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Current Affairs

Efforts to preserve endangered butterflies in Butterfly Valley

April 18, 2012 cholan 2

http://www.facebook.com/widgets/like.php?href=https://iaspreparationonline.wordpress.com/2012/04/18/efforts-to-preserve-endangered-butterflies-in-butterfly-valley/ Numaligarh (Assam): With a view to providing a proper home to butterflies in the unique Butterfly Valley in Assam’s Golaghat district, especially the endangered varieties, the North East Institute of Science and Technology is […]

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Defence

Akash Missile

March 18, 2012 cholan 0

Akash is India’s medium range surface-to-air missile defense system developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and Bharat Electronics Limited(BEL) as part of the Integrated Guided Missile Development Program. The missile can target […]

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Science and Technology

India’s Mars Mission

March 18, 2012 cholan 0

The Indian Space Research Organisation’s ambitious plan to send an orbiter to Mars has received a boost with the Budget presented in Parliament on Friday making an allocation of Rs. 125 crore for the mission […]

Science and Technology

World’s First Biological Computer Developed

March 12, 2012 cholan 0

Scientists in the US claim to have developed the world’s first “biological computer” that is made from biomolecules and can decipher images encrypted on DNA chips.In contrast to electronic computers, these are computing machines in […]

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energy

INDIAN NUCLEAR REGULATORY BODY (AERB) JOINS MDEP

March 6, 2012 cholan 0

INDIAN NUCLEAR REGULATORY BODY (AERB) JOINS  THE MULTINATIONAL DESIGN EVALUATION PROGRAMME (MDEP) On 4 April 2012, India’s Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) became the first new member in the MDEP since its inception in 2006. […]