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FBTR: mixed carbide fuel reaches natural end of life
There has been no pin failure or leakage of the fuel or fission material till date


Medical wonders do happen, but rarely

Machine for multitasking
Auto component makers switch to cellular production
Speaking Of Science

The changing identity of the scientist
Involving scientists in national efforts changed the nature of science and its practice

Agriculture

FARMER'S NOTEBOOK
Vechur cattle: ideal for household rearing
The animals are docile, disease resistant and require less feed
Managing root grub menace
Affected plants exhibit yellowing and wilting of leaves
FARM QUERIES
Nut fall in coconut
Nut falling is a major problem in coconut trees. Trees infested with Eriophyd mites exhibit more nut-fall. You may spray 5 ml of monocrotophos diluted in one litre of water once in three months and follow proper nutritional packages recommended ...
FARM QUERIES
Amla saplings
You may contact the office of the Special Commissioner of Horticulture and Plantation Crops, Chennai 600005, phone:044-28521645, e-mail: ...

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