dire Climate Warning

The IPCC report warns that the planet is heading towards warming by 1.5° Celsius over pre-industrial times in the next two decades.

Hasan Jawaid Khan
Anger – Some Pluses, More Minuses

Research has shown that anger is also correlated with heart disease and researchers are also examining the impact of anger on the brain and body.

Hasan Jawaid Khan
Restoring the Ecosystems — Rejuvenating the Earth

It is expected that the World Environment Day 2021 and the “UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration” will bring about renewed thrust on rejuvenating degraded ecosystems the world over.

Hasan Jawaid Khan
Of a Deadly Virus, Variants and Deaths

The second wave of the dreaded SARS-CoV-2 has truly descended on India spreading widespread misery, helplessness, struggle to save lives and mournings.

Hasan Jawaid Khan
Science Communication – Facing the Pandemic Challenge

Science communication faced perhaps its biggest challenge during the past year as the SARS-CoV-2 virus rampaged through countries, infecting millions and causing widespread fatalities.

Hasan Jawaid Khan
Ensuring a National Research Thrust

Knowledge creation through research and innovation are paramount requisites for a country on the path to emerging as a global leader.

Hasan Jawaid Khan
A Game of Illusion and Delusion

What is it that drives large sections of the population towards belief in miracles and the paranormal and to support unscientific conspiracies and claims?

Hasan Jawaid Khan
Deadly Cocktail of Toxic Air Worsening COVID

Studies the world over have been pointing to an increasing correlation between air pollution and increased risk of COVID-19 disease.

Hasan Jawaid Khan
The Science of Perceptions

With the COVID-19 onslaught driving the attention of the publics around the world to the science manifested in the viral pandemic, it would be interesting to find out how, if at all, this experience has changed public perceptions about science and scientists.

Hasan Jawaid Khan
Seven Decades of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research

CSIR has always taken up challenges and developed technologies to fulfil and suit the country’s requirements during different periods of its independent journey, notching up several firsts to its credit.

Hasan Jawaid Khan