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Robots to Taste Beer
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Technology Inceptions
May 16, 2019 Thursday 01:27:10 IST

Robots to Taste Beer

Robots built with components sourced from Lego toys will be used to assess beer quality for 15 colour and foam-related parameters. Presently, quality checks are done by human volunteers.The RoboBeer works with two Lego servo motors. It has three sensors to measure temperature, carbon dioxide gas release and alcohol.It also incorporates a smart phone, which record videos of 5 minutes duration of the pouring to assess the quality of the foam.Source: https://www.mdpi.com/2306-5710/5/2/33  

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Technology Inceptions
May 16, 2019 Thursday 12:22:32 IST
Detect Ear Infection in Children With Smart Phones

Detect Ear Infection in Children With Smart Phones

The smart phone app is capable of detecting middle ear infection in a much better way than acoustic reflectometry systems

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Science Innovations
May 15, 2019 Wednesday 02:06:43 IST
Way to curb greenhouse gas

Way to curb greenhouse gas

New research from the University of East Anglia reveals how soil bacteria build the only known enzyme for the destruction of the potent global warming and ozone-depleting gas nitrous oxide (N2O), also called laughing gas. Some soil bacteria can 'breathe' N2O in environments where oxygen (O2) is limited. This ability is entirely

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Science Innovations
May 14, 2019 Tuesday 03:20:00 IST
Why lightning strikes twice

Why lightning strikes twice

In contrast to popular belief, lightning often does strike twice, but the reason why a lightning channel is 'reused' has remained a mystery. The work by an international research team led by the University of Groningen has revealed that the negative charges inside a thundercloud are not discharged all in a single flash, but are in par

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Technology Inceptions
May 09, 2019 Thursday 11:40:45 IST
Mobile Game to Predict Your Risk of Developing Alzheimer’s Disease

Mobile Game to Predict Your Risk of Developing Alzheimer’s Disease

A mobile game has been developed by University of East Anglie (UEA) and University College London in the UK; and Deutsche Telekom which can detect whether you are at risk of being affected by Alzheimer's Disease. The Sea Hero Quest Game has several mazes for the player to navigate and so far 27000 people in UK in the age group

Editor’s Note : Thought for the week

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National Edu News
May 15, 2019 Wednesday 10:39:28 IST
NTA NET admit card 2019 to be released today

NTA NET admit card 2019 to be released today

NEW DELHI: National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the admit card for UGC NET(National Eligibility Test) 2019 on its official website on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. Once the admit cards are released, the candidates who have applied for the UGC NET 2019 examination are advised to visit the official website of NTA- ntanet.nic.in- to check and dow

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National Edu News
May 13, 2019 Monday 01:13:04 IST
CBSE Invites Application for Awards for Teachers and Principals

CBSE Invites Application for Awards for Teachers and Principals

Teachers with ten years of regular teaching experience and principals with ten years of teaching experience and five years as principal can apply for the National CBSE Awards. Eligibility  1. Only a working teacher with at least 10 years of regular teaching experience in CBSE affiliated school(s) and working principals with 10 years of

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Education Information
May 15, 2019 Wednesday 11:01:17 IST
AIIMS MBBS admit card 2019 to be released Today

AIIMS MBBS admit card 2019 to be released Today

AIIMS MBBS admit card 2019 to be released Today  NEW DELHI: The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi is expected to release admit card for MBBS entrance examination today, May 15, 2019, on its official website. Once the admit cards are released, candidates who have applied for the AIIMS MBBS entrance examination 2

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Education Information
May 04, 2019 Saturday 02:57:30 IST
KEAM Answer Key 2019 Released

KEAM Answer Key 2019 Released

Commissioner of Entrance Examinations (CEE) has released the answer key for Kerala Engineering/Pharmacy Entrance Examination on its official website. The candidates who have appeared for the same can visit the official website of CEE-cee-kerala.org- to check and download their KEAM answer key.CEE had conducted KEAM 2019 on May 2 and 3, 2019. C

Looking Ahead

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Creative Living
May 02, 2019 Thursday 02:41:06 IST
Hunters of black holes

Hunters of black holes

The April 10th of 2019 brought apleasant surpriseto the world of science and technology! The Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) made the first ever snap shot of  M87 black hole, which is 55 million light-years away from the earth! A feather in the cap of the towering genius of Albert Einstein, who predicted for the first time the presence of bl

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Creative Living
April 04, 2019 Thursday 10:53:04 IST
Those who have ear to hear, They Hear!

Those who have ear to hear, They Hear!

More than 99% of the information that reaches human mind reaches either through eyes or through ears. The other three senses, the smell or touch or taste provide only nominal input to the mental processes. What we hear is sound and what we see is light. Both sound and light are but waves. Sound is a mechanical wave transmitted via compressions

Welcome to Rajagiri Round Table Conference

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Round Table May 13, 2019 Monday 01:47:17 IST
Fund the Student Not The Colleges: Biju Vithayathil, Amity University

Fund the Student Not The Colleges: Biju Vithayathil, Amity University

The sysem of government funding and assistance for engineering and management colleges should end and it should be replaced with the funding of the meritorious students, according to Mr Biju Vithayathil, Director of Amity University. A panelist in the 48th Rajagiri Roundtable, 'The Changing Needs of Education' held at Rajagiri School of Engine