Day May 5, 2021

AspirantWorld One liners : 5th May

• In light of the need for medical oxygen in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Indian government investigated the feasibility of converting existing nitrogen plants to produce oxygen. Potential industries for converting existing nitrogen plants to produce oxygen…

Taiwan

• India received assistance from Taiwan, including oxygen concentrators and cylinders, with more batches of medical equipment set to follow from Taipei. About: • Taiwan is officially known as the Republic of China (ROC). • It is a state in…

Polar wander

• Global warming and melting glaciers could have redistributed the global water fronts to such an extent that they have redefined the ‘polar wander’ or the drifting of the Earth’s axis, finds a study published in Geophysical Research Letters. About:…