Environment/Science
Biodiversity
New York, Apr 1 (JEN): The United Nations International Court of Justice (ICJ) has ruled against Japan in a case involving charges by Australia that the country was using a scientific research programme to mask a commercial whaling venture in the Antarctic. more
UN urges greater focus on agricultural biotechnologies

New York, Oct 30 (JEN): The United Nations food and agricultural agency Tuesday called for greater national and international efforts to bring agricultural biotechnologies to smallholder pr ...

Indian scientist Rituparna Bose unravels biodiversity mystery

New York, June 16 (IBNS): Kolkata girl Rituparna Bose, who now teaches at the City University of New York, has developed mathematical algorithms that give the most specific estimates of biod ...