Monday, September 28, 2020

Science & technology

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Part 1 – The Neduvasal Project : Nightmare for Locals & Neighbours or A...

  The Neduvasal Project : Locals getting Vocal Neduvasal is another wake-up call for many among us since the alarming levels of pollution in many eco-systems across the country (and the world) are sounding alarm bells....
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Lantana – ‘A Plant as a Pariah’ – Foreign Flora & Fauna fetter our...

Foreign Genetic Material - Insemination into India's flora and fauna Protests against the ban on Jallikattu rocked Tamil Nadu and surprised the nation. It also brought into focus, issues that the media and various stakeholders...
Drone Team to drill in discipline on accident prone road

Drone Team to drill in discipline

Drone Team to drill in discipline on accident prone highway. The authorities have decided to leverage technology to make the picturesque highway between Mumbai and Pune safer. Drones with cameras would be hovering overhead to monitor...
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Part 3 – India to issue Licence to Drive Cars, Driverless to Test. Lets...

Get the Technology right. 100% right, some would say. As the New York Times column points out, a few things AI (artificial intelligence) driven cars cannot be in control of (atleast for the now) are: (a) Reckless Human...
Ascent of Man On the wrong scent

Ascent of Man. On the wrong scent?

Ascent of Man. On the wrong scent? A recent discovery of a fossil that is 3.7 million year old is questioning our understanding of evolution. Not evolution as a concept which is now almost universally accepted, barring some theological...
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“All is Fair in Talc, Come On”, says J&J. Reuters retorts, “They...

Johnson & Johnson wins Fortune World's Most Admired Company recognition even as it continues in the eye of a storm Over the past few weeks, the media has been rife with reports of...
Nalanda and Taxila beckon India's Universities

This IISc THE way! Nalanda and Takshashila beckon India’s modern Universities.

This IISc THE way! Nalanda and Takshashila beckon India's modern Universities. The Top Universities' list of  Times Higher Education (THE) validates the efforts put in by various stakeholders in Indian education. In the latest list, comprising 980...
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Be ISRO or ISI baath pe attke raho

Be ISRO or ISI baath pe attke raho India as a country has come a long way. It has built several institutions which are  comparable to the best in the world (if not the best)....
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Agni V Missile Test a success. India arranging Chess pieces. Not playing Chinese Checkers.

Agni V Missile Test a success India has successfully tested the Agni V yet again yesterday. This fourth test prepares the ground for the Indian defence forces to integrate the missile with its Strategic Forces...
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Part 1 – India to issue Licence to Drive Cars, Driverless to Test. Google,...

  India to issue Licence to Drive Cars, Driverless. India is pro-actively welcoming driverless cars. The Mininstry of Roads has decided to amend the laws to open Indian roads for driverless cars. The immediate objective is not...