Scientists unveiled how continents were formed

Scientists have unveiled how continents were formed on Earth over 2.5 billion years ago – and how those processes have continued for the last 70 million years to profoundly affect the planet’s life and climate. A new study details how relatively recent geologic events – volcanic activity 10 million years ago in what is now Panama and Costa Rica More...

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By gktoday On Sunday, January 4th, 2015
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PEGIDA or Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamization of the West

PEGIDA or Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamization of the West” is a German political movement based in Dresden. It has been organizing public demonstrations since October 2014, against what it considers More...

By gktoday On Thursday, November 27th, 2014
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The Black Friday -What is Black Friday ?

Black Friday is the Friday following Thanksgiving Day in the United States, often regarded as the beginning of the Christmas shopping season. The Big Offer !!. Once every year, magazine3  offer huge discounts More...

By gktoday On Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
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World’s first smartphone IBM Simon turns 20

World’s first smartphone turns 20 ! The first ever smartphone – a $900 clunky IBM Simon mobile phone – has turned 20 Years age ! The phone with a battery life of one hour was developed by IBM and More...

By gktoday On Sunday, August 4th, 2013
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Do you know ? Todays Series.8 amazing things to know

Boiling water freezes faster than cold water. The Adelaide river is in the Northern Territory. There are 239 beans in a tin of Heinz – just one more and they’d be 240. The main food ingredient in dynamite is More...

By gktoday On Monday, July 15th, 2013
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Healthy Heart Beat-Healthy Blood Pressure

May 17 is observed as World Hypertension Day. The theme for 2013 World Hypertension day is ‘Healthy Heart Beat-Healthy Blood Pressure’.  More...

By gktoday On Monday, July 15th, 2013
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2013 has been declared as ‘Water Conservation Year

2013 has been declared as ‘Water Conservation Year’ by the Union government to battle the deepening water conflicts and water tables. India has more than 18 per cent of the world’s population, but only 4 More...

By gktoday On Thursday, June 27th, 2013
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The Madrid System and Madrid Protocol

The Madrid System for the International Registration of Marks—Madrid Protocol—offers trademark owners a cost effective, user friendly and streamlined means of protecting and managing their trademark portfolio More...

By gktoday On Thursday, June 27th, 2013
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GKToday -Do you Know Series . June 27

  Raja Harishchandra, directed by Dadasaheb Phalke, was India’s first silent and full-length feature film. It was released on May 3, 1913.   May 17 is observed as World Hypertension Day. The theme for More...

By gktoday On Monday, June 10th, 2013
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Euglossa bazinga and the Brazilian biologist Andre Nemesio

Brazilian biologist Andre Nemesio has named a species of Brazilian orchid bee “Euglossa bazinga” in honour of “the clever, funny, ‘nerd’ character Sheldon Cooper” because the bee had tricked scientists More...