Month: December 2019

Prince William launches Earthshot Prize for innovations in solving environmental challenges | CBC News

Prince William is collaborating with a global alliance of groups to launch a prize geared toward fostering innovation to combat climate change and solve environment challenges. Prince William has announced the Earthshot Prize, which will award five prizes a year over the next 10 years for innovation to battle climate change. (Royal Foundation)Prince William is…

Spaceflight Stories Expected for 2020

The year two thousand and twenty is almost upon us. And as always, space agencies and aerospace companies all around the world are preparing to spend the coming year accomplishing a long list of missions and developments. Between NASA, the ESA, China, SpaceX, and others, there are enough plans to impress even the most curmudgeonly…

Financial Assistance provided to 10 Major Ports and 8 Non Major Ports for procurement of Oil Spill Response (OSR) Equipments: Shri Mansukh Mandaviya

In a reply to a question in Rajya Sabha today the Minister of State for Shipping (I/C) and Chemicals & Fertilizers, Shri Mansukh Mandaviya said that theGovernment has developed a standard operating procedure for all ports in the country to deal with oil spills and other accidents that can damage the marine ecology surrounding the…