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[Revision] Science-Tech Highlights from The Hindu 2011 AF

Note: This is very brief revision note for S&T portion of CSAT GS Paper I. I’m running out of time so the content is not properly classified and sentences are incomplete. Message to those feeling extremely stressed for 20th May :  Heroes may not [...]

[Revision] Science-Tech Highlight from The Hindu 2011 G to N (Part II)

Click Me if you didnot see Part I. Now continuing from where I had left… Gagan Nasa’s glory spacecraft Graphene Heartbeats Robot Bee colony Supercomputer Stem cell Earthquakes Power project Microwave CRT monitor flickering Moon ownership Nanotech for water filtering NICRA Ndm-1   Gagan GPS aided [...]

[Revision] Science-Tech Highlight from The Hindu 2011 OtoZ (Part III, The End)

Part I, Part II were released earlier. This part III, is the last part about highlights of The Hindu S&T Jan 2011 to Dec 2011. Emu Plastic bottle China space program 3D glasses Malaria drug resistance India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV-C18) Empty mug [...]

[Revision] The Hindu science & Tech (May-Aug 2012) for GS (Mains) 2 Markers

Introduction This article is  for General Studies 2 or 5 markers in UPSC Mains Examination (and some for MCQs in CSAT, SSC, IBPS etc exams) Earlier I had provided the revision notes for The Hindu Science & Tech (upto April 2012). Click on following links [...]

Mrunal's Auto Notemaker for PDF files & The Hindu

[Tech] Mrunal’s Auto NoteMaker for The Hindu & PDF files: Grab Data by Mouse, Make Notes without typing!

Imagine that you’re reading a newspaper or book. All you’ve to do is just keep highlighting important lines and phrases, and someone automatically copies them and prepares a separate note for you, in other words an Auto Notemaker! Convenient, time saver, miraculous. And yes, it [...]

[Tech] How to read The Hindu Online, Efficiently via Google Reader

UPDATE: May-27-2013: Since Google decided to shutdown google reader from 1st July, This article has become obsolete. Please click me to read the new technique/trick on how to use feedly instead of Google reader. How to read Hindu Online, Efficiently? Ans. Well, one way is their [...]

[Science] PREDICCS, LCROSS, HXMT, Life on Mars (Space related S&T from Hindu Sept-Oct-2012)

Life on Mars NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) PREDICCS LCROSS Hard x-ray modulation telescope (HXMT) Zero Gravity effect Life on Mars Why life is possible on Earth but not on mars: some reasons Our moon is of the right size, able to control the spinning [...]

[Public Health] ENCODE, GPCR, LNT, Disease in Dish, RNTCP & other 2/5 markers from The Hindu S&T (Sept-Oct 2012)

Antibiotic resistance Super-spreading of Dengue Humanised mice RNTCP (Revised National TB Control Programme) Reproduction Spicy food and Tears G-protein–coupled receptors (GPCRs) Pineapple itching Blank Slate Cells / Reprograming Cells / Disease in Dish ENCODE project Single-dose drug cure for malaria HIV drops in [...]

[Science] No Touch Breastscan, Chemin, TLS, CFL vs Tubelight choke etc from The Hindu S&T, Nov 2012

No Touch BreastScan (NTBS) CheMin Tunable Laser Spectrometer (TLS) Gale Crater Volcanic Activity in New Zealand Step-Throat and Salt water gargaling Why no Choke needed in CFL? No Touch BreastScan (NTBS) Imaging device, based on thermography, to detect brast cancer. Increased metabolism in cancer [...]

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[Hindu Sci-Tech] Space, IT related: KSLV, Luna Glob, Black Beauty, COMET, SKA, SAGA-220 (Jan, Feb 2013)

Telescopes #1: Square Kilometre Array (SKA) #2: Solar telescope, Solar winds Space mission related #1: Luna Glob #2: KSLV-1 #3: Pishgam IPK Black Beauty IO: the moon of Jupiter COMET online monitoring system India’s IT Development: SAGA 220 Ubuntu petabytes MillatFacebook (MFB) Direct-to-Home [...]

Vomiting Larry

[Hindu Sci-Tech] Public Health, EnB related: Virtopsy, Vomitting Larry, Hydrogel, Mauritia (Jan Feb 2013)

Gardasil and Cervarix Vomiting Larry Acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) Virtopsy Health communication COPSS Award Mauritia DNA as a storage device Hydrogel Saliva functions Banana peel Bio-inspired technology Lizard : Adhesives Velcro: Maroolimatthai Porcupin: Surgical Patches Gardasil and Cervarix names of the new HPV vaccines [...]

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[Tech] Shifting from Google Reader to Feedly, How to keep track Hindu & Other sites important for UPSC

yes the answer key, analysis of CSAT 2013 will be uploaded, Work in process. Coming to the topic of this article: reading Hindu online, keeping track of other important websites and shifting from google reader to feedly. How to get TheHindu Why RSS feeds? [...]