Cultural barriers hinder interest in science, shows 3M study
In an interview to ET’s Rica Bhattacharyya, Seth talks about the reasons for people’s confidence slipping in science, barriers to science career and the role academia can play to promote interest in science among the younger generation.
Humanoid, IoT labs among highlights at science fest next week
Hundreds of interactive science models along with a humanoid, mobile planetariu...
Improving material use and resource efficiency can reduce greenhouse gas emissions: UN science panel
According to the International Resource ...
Black box problem: Humans can't trust AI, US-based Indian scientist feels lack of transparency is the reason
Trust is a major issue with AI because people are the end-users, says Sambit Bhattacharya.
North Korea conducts another test at long-range rocket site
"Another crucial test was successfully conducted at the Sohae Satellite Launching Ground from 22:41 to 22:48 on December 13," a spokesman for the North's National Academy of Defence Science said in a statement. The announcement comes after the United States tested a medium-range ballistic missile over the Pacific Ocean on Thursday.
Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer receive Nobel Prize for contribution to Economic Sciences
Police in states across India are relying on private firms and consultants to solve cybercrime cases
Cyber crimes are rising rapidly. Police's own teams are still being built, hence the need for private eyes.
Phillip Capital reiterates buy on Camlin Fine Science, target price Rs 140
The brokerage expects CFSL to deliver rapid value growth led by Dahej plant commissioning, ramp-up in blends business, improvement in Chinese vanillin plant utilization and continued growth momentum in performance chemicals.
Not rocket science, just observation: Chennai techie Shanmuga Subramanian
The 33-year-old, who hails from Madurai, woke up to an email from Nasa confirming that the American space agency has confirmed Vikram lander’s crash site and giving him credit for the discovery.
Nobel Prize ceremony: Abhijit Banerjee sticks to Bengali roots in a dhoti, Esther Duflow stuns in saree
The duo added a desi twist to their choice of attire.
Chennai engineer's Chandrayaan-2 discovery boosts citizen science in India
The crash site of Chandrayaan-2's Vikram lander was discovered thanks to the availability of data from the American space agency for common citizens to analyse and interpret.
Technique of a farmer from Maharashtra may help Punjab solve its stubble burning problem
Chandrashekhar Bhadsavle from Neral in Mumbai has developed a direct sowing technique called Saguna Rice Technology (SRT), which eliminates need of tillage and stubble burning in rice and other crops. Bhadsavle had developed the SRT technology of rice cultivation in 2011.
Centre to set up Police University, resolved to initiate changes in IPC, CrPC: Amit Shah
Amit Shah made the announcement after inaugurating the 54th DGsP/IGsP conference in Pune. Delivering the inaugural address, Shah termed it a "Vaicharik Kumbh", wherein the top Policemen of the country come together on one platform and formulate policy decisions pertaining to national security.
Board Meetings Today: Nestle India, RattanIndia Power and Gufic BioSciences
There are corporate actions that often bring material changes to a company, directly affecting stakeholders.
Punjab to invite global investors to set up life Sciences park at Mohali
A state-of-the-art Life Sciences Park spread over 80 acres is being developed with a series of consultation with the Government Departments, Biotechnology industry, Universities and Research Institutions.
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