articles by Bhavya Khullar

News & Analysis

Weight gain during pregnancy may help shorter women have healthy babies

The data was analyzed and it was found that improving weight during pregnancy in short women may be beneficial for the birth weight of the offspring

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From a robotic arm to an app that senses bumpy roads; young minds showcase innovations at IRIS 2017

Over 100 students from schools across 17 states in India showcased 70 innovative projects in diverse fields of science at the National Science Fair – IRIS.

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IGIB scientists devise a way to convert biodiesel waste into green fuel

Manufacturing of biodiesel has increased significantly, leading to higher production of crude glycerol. Disposal of this waste is a costly affair.

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Consuming 375 to 500 grams of fruits, vegetables and pulses per day reduces risk of death

While WHO recommends 800 grams of fruit or vegetables per day, the new study has shown that it takes just half (375gms) to get the desired health benefits.