Day: July 16, 2020

India’s equalization levy

The USTR (United States Trade Representative) is initiating a probe into the imposition of digital taxes on firms like Facebook, Netflix and Google in the EU and nine countries, …

MANAV: Human Atlas Initiative

Introduction: For the first time, Indian scientists will be mapping every single tissue of the human body to have a deeper understanding of the roles of tissues and cells …

3 Parent Babies

Introduction: The ‘Three Parent Baby’ mechanism involves the replacement of a small amount of faulty DNA in a mother’s egg with healthy DNA from a second woman. This results …

Denisovans

Introduction: Scientists have uncovered the most complete remains yet from the mysterious ancient-hominin group known as the Denisovans. The jawbone, discovered high up on the Tibetan Plateau and dated …