Topic: Awareness in the fields of IT, Space, Computers, robotics, Nano-technology, biotechnology and issues relating to intellectual property rights.
6. Examine the intricate relationship between democracy and scientific innovation, emphasizing how scientific advancements can enhance democratic processes and outcomes. Elaborate. (250 words)
Difficulty level: Tough
Reference: Indian Express
Why the question:
The article discusses the importance of moving beyond traditional “big science” projects and embracing a more creative society in the pursuit of innovation and progress.
Key Demand of the question:
To write about the significance of biotechnology and its various applications.
Elaborate – Give a detailed account as to how and why it occurred, or what is the context. You must be defining key terms wherever appropriate and substantiate with relevant associated facts.
Structure of the answer:
Introduce the topic and its relevance in contemporary times.
First, write about the application of scientific innovations like digital voting systems, data analytics, and AI-driven policy analysis can streamline and improve electoral processes.
Next, write about role of scientific innovation in improving public service delivery, citizen engagement, and responsiveness of governments. Provide examples of technology-driven governance solutions.
Conclude by summarising.