Day July 10, 2021

Gravitational waves

• Scientists have for the first time detected gravitational waves produced by the collision of a neutron star and a black hole. • Previous gravitational wave detections have spotted black holes colliding, and neutron stars merging but not one of…

National Institute of Urban Affairs

• National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA) conducted Webinar to Commemorate the Launch of the Inclusive Cities Centre. About: • Established in 1976, NIUA has been supporting the Government of India in policy formulation, research, and capacity building for the…

Bryum Bharatiensis

• Scientists at Bharati Station have discovered a new moss species. • The scientists have named the species ‘Bryum Bharatiensis’ as a tribute to goddess Saraswati, who is also known as ‘Bharati’. It was found near Bharati Station. • This…