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Deep ozone hole over Antarctica to stick around till end-November after September peak
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Deep ozone hole over Antarctica to stick around till end-November after September peak

2020 also saw the fourteenth-lowest levels of ozone – a key part of the atmosphere's shielding effect – in the past 33 years.

Preventing eye fatigue, regular medical examination among 5 practices that can help maintain optical health
Health

Preventing eye fatigue, regular medical examination among 5 practices that can help maintain optical health

While researchers are working on new methods to reduce risks of eye degeneration, a good diet, addressing eye fatigue and regular examination by an ophthalmologist can go a long way in proper eye health

Disinfectant tunnel for COVID-19: Head of the project from IIT Kanpur explains how it works
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Disinfectant tunnel for COVID-19: Head of the project from IIT Kanpur explains how it works

IIT Kanpur’s Technopark and Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO) have collectively developed a techno advanced disinfectant tunnel.

Is there a link between sun exposure and gut health?
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Is there a link between sun exposure and gut health?

New research published in the peer-reviewed journal Frontiers in Microbiology claims that skin exposure to ultraviolet light can improve gut health.

Here's a bit of good news, the hole in the ozone layer over Antarctica is filling up, but efforts to protect it must continue
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Here's a bit of good news, the hole in the ozone layer over Antarctica is filling up, but efforts to protect it must continue

In 1987, world leaders met and drew up the famous Montreal Protocol to preserve the ozone layer that keeps ultraviolet rays out and preserves life on earth.

New Solar powered smart windows can save up to 40 percent of the energy cost in buildings
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New Solar powered smart windows can save up to 40 percent of the energy cost in buildings

The new solar-powered version promises to be inexpensive and easy to apply to existing windows.

Environment ministry plays nationalism card in ozone related deaths, rejects global study
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Environment ministry plays nationalism card in ozone related deaths, rejects global study

Union Environment Minister Anil Dave rejected the State of Global Air report 2017 report stating that a "proud nation" always believes in its own data