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Kalpit Veerwal

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Kalpit Veerwal is a second year Computer Science undergraduate at IIT Bombay. He is well known for being the only person to score 360/360 in JEE (Main). He is registered in the Limca Book of Records for the same. A blogger in his free time, he has also secured top ranks in various exams held in India and the world.
Mosca Fly Diptera

Researchers find more than 90 percent of flying insects in hospitals carry harmful bacteria

Flies in hospitals may be more dangerous than their irritating buzzing. A study carried out in seven hospitals in England found out that 90...
plastic pollution forming plasticrust ocean shores

Researchers discover a different type of plastic pollution at the shoreline

Scientists have recently discovered crust of plastic particles that were forming up on shoreline rocks. This ‘plasticrust’  is a huge threat to the creatures...
Red eyed tree frog

“Lost City” in a Rainforest is Found to have a Treasure of Rare Species

The 'White City': a fabled settlement hidden deep in the green rainforests of Honduras said to be all that now remains of a mysterious...
mars curiosity drill site

Large Methane Spike on Mars detected by NASA’s Curiosity

Curiosity made the strongest detection of methane on Mars last week. The laser spectrometer instrument detected a spike of 21 parts per billion by...
Low Boom supersonic jet demonstrated by NASA

NASA’s new supersonic jet will have a 4K TV instead of front window

The new supersonic jet from NASA will not be having a front window. When it comes to supersonic aircrafts, engineers are willing to go...
computer memory technology

Scientists invent an energy efficient Universal Memory device

Scientists from Lancaster University in the United Kingdom have invented a different kind of memory that can help in solving the digital energy crisis....
Sommaroy Island

A Norwegian Island hopes to be the first place in the world to abolish...

When people travel to the Nordic island, Sommarøy they have to forget the concept of time. Some of the travellers do this quite straight...
band of rubble

No sign of alien life found by the most comprehensive radio search in human...

Searching for extraterrestrial intelligence can turn out to be quite frustrating as the area to be searched is too vast. From the 1960s, researchers...
Situs Inversus Totalis

Bizarre case study reveals man with his body organs on the wrong side

A medical emergency room with the patient turned into a tale of an unexpected tale in the case of a 66-year-old man who turned...
thermal image of uranus rings

Astronomers observe warm glow of Uranus’ rings

The rings of the Uranus were first discovered in late 1977. Two large telescopes in the high deserts of Chile have captured surprisingly bright...