Science and Technology Current Affairs – 2018

/Science and Technology Current Affairs - 2018

Google launches :‘#SecurityCheckKiya’ campaign

Google launches '#SecurityCheckKiya' campaign in India to protect data, devices to create awareness around Internet safety. It was launched on the occasion of Safer Internet Day (6 February). Key Points: The campaign '#SecurityCheckKiya' aims to protect young and first-time web users from account hijacking, safeguard Android devices from malicious apps and secure all their personal data if they [...]

Ministry of Earth Science inaugurates high performance computing (HPC) facility at Noida

  Environment Union Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan launched Petaflop Supercomputer termed as “Mihir” by inaugurating high performance computing (HPC) facility at Noida .   It is a high capacity computer system . The system will be able to predict weather and climate accurately. Its is a Targeted Facility to propel India’s ranking to Top 30 in the [...]

Lunar Eclipse 2018 – Rare Super Blue Blood Moon | NASA Streams Live

India, North America, Hawaii, the Middle East, Russia, and Australia witnessed a rare cosmic show by moon today.  For the stargazers(those who gaze at or observe the stars) the moon will be 360,200 kilometers away at the peak of the eclipse, close enough for supermoon status. being the first time in 35 years a blue [...]