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Animal activists challenged on whale film ‘scam’

Norwegian animal welfare organisations have been accused of misleading the public over the “cruelty” of whaling. Read more at BBC News

Africa is loosing livestock genetic resource

African native breeds of livestock had adapted to tolerate parasites or produce robust milk yields in harsh conditions. Native breeds are neglected as farmers preferring exotic cattle from developed nations to maximize productivity. The gene responsible for the better adaptation to environmental harsh conditions are still need to be unlocked. A report on this issue […]

“Super 30” hattrick in IIT-JEE (quality education for poor students)

All 30 students of Super 30, a free coaching centre in Bihar, have cracked the highly competitive Indian Institute of Technology-Joint Entrance Examination (IIT-JEE) for the third consecutive year. Anand Kumar, the institute’s director-cum-founder, happily announced that hard work, proper guidance and supervision are the secrets of our success. This Institute was build in 2003 […]

Creation of artificial life

A group of researchers, including three Indian-Americans, led by American scientist J Craig Venter have developed the first bacteria cell controlled by a synthetic genome. Project cost around 40 million US dollar. This first synthetic cell contains synthetic chromosome made from four bottles of chemicals and made with the help of computer. The three scientist […] is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial License permitting non commercial sharing with attribution. Please read our privacy policy and rules-regulation controlling use of this website.
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