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US study finds that air pollution is linked to higher COVID-19 death rates

The yet-to-be-published study looked at more than 3,000 counties across the US, comparing levels of fine particulate air pollution with novel coronavirus death counts for each area

Published on 8th April 2020
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This Yogi can stop Corona: Vizag inventor's mask with silicone seal lock will stick to you like no other 

The mask is the brainchild of the expert from Vishakhapatnam, Ramaseshu Botu, who has designed and patented over 12 unique respirators, masks and air purifiers, Yogi is the most ultimate mask ever

Published on 2nd April 2020
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This human-shaped robot by IIT, AIIMS alumni can sterilise spaces to restrict COVID-19 spread. Here's how

According to the innovators, the device Airlens Minus Corona's power lies in electrifying water droplets to kill the novel Coronavirus

Published on 2nd April 2020
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Stay stylish with these Sambalpuri masks by the Beat Corona Campaign

Odisha-born Samit Kar had quit his job in the year 2016 and came to Bhubaneswar in the year 2018, from Gurugram. He has worked with several corporate companies, after which, he started Graphic Sutra 

Published on 27th March 2020
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How Samantha D'Souza became the fastest female drag racer in India

Having set the record among men and women nationally, this drag racer  from Maharashtra is all set to conquer a number of other obstacles 

Published on 27th March 2020
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Kara Seva's 'Bottle Brick' room in government school to reduce plastic pollution

The innovative bricks are easy to use and build and could lead to the creation of new jobs for women and youth in rural areas

Published on 26th March 2020
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What did we achieve? Here's why Dr S Janakarajan is tired of inaction after decades of climate campaign

Prof Janakarajan did his Post-Doctoral work at the Cornell University and has been a visiting professor at the Oxford University. He is a dedicated climate warrior who continues to bat for the cause 

Published on 23rd March 2020
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Water Warriors: Had Gandhi seen the privatisation of India's water, he would have protested today, says Waterman Rajendra Singh

On World Water Day, the Waterman of India and winner of prestigious awards Rajendra Singh invokes in us a need to respect the five elements of nature to not just conserve water, but also mankind

Published on 16th March 2020
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Water warriors: This Kovai water expert tells us one simple trick to save thousands of litres of water

Dr R Ilangovan, who has worked with the Tamil Nadu Public Works Department enlightens us with his knowledge of easy water conservation from households to industries

Published on 16th March 2020
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Water Warriors: Here's how this 17-year-old Bengaluru boy is saving Bellandur lake, one drop at a time

In 2020, things are looking better for Bengaluru's Bellandur lake and 17-year-old Gautam Dayal has a role to play in it  

Published on 16th March 2020
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Water Warriors: Here's how UP's Neer Foundation is getting locals together to revive their rivers

Founder of Neer Foundation, Raman Kant Tyagi tells us about his water conservation journey and why he doesn't want any other job than saving the environment

Published on 16th March 2020
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Water Matters: Why these 53 panels will make you look at H2O differently

Water Matters, being held by the US Consulate General at the Periyar Science and Technology Centre till March 31, consists of 53 select panels that revolve around sustainable water management

Published on 20th February 2020
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NGT asks IIT-M to deal human-animal conflict on campus through innovative means 

The National Green Tribunal chose to put the onus on IIT-M to mitigate the death of black bucks and deer with innovative means. Official records show 291 deaths in last decade

Published on 27th February 2020
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In this Risa Astronomy's 'hands', astronomy isn't rocket science for students of all ages

We speak to Anish Kumar who conducts workshops and classroom sessions for those who are interested in Astronomy and space. He shares some of the interesting differences that we get to see in the sky

Published on 21st February 2020
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From tech to theatre, how these women helped Hyderabad's Govt School kids lit is awesome

After ten years of making an impact on government school kids in Hyderabad using extracurricular activites, the trio behind the Move The Wheel Foundation recollect their journey so far

Published on 18th February 2020

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