Category Archives: Science & technology

The GSLV Mission and the Difficulties

  An attempt at firing a satellite launch vehicle failed in Sriharikota on Monday. A look at the mission and the difficulties it involves: What was supposed to be launched?…

Chandrayaan-2: An all India Mission

  Chandrayaan-2 would be a lone mission by India without Russian tie-up according to the latest information provided by Minister of State for Personnel in Rajya Sabha on 14th August 2013….

INS Vikrant: Defining Moment for Warship Construction

  It is a defining moment for warship construction in the country today when the first indigenous aircraft carrier is floated out of its building bay at the State-owned Cochin…

Newly Developed Malaria Vaccine

  For the first time in history, scientists have completed successful human trials of a malaria vaccine that provides 100% protection against the often fatal disease. Currently, we have no…

Arihant: India’s Nuclear Submarine

   In a major step towards completing its nuclear triad, India activated the atomic reactor on board the indigenous nuclear submarine INS Arihant, paving the way for its operational deployment…

CSIR: Distributing Fruits of S&T

  The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) is concentrating on the rural and small towns to implement the latest technology and creating awareness campaigns about their use and…

India’s First Fuel Cell Bus

  For the first time in the country, a Hydrogen-powered automobile bus has been developed by Tata Motors Limited (TML) and Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) after several years of research. The hydrogen…

Voter Verified Paper Audit Trail

   By: Parveen Kaswan ( Add on Facebook for more updates)   The most important aspect of a voting system, with respect to accuracy, integrity and security, is whether or…

New Jet Noise Reduction Technology by IISc & IIT-B

  Scientists at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore and IIT Bombay have helped Rolce Royce develop low-noise technology for aircraft engines that are fitted in longhaul planes such as…

Smart Grid Technology : Decoded

  “Smart grid” generally refers to a class of technology people are using to bring utility electricity delivery systems into the 21st century, using computer-based remote control and automation. These…