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High density of leopards at Kuno park matter of concern for cheetahs but both can co-exist: South African expert

06/11/2022
The cheetahs were flown from the African country and released in the Kuno National Park in Sheopur on September 17.

Vaccine trial soon amid fear of Ebola virus spread to other countries

05/11/2022
Currently there are no vaccines available for the Sudan strain of the Ebola virus

Over 64,000 people in India die of snakebites each year

05/11/2022
A vast majority of snakebite deaths globally — up to 64,100 of the 78,600 deaths — occur in India with Uttar Pradesh reporting the highest number of deaths followed by Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan 

Closest known black hole to Earth spotted by astronomers

05/11/2022
Scientists said that this black hole is 10 times more massive than our sun.

Closest known black hole to Earth spotted by astronomers

04/11/2022
Astronomers have discovered the closest known black hole to Earth, just 1,600 light-years away

Indian aerospace ecosystem seeing unprecedented growth towards becoming self-reliant, says IAF Chief

04/11/2022
The Indian Air Force chief also advocated the need to use new technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI), and big data analytics in flight training and testing methodology

Arctic fires could release catastrophic amounts of C02: Study

04/11/2022
The recent fires themselves have spewed some 150 million tonnes of carbon into the atmosphere.

Elon Musk to begin layoffs at Twitter today: report

04/11/2022
The New York Times reported that Mr. Musk will ‘begin laying off Twitter employees on Friday’, exactly a week after he completed the $44 billion acquisition of the social media company

Gold gets nano boost from super mushroom for better drug delivery

03/11/2022
Assam’s Bodoland University is part of collaborative research on a fungus-powered biosynthesised nanogold particles that has received an international patent from Germany

Sci-Five | The Hindu Science Quiz: A walk among stars

03/11/2022
Test your science quotient with this quiz.

Scientists find evidence of 'substantial' transmission of monkeypox before symptoms appear

03/11/2022
While previous research on pox viruses did not rule out transmission prior to symptoms, this work represents the first evidence to support this

The beekeepers of Araku Valley are leading a sweet revolution in Andhra Pradesh

03/11/2022
Come November and the beekeepers of Araku near Visakhapatnam get busy harvesting honey sold to tourists visiting the valley, as well as at faraway cities

The Hindu on Science | Remarkable new discoveries made by NASA’s spacecraft as it prepares to say goodbye

03/11/2022
The Hindu’s weekly Science for All newsletter explains all things Science, without the jargon.

Elon Musk plans to cut half of Twitter jobs: Report

03/11/2022
The report also said that Mr. Musk intends to reverse Twitter’s existing work from anywhere policy and will require employees to work from office

Origins of acoustic communication date back 400 million years

02/11/2022
Acoustic communication in vertebrates can be traced back to their last common ancestor.

India's first fully solar village lights up the lives of poor residents

01/11/2022
India aims to meet half of its energy demands from renewable sources, such as solar and wind, by 2030.

Antibody treatment tested as new tool against malaria

01/11/2022
Research in Africa has found a one-time dose of an experimental drug protected adults against malaria for at least six months

New potentially hazardous asteroid discovered

01/11/2022
The 1.5 kilometre-wide asteroid was discovered in area notoriously difficult to spot objects due to the glare from the Sun.

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