InnoNano Research, a clean water technology company, has raised US$ 18 million from NanoHoldings, a US-based energy and water investment firm, which will be used to set up manufacturing facility, modern research laboratory and technology delivery offices across North America, Asia and Africa to make India an exporter of water technologies.
National Council of Science Museums (NCSM), an autonomous organisation under the Union Ministry of Culture, is engaged in the establishment of Science Centres across the country. IFPRI Director General Shenggen Fan on how science and technology can help to feed 9 billion sustainably by 2050. It also has two undergraduate majors, Biology & Society and Science & Technology Studies. Through its teaching as well as its research, the department is playing a notable role in building the emerging discipline of Science & Technology Studies (STS). Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (IIT-Kharagpur) and National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for research project to develop technology to construct maintenance free highways in India. The policy ‘Vision S&T 2020′ would articulate the country’s future towards self-reliance and technological independence in the 21st century.
University of Sydney conservation scientist Rick Shine has won a top science honour, for work that uses evolutionary theory to try and keep cane toads from killing Australia’s native wildlife. Right now, I am just trying to encourage, especially children, to pay more attention to math and science. Technology is basically human knowledge that is used to create products and artifacts with the help of innovative tools, systems and materials. Offering both a bachelor of arts and a bacherlor of science degree, this department will prepare you for a great future in a variety of careers and graduate programs. Plus, the dropping prices of natural gas and solar energy should continue, impeding a return to coal, unless Trump’s policy deliberately disrupts them, Kopp said.
Ms Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of State with Independent Charge for the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, outlined plans of setting up a committee to examine and expeditiously implement measures to improve India’s innovation landscape. The Institute of Science & Technology is the professional body for specialist, technical and managerial staff. The Department of Space/ Indian Space Research Organisation (DOS/ISRO) and Kuwait Institute of Scientific Research (KISR) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the field of exploration and use of outer space. Sign up to receive updates on the latest RAND reports, journal articles, and blog posts focusing on Science and Technology.