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UGC-DAE CSR notifies jobs for graduates, diploma candidates, others

Hindustan Times 17 Oct 2021
UGC-DAE CSR notifies jobs for graduates, diploma candidates, others(HT). Copy Link ... Apply Online. The UGC DAE CSR coordinates research from scientists/ teachers from all Indian universities on major facilities like Dhruva reactor, variable energy cyclotron, INDUS-I established by the Department of Atomic Energy. UGC DAE CSR recruitment 2021 ... ....

Eight years, 20 policies: how Australia’s leaders have fumbled and dithered on climate

The Observer 17 Oct 2021
In the last eight years of Coalition rule, there have been more than 20 different climate and energy policies, which have been announced with fanfare before fizzing into the background, or just being trashed altogether ... The chief scientist, Alan Finkel, suggests the government adopt a clean energy target ... Energy minister Angus Taylor.

Climate crisis panic is spawning weird ideas to fix it

The Keene Sentinel 16 Oct 2021
But in 2020, 83 percent of the world’s energy still came from greenhouse-gas-producing fossil fuels, according to BP’s 2021 accounting of world energy ... That has left scientists looking further afield for ideas that might stand in for government action. Mammoths aren’t the only animals that scientists are eyeing as an answer to our problems.

Storing data as mixtures of fluorescent dyes

Technology Org 16 Oct 2021
As the world’s data storage needs grow, new strategies for preserving information over long periods with reduced energy consumption are needed ... Current devices for data storage, such as optical media, magnetic media and flash memory, typically last less than 20 years, and they require substantial energy to maintain stored information.

How Many Dimensions Does Our Universe Really Have?

Interesting Engineering 16 Oct 2021
After thousands of years of research into nature and the laws that govern it, scientists have determined that four fundamental forces govern all matter-energy interactions ... At CERN, scientists boost particles to high energies before smashing them together and measuring the resulting cascade of subatomic particles.

How bacteria create a piggy bank for the lean times: Basic science discovery could lead ...

Science Daily 16 Oct 2021
Since then, scientists have realized that cyanophycin was made of a natural green biopolymer, that bacteria use it as a store of ...

Joe Manchin won’t support a key climate program. Alternatives won’t be enough.

Vox 16 Oct 2021
The clean electricity program is “the backbone of the energy transition,” experts say ... As Rachel Cleetus, the clean energy policy director at the Union of Concerned Scientists, told Leber in October , if Congress can get serious about climate change, other countries are likely to follow suit.

Letters to the Editor, Oct. 16

Toronto Sun 16 Oct 2021
It is the big boys at the UN who are controlling the huge lobby cartel that means to kill our only truly reliable source of energy strictly to facilitate their Great Global Reset scam ... Nothing yet like the BP Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, nor the 16-year Taylor Energy uncapped broken well.

Congo Basin: Earth’s African ‘lung’ is it most resilient

Mail Guardian South Africa 16 Oct 2021
The Congo Basin is vulnerable to deforestation mainly from smallholder charcoal production, logging and slush-and-burn agricultural initiatives to meet financial and energy needs ... As scientists try to establish the durability of these results, at the upcoming UN Climate Change ...

SIAT makes solid progress in luring top-level talents

Shenzhen Daily 15 Oct 2021
Horst Arthur Vogel, SIAT’s chief scientist of the Computer Aided Drug Discovery Center, won the award in 2020 and John Roger Speakman, the chief scientist of the Center for Energy Metabolism and Reproduction, won the award in 2021 ... Center for Energy Metabolism and Reproduction.

Key protein linked to appetite and obesity in mice

Phys Dot Org 15 Oct 2021
"Fundamentally, obesity is caused by an imbalance between food intake and energy expenditure," said Dr ... The scientists then checked whether the obesity was also driven by the mice using less energy ... In the mice aged 6 weeks, the scientists didn't find an overall difference in energy expenditure.

KP Govt to fully support universities for research: Bangash

Urdu Point 15 Oct 2021
"In return the government expects good results and outstanding performance from institutions of higher education," he said during his visit to Center for Advanced Studies in Energy at the University of Engineering and Technology here wherein he learned about the progress made so far in research to increase energy resources.

Working to make measurements of plasma disruption mitigation methods more accurate

Phys Dot Org 15 Oct 2021
"Disruptions are rapid events in which magnetically confined plasma loses its magnetic and thermal energy, which can severely damage a tokamak by melting or eroding its plasma-facing components," said ORNL scientist and co-author Jack Lovell.

On the trail of a cause for solar cell LID

PV Magazine 15 Oct 2021
Scientists in the United States used sophisticated imaging to delve deep into the structure of a silicon solar cell, revealing for the first time a distinct defect signature for light-induced degradation ... Scientists led by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in the U.S.

Cold Christmas raises fears of further gas price rises

The Times/The Sunday Times 15 Oct 2021
However, although it is set for a chilly start, scientists say that climate change has doubled the chance of Britain having a mild winter this year overall.