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Researchers at IISc have developed a novel software platform from which apps and algorithms can intelligently track and analyse video feeds from cameras spread across cities.

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The 89th Birth Anniversary of one of India’s greatest scientists and among the most loved Presidents was celebrated on 15 October 2020. Here are some remembrances of the great personality.

J.P. Agrawal
Three-day International Science Journalism Forum

Science Journalism Forum held between the 24 and 26 of August 2020.

Harikrishna Thambi
How Hitchhiking Worms Choose their Vehicles

The new study shows that to avoid overcrowding, the worms do tend to select wasps with fewer passengers.

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Researchers at IIT Madras discover that holding breath may increase the risk of getting COVID-19 Infection

The process of virus-laden droplets being transported into deep lung increases with decreasing breathing frequency.

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Dr Harsh Vardhan Lays the Foundation of a New Institute NIScPR

Merging of two prestigious institutes CSIR-NISCAIR & CSIR-NISTADS gives birth to a new Institute,  NIScPR

AKR – The Unsung Hero of the Cosmos

Amal Kumar Raychaudhuri, one of the greatest Indian Theoretical Physicists of all the time.

Maitreyo Bhattacharjee
125th Year of the Discovery of X-rays

The discovery of X-rays proved a boon for humanity. Today, it is being used in several areas of medical science.

Nand Lal Mishra
Dr Narinder Singh Kapany: Forgotten 'Father of Fiber-Optics'

After the demise of eminent Indian radio-astronomer Prof. Govind Swarup, the scientific community worldwide now mourns another great loss, Dr Narinder Singh Kapany.

Raktim Haldar
UN Ocean Science Decade: 2021-2030

United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in its 72nd session decided and proclaimed the “United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development” for the 10 years beginning on 01 January 2021.

Anil Pratap Singh

Current Issue

S&T Breakthroughs — Year 2020 at a Glan

  • Roddam Narasimha Passes Away
  • AK Raychaudhary — Unsung Hero of the Cosm
  • COVID-19 Vaccine: Where Are We?
  • Impact of COVID-19 on Children
  • Two Decades of Human Genome Project
  • 125th Year of the Discovery of X-rays
  • Puzzles, COVID Q&A & Cartoons