Articles by Dinesh C Sharma
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
Jul 09, 2018
Indian scientists develop a unique low-cost solar water purifierThe solar water purifier has been developed by scientists at the Nimbkar Agricultural Research Institute.
Jun 28, 2018
NavIC frequency is too close to that of Wi-Fi, may cause interference: StudyA new study has warned that signals from NavIC satellites may interfere with WiFi signals in receivers.
Jun 27, 2018
Crop residue burning in Punjab affecting other parts of India: StudyCrop residue burning in Punjab and Haryana is often blamed for worsening air quality in the Delhi NCR.
Jun 20, 2018
India’s first robotic telescope in Ladakh begins observing the deep skiesLocated at Indian Astronomical Observatory (IAO) in Ladakh it ‘s country’s first robotic telescope.