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World Ozone Day 2021: About Ozone Pollution and how it affects health

2 days ago
World Ozone Day 2021: We all know that ozone protects us from UV rays coming from the sun. What is ozone pollution, how is it harmful to health and the environment? Let us find out!

What is the difference between Heart Attack and Cardiac Arrest?

Sep 2, 2021
Heart Attack and Cardiac Arrest are terms that are interchangeably used more often but are way too different from one another. Get to know about the details of both these diseases below to understand the difference between them a little better. 

World Hepatitis Day 2021: Date, Theme, History, Significance and Key Facts

Jul 28, 2021
World Hepatitis Day 2021: It is celebrated on 28 July to raise awareness about viral hepatitis which is an inflammation of the liver that causes various problems like liver cancer. Know about the day in detail here.   i  

15,000-year-old viruses discovered in Tibetan Glacier ice: All you need to know

Jul 23, 2021
Recently, scientists have discovered 15,000-year-old unknown mysterious viruses trapped in Tibetan Glacier in two ice samples taken from the summit of the Guliya ice cap in western China.

General Science: A Complete Study Material

Jul 6, 2021
Here we are providing the complete study material of General Science covering major subjects including Biology, Chemistry, and Physics.   

National Doctor’s Day 2021: Date, Theme, History and Objectives

Jul 1, 2021
National Doctor's Day 2021: It is observed on 1st July to acknowledge the contributions of doctor's humane service to mankind. Let us have a look in detail about the day. legendary physician and the second Chief Minister of West Bengal, Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy.

What is the difference between Delta and Delta Plus Variant of COVID-19?

Jun 28, 2021
 Get to know the difference between Delta and Delta plus variant of COVID-19. Which is more dangerous? How many cases are there across the world, etc.?

What is the difference between Covishield and Covaxin? Know all about the vaccines against COVID-19 approved in India

May 25, 2021
In India, the second phase of the COVID-19 vaccination drive has already begun and several people are still unaware of how two vaccines namely Covaxin and Covishield are different from each other. How do these vaccines work? Let us find out!

HIV Vaccine Awareness Day/ World AIDS Vaccine Day 2021: History and Significance

May 18, 2021
World AIDS Vaccine Day 2021: It is also known as HIV Vaccine Awareness Day (HVAD). The day is observed on 18 May and provides an opportunity to educate communities about the importance of preventive HIV vaccine research. An effective and safe preventive HIV vaccine will help to end the HIV pandemic. Let us study in detail about the day, AIDS, HIV vaccine, etc.    

World Hypertension Day 2021: Current Theme, Significance, Signs and Risks of Hypertension

May 17, 2021
World Hypertension Day (WHD) 2021: It is observed on 17 May every year. Let us read about the history of World Hypertension Day, its 2021 theme, hypertension disease, its causes, symptoms, and prevention.  

World Thalassaemia Day 2021: Current Theme, Objective and Significance

May 7, 2021
World Thalassaemia Day 2021: It is observed on 8 May to raise awareness about thalassaemia disease, its preventive measures and to avoid transmission among the people throughout the world. Let us read in detail about World Thalassaemia Day, 2021 theme, Thalassaemia disease, symptoms and preventions.

Eudiscopus denticulus: All you need to know about India's first disk-footed bat reported in Meghalaya

Apr 22, 2021
India's first bat species with disk-shaped sticky feet has been discovered in the Indian state of Meghalaya. With this, India's bat tally touched 130, out of which 66 are found in Meghalaya itself. 

What is the difference between Animal and Plant Cells?

Apr 15, 2021
As we know that plants and animals are made up of millions of cells and these cells have some similarities and differences. Let us have a look at some differences and similarities between plant and animal cells.

Genome Mapping and the first project in Indian Ocean

Mar 17, 2021
Scientists and Researchers from the National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) has initiated a project for mapping the genetic diversity of organisms and the effect of micronutrients and trace metals on them in the Indian Ocean. Let us read about it in detail.

Key Facts about Vaccination, Immunisation and how vaccines work?

Mar 16, 2021
During the COVID-19 pandemic, vaccines brought the world together and India emerged as a leader in the vaccination drive against the pandemic. Let us read about vaccination, immunisation, its importance and how do they work?

World Cancer Day 2021: What are Blood Cancers, Types, Symptoms, Treatment and data in India?

Feb 4, 2021
World Cancer Day 2021: It is observed on 4 February every year and this year the theme is "I Am and I Will". Several types of cancer occur in the world. In this article, we are providing a piece of information regarding blood cancer, its causes, symptoms, treatment, etc.

Lumpy Skin Disease: Transmission, Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment

Jan 19, 2021
Lumpy Skin Disease (LSD) has been reported in various Indian states like Assam, Odisha, Maharashtra, Kerala, Karnataka, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, etc. Let us study LSD in detail, its transmission, symptoms, treatment, prevention, etc.

Trans Fatty Acids: Definition, Usage, Harmful effects, and Key Facts

Jan 7, 2021
According to the World Health Organisation, approximately 5.4 lakh deaths take place every year worldwide due to the intake of trans fatty acids. Let us study in detail Trans Fatty Acids (TFA) or Trans Fats.

What is the difference between Autotrophic and Heterotrophic modes of nutrition?

Dec 31, 2020
All living organisms need energy to perform various life processes and the source of energy for all living organisms is food. It is available from different sources. There are two types of modes of nutrition Autotrophic and Heterotrophic. Let us study the difference between them.

What are Genetically Modified Pigs?

Dec 28, 2020
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a first-of-its-kind intentional genomic alteration (IGA) in a line of domestic pigs. Let us read more about it.
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