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How coronavirus data from history is helping fight COVID-19

How coronavirus data from history is helping fight COVID-19

Many of us had heard the term ‘coronavirus’ for the first time at the office lunch table. Our team lunches are unusual, discussing topics that range from evolution, to bodily functions to Bollywood. The scientific experts in the team were trying to explain how the coronavirus works, its relation to respiration and the conspiracy theories associated with it.  Read more

Frugal innovation: India, France can lead the way

Participants at the STEAM School 2017

In this guest post, Navi Radjou draws from his experience at a hands-on education and problem-solving school in Mumbai. He points out that France’s strong science and engineering capabilities, combined with the Indian concept of jugaad, or frugal ingenuity, could help solve problems that threaten all of humanity.  Read more

Nature India Special Issue on ‘Grand Challenges’

Nature India Special Issue on 'Grand Challenges'

As part of Nature India’s 10th anniversary celebrations, we produced a special issue on ‘Grand Challenges’. (Download your free copy here.)  … Read more

Nature India Annual Volume 2017 is out

Nature India Annual Volume 2017 is out

Nature India stepped into its 10th year in 2018. To mark the occasion, we gave a face lift to our annual volume with a new international design, very similar to Nature. A global team of editors and art designers worked across time zones to produce this annual volume.  Read more

Nature India partners with ICRISAT for InterDrought-V

Nature India partners with ICRISAT for InterDrought-V

Nature India is proud to be associated with the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) as media partner for the fifth edition of the InterDrought conference being held in Hyderabad (February 21-25, 2017).  Read more

Nature India partners with British Council for FameLab India

Nature India partners with British Council for FameLab India

Nature India is parterning with the British Council for the debut of the international FameLab competitions in India. FameLab is one of the biggest science communication competitions in the world, where young researchers compete to explain a scientific concept in just three minutes.  Read more