General Science & Technology Questions & Answers
Community Reserves are one of the 4 kinds of protected areas mentioned in the Wildlife Protection Act,. The Environment Protection Act, 1986 does not mention the word “Eco-sensitive Zones”. The section 3(2)(v) of the Act, says that Central Government can restrict areas in which any industries, operations or processes or class of industries, operations or
Phoenix dactylifera commonly known as Date Palm is an edible sweet fruit. In cultivation of date palm, the major problem for farmers is to identify the sex of saplings at an early stage so that they can cultivate in their orchards a sufficiently large number of productive female trees with only a minimal number of
Theodolite is precision instrument for measuring angles in the horizontal and vertical planes, used for surveying applications, and have been adapted for specialized purposes in fields like meteorology and rocket launch technology
The Brachytherapy means placing seeds (tiny sources of radiation) directly into the affected tissue or tumor which increases localized impact on the cancerous cells.
In Ayurveda, there is a branch of knowledge called Dhravya guna shastra. Unlike modern pharmacology, there is no categorization of chemistry in Dhravya guna shastra. However, it is a very comprehensive system for understanding the medicinal properties of plants.