GOA TO HOST NOBEL PRIZE EVENT IN FEB 2018
Panaji (Goa): Goa will host the Nobel Prize Series-India 2018 (Science Impacts Life) event in February 2018.
Goa Government today executed a trilateral MoU with the Department of Bio-Technology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India and Nobel Media, Sweden with regards to a proposed event which will be held from February 1-28, 2018 along with a month-long exhibition brought from Nobel Museum, Sweden.
The event will be jointly organized by Department of Bio-Technology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India in collaboration with Nobel Media, Sweden and Department of Science and Technology.
THE POWER OF MODERN TECHNOLOGY
DELIA DA COSTA
We must face the fact that the person who invents this technology has put in his hard work in inventing it. But, the person using it becomes lazy and makes his life easier.
There is a power failure. The television is not working, the phone battery is dead, and the refrigerator is proving to be useless. And thanks to the sun that chooses to shine brightly on this very unfortunate day, I find myself empty with positively nothing to do. Which brings me to this question CAN YOU IMAGINE A WORLD WITHOUT TECHNOLOGY?
I can’t even recall the last…
NIO develops under water robotic platform
The researchers at Dona Paula based CSIR- National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) have developed a robotic platform that can be stationed at any water depth down to 200 metres to track the oceanic processes.
“Scientists at Marine Instrumentation group of CSIR – National Institute of Oceanography (CSIR-NIO) have developed a robotic platform, Seabed Resident Event Profiler (SREP), that can be stationed at any water depth down to 200 meters along the Indian coast,” NIO spokesman sai today.
“SREP is designed to track oceanic processes such as upwelling that occurs regularly during June to September along the west coast of India and…READ more..
Global Software Outsourcing
It is in our Human Nature to fear what we don’t understand or what we have never seen and felt. The fear of the unknown is very common. Outsourcing is one such concept that has never been fully understood nor fully justified. The term ‘outsourcing’ or ‘outsourced’ is at times overused and yet, not to its fullest potential.
To understand this better, earlier for weddings and birthday parties, we used to prepare all the food items at home. Now we believe in outsourcing this to caterers, so that we can invest the same time in something more important and productive….READ more..