Under the Lens

Under the Lens

The debate on whether GM foods are good or bad is three decades old, and it becomes intense when a new trigger arises. In India, the recent approval for GM mustard has put the debate upfront, especially...
* Manoj Pandey Ants are everywhere. So, it is unlikely that you have not seen ants in your kitchen, dining tables and even beds. You might have suffered itch and red skin when a...
Being on the earth, we take water for granted. Though we crib when our water supply gets disrupted, and we worry when we are told that clean water is going to be scarce...
* Manoj Pandey We are so used to the internet that we don’t realise how much effort goes in the background for bringing a message or photo to our devices. Similarly, we have...
Manoj Pandey* Answering what, where, how and how much of this new form of money Once humans started holding assets such as hunting tools, wild fruits and...
Manoj Pandey* Local cow breeds are disappearing, and that’s not good for you. The extinction of wildlife sometimes gets headlines due to activism of environmentalists. Some iconic extinctions in recent times...
Manoj Pandey* On 23rd July, just two months after the first cases of monkeypox were observed in Europe, the World Health Organisation declared this disease as a public health emergency of international concern. This...
Manoj Pandey* Late last month, the Lok Sabha passed the Indian Antarctic Bill, 2022, making people think what was so special about the barren and perpetually frozen continent that India had to pass...
Manoj Pandey* The word metabolism is quite often tossed in our conversations on health. Interestingly, people carry different notions about metabolism even when talking about it with the same group of people for a...
Manoj Pandey* Reading the title, you may take the article with a pinch of salt, but by the end of it, I will try to prove that I am worth my salt. 

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