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150th Birth Anniversary of Khan Bahadur Qazi Azizul Haque: Pioneer in Fingerprint Technology

The year 2022 is the sesquicentennial Birth Anniversary of Khan Bahadur Qazi Azizul Haque, one of the discoverers of fingerprint technology.

Dhrubajyoti Chattopadhyay
Insulin: A Century of Service

Insulin in its century-long journey in the service of humans can be said to have saved millions of lives and in its new forms it is expected to serve them more effectively.

Ramesh Chandra Parida & Himansu Sekhar Fatesingh
Ramanujan Quiz

Ramanujan Quiz



Tracking the Sun in a Novel Way

A look at an idea – which has received a patent in Sweden – and which can be undertaken to mechanically track the Sun’s rays, as an alternative to thermal and electronic tracking which are more in vogue around the world.

Karim Najar & G. Venkatesh
Have We Been Unjust To Galileo & Einstein?

Have we been unjust to Galileo? Or for that matter to Albert Einstein? Well, the list can actually be longer. It appears that we have been unfair to some of the scientists whose contributions stand as milestones in science.

Bhupati Chakrabarti
Eggs: The All-in-One Health Capsules

Nutritionists are unanimous that hens’ eggs are among the most nutritious foods available, being rich in quality proteins, fats, vitamins and minerals. 

M. Saleemuddin
Denmark Strait Cataract — World’s Largest Waterfall beneath Ocean

The world’s most astonishing largest undersea waterfall is three times the height of the Angel Falls, in the Denmark Strait between Iceland and Greenland.

Sonali Nagar
Bombs – Weapons of Mass Destruction

Atom bombs, vacuum bombs, TNT, etc. have become routine themes of conversation once again. But few are aware about the science involved in these devices.

Nimisha Vaidy
“Failure is very good provided one learns from it.” Sir Richard John Roberts, Nobel laureate

In this special online interview with Biju Dharmapalan, he talks about his journey in science, genetically modified organisms, AI in labs and his vision for future science.

Biju Dharmapalan

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  • Have we been unjust to Galileo and Einstein?