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How researchers at IISc Bangalore are using fish ear bones to estimate seawater temperature 

Because of the close correlation they found between calcium isotope ratios and temperatures, the authors are confident that their approach can now be used on fossilised samples

Published on 11th August 2022
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IIT Delhi's lecture series to teach school kids why Titanic sank and how rockets withstand high temperature

The two-part lecture will be delivered on November 20 at 10 am by Professors Ashok K Ganguli and Rajesh Prasad from the Department of Chemistry and Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Published on 19th November 2021
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We have to be carbon net-zero but also nature positive: UK's Natural History Museum Director

Dr Douglas Burr spoke about his experience at COP26, what he feels we need to do to avoid a planetary emergency and why do we need advocates

Published on 19th November 2021
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What The FAQ: What is La Nina and how will it affect our country and change life as we know it?

La Nina is a term that has been in the news for some days now. We tell you what this climatic phenomenon is all about

Published on 27th October 2021
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Study now finds that COVID-19 may be linked to low temperatures and humidity, suggests it is a 'seasonal infection'

The first wave waned as temperature and humidity rose, the second wave rose as temperatures and humidity fell, according to the researchers. The pattern was broken during summertime, they said

Published on 26th October 2021
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Nobel Prize 2021: US-based scientists jointly awarded for their discovery of temperature and touch receptors

They have explained the molecular basis for sensing heat, cold and mechanical force, which is fundamental for human beings' ability to feel, interpret and interact with their environment

Published on 4th October 2021
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#ThrowbackToday: When mercury hit absolute rock bottom at Vostok Station in Antarctica

In today's #TBT, we tell you about that fateful day when temperatures touched -128.6 °F on planet Earth and the various factors that enabled this occurrence. Read on to find out more about this

Published on 21st July 2021
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Over 7 lakh deaths in India per year linked to abnormal temperatures, finds Lancet study

An international team, led by researchers at Monash University in Australia, found that globally more than five million extra deaths a year can be attributed to non-optimal temperatures

Published on 8th July 2021
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New Chinese satellite to help monitor sea surface temperatures and global snow coverage 

In addition, the satellite will monitor solar and space environments and their effects, as well as ionospheric data to meet the needs of space weather forecasts and supporting services

Published on 5th July 2021
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What the FAQ: What is a heat dome? Why hundreds are dying as Canada experiences record temperatures

According to Canada's chief coroner Lisa Lapointe, there has been a 195 per cent increase in the number of fatalities in the last five days

Published on 1st July 2021
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Keeping Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine at low temperatures will be challenging for India, others: AIIMS Director

The AIIMS Director further elaborated, It suggests that whatever vaccines we are making have a potential of giving good immunogenicity and good protection as far as COVID-19 is concerned

Published on 11th November 2020
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IIT Madras researchers develop ultrasonic waves-based temperature measurement sensors for industrial furnaces

High-temperature processes are critical to oil and gas, chemical, power generation and manufacturing industries

Published on 9th November 2020
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IIT Madras' first-of-its-kind device can remotely monitor a patient's temperature, oxygen saturation and more

The core technology was validated by a year-long multi-centric study at various Chennai-based medical institutions for the accuracy and performance with reference to current standards

Published on 3rd August 2020
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This nursing robot made by TN engg students can check body temperature of COVID-19 patients, dispense sanitiser and more. Here's how

V2 Buddy – the nursing robot can assist nursing interface by checking the body temperature level of COVID-19 patients, dispensing sanitising hand rub, delivering medicines and food and a lot more

Published on 28th April 2020
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IIT Madras researchers show how specific bacterial proteins act as molecular sensors of salt concentration and temperature

The molecular mechanism by which bacterial proteins sense changes in salt concentrations was not clearly known

Published on 3rd July 2019

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