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  • National Doctor’s Day 2020: Theme, History and Objectives

    National Doctor's Day 2020: It is celebrated on 1st July to acknowledge the contributions of doctor's humane service to mankind. Why is National Doctor's Day celebrated on 1st July? Let us have a look at history, significance and theme of 2020.   legendary physician and the second Chief Minister of West Bengal, Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy.

    Jul 1, 2020
  • World Asteroid Day 2020: History, Significance, Tunguska event and Key Facts

    World Asteroid Day 2020: It is celebrated on 30 June to spread awareness in public about the asteroid impact hazard. What are asteroids and Tunguska event? Let us have a look at the history and significance of the day.     

    Jun 30, 2020
  • India's First Plasma Bank: All you need to know

    To fight with the spread of COVID-19 pandemic, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal announced to launch India's first Plasma Bank in a city. Let us read in detail about it!

    Jun 29, 2020
  • What is Second wave of COVID-19?

    As we know that various countries in the world are fighting with COVID-19 pandemic including India. About 120,000 Americans have lost lives from the novel coronavirus and around 504,410 have died so far in the world. But there are worrisome as COVID-19 recent reported cases are increases in some countries again. Is this a 'second wave' of COVID-19?   What is the second wave of COVID-19? Let us have a look!

    Jun 29, 2020
  • What is the science behind social distancing?

    During the time of COVID-19, "social distancing" and "quarantine" terms became familiar. Everyone wants to know will social distancing may slow the spread of COVID-19 and how much social distancing is important? What is the science behind social distancing? Let us find out!  

    Jun 25, 2020
  • Annular Solar Eclipse 2020: Date, Schedule, Timings in India and Key Facts to know about Surya Grahan

    Annular Solar Eclipse 2020: This is the first Solar Eclipse of the year and is known as Annular Solar Eclipse. On 21 June, 2020, India is going to witness the deepest Annular Solar Eclipse. Do you know about the timings, schedule of Solar Eclipse, types of Solar Eclipse etc? Let us have a look!        

    Jun 21, 2020
  • Dexamethasone: Know about the World’s first life saving COVID-19 drug

    The whole world is suffering from COVID-19 pandemic, several trials are going on for the treatment of coronavirus where Dexamethasone can be life-saver and can prevent ventilation stage in COVID-19 cases. Let us read in detail about Dexamethasone, how it works, and about the study related to Dexamethasone.

    Jun 19, 2020
  • Surya Grahan or Solar Eclipse 2020: 9 Interesting Facts

    On June 21, India will witness its deepest annual solar eclipse of the century in Rajasthan, Haryana and Uttarakhand. However, the rest of India will witness a partial solar eclipse.    

    Jun 17, 2020
  • Do you know about the rapid antigen detection test for COVID-19?

    Antigen Kit has been approved by ICMR that gives COVID-19 test results in 30 minutes. Let us study in detail about antigen kit and how it works?

    Jun 16, 2020
  • What is the Nuclear Doctrine of India?

    Nuclear Doctrine of India: The basic principle of India's Nuclear Doctrine is "No First Use". The basic theme of India's Nuclear Doctrine is "No First Use". Read this article to know the full details of the Nuclear Doctrine of India.

    Jun 16, 2020
  • List of Nuclear Power Plants in India 2020

    Tarapur Atomic Power Plant-1 (TAPS-1) was the first Nuclear power plant in India. This plant is situated in Boisar, Maharastra since Oct-1969. At present, India has 22 operating reactors in 7 nuclear power plants with an installed capacity of 6780 MWe.

    Jun 12, 2020
  • What is Surgisphere COVID-19 Data Scandal?

    Recently, two prestigious and most trusted medical journals namely The Lancet and the New England of Journal Medicine (NEJM) retracted their articles. The reason behind it is the data of Surgisphere. Let us have a look in detail about the Surgisphere COVID-19 Data Scandal.

    Jun 10, 2020
  • NASA's watch widget reveals: 5 Asteroids will flypast Earth in next four days

    NASA's watch widget reveals that five asteroids will flypast Earth in the next four days. Let us read in detail.

    Jun 8, 2020
  • List of important hormones and their functions

    Hormones are the body's chemical messengers. They help tissues or organs to do their work via travelling through the bloodstream. There are several types of hormones that act on different aspects of bodily functions. Let us have a look at the important hormones and their functions.    

    Jun 5, 2020
  • What is Ebola Virus: History, Cause, Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment

    New Ebola outbreak is detected in Wangata health zone, Mbandaka, in Equateur province in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Do you know what is Ebola Virus, its history, symptoms and treatment? Let us study in detail.  

    Jun 3, 2020