Eight years after the Statue of Unity was announced, the world’s tallest statue has risen out of controversy and idealism to become a beacon

Around 200 km from Ahmedabad lies a sea of construction material. From it rise a seige of cranes, carefully picking bronze parts – each weighing hundreds of kilos – high into the air, before carefully lowering them into the designated slot. They do this around the clock, with each piece, the 3D puzzle inching closer […]
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Blue roses may soon be grown in gardens

Injected bacteria transferred the pigment-producing genes to the rose genome It may soon be possible to breed blue roses in your garden, say scientists who have found a way to express pigment-producing enzymes from bacteria in the petals of a white rose. Researchers including those from Chinese Academy of Sciences and Tianjin University in China […]
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