Articles by Dinesh C Sharma
Jan 10, 2019
Microbial metabolite from berries and pomegranates may help address bowel diseaseThe metabolite boosts certain proteins critical for keeping the gut lining strong.
Jan 04, 2019
Punjab remembers role in connecting science with people as hosts of 2019 ISCRuchi Sahni believed that communicating science to people through popular means was integral to doing science.
Dec 24, 2018
Year in review: India’s biggest achievements in the fields of science and medicineIndia made headlines in fields ranging from nanotechnology to space weather during the year.
Dec 21, 2018
Non-invasive method uses laser flashes to gauge how well burn wounds are healingThe method exploits a property of some proteins to re-emit light that it absorbs after being excited.
Dec 07, 2018
Air pollution in India has a bigger health burdern than tobacco use, study reportsBoth air pollution and tobacco use are risk factors for respiratory diseases, heart disease and diabetes.
Dec 06, 2018
Bibha Chowdhuri: Unearthing and celebrating a forgotten jewel in Indian scienceChowdhuri was the first woman researcher to join TIFR, Mumbai in 1949, where she remained till 1957.
Nov 06, 2018
Wind farms to be blamed for rise in number of lizards in Western Ghats: StudyWind turbines are acting as new apex predators in the food chain in the local ecosystem.
Oct 23, 2018
This topical gel could protect farmers from the deadly effects of harsh pesticidesThe team now plans to develop an active mask to deactivate pesticides that can be inhaled.
Oct 10, 2018
India’s official timekeeper suggests the country needs two separate time zonesTwo time zones will help because in the Northeast, the sun rises and sets ahead of the IST.
Aug 01, 2018
Indian scientists develop promising new questionnaire for early autism detectionCASI is in Hindi and has been developed specifically for autism screening in North India