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National Science Day | रोटी, कपड़ा, मकान | Science of Food, Shelter Cloth
3030STEM Season 02 Episode 5

On this National Science Day Special Episode, we will discuss the What, Why and How of Science.
Why should we learn and teach science and who does science really benefit?

Imagination in science

Garbage Patches

Midway film trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iQQIYKEY9Bw
Watch the film ‘Albatross’ https://www.albatrossthefilm.com/watch-albatross


How many people does synthetic fertilizer feed? https://ourworldindata.org/fertilizers 


Groundwater Levels Dip Acutely in North India https://weather.com/en-IN/india/news/news/2019-06-28-ground-water-north-india-central-ground-water-board-jal-shakti-ministry


Storage Crisis in Food Corporation of India https://pib.gov.in/PressReleaseIframePage.aspx?PRID=1602455


The Toxic Consequences of the Green Revolution https://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2008/07/07/the-toxic-consequences-of-the-green-revolution


FAO data on food production http://www.fao.org/3/cb1329en/online/cb1329en.html#chapter-2_1 


FAO Global food losses and food waste http://www.fao.org/fileadmin/user_upload/suistainability/pdf/Global_Food_Losses_and_Food_Waste.pdf


The state of food and agriculture FAO 2019 http://www.fao.org/fileadmin/templates/SOFA/2019/src/images/title-en.svg 


Millets : the nutritional power houses https://dwiddly.wordpress.com/millets-the-nutritional-power-houses/ 


Health Benefits of Millets (IIMR) https://www.millets.res.in/millets_info.php


The Extraordinary Science of Addictive Junk Food https://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/24/magazine/the-extraordinary-science-of-junk-food.html


Life expectancy in India 1800-2020 https://www.statista.com/statistics/1041383/life-expectancy-india-all-time/


HITLER'S LIFE 'SAVED BY PENICILLIN FROM ALLIES' https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/health-news/hitler-s-life-saved-penicillin-allies-85831.html 


The State of the World’s Antibiotics Report in 2021 CDDEP https://cddep.org/blog/posts/the-state-of-the-worlds-antibiotics-report-in-2021/


Antibiotic Use and Resistance in Food Animals CDDEP https://cddep.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/india_abx_report-2.pdf


The world is running out of antibiotics, WHO report confirms https://www.who.int/news/item/20-09-2017-the-world-is-running-out-of-antibiotics-who-report-confirms


Antibiotic resistance is the next great global challenge - we must act now https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2016/09/antimicrobial-resistance-is-the-next-global-commons-issue/


What should India do to control antimicrobial resistance https://www.downtoearth.org.in/blog/health/what-should-india-do-to-control-antimicrobial-resistance-74267


It takes 7,600 litres of water to make your jeans https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/blink/know/it-takes-7600-litres-of-water-to-make-your-jeans/article30871977.ece 


The Impact of a Cotton T-Shirt https://www.worldwildlife.org/stories/the-impact-of-a-cotton-t-shirt 


My No-Soap, No-Shampoo, Bacteria-Rich Hygiene Experiment https://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/25/magazine/my-no-soap-no-shampoo-bacteria-rich-hygiene-experiment.html


What Do We Know About Tiny Plastic Fibers in the Ocean? https://www.patagonia.com/stories/what-do-we-know-about-tiny-plastic-fibers-in-the-ocean/story-30357.html 


Are We Eating Our Fleece Jackets? Microfibers Are Migrating Into Field And Food https://www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2017/02/06/511843443/are-we-eating-our-fleece-jackets-microfibers-are-migrating-into-field-and-food


Don’t Buy This Jacket, Black Friday and the New York Times https://www.patagonia.com/stories/dont-buy-this-jacket-black-friday-and-the-new-york-times/story-18615.html


Bamboo http://www.wondergrass.in/


Pale Blue Dot https://www.planetary.org/worlds/pale-blue-dot 


धुंधला नीला बिंदु https://waahvigyan.wordpress.com/2016/10/04/धुंधला-नीला-बिंदु/ 


What is Science? RIchard Feynman


https://profizgl.lu.lv/pluginfile.php/32795/mod_resource/content/0/WHAT_IS_SCIENCE_by_R.Feynman_1966.pdf

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