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Novel coronavirus stable for hours on surfaces: Study

New York: The virus responsible for COVID-19 disease, which has claimed over 7,000 lives globally, can be kept stable for several hours to days in aerosols and on surfaces, according to a new study. The researchers at the US National Institutes of Health (NIH), found that severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) was detectable […]

IIT-Madras builds AI tech to convert brain signals into language

Chennai: Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-Madras) have developed an Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology to convert brain signals of speech impaired humans into language, the Institute said on Monday. The researchers can potentially interpret nature’s signals such as the plant photosynthesis process or their response to external forces. Electrical signals, brain signals, […]

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With RISAT-2BR1 in orbit, India also touches 319 foreign satellite launch mark

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh):¬†India on Wednesday successfully placed into orbit its latest radar imaging earth observation satellite RISAT-2BR1 and nine foreign satellites from four countries using its PSLV rocket. In the process, India touched 319 foreign satellite launch mark ever since 1999. India’s latest radar imaging earth observation satellite RISAT-2BR1 now up in the sky will […]

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BREAKING: PSLV rocket lifts off with spy satellite, 9 foreign satellites

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh):¬†India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-QL (PSLV-QL) rocket carrying the country’s advanced radar imaging earth observation satellite RISAT-2BR1 and nine foreign satellites lifted off from the first launch pad of the rocket port here on Wednesday. At about 3.25 p.m. the 44.4 metre tall, rocket broke free of the first launch pad and started […]

IIT-Mandi develops device to screen cervical cancer

Mandi:¬†Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology, Mandi, have developed an artificial intelligence-powered point-of-care device to screen with high accuracy cervical cancer cases by analysing microscopy images. The project has been taken up in collaboration with Aindra Systems, Bengaluru. The research team comprised Anil Sao and Arnav Bhavsar, Associate Professors, School of Computing and Electrical […]