2022


The Hindu

  1. Rocket stages and uncontrolled re-entries (December 22, 2022)
  2. The challenges of quantum computing (December 18, 2022)
  3. Understanding the fusion energy breakthrough announced by the U.S. (December 15, 2022)

The Wire Science & The Wire

  1. Sunlight, Smoke and Mirrors: What’s Up With Scientists Overengineering the Ram Temple? (November 23, 2022)
  2. Could ‘Shaking’ the Morbi Bridge Have Caused It to Collapse? (October 31, 2022)
  3. Delhi Being Out of Asia’s Top 10 Worst Cities by Air Isn’t Improvement (October 25, 2022)
  4. Click Chemistry: A Nobel-Winning Idea That Is Simple Only in Name (October 5, 2022)
  5. In the 2022 Physics Nobel Prize, a Test of Your Grip on Reality (October 4, 2022)
  6. Among the 2022 Medicine Nobel Winner’s Laurels, a Bitter Pill for Indian Revisionists (October 3, 2022)
  7. KCR Wants to Blame Everything Except Bad Climate Adaptation for Godavari Flood (July 18, 2022)
  8. Patanjali Anti-Allopathy Ad, a Window Into All That’s Wrong With Our Healthcare (July 11, 2022)
  9. 10 Years of the Higgs Boson: How Far Have We Come, and What Next? (July 4, 2022)
  10. AdS/CFT: 25 Years of the ‘Bridge’ to an Unknowable Universe (June 30, 2022)
  11. The Risk of a Lab-Leak and the Columbia Disaster Have a Common Lesson for Us (June 3, 2022)
  12. In the Sounds of a Physics Finding in China, Echoes of a Fading Indian Experiment (June 3, 2022)
  13. What Are You Really Looking at When You’re Looking at a Black Hole? (May 15, 2022)
  14. As Heat Engulfs North India, Keep an Eye on the Wet-Bulb Temperature (April 29, 2022)
  15. Why Experts Doubt Allegations That Russia Used Chemical Weapons in Mariupol (April 13, 2022)
  16. Physicists May Be Wrong About a Particle’s Mass – And They’re Excited (April 8, 2022)
  17. TV Ads Are Appealing to the Worst in Us (April 1, 2022)
  18. GSLV F10 Mission Failed After Pressure Drop in Fuel Tank, Failure Report Confirms (March 27, 2022)
  19. FDA Declines Emergency-Use Approval for Covaxin for Paediatric Use (March 4, 2022)
  20. 4,000+ Russian Scientists, Science Journalists Pen Open Letter Against Ukraine War (March 2, 2022)
  21. The Precarious Fate of Science in the Time of Narendra Modi (February 28, 2022)
  22. India Doesn’t Need a National Science Day of This Kind (February 21, 2022)
  23. The Problem With the Bose Hologram (January 24, 2022)
  24. By Lauding Vaccines, What Is India’s COVID Team Sweeping Under the Rug? (January 20, 2022)
  25. Why Is Gujarat’s Official COVID Toll 9x Lower Than Number of Compensation Claims? (January 20, 2022)
  26. Centre Has Spent Rs 171 Crore So Far To Help Develop COVID Vaccines: RTI Reply (January 19, 2022)
  27. Broken Promise: PM Cares Fund Hasn’t Given Rs 100 Crore To Develop COVID Vaccines (January 18, 2022)
  28. In Major Move, Global Coalition Pushes for Moratorium on Solar Geoengineering (January 17, 2022)
  29. Scholars Float Political Intervention Against Solar Geoengineering (January 17, 2022)
  30. ‘Urgent Need for Evidence-based COVID Response’: Experts Write to Centre, States (January 14, 2022)
  31. Remembering Biochemist Har Gobind Khorana on His 100th Birth Anniversary (January 9, 2022)