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Embryo Transfer Technology and Bovine Breeding

Embryo transfer technology (ETT) has revolutionized the breeding strategies in Bovines as a tool to optimize the genetic improvement in cattle. Department of Animal husbandry,...

Nasa Instrument Helping Rescue Mexico Quake Survivors

A suitcase-sized NASA radar instrument, that can detect heartbeats, is helping disaster relief workers save lives of people trapped under rubble after a 7.1...

Nasa’s Cassini Spacecraft Ends 20-Year-Long Epic Journey

NASA’s USD 3.9 billion Cassini spacecraft ended its 20-year-long groundbreaking journey with a fiery plunge into the Saturn’s crushing atmosphere, beaming back never-before-seen images...

The ‘Spaceborne Computer’ in News

Spaceborne Computer intends to run a year-long experiment of high performance commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) computer system on the International Space Station (ISS). During high radiation...

James Webb Space Telescope

The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) is a space telescope that is part of NASA's Next Generation Space Telescope program, developed in coordination between...

New Superbug Discovered

Scientists have conducted an investigation into a fatal outbreak of pneumonia in the Hospital of Zhejiang University in China. The causative agent of these five...

IRNSS-1H Navigation Satellite Launch Failed

The forty first flight of India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C39) from Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota, was unsuccessful. PSLV-C39 had a normal lift-off...

Research on Medicinal Value of Plants

A number of research / studies on medicinal values of plants are being carried out by various government as well as private universities /...

AYUSH Medicines for Mosquito-Borne Diseases

The Research Councils viz Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Science (CCRAS), Central Council for Research in Unani Medicine (CCRUM), Central Council for Research...

Navigation With Indian Constellation

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has deployed an indigenous regional positioning system named as “Navigation with Indian Constellation” (NavIC). It consists of seven satellites in...

Radiation Technology Uses in India

Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) - Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) has been engaged in R&D work on the technology of preservation and hygienization...

Plastic Converted To Petrol Diesel

Plastic can be converted into petrol, diesel and other hydrocarbons. CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology (IICT), Hyderabad has developed a catalyst that can be...