October 18, 2013
What happens inside plant cells? How can we see proteins in living cells that aren’t even visible with a microscope? This was a problem in plant cell biology until the discovery of...
October 14, 2013
The wave height observed at 5 p.m. on Saturday was 7.35 metres, while the forecast was 7 metres
August 29, 2013
Three studies, published in Nature Climate Change on August 25, have highlighted the need for more research on how oceans, and ocean fauna, are responding to anthropogenic climate change.»
August 11, 2013
“It is a moment of jubilation for the entire nuclear energy sector in the country, which has worked hard to make a reactor of this type,” said R.K Sinha, Chairman, Atomic Energy Commission (AEC), u...
April 3, 2013
Finally, deep seabed mining of polymetallic nodules is about to become a reality. According to a March 21 paper in Nature, a U.K. firm, Lockheed Martin, will soon be taking up mining operati...
August 3, 2012
The counselling venue is K.M. School of Marine Engineering, main campus, Thrikkakara. All certificates in original must be produced at the time of counselling. »
August 1, 2012
Centre evaluating standard of maritime institutions
July 19, 2012
The study on the nutritional aspects of marine algae is being done by research scholar K. Ambika under the guidance of S. Hara Sreeramulu.
June 12, 2012
The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (ICS), London will hold recruitment exams in Mangalore. The subjects include Shipping, marine insurance, shipping law etc.
March 21, 2012
In a technological innovation, scientists in the US claim to have created a hydrogen-powered robot which can move through water just like a jellyfish.
A team at Virginia Tech University s...
October 16, 2013
Highlighting science news you may have missed, and telling you why it matters in about a minute.
August 30, 2013
A previously unknown canyon has been discovered in Greenland, hidden beneath the ice. It is at least 750 kilometres long. To put that in perspective, imagine a ten kilometre wide gorge, up to 800...
August 11, 2013
“Building a reactor for propelling a nuclear submarine is a different ball game altogether”
May 13, 2013
With the South West monsoon just weeks away, hundreds of fishermen and their families are bracing themselves to face the fury of the sea, even as large stretches of the coast remain vulnerable to...
December 21, 2012
The FSI threw open two research vessels to schoolchildren and others, with officials explaining to them about their work.
August 2, 2012
All the 30 students of the fifth batch get jobs
July 30, 2012
The deep blue offers exciting opportunities for those seeking to combine adventure with a rewarding profession.
June 16, 2012
Scientists have discovered a new species of freshwater fish in an unnamed stream in the Western Ghats in southern Karnataka and have described their finding as “unexpected” in the latest edition o...
April 28, 2012
A Japanese research institute says its deep-sea drilling probe has set a new world record for depth, reaching 7,740 meters (25,400 feet) below the sea surface.The ‘Chikyu’, operated by the...
November 7, 2011
The first time scientists explored deep in the Indian Ocean, they found a new species of glowing squid. Now researchers who are departing from South Africa on Monday with even better equipment are...