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Annular Solar Eclipse 2020: Date, Schedule, Timings in India and Key Facts to know about Surya Grahan

Jun 21, 2020
Annular Solar Eclipse 2020: This is the first Solar Eclipse of the year and is known as Annular Solar Eclipse. On 21 June, 2020, India is going to witness the deepest Annular Solar Eclipse. Do you know about the timings, schedule of Solar Eclipse, types of Solar Eclipse etc? Let us have a look!        

Surya Grahan or Solar Eclipse 2020: 9 Interesting Facts

Jun 17, 2020
On June 21, India will witness its deepest annual solar eclipse of the century in Rajasthan, Haryana and Uttarakhand. However, the rest of India will witness a partial solar eclipse.    

HIV Vaccine Awareness Day/ World AIDS Vaccine Day 2020

May 18, 2020
World AIDS Vaccine Day 2020: It is also known as HIV Vaccine Awareness Day (HVAD). The day is observed on 18 May every year and provide an opportunity to educate communities about the importance of preventive HIV vaccine research. As effective and safe preventive HIV vaccine will help to end the HIV pandemic. Let us study about AIDS, HIV Vaccine.    

World Hypertension Day 2020: Current Theme, Significance, Signs and Risks of Hypertension

May 17, 2020
World Hypertension Day (WHD) 2020: It is observed on 17 May every year. Due to COVID-19 pandemic, World Hypertension League (WHL) has announced that it will postpone the celebration of World Hypertension Day (WHD) until 10 October, 2020. Let us read more about World Hypertension Day, its 2020 theme, hypertension disease, its causes, symptoms and prevention.  

National Dengue Day: Dengue Fever, Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment

May 16, 2020
National Dengue Day: It is observed on 16 May in India to create awareness about dengue, how is it caused, preventive measures and methods to control the disease in the country. Let us study in detail about Dengue and some facts related to it.  

World Thalassaemia Day 2020: Current Theme, Objective and Significance

May 8, 2020
World Thalassaemia Day 2020: 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, 2020 theme, Thalassaemia disease, symptoms and prevention.

Haemophilia Disease: What is it, how is it caused, symptoms and treatment?

Apr 17, 2020
World Haemophilia Day 2020: Haemophilia is an inherited bleeding disorder in which blood does not clot properly. Several factors are responsible for it. World Haemophilia Day is celebrated on 17 April across the globe to make people aware of the Haemophilia disease and its treatment. How haemophilia disease can be cured, its symptoms and causes. Let us find out!  

What is the difference between Communicable and Non-Communicable Diseases?

Mar 25, 2020
As we know COVID-19 cases in India and in the whole world are rising. On 25 March 2020, cases of COVID-19 rise to 562. Do you know COVID-19 is a communicable or non-communicable disease? What is a communicable and non-communicable disease? Let us have a look in detail!

What is ‘Meghalayan Age’ in Earth’s history?

Mar 24, 2020
Do you know that scientists have discovered a new age in the history of the Earth and named it after the name of India's Meghalaya? This has been called as ‘Meghalayan Age’. Let us study through this article what is the Meghalayan Age, how it has been calculated, etc.

What is Pasteurised milk? Is there any difference between Pasteurised and Homogenised milk?

Mar 24, 2020
The milk that we get from the nearby shops in the packet is known as pasteurised milk. But do you know what is pasteurisation, homogenisation, how pasteurised milk is prepared, is it beneficial for health or not etc. Let us have a look!

Influenza (Flu) Viruses: Types, Symptoms, Naming and Vaccine

Mar 24, 2020
Influenza or flu is caused by influenza viruses. It is a contagious respiratory illness and may lead to mild to severe illness. Let us read in detail about Influenza (flu), types of influenza viruses and symptoms.

What is Space Station and how many Space Stations are present in space?

Mar 20, 2020
The space station is a spacecraft, which support a human crew to stay in space for a long time. Would you like to know how space station work and at present how many space stations are there in the Earth's orbit? Readout this article.  

Reasons behind the earthy odour of soil after first rain

Mar 20, 2020
Have you ever noticed the earthy odour or smell that comes from the soil after the first rain? The smell makes us poetic and gives the experience of fresh soil. Is there any scientific reason behind the smell? Let us find out!  

What is Mobile Wallet and how does it work?

Mar 20, 2020
In an age of smartphones, mostly there is an app for everything. "Mobile Wallet" technology is becoming popular every day. Do you know about the mobile wallet, how is it work, its advantages and disadvantages. Let us have a look!    

Why Gold does not rust?

Mar 19, 2020
We know that gold has been used in India since ancient times. Its accuracy is measured in the carat. People use it in the form of jewellery, coins, etc. You may have noticed that gold does not rust like other metals but why? Let us find out!

Green Crackers: Meaning, Composition and Facts

Mar 19, 2020
Firecrackers are enjoyed by most of the children in the Diwali festival. And every time it is seen that due to crackers air pollution increases and affects health. CSIR developed green crackers which are better than previous sound-emitting crackers and other fireworks. Let us read more about green crackers, how they will help in combating air pollution, the composition of green crackers, etc.    

What is the difference between A1 and A2 milk?

Mar 19, 2020
Have you ever heard of A1 and A2 milk? What kind of milk is this, do different cow produces A1 and A2 milk, what is the speciality of this milk, what are the benefits, side effects, what is the difference between A1 and A2 milk, etc. Let us find out through this article. 

Arecibo Message: 1st International radio message to space

Mar 16, 2020
There was a radio message which was sent into space in 1974. It was known as Arecibo Message. Do you know about it? What does it contain? Why it was sent? What is the Importance of Arecibo message etc? Let us find out!

GSAT-11 India’s heaviest satellite: Launch Purpose, Features and Benefits

Mar 16, 2020
India's heaviest and most powerful communication satellite GSAT 11 was launched on 5 December, 2018 from Ariane-5 rocket of Arianespace, French Guiana. What are its salient features and why is it different from other satellites of India? Let us have a look!

Glioblastoma or GBM Grade IV cancer: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Mar 16, 2020
Glioblastoma or GBM Grade IV is a tumour that occurs in the brain. Do you know about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of the disease? Let us find out!

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