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National Capital Delhi Witnesses Improvement In Air Quality

The air quality of the national capital and the surrounding regions has improved marginally owing to a slight increase in surface winds but is...

Here’s How a Gadget Can Eliminate 99% of Airborne Viruses

Venturing out amid this pandemic is like a task for the brave, almost all precautions seem less. However, as the country slowly gets back...

Scientists Record Fastest Possible Speed of Sound For the First Time

The fastest possible speed of sound has been recorded for the first time which is about 36 km per second. The result is around twice...

Breathing: One of the Most Common Ways by Which Coronavirus is Spread

As the United States nears 200,000 deaths from COVID-19, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its guidelines to add breathing to the...

Actress Dia Mirza Pledges For Cleaner Air In India

Actress and environmental activist Dia Mirza has pledged for cleaner air in India. The actress, also UNEP Goodwill Ambassador and UN SDG advocate, will engage...

‘Coronavirus Particles Can Remain Infectious in Air for Over an Hour’

Wendy Barclay, chairwoman in influenza virology at Imperial College London, has said that coronavirus particles can remain infectious in the air for more than...

WHO Admits COVID-19 can Spread Through Air

Experts at the World Health Organization (WHO) Tuesday acknowledged there is growing evidence the coronavirus can spread through the air and said they are...

Air Pollution Rises Again as India Reopens

Even though the pollution levels in six major cities plummeted during the initial phase of the lockdown, it is on the rise again as...

From Being an Ordinary Voice To Becoming The Voice Of ‘Akashvani’~ Journey of Devki Nandan Pandey

By Kashish Rai Once upon a time, a voice echoed from the radio set and was known in every household~ This was Devki Nandan Pandey,...

While the Humans Are Caged Amid the Lockdown, Wildlife and Nature Enjoys

By Kanan Parmar How many of you remember that before the COVID-19 pandemic, the earth was facing another crisis- the environmental crisis? Amid the lockdown, social...

Delhi Ranks First in Terms of Polluted Air among 10 Major Cities of the World

Delhi ranks first in terms of polluted air among 10 major cities of the world as the air quality index (AQI) in the capital...

Some High-Quality Anti-Pollution Masks Which People can Use

With a sharp rise in air pollution in north India, and as toxic air overlays the cities for days, a high-quality mask can be...

Why Air Quality Index Varies So Much within a City

If you are puzzled at the divergent data on air quality and the myriad numbers being thrown around, for those living in and around...

Air Quality ‘Dangerous’ in Most Haryana Cities: Report

The air quality index of the millennium city of Gurugram entered the dangerous zone due to excessive use of crackers during Diwali and burning...

Air Quality in Delhi to Stay Poor due to Stubble Burning in Punjab and Haryana

Air quality in the capital entered the poor category on Friday with an overall AQI score of 208 and increased incidents of stubble burning...

Czech Scientists Find way to Extract Water From Air

A team of scientists from the Technical University in Prague have said they found a method of extracting water from air using an autonomous...

Scientists Find Method of Extracting Water from Air Using Autonomous Solar-Powered System

A team of scientists from the Technical University in Prague have said they found a method of extracting water from air using an autonomous...

Air-polluted Cities On Increase In Asia, Coal Addiction Puts Chokehold

Over the past year, the number of patients treated each day in the hospital unit where cardiologist Ade Imasanti Sapardan works in Indonesia's capital...

Californian Couple Develops A Way That Allows To Make Water From Air

 It started out modestly enough: David Hertz, having learned that under the right conditions you really can make your own water out of thin...

Electric Vehicle Can Be The Best For Reducing Air Pollution: Survey

Eighty-seven per cent of the respondents believe that the need for reducing air pollution is the best reason to purchase an electric vehicle, a survey commissioned...

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