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What Sciene and tech topics are important for Mains 2017?

So has anyone , especially @iwra @queen and @nandini made a list of topics from S n T.

I am not looking for topics like nano technology which is static.

Topics which are important from Mains 2017, primarily current perspective ?

Will be helpful if someone provides.

People, kindly add topics . If possible post reading links as well.


  • 1.GSAT
    2.ISRO/DRDO achievements
    3.Gene Editing/Genome Projects
    4.Big Data
    7.DNA Profiling
    8.Blue Whale
    10.Internet 4G and LTE
    126 x 21 - 1008B
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  • Sorry @anjus I was too looking for such a list. Nobody seems to have made it on the forum. When I asked someone had posted a list from some institute but I'm only following s&t what I've done from monthly magazines. Nothing more.
    Rank 246, CSE 2017
  • IRNSS(atomic clocks)
    gravitational waves (Nobel prize in physics)
    gpcr( G protein coupled receptor
  • You all are living in illusion. :sunglasses:

  • 1.GSAT
    2.ISRO/DRDO achievements
    3.Gene Editing/Genome Projects
    4.Big Data
    6.blockchain(Cryptocurrencies and other applications)
    7.DNA Profiling
    8.Blue Whale
    10.Internet 4G and LTE

    11. UAVs(applications)
    12.Internet of things.
    13.Gravitational waves.
    14.Quantam computing & communication.
    15.Scramjet,hyperloop etc.(future transport tech.)
    16.Augumented reality.
  • Thank you all!

    Some new topic names here, will cover them too.
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