Global Cybersecurity Index 2020

Context Recently, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has launched the Global Cybersecurity Index 2020 Key Findings of Global Cybersecurity Index 2020 India has made it to the top 10 in…

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Installation of Doppler Radars by IMD

Context The India Meteorological Department (IMD) will install seven new doppler radars in Maharashtra, including Mumbai, this year. Key Details about Doppler Radars Doppler radars of varying frequencies — S-band,…

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What is gain-of-function research?

Context With the re-emergence of the lab-leak origin theory for the SARS-CoV-2, questions are also being raised on what gain-of-function research is, and whether the benefits of conducting such research outweigh the…

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UNESCO Science Report

Context Recently UNESCO Science Report has been released where it stated that, India’s investment in research remains unsatisfactory. About UNESCO Science Report The gross domestic expenditure on research (GERD) has…

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