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Science and Technology – from Inception to Advancement, Third Edition is an authoritative and most updated book written for the aspirants of Civil Services Preliminary and Main Examinations. This book will also be useful for various state services examinations. Starting with the fundamentals of science and technology infrastructure in India, the book delves deep into the concepts and applications of technologies related to various areas like nuclear, space and defence among others. It provides a detailed insights on the new age technologies like Recombinant DNA Technology, Nanotechnology, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, Internet of Things, Hyperloop, Electric Vehicles, Driverless cars, Robotics etc. While dealing with the scientific aspects of Covid-19, the book discusses the evolution of medical infrastructure during the time of pandemic. Dedicated chapters on agricultural technologies (hydroponics, aquaponics, bio-farming) and earth sciences have been provided for illustrating the change that technology can bring in a sector that employs majority of the Indian population. Diagrams and flowcharts have been used for better understanding.