Wednesday, 19 January, 2022
TopicDinosaur

Topic: Dinosaur

The Earth’s getting dimmer and a bacteria that could help farming on Mars

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Scientists discover 1,600-yr-old mummy of a sheep, & seismometres can trace wandering elephants

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Gene-editing experiment conducted in space for first time, paves way for crucial research

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80,000-yr-old child grave in Africa is oldest evidence of human burial

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Space dust in Chicxulub crater confirms that asteroid killed off dinosaurs

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Fossils suggest world’s largest animal roamed the Earth 98 million years ago

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Dinosaur fossils found in Argentina could be of the largest animal ever lived on Earth

The animal is believed to have been 122 feet long and weighed around 90,000 kg. Its partial remains were discovered in Patagonian region of Argentina.

‘Missing’ supermassive black hole in distant galaxy leaves scientists perplexed

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Scientists discover 80-million-year-old dinosaur had a bone infection that humans have today

A fossil of a titanosaur, one of the largest dinosaurs to walk Earth, shows it had osteomyelitis, a chronic infection that causes bone inflammation.

Indian Ocean once had world’s most continuously-active volcanic province, find scientists

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On Camera

YourTurn

What it will take to vaccinate the world against Covid

A Q&A with vaccine scientist Peter Hotez, author of 'Preventing the Next Pandemic', on developing a low-cost Covid vaccine, and why Omicron won’t be the end of the pandemic.
File photo of Mukesh Ambani | Photographer: Prodip Guha/Getty Images via Bloomberg

Reliance buys robotics startup Addverb for Rs 1,000 crore to fuel tech ambitions

Mukesh Ambani, Asia’s richest person, is investing in technology as competition from rivals such as Amazon intensifies in India’s booming e-commerce market.

Defence

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Why was number of women cadets for NDA fixed at 19 in 2022, same as 2021, SC asks Centre

UPSC notification issued December 2021 says first phase of NDA exam for 2022 scheduled in April. Notification declares 19 women candidates will be chosen out of 400 successful ones.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.
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