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2020 was one of three warmest years on record: World Meteorological Organisation 

All five datasets surveyed by the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) concur that 2011-2020 was the warmest decade on record, in a persistent long-term climate change trend

Published on 15th January 2021
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2020 warmest year on record, hotter years to come: NASA

NASA meteorologist says this year has been a very striking example of what it's like to live under some of the most severe effects of climate change 

Published on 15th January 2021
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We are challenging nature fundamentally: In conversation with Infosys Prize winner Prof Arindam Ghosh and Prof Srinivas Kulkarni

Scientific temper has changed since the pandemic hit. More people are interested in it and more people know about scientists. The news is talking about them. But does this really help?

Published on 29th December 2020
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Leaders at One Planet Summit will focus on protecting biodiversity and sustainable food production

Organisers hope to merge the fight against climate change and the preservation of biodiversity as experts say the two issues are interconnected and any solutions must be as well

Published on 11th January 2021
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Slow Clap: We must not blame our government for the fuel price hike. Instead, we ought to be thankful

The whole country is discussing the rising price of petrol and diesel. Is it a bad think? We don't think so

Published on 8th January 2021
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The future of commuting: What will shuttling between places look like in 2021?

Vivekananda Hallekere says that affordable personal shared mobility solutions will accelerate economic revival while providing equitable access to healthcare and livelihood opportunities. Read on 

Published on 2nd January 2021
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Over 10 million children from African countries to suffer acute malnutrition in 2021: UNICEF

Through 2020, in spite of COVID-19 challenges, Unicef and its partners continued to deliver lifesaving assistance to the most vulnerable children and their families

Published on 31st December 2020
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These Pondy Uni students are documenting the 'Solution' to the plastic problem

Raghavender and Vineetha are two Pondicherry University students from Hyderabad and their documentary is worth a watch. The duo tells us about documenting it and what they have planned next. Read on

Published on 30th December 2020
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During this pandemic, take armchair adventures around the world with these awesome travel books 

Started to keep her own children entertained, BrownBoxToys now has launched a portal of their own. Founder Sonali Shankardass based out of Mumbai lets us in on all that it offers. We are excited!

Published on 28th December 2020
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No special rules, permissions yet for students' travel to and from the UK: British Deputy High Commissioner

British Deputy High Commissioner Andrew Fleming said that the current situation is likely to prevail till the end of this year, with no speculation of change. He also spoke about India-UK relations 

Published on 23rd December 2020
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IIT-K starts diploma course on Geodesy to teach students how to measure the Earth

The NCG is the first of its kind in the country to support education and research in Geodesy. For the D-IIT programme, the GATE requirement is waived for working professionals

Published on 22nd December 2020
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This 14-year-old girl from TN has created a solar-powered ironing cart — to cut down on pollution

Vinisha Umashankar has created a mobile solar energy-powered ironing cart to reduce the use of charcoal. We find out how

Published on 15th December 2020
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AICTE launches Online Mapathon to promote use of Indian satellite imagery for developing resource maps in the country

As the public is invited to improve resource mapping using free content from ISRO, the programme is expected to enhance coverage and develop layers of important resources

Published on 9th December 2020
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Here's how this 21-year-old from Jabalpur beat 5 lakh quizzers and became India's first Fact Champion

The critical social topics that were the focus area of the quiz include gender biases, population, climate change, health, animal welfare and more

Published on 8th December 2020
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At GITAM's Kautilya School of Public Policy, emphasis is laid on nurturing India's future

This school of public policy is where you should go to for gaining mastery over the subject. Affiliated to GITAM, Kautilya School of Public Policy is opening applications for its brand new courses 

Published on 1st December 2020

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