Daily Archives: March 12, 2008

GIS for mapping stormwater drains in Chennai

Chennai: Stormwater drains in two zones of the Chennai Corporation have been digitally mapped using the geographic information system (GIS). Just a few clicks on the digitised map will help officials find data on stormwater drains, which need to be … Continue reading

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Tropics Are Next Emerging Disease Hotspot!!

February 20, 2008 – Scientists from four well-known institutions say the next major disease like HIV/AIDS or SARS could occur in any of a number of developing countries concentrated along the equator. They encourage increased surveillance to prevent the spread … Continue reading

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