Scientists(Search results - 74)
Top StoriesJul 13, 2021, 9:04 PM IST
Social media users are thanking NASA for exposing Hinduphobia: Here is why
Two Indian American space scientists selected by NASA as interns received support on social media after they were brutally trolled by atheists and Hinduphobes who found an issue with photos and idols of Hindu goddesses being next to their workstations.
Top StoriesJul 5, 2021, 2:41 PM IST
Indian scientists working on developing mRNA vaccine technology get grant
The grant, the amount of which was not disclosed, will support the research by them for developing for the first time in India the technology platform and reagents required to design, make and test novel mRNA vaccines, ILSF said.
SportsJun 29, 2021, 2:16 PM IST
Heartwarming 'thank you' to UK's Covid warriors at Wimbledon
In a heartwarming gesture, British scientists who developed the Oxford/AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine, National Health Service members and frontline medical staff received a standing ovation at Wimbledon's Centre Court.
World NewsJun 27, 2021, 1:48 PM IST
NASA satellite data helps scientists track ocean microplastics from space
Scientists from the University of Michigan have developed an innovative way to use the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) satellite data to track the movement of tiny pieces of plastic in the ocean.
Top StoriesJun 27, 2021, 12:10 PM IST
Mann ki Baat: PM Modi urges people to shun vaccine hesitancy, says get inoculated
Calling vaccine hesitancy dangerous, PM Modi urged people to get rid of fear. “I urge you all to trust science. Trust our scientists. So many people have taken the vaccine. Let us never believe in negative rumours relating to the vaccine,” he added.
Top StoriesJun 4, 2021, 2:34 PM IST
PM Modi hails scientists for making made-in-India COVID-19 vaccines, ‘aiding global fight against pandemic’
India used to wait for years to get hold of innovations achieved outside, now our scientists are working at the same quick pace, said PM Modi.
CoronavirusMay 31, 2021, 1:36 PM IST
‘COVID has no credible natural ancestor’; British Intelligence believes COVID lab leak theory ‘feasible’
The origins of the Covid-19 remain a widely debated topic, with some scientists and politicians maintaining that the possibility of a lab leak of the deadly virus exists.
United StatesMay 31, 2021, 11:11 AM IST
Wuhan lab was engaged in military activity with PLA, says former US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
China has been under increasing pressure over the probe in the coronavirus origin, even as scientists are demanding more clarity to go into the roots of the global pandemic.
World NewsMay 24, 2021, 9:41 AM IST
New evidence of Wuhan lab cooking up Covid virus emerges
A new US intelligence report indicates that three researchers from the Wuhan Institute of Virology became sick in November 2019 and sought hospital care.
World NewsMay 20, 2021, 1:02 PM IST
Antarctica gives birth to world’s largest iceberg
The newly calved berg, designated A-76 by scientists, was spotted in recent satellite images captured by the Copernicus Sentinel-1 mission, the space agency said in a statement.
Top StoriesMay 17, 2021, 1:34 PM IST
Virologist Shahid Jameel, who said scientists are facing 'stubborn resistance', quits Modi govt's Covid panel
Senior virologist Shahid Jameel had recently written a piece in The New York Times, in which he had said that scientists in India are facing a "stubborn response to evidence-based policymaking."
Top StoriesMay 11, 2021, 1:59 PM IST
Goa recommends using Ivermectin to all above 18, after scientists say its use can 'end COVID-19 pandemic'
The common anti-parasitic ivermectin is being touted as a miracle cure for Covid-19 by doctors and campaigners the world over.
World NewsMay 10, 2021, 10:27 AM IST
Chinese scientists discussed weaponising coronavirus in 2015: Reports
Chinese scientists described SARS coronaviruses — of which Covid is one example — as presenting a “new era of genetic weapons”.
ScienceApr 2, 2021, 8:57 PM IST
New predator dinosaur species, 'one who causes fear', discovered
The species, known as 'Llukalkan aliocranianus', is believed to have roamed South America 85 million years ago.
Positive StoriesMar 8, 2021, 1:38 PM IST
Indian women scientists breaking barriers in space exploration
On International Women's Day this year, Asianet Newsable salutes Indian women, who have taken the scientific community by the horn and proven that even the sky is no longer a limit.