Tagged: TECHNOLOGY

Science and Technology-2014: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 29

ARCHIVES 06 October 2014 Q1. “There is a growing concern of Alien Invasive Species in India”. Discuss how it is a threat for ecosystem and mention the steps required to curb this menace. http://www.fao.org/3/a-ag117e/AG117E15.htm http://www.cbd.int/invasive/done.shtml http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/invasive-plants-a-threat-to-wildlife/article6432731.ece   Q2. “The choice of developing a ‘Blue Water Navy’ for India is more strategic than scientific”. Comment http://besacenter.org/perspectives-papers/india-advances-naval-arms-race-china/ http://dailysignal.com/2013/12/10/india-budding-blue-water-navy-capabilities/ http://blogs.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/talkingturkey/modi-inducts-ins-kolkata-but-blue-water-navy-remains-a-distant-dream/ http://southasia.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2014/08/04/why_india_s_blue_water_ambitions_matter Q3. Write...

Science and Technology-2014: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 25

ARCHIVES 29 September 2014 Q1. What do you understand by “Nuclear Doctrine of India”? Do you think India needs to revisit its nuclear doctrine? Give reasons to substantiate your views. (200 Words) http://www.idsa.in/issuebrief/RevisitingIndiasNuclearDoctrine_schandra_300414.html http://carnegieendowment.org/2014/06/04/india-s-nuclear-doctrine-stirrings-of-change http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/rkEybO3sf1wA2vWbxXr0GM/Updating-Indias-nuclear-doctrine.html Q2. What is the difference between Malware, Adware and Spyware? (200 Words) http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-in-school/beware-of-adware-and-spyware/article5527339.ece http://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/technology/internet/india-third-most-affected-nation-by-online-banking-malware/article6388203.ece http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/india-third-most-attacked-nation-by-zeus-malware/article5880945.ece Q3.  Write short notes on:(150 Words) Augmented Reality Exascale Computing...

Science and Technology-2014: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 24

ARCHIVES 27 September 2014   Q1) “There is a growing concern over Atmospheric Brown Cloud and its impact on South Asia”. What are the causes and consequences of Atmospheric Brown Cloud? Source-1 Source – 2 Q2) What do you understand by ‘Nuclear Umbrella’? How relevant it is in contemporary world geopolitics? Substantiate. Source – 1 Source – 2 Q3) Write...

Science and Technology -2014: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 24

ARCHIVES 26 September 2014 Q4. What is the difference between New Exploration and Licensing Policy and Open Acreage Licensing Policy? Explain how the new policy would be benefited to hydrocarbon sector? (200 Words) Source  Q5. “India has underperformed in health related issues as per recent reports of WHO and other related organizations”. In the light of this statement explain what...

Science and Technology-2014: Daily Answer Writing Challenge – 20

ARCHIVES 22 September 2014 Q1. “Ice streams are one of the significant causes of rising sea levels”. Discuss the factors and implications of ice streams on rising sea levels. Source-1 Source – 2 Source – 3 Q2. What are ‘Flash Floods’? Mention the causes and consequences of flash floods. Source – 1 Source – 2 Q3. Write short notes on...