Science and Technology Current Affairs (Page : 2)

  • Three Indian Scientists elected as Fellows of The Royal Society

    Tuesday, May 03, 2016

    Three Indian Scientists elected as Fellows of The Royal Society

    Three Indian Scientists are on the list of fifty scientists elected as Fellows of The Royal Society, a premier scientific academy of the U.K. and the Commonweal

  • Giant black hole found in an unlikely place

    Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016

    Giant black hole found in an unlikely place

    Astronomers have discovered a near-record breaking supermassive black hole, weighing 17 billion Suns, in the centre of a galaxy in a sparsely populated area of

  • NASA selects Indian-origin researcher for innovative concept

    Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016

    NASA selects Indian-origin researcher for innovative concept

    NASA has selected 13 proposals, including one by an Indian-origin scientist, through the NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC), a programme aimed at revoluti

  • Graphene based all-weather solar cells may generate power from rain

    Monday, Apr 11, 2016

    Graphene based all-weather solar cells may generate power from rain

    Various technical advancement in the field of Solar energy have made Solar cells the most efficient and affordable source of power generation but a big disadvan

  • SpaceX reusable rocket lands on ocean platform

    Saturday, Apr 09, 2016

    SpaceX reusable rocket lands on ocean platform

    A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Florida on a NASA cargo run to the International Space Station (ISS), successfully landed a resusable rocket on an oce

  • Researchers develop world’s smallest nanoscale diode

    Friday, Apr 08, 2016

    Researchers develop world’s smallest nanoscale diode

    Researchers have developed the world’s smallest nanoscale diode or molecular rectifier that could impact the development of molecular electronic devices in fu

  • Modi launches Asia's largest telescope ARIES at Nainital

    Thursday, Mar 31, 2016

    Modi launches Asia's largest telescope ARIES at Nainital

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel remotely launched Asia's biggest telescope, the Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observat

  • ExoMars 2016 spacecraft successfully launched by Europe and Russia

    Tuesday, Mar 15, 2016

    ExoMars 2016 spacecraft successfully launched by Europe and Russia

    ExoMars 2016 the first phase of  "ExoMars program"- an historic £924 million joint European-Russian mission to search for biochemical "fingerprints" of pa

  • India's sixth navigation satellite, IRNSS-1F, placed in orbit

    Friday, Mar 11, 2016

    India's sixth navigation satellite, IRNSS-1F, placed in orbit

    The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has successfully launched India’s sixth navigation Indian Regional Navigational Satellite System (IRNSS) 1F sate

  • World's first fast-acting anti-rabies drug to be launched in India

    Thursday, Feb 25, 2016

    World's first fast-acting anti-rabies drug to be launched in India

    India is all set to become the first country in the world to have developed a fast-acting anti-rabies drug which would be launched this year. The drug, called R


Science and Technology Tidbits ( Feb 25, 2016 - May 03, 2016 )

  • Apr 29, 2016 Russia’s brand new cosmodrome launches first-ever rocket show

  • Apr 27, 2016 Tourism Ministry launches NMAs Online Web Portal NOAPS  show

  • Apr 26, 2016 All new mobiles to have panic button from 2017 show

  • Apr 25, 2016 Solar-powered plane completes journey across Pacific Ocean show

  • Apr 23, 2016 China unveils 1st security robot show

  • Apr 22, 2016 ISRO Scientists develop world’s lightest material Silica Aerogel show

  • Apr 14, 2016 India Successfully Test Fires Surface-To-Air Akash Missile show

  • Apr 11, 2016 NASA's planet-hunting Kepler probe goes into emergency mode show

  • Apr 08, 2016 China launches SJ-10 retrievable space science probe show

  • Apr 07, 2016 Scientists Discover a Rare Planet with triple-star system show

  • Apr 06, 2016 Scientists keeps pig heart alive in baboon for over two years show

  • Apr 01, 2016 India, US sign MoU for setting up LIGO observatory in India show

  • Mar 30, 2016 Ten year old boy become youngest to undergo bypass surgery in India show

  • Mar 30, 2016 ISRO to launch record 22 satellites in single mission  show

  • Mar 29, 2016 Mint plant can help fight cancer: CIMAP Researchers show

  • Mar 28, 2016 India launches first indigenous rotavirus vaccine show

  • Mar 18, 2016 Union Government launches FCI’s Depot Online System show

  • Mar 18, 2016 IMD develops Drishti for providing real time visibility information to pilots show

  • Mar 16, 2016 Haryana New Secretariat Building gets first Earthquake Warning System in country show

  • Mar 16, 2016 ICICI Bank launched NFC-based mobile payment solution Touch & Pay show

  • Mar 12, 2016 Wikipedia to develop a speech engine for visually impaired users show

  • Mar 12, 2016 Plastic degrading bacteria Ideonella sakaiensis 201-F6 identified show

  • Mar 12, 2016 Rajya Sabha passes Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Bill, 2015 show

  • Mar 08, 2016 Indian scientists develop Herbal drug to treat dengue show

  • Mar 08, 2016 Galaxy 13.4 billion years away breaks cosmic distance record  show

  • Mar 02, 2016 Swaminathan Research Chair for Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences  show

  • Mar 01, 2016 Twitter launches Campaign to Empower Women show

  • Mar 01, 2016 East coast to get sixth doppler radar for weather forecasting   show

  • Feb 27, 2016 ISRO to set up Satellite Centre in Vietnam show

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