Different Branches of Science

BranchConcerning Field
AeronauticsScience of flight of airplanes.
AstronomyStudy of heavenly bodies.
AgronomyScience dealing with crop plant.
AngiologyDeals with the study of blood vascular system.
AnthologyStudy of flower.
AnthropologyStudy of apes and man.
ApicultureHoney industries (Bee Keeping).
AraneologyStudy of spiders.
BatracologyStudy of frogs.
BiochemistryDeals with the study of chemical reactions in relation to life activities.
BiotechnologyDeals with the use of micro-organisms in commercial processes for producing fine chemicals such as drugs;vaccines;hormones,etc. on a large scale.
CardiologyStudy of heart.
CraniologyStudy of skulls.
CryptographyStudy of secret writing.
CryogenicsStudy concerning with the application and uses of very low temperature.
CytologyStudy of cells.
DermatologyStudy of skin.
EcologyThe study of relationship between organisms and environment.
EntomologyStudy of insects.
EtiologyStudy of cause of insects.
EugenicsStudy of improvement of human race by applying laws of heredity. it is related with future generations.
EvolutionDeals with the study of origin of new from old.
ExbiologyDeals with life or possibilities of life beyond the earth.
FloricultureStudy of flower yielding plants.
GeologyStudy of condition and structure of the earth
GeneticsStudy of heredity and variations.
Gerontologystudy of growing old.
GynaecologyStudy of female reproductive organs.
HorticultureStudy of garden cultivation.
HaematologyStudy of blood.
HepatologyStudy of liver.
IconographyTeachings by pictures and models.
ImmunologyScience which deals with the study of resistance of organisms against infection.
JurisprudenceScience of law.
KalologyStudy of human beauty.
LexicographyCompiling of dictionary.
MycologyStudy of fungi.
MyologyStudy of muscles.
NephrologyStudy of kidneys.
Neurologystudy of nervous system.
NumismaticsStudy of coins and medals.
ObstetricsBranch of medicine dealing with pregnancy.
OneirologyStudy of dreams.
OphthalmologyStudy of eyes .
OmithologyStudy of birds.
OsteologyStudy of bones.
PalaeontologyStudy of fossils.
PhilatelyStamp collecting.
PhilologyStudy of languages.
PhoneticsConcerning the sounds of a language.
PhysiographyNatural phenomenon.
PedologyStydy of soils.
PathologyStudy of disease causing organisms.
PhycologyStudy of algae.
PhysiologyScience dealing with the study of functions of various parts of organisms.
PiscicultureStudy of fish.
PomologyStudy of fruits.
SeismologyStudy of earthquakes.
SericultureSilk industry(culture of silk moth and pupa).
SerpentologyStudy of snakes.
TelepathyCommunication between two minds at a distance with the help of emotions, thoughts and feelings.
TaxonomyStudy of classification of organisms.
VirologyStudy of virus.

Career Scope in Print Media

Print media are lightweight, portable, disposable publications printed on paper and circulated as physical copies in forms we call books, newspapers, magazines and newsletters. They hold informative and entertaining content that is of general or special interest. They are published either once or daily, weekly, biweekly, monthly, bimonthly or quarterly. Print Media is the oldest form of media. But even today it is growing from strength to strength. Around 4000 small, medium and large newspapers and magazines across the county are registered with the Registrar of Newspapers every year. This indicates that it is a growing sector where employment opportunities are increasing with each passing day. Most of the young aspirants who want to enter the print media prefer reporting, but newspapers and magazines also seek young talent as photographers, artists, editors, computer experts, librarians, and cartoonists. Students who have writing ability, graphics or photo skills, curiosity and deter →

2017 Ramon Magsaysay Award Winners

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What is Bitcoin?

In 2009, an unknown programmer by the name of Satoshi Nakamoto put forward a whitepaper that proposed a creation of new form of digital currency - cryptocurrency. Cryptocurrency functions the same way as regular currencies do in that its used as a means of exchange, unit of account and a store of value. Cryptocurrency, just like other resources, has some demand for it, and subsequently a market price. The significant difference is Bitcoin’s intangibility - there is no bank-issued notes or papers - meaning that rather being used in hand-to-hand transactions, Bitcoins are stored and exchanged digitally within a decentralized, peer-to-peer network. The original Bitcoin software developed by Satoshi Nakamoto was released under the MIT license. Most client software, derived or "from scratch", also use open source licensing. Bitcoin is one of the first successful implementations of a distributed crypto-currency, described in part in 1998 by Wei Dai on the cypherpunks mailing list. Building →

Genetically Modified Food or Crops

Genetic Modification Genetic modification refers to techniques used to manipulate the genetic composition of an organism by adding specific useful genes. A gene is a sequence of DNA that contains information that determines a particular characteristic/trait. All organisms have DNA (genes). Genes are located in chromosomes. Genes are units of inheritance that are passed from one generation to the next and provide instructions for development and function of the organism. Crops that are developed through genetic modification are referred to as genetically modified (GM) crops, transgenic crops or genetically engineered (GE) crops. Over the last 30 years, the field of genetic engineering has developed rapidly due to the greater understanding of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) as the chemical double helix code from which genes are made. The term genetic engineering is used to describe the process by which the genetic makeup of an organism can be altered using “recombinant DNA technology.” This →

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