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Chandrayaan-2, India's second Moon mission: All you need to know

3 days ago
Chandrayaan-2, India's second mission to the Moon was launched on 22 July, 2019 from Satish Dhawan Space Center, Sriharikota. Let us read in detail about the Chandrayaan-2 mission.        

GISAT-1 & RISAT-1A: Earth Observation satellites by ISRO- All you need to know

Jul 19, 2021
GISAT-1 and RISAT-1A are the Earth Observation Satellites (EOS) to be launched by ISRO. Take a look at the details of the satellite features and functions here. 

What is Genome Editing or CRISPR Technology?

Jul 14, 2021
In the article below, know what is CRISPR Technology and how it has been used in the space. Also now all about WHO's recent report on genome editing here. 

1100+ GK Questions and Answers on General Science

Jul 6, 2021
1100+ GK Questions and Answers on General Science have been compiled to boost the preparation for several competitive examinations and also enhance knowledge.  

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.

World Asteroid Day 2021: History, Importance, Tunguska event and Key Facts

Jun 30, 2021
World Asteroid Day 2021: It is observed on 30 June to raise awareness in public about the asteroid's hazardous effect and the day marks the anniversary of the Tunguska impact over Siberia. What are asteroids and the Tunguska event? Let us find out!      

List of Nuclear Power Plants in India 2021

Jun 29, 2021
Nuclear Power is the fifth-largest source of generating electricity in India after coal, gas, wind power and hydroelectricity. This article will provide you with a list of Operational Nuclear Power Plants in India in 2021, Under Construction Nuclear Power Plants in India, and Planned Nuclear Power Plants in India. 

Who invented the Cell Phone? Know the story behind the first Mobile Phone

Jun 29, 2021
Who invented the cell phone? It is a tricky theory which leads into the world of stiffest competitions of the technical world. Take a look at the events that led to the discovery or invention of the first cell phone

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.?

Explained: Canopy Severance System (CSS) for fighter aircraft developed by DRDO facility

Jun 24, 2021
DRDO's facility in Pune called Armament Research and Development Establishment or ARDE has developed a canopy severance system for combat aircrafts mainly Tejas in India. Take a look at the details below. 

Annular Solar Eclipse or Surya Grahan 2021: 9 Interesting Facts

Jun 10, 2021
On 10 June, 2021 (Thursday) "ring of fire" Annular Solar Eclipse will be visible in several parts of the world. In India, the entire country will not be able to witness the celestial phenomenon but it will only be seen in some parts of Ladakh and Arunachal Pradesh. Check details and some interesting facts about Surya Grahan here.      

"Ring of Fire" Annular Solar Eclipse 2021: Date, Time and Key Facts about Surya Grahan

Jun 10, 2021
"Ring of Fire" Annular Solar Eclipse 2021: On 10 June 2021, the rare celestial event of Solar Eclipse or Surya Grahan will be visible in some parts of India. Know about the Time, Schedule, where it will be visible, and how to watch this majestic phenomenon.        

What is China's Artificial Sun? All about EAST, the nuclear fusion reactor and its new record

Jun 3, 2021
China had activated its “artificial sun,” that is, a nuclear fusion reactor in December 2020. It would grant the country with fuel for years to come. Recently, EAST has set a new record in performing the fusion reaction for the longest time till now.  Read all about the reactor, the fusion reaction and the challenges of Artificial Sun here

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!

What is DRDO's Oxycare System and how it can prove to be a boon in the COVID-19 pandemic?

May 19, 2021
DRDO's Defence Bio-Engineering & Electro Medical Laboratory (DEBEL), Bengaluru has developed a SpO2 (Blood Oxygen Saturation) Supplemental Oxygen Delivery System for moderate COVID-19 patients and soldiers posted at extreme high-altitude areas. 

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.  

National Technology Day 2021: Current Theme, History and Significance

May 11, 2021
National Technology Day 2021: National Technology Day is celebrated across India on 11 May to commemorate India’s scientific advancement. On 11 May 1998, India successfully tested nuclear bombs in Pokhran. Let us read in detail about National Technology Day.

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.

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