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India sees 2.6 lakh COVID-19 cases as Maharashtra, Delhi register record spike; Manmohan Singh pens letter to PM
India

India sees 2.6 lakh COVID-19 cases as Maharashtra, Delhi register record spike; Manmohan Singh pens letter to PM

Singh, who penned the letter a day after Modi held a review meeting on the COVID-19 situation in the country, suggested five measures to curb the crisis, including ramping up vaccination and boosting the supply of medicines

COVID-19 in Maharashtra: 'Tried to discuss oxygen supply with Modi but he was busy with Bengal polls', claims Uddhav Thackeray
Politics

COVID-19 in Maharashtra: 'Tried to discuss oxygen supply with Modi but he was busy with Bengal polls', claims Uddhav Thackeray

Harsh Vardhan said he assured Thackeray of adequate and uninterrupted supply of medical oxygen while Piyush Goyal accused the Maharashtra chief minister of playing 'petty politics'

Did life exist on Mars? Perseverance rover joins four centuries of work to find the answer
World

Did life exist on Mars? Perseverance rover joins four centuries of work to find the answer

In 2000 scientists found that water had once flowed over its surface which rekindled interest in Mars exploration as they pored over images looking for evidence.

Over 90 pc of human-made warming is absorbed by oceans, record high temps witnessed in 2020: Study
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Over 90 pc of human-made warming is absorbed by oceans, record high temps witnessed in 2020: Study

Co-author John Fasullo added that the study showed them definitively that the ocean is warming and has been for decades.

Cosmonauts asked to find a possible leak on ISS after mission controllers discovered depleting oxygen
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Cosmonauts asked to find a possible leak on ISS after mission controllers discovered depleting oxygen

The problem needs an immediate solution as the station has been running out of reserve oxygen in its attempt towards compensating for the leak.

COVID-19 may cause neurological injuries, brain damage due to low oxygen levels, finds new study
Health

COVID-19 may cause neurological injuries, brain damage due to low oxygen levels, finds new study

A group of researchers at the NYU School of Medicine claim that the neurological damage is not caused by the virus or inflammation in the brain but rather due to the low oxygen levels in the body associated with COVID-19.

From vitals-tracking rings to Bluetooth-enabled tokens, here are a few wearable devices that can detect COVID-19 early
India

From vitals-tracking rings to Bluetooth-enabled tokens, here are a few wearable devices that can detect COVID-19 early

These wearable devices use an electronic sensor to collect health information such as one’s vitals lie heart rate, pulse rate, sleeping pattern of the wearer.

Delhi govt to give pulse oximeters to all COVID-19 patients in home isolation: What the device does and how to operate it
India

Delhi govt to give pulse oximeters to all COVID-19 patients in home isolation: What the device does and how to operate it

The alarms on a pulse oximeter will alert you if your blood oxygen levels drop below 90 percent, if you have low or high pulse rate or if the oximeter cannot detect your pulse.

NASA's new space telescope, James Webb, can be used to identify planets with oxygen
science

NASA's new space telescope, James Webb, can be used to identify planets with oxygen

Scientists cannot go, visit other planets to find signs of life and can use this telescope to do so.

Novel study finds exercising allows the blood to carry more oxygen to reach the brain
science

Novel study finds exercising allows the blood to carry more oxygen to reach the brain

People change their breathing patterns when doing cognitive tasks like exercising.

Planting trees near factories can cuts down air pollution by 27 percent, study
science

Planting trees near factories can cuts down air pollution by 27 percent, study

The key finding from the study is to start looking at nature and learn from it and respect it.

Nobel Prize 2019: William Kaelin Jr, Sir Peter Ratcliffe, Gregg Semenza win Nobel Prize in medicine or Physiology for explaining how body adapts to low oxygen levels
Health

Nobel Prize 2019: William Kaelin Jr, Sir Peter Ratcliffe, Gregg Semenza win Nobel Prize in medicine or Physiology for explaining how body adapts to low oxygen levels

Their research focused on how our bodies respond to change in oxygen availability at the molecular level. The body needs oxygen to convert food into energy, it also detects and adapts at a cellular level when there is less oxygen available.

Nobel Medicine Prize awarded to three scientists for discovering how cells adapt to low oxygen supply
science

Nobel Medicine Prize awarded to three scientists for discovering how cells adapt to low oxygen supply

The three scientists will equally share the Nobel prize award money of nine million Swedish kronor.

Comets inspire researchers to create breatheable oxygen for humans on Mars
science

Comets inspire researchers to create breatheable oxygen for humans on Mars

Scientists think this new way of producing oxygen could also help fight climate change on Earth.

NASA wants you to help it map asteroid Bennu's surface for landing OSIRIS-REx spacecraft
science

NASA wants you to help it map asteroid Bennu's surface for landing OSIRIS-REx spacecraft

The rocky surface of the asteroid has surprised scientists, they need help finding the perfect landing spot for OSIRIS-REx.

Scientists confirm Earth's earliest mobile organisms existed 2.1 billion years ago
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Scientists confirm Earth's earliest mobile organisms existed 2.1 billion years ago

Life emerged in Earth’s seas as single-celled bacterial organisms perhaps 4 billion years ago.

Shiv Sena hits out at Narendra Modi for 'power like oxygen' remark, says those who failed to bring 'acche din' getting restless
Politics

Shiv Sena hits out at Narendra Modi for 'power like oxygen' remark, says those who failed to bring 'acche din' getting restless

The Shiv Sena Wednesday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his power like oxygen remarks, saying those who failed to get "acche din" are now feeling disgusted at the thought of sitting in the opposition and thieves were being "purified" to ensure the supply of oxygen

Scientists create mini human placenta organoids to study reproductive disorders
science

Scientists create mini human placenta organoids to study reproductive disorders

The mini human placenta will also help understanding pre-eclampsia and miscarriages.

New 3D bioprinting technique can make realistic blood vessels and organ tissue
science

New 3D bioprinting technique can make realistic blood vessels and organ tissue

The technique allows control over rigidity of the printed tissue without changes to its shape.

Mars may have enough Oxygen to sustain subsurface life today, study finds
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Mars may have enough Oxygen to sustain subsurface life today, study finds

Oxygen content of Martian rocks & 2 recent discoveries show that life may exist on the planet today.