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#ThrowbackToday: Letters aligned at the first scrabble competition held half a decade ago today

In today's #TBT, we talk about the time when the world was discovering the joy of playing scrabble, a scrabble competition was held in London. Also, this is how the story went about its invention 

Published on 28th June 2021
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A breath of fresh air: How three Manipal students are purifying the surroundings using the ad hoardings   

Designed by three third-year engineering students, from Manipal Institute of Technology, this hoarding, called the GreenBoard, can draw impure air from the surroundings and purify it

Published on 26th October 2017
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American economists share 2020 Nobel Prize in Economics

The 2020 Nobel Prize in Economics was on Monday awarded to American economists, Paul R. Milgrom and Robert B. Wilson "for improvements to auction theory and inventions of new auction formats

Published on 12th October 2020
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Bengaluru Engg students develop an ‘agriculture monitoring system’ for farmers

The second aspect of the system gives an estimate of the soil’s fertility by measuring its pH value, which is a measure of a substance’s acidity

Published on 16th July 2018
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D4E Network in Chennai launches an app for industries and students to interact

Colleges, students, faculty, government bodies, industries, experts and trade bodies can use this app to network professionally

Published on 9th May 2018
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First-of-its-kind novel nano-guitar string that plays on its own created by UK researchers

Just as a guitar string vibrates when it is plucked, the wire vibrates when it is forced into motion by an oscillating voltage

Published on 15th October 2019
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German engineering student creates 'mobile airbag' that could prevent dropped phones from smashing

For his invention, called "AD Case" where AD stands for "active damping", Frenzel won an award from the German Mechatronics Society

Published on 2nd July 2018
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Google Doodle pays tribute to Hubert Cecil Booth, the man who invented the vaccum cleaner

Hubert Cecil Booth was a civil engineer whose path breaking invention of the vacuum cleaner, was used to clean the carpets in Westminster Abbey

Published on 4th July 2018
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Hear it from Ramya Khare: An architecture student explains the nuts and bolts of urban design

With courses like Strategic Design Thinking and Business of Workplace Design, Anant National University plans to mould individuals who can create a sustainable built environment

Published on 13th September 2017
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Hey Tesla, this 19-year-old just used a 8MP camera to build a self-driving car. Go figure

Developed by a Bengaluru student, the system inside this self-driving car uses a cheaper camera option compared to LiDAR and GPS
 

Published on 3rd August 2018
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Hyderabad youngster Sai Teja proves that sometimes innovation has nothing to do with education. Here's how

After the several inventions he has come up with, next up, he wants to do something for the farmers and the agricultural community and is working on it currently

Published on 8th May 2019
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IISER develops a device to detect and remove arsenic from water 

The device - 'Arsenic Sensor and Removal Media can show immediate change in colour if arsenic content in the water

Published on 17th May 2018
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IIT Kanpur incubated start-up develops colorimetric test-strip to monitor quality of water

The invention enables analysis of multiple water quality parameters in a cost-effective, easy to operate, eco-friendly manner, and have a centralised data management scheme

Published on 15th July 2020
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IIT Madras faculty creates novel applications for AI, Machine Learning, Deep Learning to solve engineering problems

Researchers will set up a start-up ‘AISoft,’ nearly million-fold faster than its peers in the field, to develop solutions to engineering problems in varied fields such as semiconductors, automobile

Published on 28th October 2019
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IIT Madras researchers develop dressing material to treat wounds caused by Diabetes 

This low cost material battles the challenge of chronic non-healing wounds and helps avoid complications

Published on 7th May 2018

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