Sunday, November 29, 2020

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    India’s plan to pay journal subscription fees for all its citizen may end up...

    India, the world’s second-most populous country, is planning to make scholarly literature available for everyone under its latest science, technology and innovation policy. The policy...

    What is an algorithm? How computers know what to do with data

    The world of computing is full of buzzwords: AI, supercomputers, machine learning, the cloud, quantum computing and more. One word in particular is used...

    On What it Means to Offer the Nobel Prize in Physics to Scientists Working...

    As the Nobel Prize in Physics is awarded to scientists working on the Black Hole, the article explores the meaning and significance of the same in the contemporary world.

    2020 Nobel Prize in physics awarded for work on black holes – an astrophysicist...

    Black holes are perhaps the most mysterious objects in nature. They warp space and time in extreme ways and contain a mathematical impossibility, a...

    Critical Reflections on Making School Level Science Inclusive and Inviting for All

    The article engages with the need to make school level science more inclusive and egalitarian and listen to the aspirations of children from diverse backgrounds.

    10,000 Year Old Preserved Mammoth Uncovered from Siberian Lake

    Scientists in Siberia have found the remains of a 10,000 year old wooly mammoth. This will pave way for further research into its anatomy, diet and climatic conditions that caused its death.

    Sexism pushed Rosalind Franklin toward the scientific sidelines during her short life, but her...

    What do coal, viruses and DNA have in common? The structures of each – the predominant power source of the early 20th century, one...

    Astronomy Enthusiasts Look Forward to Spotting International Space Station Tonight

    International space station will be visible from Ahmedabad, Rajkot and Delhi tonight.

    Comet Neowise Displays Spectacular Night Sky as it Streaks Past Planet Earth

    In an interesting development for astronomy lovers around the globe, a newly discovered comet is at present streaking past the Earth and leaving behind...

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