Science & Tech Opinion news, information technology update & review
click
English   |   Bangla

SCI-TECH

 |  4-minute read
Data encryption, Data Security, Data Privacy, Whatsapp privacy

Pegasus snooping scandal and the privacy debate

The WhatsApp-Pegasus snooping scandal throws up disturbing questions for the Indian nation and its polity.

SCI-TECH

 |  5-minute read
Didier queloz, Doppler effect, Nobel prize in physics, Nobel Prize

What this year's Physics Nobel laureates unravelled about the universe

This year's winners have revolutionised the theoretical as well as observational understanding of the cosmos.

SCI-TECH

 |  13-minute read
Robots, Android, AI, Artificial Intelligence

When a human and an android got talking

This fictional dialogue flags questions and concerns as we confront the age of artificial intelligence.

SCI-TECH

 |  4-minute read
Gslv mk iii, ISRO, Moon mission, Chandrayaan-2

Lessons for ISRO from the jolt to Chandrayaan-2

India's second mission to the Moon has suffered only a partial setback and the orbiter is expected to give lots of inputs to take the scientific experimentation ahead.

SCI-TECH

 |  5-minute read
Environmental conservation, Flood relief camps, Global warming, Climate change

The floods are your fault: Why I think we are primarily responsible for the devastating flooding all around

When we choose AC comfort or our own vehicle over public transport, we are harming the environment. It's not just world leaders who can fix the planet. It's you and me, if we actually care.

SCI-TECH

 |  4-minute read
Chimaeras, Human animal embryo, Science vs morals, Human animal hybrids

A mouse with a human heart? Japanese scientist plans to grow human organs in the bodies of mice

While Japanese scientist Hiromitsu Nakauchi's research could lead to new sources of human organs for transplant, the question of animal rights is also crucial.

SCI-TECH

 |  Quantum Leap |  3-minute read
India space superpower, Chandrayaan 2 launch, Mission shakti, Chandrayaan-2Quantum Leap

The race to the moon: Once taking baby steps in the space arena, India has now become a force to be reckoned with

With Chandrayaan-2 being launched, and Gangayaan in the works, India has established itself as a space superpower.

SCI-TECH

 |  17-minute read
Narendra modi space warfare, Chandrayaan 2 technical glitch, Chandrayaan 2 launch delay, Chandrayaan-2

Let not the vested interests fool you: Chandrayaan-2 launch has not failed, it has only been delayed

They say you can’t have your cake and eat it too — Chandrayaan 2 is the perfect exception to this rule.

SCI-TECH

 |  5-minute read
Burkina faso, Africa, Health concerns, Malaria eradication

Mosquito Not? Have scientists created a venomous GM fungus that can kill 99% malaria mosquitoes, but without harming us?

Scientists develop a genetically-modified fungus that wipes out malaria vector mosquitoes with 99% efficiency. But what could be its other effects?

SCI-TECH

 |  4-minute read
Climate change, Planetary health diet, Insect based diets, Gm foods

Eating insects to save the planet? Research suggests lab-grown insect meat could be the most sustainable way forward

But will this be easily digested by most of us out there?