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Jul 02, 2019
Producing coarse grains can help mitigate climate change effects on food supplyAs compared to rice, alternative grains are less sensitive to climate variability and their yields are not as affected.
Jun 04, 2019
Study show some women more likely to develop cervical cancer, help in early detectionResearchers found a link between women most likely to develop cancer and a micro-gene in their DNA.
Jan 22, 2019
Organic material that mimics lotus leaves can repel water, biodegrade completelyLotus leaves are largely cellulose, but also a natural wax that helps them keep away water.
Mar 18, 2018
Festival of Innovation and Entrepreneurship opens at Rashtrapati Bhawan on 19 MarchThe festival is being organised by the President's Secretariat in association with Department of Science and Technology and National Innovation Foundation.
Mar 15, 2018
Manipur University to host the annual session of the Indian Science Congress on 15 MarchPrime Minister Narendra Modi will formally inaugurate the 105th session of the congress on 16 March. Manipur University will host the science congress.
Mar 13, 2018
'Indian Scientists: The Saga of Inspired Minds' is a book that seeks to bring out the moments of inspiration of scientistsThe book, published by Vigyan Prasar, was formally released by Minister for Science and Technology Dr Harsh Vardhan.
Jan 20, 2018
IMSc Chennai's 'Science at the sabha' is an unusual approach to popularising scienceFor the past 2 years, a group of scientists at IMSc has been holding a programme of popular lectures on scientific topics at the city's Music Academy
Oct 31, 2017
National Physical Laboratory sets up a facility to help ensure accuracy and reliability of alcoholmetersThe National Physical Laboratory is the national custodian for standards for all types of measurements.
Jul 10, 2017
Wolbachia bacteria can prevent mosquitoes from transmitting dengue, reveal scientific studyIt may sound strange but scientists are generating evidence to show that the solution to eliminating dengue lies in breeding mosquitoes that are incapable of transmitting dengue, and possibly chikungunya and even zika.
Jun 01, 2017
Generic versions for Hepatitis C treatment cost-effective in terms of life expectancy: StudyAbout 71 million people are estimated to be affected with chronic Hepatitis C infection globally and of them six to 11 million are estimated to be in India