Science and Technology

Women in STEM to boost Knowledge Economy

The government may also consider investing more in colleges specifically for women engineers so those young and bright women can start early on through internships and apprentices.

published on : 5th August 2022

14 CUSAT Researchers bag Nava Kerala Post-doctoral Fellowship

The Nava Kerala Post-doctoral Fellowship IS instituted by the government to promote research conducive to the holistic development and modernisation of the state. 

published on : 17th May 2022

Flip, fold, fly.

Noise. Chaos. Paper planes. A teacherless class resembled a “fish market”. But when a plane lands on the teacher’s feet, it is always crushed and the flyer is thrown out.

published on : 11th April 2022

China tests rocket engine for future space lab launches 

The rocket engine developed by the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation will undergo over 20 more experimental tasks to further test its performance, the company said.

published on : 16th March 2022

Director of city-based IHBAS Dr R K Dhamija bags national award for science & technology

Prior to joining IHBAS, Dhamija was heading the Neurology Department at Lady Hardinge Medical College.

published on : 1st March 2022

Delving into the splendour of science

Unveiled on Feb 22, the Mega Science and Technology Expo 2022 is a nationwide, week-long festival highlighting the achievements of India in science and technology over the last 75 years.

published on : 26th February 2022

Need to provide good R&D environment for students: DRDO director

The DRDO director was the chief guest at the week-long Science Festival that began at the School of Planning and Architecture (SPA) here on Tuesday. 

published on : 23rd February 2022

China planning more than 50 space launches in 2022 

The China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation said China will carry out more than 50 space launches in 2022, sending over 140 spacecraft into space.

published on : 10th February 2022

Indian scientists develop self-disinfecting, biodegradable face masks to combat COVID-19

Prototype of the copper-based Nanoparticle-coated Antiviral Face Masks having different designs such as single layer and triple layers have been demonstrated. 

published on : 4th February 2022

China says its space station will be ready this year 

Once ready, China will be the only country to own a space station of its own as the International Space Station (ISS) of Russia is a collaborative project of several countries.

published on : 6th January 2022

It is our duty to spread & safeguard traditional knowledge systems: Andhra Pradesh Governor

Speaking on the occasion, Harichandan said it was significant that the Koushal-2021 programme coincided with the Azaadi ka Amrut Mahotsav, as the country is celebrating 75 years of Independence.

published on : 6th January 2022

Taskforce for deep-sea mineral exploration 

Jitendra Singh announced the plan while inaugurating new facilities at the Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology in Bhubaneswar.

published on : 6th December 2021

Smart way to bypass sewage clogs, floods

A team of professors from Madurai built a remote sewer management and block removal system that they claim could help avoid manual scavenger deaths and unclog sewers in cities.

published on : 2nd December 2021

3,519 Vijayawada students enrol for Inspire-Manak Awards

Students in 10-15 years age group and studying in classes 6-10 are eligible to submit their ideas. Each school can nominate five original ideas through the website before October 15.

published on : 9th November 2021

One for happy hearts

We caught up with Dr Jeemon Panniyammakal, who bagged Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology recently.

published on : 5th October 2021

New drug combination found effective against coronavirus infection: Study

Early test results, published in the journal Viruses, found that the combined use of the antiviral drugs nafamostat and Pegasys meets all availability and efficacy requirements.

published on : 1st October 2021

VC calls for a wall to protect Cochin University of Science and Technology

The BTech classes at the School of Engineering, which witnessed a fight between students and a group from outside the campus, will resume on Wednesday.

published on : 13th February 2019

Lunar eclipse: Things you must know as millions get ready to witness the 'Blood Moon'

A partial Lunar eclipse will precede and follow during the entire phase, each lasting one hour and six minutes.

published on : 26th July 2018

Kerala State Science and Technology Museum gears up for century’s longest total lunar eclipse  

The eclipse will be visible in full from Thiruvananthapuram during the final hours of Friday and the early hours of Saturday.

published on : 26th July 2018