ANNOUNCEMENTS
Deadline to apply for the Young Investigators' Meeting 2015 extended to November 15, 2014

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ANNOUNCEMENTS
IKMC2014: Innovating to Improve Lives


"IKMC2014: Innovating to Improve Lives" will be held on November 3 & 4, 2014 at the Hyderabad International Convention Centre. The conference provides a platform to innovators to interact with industry leaders, policy makers and peers on emerging technologies that hold the potential to radically improve lives and is open to everyone interested in life-science / healthcare technology and business. For more details, click here.

ANNOUNCEMENTS
Indian Women in Science Wiki edit-a-thon

By Colin Adams [CC0], via Wikimedia CommonsWomen are under-represented in Indian Science, and this is reflected in websites like Wikipedia. IndiaBioScience is organizing a series of Wiki edit-a-thons to add and append to pages about Indian Women in Science. The events will be held between 11-14 October, 2014 in venues across Bangalore, culminating on Ada Lovelace Day, an international day to celebrate the achievements of women in Science, Technology and Mathematics.

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NEWS STORY
The story of a river: tracking lantana's relentless spread

The adaptable garden plant Lantana camara has been spreading across India and edging out native species for two hundred years now, despite all efforts to control its growth. Scientists suggest that we could more effectively manage the plant by focusing our attention on riverside habitats. 

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Student conference embraces technology


The Student Conference on Conservation Science-Bangalore (SCCS) 2014 promises to be a stimulating and interactive experience for participants and the public alike. Harini Barath tells us what make this conference cool...