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IWGSC scientists unveiled genetic blueprint of bread wheat

Published on: 19-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 32 people agreed

The scientists at the International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium (IWGSC) on 17 July 2014 unveiled the genetic blueprint of bread wheat

One-in-Three Alzheimer's cases are preventable: Cambridge University Research

Published on: 14-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 18 people agreed

One in the three cases of Alzheimer’s disease worldwide is preventable according to the research report of the University of Cambridge.

NASA launched Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 to track Carbon Dioxide

Published on: 03-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 109 people agreed

NASA on 2 July 2014 launched Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2), a satellite designed to track carbon dioxide.

PSLV C23, carrying five satellites, launched successfully from Sriharikota

Published on: 30-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 560 people agreed

ISRO has launched PSLV C23 that carried five satellites from four nations from Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.

Scientists developed sensing skin technology that can detect cracks in concrete structures

Published on: 26-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 42 people agreed

Scientists on 24 June 2014 developed new sensing skin technology that can detect cracks in concrete structures.

World’s first Android Newscasters unveiled in Japan

Published on: 25-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 47 people agreed

World’s first Android Newscasters was unveiled in Japan on 24 June 2014.

Robots can be programmed by casually talking to it: Cornell University Study

Published on: 24-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 12 people agreed

A new study at Cornell University demonstrated that robots can be programmed by causally talking with them.

World’s most powerful telescope ATLAST to be built by NASA to track alien’s life

Published on: 23-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 145 people agreed

The Royal Astronomical Society, London on 24 June 2014 unveiled the NASA plan to build ATLAST in Portsmouth

myCopter Project Day to be held in Braunschweig, Germany in November 2014

Published on: 19-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 24 people agreed

myCopter Project Day will be held in Braunschweig in Germany on 20 November 2014.

Earth's largest water reservoir located inside Earth’s mantle

Published on: 17-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 86 people agreed

Earth’s largest water reservoir might be located deep inside the Earth’s mantle

Kudankulam became India’s first nuclear plant to generate 1000 MW power

Published on: 09-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 197 people agreed

Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant on 8 June 2014 became India’s first nuclear plant to generate 1000 MW power.

New titanium dioxide tiles developed to fight against Air Pollution

Published on: 07-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 88 people agreed

New titanium Oxide tiles were developed by the research team from University of California to fight against Air Pollution.

Peeper, the humanoid robot that can read emotions unveiled by Softbank

Published on: 06-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 58 people agreed

Softbank Corp unveiled world’s first humanoid robot named Peeper. It is engineered to communicate and read human emotions.

Scientist developed new biochip to detect blood sugar via saliva

Published on: 06-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 47 people agreed

US scientists at Brown University have developed a new biochip sensor to detect blood sugar via saliva.

Scientists at NDRI cloned female buffalo calf Lalima

Published on: 03-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 53 people agreed

Scientists at the National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI) on 2 June 2014 cloned female buffalo calf, Lalima.

Korean Scientists developed robot Raptor that can outrun Usain Bolt

Published on: 02-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 89 people agreed

Korean Scientists on 1 June 2014 developed robot Raptor that can outrun Usain Bolt, the fastest man on the Earth.

Human Proteome Map deciphering 84% of human proteins published

Published on: 02-JUN-2014
Important for Exam: 18 people agreed

Human Proteome Map (HPM) deciphering 84% of human proteins was published in British Journal Nature on 28 May 2014.

Space X unveiled Dragon V2 Capsule to take Astronauts to Low-Earth Orbit

Published on: 31-MAY-2014
Important for Exam: 77 people agreed

The private space travel firm Space X on 30 May 2014 unveiled its new manned Dragon V2 Capsule to take astronauts into Low-Earth orbit and beyond.

CSIR and IMD signed an agreement to develop drishti system

Published on: 27-MAY-2014
Important for Exam: 63 people agreed

CSIR and IMD signed a partnership agreement on 22 May 2014 for joint production of drishti system.

NASA developed high-tech cages to carry rodents to ISS

Published on: 26-MAY-2014
Important for Exam: 16 people agreed

To carry rodents to ISS, NASA has developed high-tech cages that will help them to study long-term effect of microgravity on mammalian physiology.

Italian scientists designed kidney dialysis machine for newborn babies

Published on: 24-MAY-2014
Important for Exam: 114 people agreed

Italian scientists designed kidney dialysis machine for newborn babies.

Palaeontologists discovered the fossil of world’s largest dinosaur in Patagonia, Argentina

Published on: 23-MAY-2014
Important for Exam: 32 people agreed

Scientists discovered the world largest dinosaur fossils in Argentina

Report on Health for the world’s adolescents released by WHO

Published on: 15-MAY-2014
Important for Exam: 15 people agreed

Report on Health for the world’s adolescents was released on 14 May 2014 by World Health Organisation (WHO).

Unique enzyme SOD discovered by CSIR to increase shelf life of fruits and vegetables

Published on: 14-MAY-2014
Important for Exam: 36 people agreed

A Unique enzyme Super Oxide Dismutase (SOD) was discovered by Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR).

NASA Simulator successfully Recreated Space Dust

Published on: 13-MAY-2014
Important for Exam: 30 people agreed

Scientists reproduced the processes that occur in the atmosphere of the red giant star and lead to the formation of planet-forming interstellar dust.

World’s first Electric Plane E-Fan completed its first flight

Published on: 13-MAY-2014
Important for Exam: 76 people agreed

The World’s first battery-powered named E-Fan successfully completed its first flight.

Scientists created first living Organism that transmits added Letters in DNA

Published on: 10-MAY-2014
Important for Exam: 58 people agreed

Bacterium, whose genetic material contains three pairs of DNA letters instead of two engineered by scientists.

Archana Ramasundaram appointed as first Woman Additional Director of CBI

Published on: 09-MAY-2014
Important for Exam: 54 people agreed

Senior IPS Officer Archana Ramasundaram on 8 May 2014 appointed as first Woman Additional Director of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

Scientist created First realistic virtual universe called ILLUSTRIS

Published on: 09-MAY-2014
Important for Exam: 29 people agreed

Scientists on 8 May 2014 created the first realistic virtual Universe using a computer simulation called Illustris.

New Element 117 named Ununseptium set to join the periodic table

Published on: 06-MAY-2014
Important for Exam: 128 people agreed

New Element 117 which is temporarily called Uunseptium with 117 protons set to join periodic table.

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