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Bats in the belfry: friends or foes?

Bats in the belfry: friends or foes?

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In this article, the authors present a balanced narrative around bats and why we should care about them. They discuss the role of bats in our ecosystems as important pollinators, insect (pest) eaters as well as hosts of viruses.

 

COVID-19: Busting some Myths

COVID-19: Busting some Myths

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From colloidal silver to essential oils, myths continue to abound on social media about home-grown remedies to treat or prevent COVID-19. We asked Gautam Menon, Professor of Physics and Biology at Ashoka University, Sonipat and Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai to lay some of these myths to rest. You can also check out answers to some commonly asked questions about COVID-19 here.