Pranjal Mehar

Whether it is the delicacy of a nanoparticle or the fickleness of a bonobo, Pranjal Mehar tracks and reports on the adventure that is science. Based in Maharashtra, India, she is a former staff writer and always been a great member of Tech Explorist.

Recent articles

Samsung’s PCIe Gen4 SSDs for maximized storage performance

A revolutionary software innovation.

Computer simulations show human ancestors would have had an easier time giving birth than modern women

For some ladies, labor is a long, painful, and difficult process. Earlier research has suggested the reason labor is so more difficult in humans...

Mixing RNA and DNA to study how life began on Earth

RNA and DNA could have appeared simultaneously instead of the widely accepted RNA World theory.

Vampire bats help unravel the mystery of smell

Understanding how to obtain accurate numbers of olfactory receptor counts in the mammalian genome is major aspect to understanding the sense of smell.

More than 100,000 cancer cases could stem from contaminants in tap water

The first study to conduct a cumulative assessment of cancer risks due to 22 carcinogenic contaminants found in drinking water nationwide.

This gut bacteria produce a ton of alcohol in the body

The findings could help develop a screening method for early diagnosis and treatment of non-alcoholic fatty liver.

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Computer simulations show human ancestors would have had an easier time giving birth than modern women

For some ladies, labor is a long, painful, and difficult process. Earlier research has suggested the reason labor is so more difficult in humans compared to apes or different animals is that we evolved to walk upright...