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  • Influenza (Flu) Viruses: Types, Symptoms, Naming and Vaccine

    Influenza or flu is caused by influenza viruses. It is a contagious respiratory illness and may lead to mild to severe illness. Let us read in detail about Influenza (flu), types of influenza viruses and symptoms.

    Mar 24, 2020
  • What is Space Station and how many Space Stations are present in space?

    The space station is a spacecraft, which support a human crew to stay in space for a long time. Would you like to know how space station work and at present how many space stations are there in the Earth's orbit? Readout this article.  

    Mar 20, 2020
  • 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
  • What is Mobile Wallet and how does it work?

    In an age of smartphones, mostly there is an app for everything. "Mobile Wallet" technology is becoming popular every day. Do you know about the mobile wallet, how is it work, its advantages and disadvantages. Let us have a look!    

    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
  • What does Blood Group Type “A” mean?

    A blood type is also known as a blood group. It is a classification of blood depends upon the presence and absence of antibodies. It also depends upon the inherited antigenic substances on the surface of red blood cells (RBCs). Let us read in detail about the Blood Group Type “A” and ABO system.

    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 the difference between A1 and A2 milk?

    Have you ever heard of A1 and A2 milk? What kind of milk is this, do different cow produces A1 and A2 milk, what is the speciality of this milk, what are the benefits, side effects, what is the difference between A1 and A2 milk, etc. Let us find out through this article. 

    Mar 19, 2020
  • Arecibo Message: 1st International radio message to space

    There was a radio message which was sent into space in 1974. It was known as Arecibo Message. Do you know about it? What does it contain? Why it was sent? What is the Importance of Arecibo message etc? Let us find out!

    Mar 16, 2020
  • GSAT-11 India’s heaviest satellite: Launch Purpose, Features and Benefits

    India's heaviest and most powerful communication satellite GSAT 11 was launched on 5 December, 2018 from Ariane-5 rocket of Arianespace, French Guiana. What are its salient features and why is it different from other satellites of India? Let us have a look!

    Mar 16, 2020
  • Glioblastoma or GBM Grade IV cancer: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

    Glioblastoma or GBM Grade IV is a tumour that occurs in the brain. Do you know about the causes, symptoms, and treatment of the disease? Let us find out!

    Mar 16, 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
  • Do you know about the ‘Plastic-eating’ fungus discovered in Pakistan?

    Scientists have discovered a natural method to degrade plastic which takes decades. They have found a fungus that can break a non-biodegradable plastic in weeks by secreting enzymes that pull apart individual molecules. Let us find out about this fungus, how it works, what is the name of the fungus.

    Mar 14, 2020