Recently, several online surveys have been conducted regarding COVID-19 vaccine acceptance among the general population. Let us read more about vaccine hesitancy. What does it mean, reasons for vaccine hesitancy, etc?
Take a look at the detailed list of major events in Science and Technology that have occurred in the past one week that is from December 12-18, 2020. Know all about ISRO’S 42nd Communication Satellite, and a new kind of Plasmodium causing deadly malaria here
Recently in the news that Plasmodium Ovale which is not a very common type of malaria has been identified in a soldier in Kerala. What is Plasmodium Ovale? Let us study in detail including various kinds of malarial parasites.
Defence Research and Development Organization, DRDO works to establish globally competitive science and technology base for India and Indian Space Research Organization, ISRO works for space programmes of India- Know the complete difference between the two here
Take a look at the detailed list of major events in Science and Technology that have occurred in the past one week that is from December 7-11, 2020. Know about Loon Internet Balloon, China's Artificial Sun, Robotic Surgery and more
The Union Cabinet led by PM Modi has approved the setting up of public Wi-Fi networks across the length and breadth of the country called as PM WANI- Know about its significance, benefits, objectives and other details here
Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) standardised health policies across all health insurers to even cover robotic and bariatric surgeries- Know what is Robotic Surgery and its details, benefits and challenges here
China successfully activated its “artificial sun,” which is a nuclear fusion reactor that grants the country with fuel for years to come. Know all about it including it's features, the significance of building the nuclear reactor and its pros and cons here
Loon’s internet-beaming balloon has recently set a new flight duration record. It made the longest balloon flight in the Stratosphere for 312 days. Know all about Loon, how it works, what are its features here
Science and Technology Weekly Brief provides you with all the major updates of the past one week in the field of Science and Tech from an exam point of view. Check out the latest events, know all major details in this field below
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited has delivered the biggest cryogenic propellant tank (C32 LH2) made by it to the Indian Space Research Organisation, ISRO. Take a look at what is cryogenic technology, its history, how it came to India, its fundamentals here
Nuclear fission and nuclear fusion are two types of nuclear reactions. Fission means to split and fusion means to combine. Therefore in fission reaction, a heavy nucleus of an atom is bombarded so that it splits and in fusion reaction two lighter nuclei are heated at high temperature so that they combine to form a heavy nucleus. Let us read in detail about nuclear fission and fusion.