• Reasons behind the earthy odour of soil after first rain

    Have you ever noticed the earthy odour or smell that comes from the soil after the first rain? The smell makes us poetic and gives the experience of fresh soil. Is there any scientific reason behind the smell? Let us find out!  

    Mar 20, 2020
  • Why Gold does not rust?

    We know that gold has been used in India since ancient times. Its accuracy is measured in the carat. People use it in the form of jewellery, coins, etc. You may have noticed that gold does not rust like other metals but why? Let us find out!

    Mar 19, 2020
  • Green Crackers: Meaning, Composition and Facts

    Firecrackers are enjoyed by most of the children in the Diwali festival. And every time it is seen that due to crackers air pollution increases and affects health. CSIR developed green crackers which are better than previous sound-emitting crackers and other fireworks. Let us read more about green crackers, how they will help in combating air pollution, the composition of green crackers, etc.    

    Mar 19, 2020
  • What is “OneerTM”?

    OneerTM is a technology which will be helpful in rural areas and is developed under Make in India Mission. But do you know for what purpose OneerTM is developed, what are its features, how it will work etc. Let us find out through this article.

    Mar 14, 2020
  • Interesting facts about Cyanide

    Cyanide is a chemical that can be present in different forms. This is known as the most dangerous poison. Let us study through this article about cyanide poisoning, its impact, symptoms, are all cyanides dangerous or fatal, etc.

    Mar 14, 2020
  • What are the impacts of Nitrogen Pollution?

    Nitrogen constitutes 78% of Earth’s air.  It is essential to exist life on earth but too much of everything is dangerous in the same way an excessive amount of nitrogen may be dangerous for soil, plants, living beings, etc. Let us study through this article about Nitrogen, its uses, nitrogen pollution, how is it caused, what are the impacts of nitrogen pollution, etc.

    Mar 14, 2020
  • Global Warming: Effects and Causes

    What is global warming? How is it caused and what is its impact? Nowadays it is a matter of concern. Let us have a look!    

    Feb 24, 2020
  • Hydrocarbon: Types and Importance

    Do you know about hydrocarbons? How many types of hydrocarbons are there? What is the importance of hydrocarbons? Let us find out!  

    Feb 24, 2020
  • What is Catalysis?

    The chemical substance due to the presence of which rate of a chemical reaction is increased or decreased but does not take part in chemical reaction itself is called catalyst and the process is called catalysis.  Let us study in detail about catalysis!

    Feb 20, 2020
  • List of some common man-made Polymers and their Uses

    What are Polymers? How many types of polymers are there? What are the uses of polymers? Let us have a look!    

    Feb 20, 2020
  • The Concept and importance of pH Scale

    Do you know what is pH Scale and for what purpose is it used? Who invented pH scale and when? What is the value of pH scale? Let us find out!    

    Feb 20, 2020
  • Indian Railways eco-friendly initiative: All you need to know

    Do you know that Indian Railways is going to take an eco-friendly initiative and that is to ban single-use plastic materials on Railway premises including trains from 2nd October? Let us read more about this.

    Aug 23, 2019
  • What is Chemical Explosive and its typology?

    The use of chemical and explosive materials by criminals and terrorist groups poses a significant threat not only to the public safety on a large-scale but also severely impact economic and political stability in the contemporary world. Explosives are those substance which provides extreme heat and energy and a sharp cracking sound on combustion. They usually have less potential energy than fuels, but their high rate of energy produces a great blast pressure.For a chemical to be an explosive, it must exhibit all of the following: Rapid expansion (i.e., rapid production of gases or rapid heating of surroundings);evolution of heat;rapidity of reaction; and initiation of reaction.

    Feb 15, 2019
  • General Science A Complete Study Material

    Understanding the basics of General Science can lead any aspirant to achieve good marks in the examination. Therefore, We have compiled a complete study material on General  science with major subjects like Biology, Chemistry and Physics.  

    Jan 2, 2019
  • Why do particles of matter constantly move?

    Matter is that occupies space and has weight. Everything around us is made up of particles. The particles which make up matter are so small that we cannot see them with a high power microscope. One of the characteristic of particle is that it constantly moves. Let us prove it through this article.

    Aug 20, 2018