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Daily Current Affairs Answer & Explanation : 20 June 2020
Hypoxiarefers to a condition in which the body or a part of the body is deprived of enough oxygen supply at the tissue level.
Hypothermia is a medical emergency that occurs when the body loses heat faster than it can produce heat, causing a dangerously low body temperature.
Normal body temperature is around 6 F (37 C) and hypothermia is said to have occurred when it falls below 35 C.
Ischemiais a condition in which the blood flow (and therefore oxygen) is restricted or reduced in a part of the body. Cardiac ischemia refers to decreased blood flow and oxygen to the heart muscle
The Indian Navy Hydrographic Survey Ship, INS Jamuna is on a deployment to carry out Joint Hydrographic Survey off the South – West coast of Sri Lanka.
A team of Sri Lankan Navy hydrographers including officers and sailors have also been embarked onboard for the duration of the survey.
India ranked 35thin the Worldwide Educating for the Future Index (WEFFI) 2019, as per a report published by The Economist Intelligence Unit.
This year, Indiascored 53 and has jumped five ranks from the 40th rank with an overall score of 41.2 across categories in 2018.
Finland toppedthe index followed by Sweden.
Kaziranga is criss-crossed by four main rivers — Brahmaputra, Diphlu, Mora Diphlu and Mora Dhansiri and has numerous small water bodies.
Ploonet is the new word the scientific community has come up with to describe a moon that becomes a planet. A moon can become a planet if it leaves the orbit of its parent planet and takes up residence in a stable orbit around its star.
At this point, this orbiting rock is neither a moon nor a planet, hence the term, ploonet.