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AG-365S Kisan Drone

AG-365S Kisan Drone: Marut Drones recently secured type certification approvals from the Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) for its AG-365S kisan drone for use in agriculture Under the Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Rules-2021, drones equipped with a Unique Identification Number (UIN) are permitted to operate in Indian airspace. By obtaining this certification, Marut Drones […]

Kylinxia zhangi : Old Fossil Discovered

Kylinxia zhangi : Old Fossil Discovered Researchers have recently investigated a nearly 520 million-year-old fossil of Kylinxia zhangi with a CT scanner and redescribed the animal. Kylinxia zhangi is an extinct arthropod that lived in the early Cambrian period, about 520 million years ago. The fossil of the species was uncovered near the town of […]

Vibrio vulnificus : Flesh-Eating Bacteria

Vibrio vulnificus : Flesh-Eating Bacteria The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a national health alert to warn doctors and clinicians to be on the lookout for people infected with the flesh-eating bacteria Vibrio vulnificus. Vibrio vulnificus is a type of bacteria that can cause a fatal infection. This infection can happen when […]

Reinforced Aerated Autoclaved Concrete

Reinforced Aerated Autoclaved Concrete: More than 100 schools across England were recently ordered to close buildings because they were constructed using unsafe concrete known as Reinforced Aerated Autoclaved Concrete (RAAC). Reinforced Aerated Autoclaved Concrete (RAAC) is a lightweight, bubbly form of concrete that was used in roofs, floors, and walls between the 1950s and 1990s. […]

Preeclampsia : Recent Study

Preeclampsia : Recent Study A recent study revealed that a liquid-biopsy approach that measures DNA-methylation levels in the blood may improve the detection of pregnancies at risk of developing preeclampsia at early stages. Preeclampsia is a serious blood pressure condition that develops during pregnancy. It typically develops after the 20th week of pregnancy. It can […]

Patulin : Fungus Study

Patulin : Fungus Study A research team from the Tokyo University of Science (TUS) in Japan discovered a fungus that helps destroy a harmful food toxin, Patulin. Key finding: The team identified a filamentous fungal strain, Acremonium sp. or “TUS-MM1,” belonging to the genera Acremonium. The scientists then performed various experiments to shed light on […]