Current Science

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Published by: Indian Academy of Sciences and Current Science Association

Subjects: General Science

The Current Science is a Science Journal cum Magazine started in 1932. It is published by Current Science Association in collaboration with the Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore. The monthly issue of current science have articles related to all science disciplines and general views about science and scientific community/development. Views about current scientific developments are published in defferent sections viz. news, research news, opinions, correspondence, commentory and technical notes. Research articles are published as scientific correspondence, general articles, review articles, research accounts, research articles and research communications. Notes on latest books are published in Books review section.Time to time special issues of this journal are published which contains articles on a selected/particluar theme or subject area.


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Contents: Table of Contents

In this issue

Guest Editorial: Ecological wisdom in the new urban era — By Nagendra, Harini

Correspondence: Selection of brand names for a drug by Indian pharmaceutical companies — By Tanya, S.; Arbind, K. M.; Ligade, Virendra S.

Correspondence: Detecting disguised plagiarism — By Mahesh, G.

Correspondence: Grafted papayas: a boon for dioecious papaya industry — By Senthilkumar, S.; Kumar, N.; Soorianathasundaram, K.; Arun Kumar, K.

Correspondence: CO2 levels and coral reefs — By Verma, Ritika; Kumar, Anil; Kumar, Sudhir

News: 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry: conferring molecular machines as engines of creativity — By Jayaraman, N.

News: Nobel Prize in Physics 2016 — By Ramakrishnan, T. V.

News: Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2016 — By Mande, Shekhar C.

News: Stratospheric aerostat – a new high altitude scientific platform — By Li, Jun; Lv, Mingyun; Sun, Kangwen; Zhang, Yuanyuan

News: Indian government unveils National Disaster Management Plan, 2016 — By Das, Anasua Mukherjee

News: For the students, by the students – YETI 2016 — By Kumar, Rishi; Mondal, Krishnendu; Gogoi, Keshab; Bhattacharyya, Kamalika

News: Science Last Fortnight

Research News: Borophene: a new paradigm! — By Mukherjee, Sanjoy; Thilagar, Pakkirisamy

Research News: The inscrutable monsoon? — By Chakraborty, Arindam

Commentary: DST WOS-A: the scenario from recipient’s perspective — By Gangopadhyay, Rupali; Das, Bidisa

Commentary: Seismic threat to the Chitwan and Hetauda Duns, Central Nepal — By Divyadarshini, Ananya; Singh, Vimal

Scientific Correspondence: Nepenthes khasiana Hook. f. (Nepenthaceae) from Assam — By Sajem Betlu, Albert Lalduhawma

General Articles: Expansion of sericulture in India using geospatial tools and web technology — By Handique, B. K.; Das, P. T.; Goswami, J.; Goswami, C.; Singh, P. S.; Prabhakar, C. J.; Bajpeyi, C. M.; Raju, P. L. N.

Journal information submitted by: Bhupender Singh

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