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German submarine lost during WWI found off Dutch coast

March 16th, 2011 - 3:50 pm ICT by BNO News
AMSTERDAM/BERLIN (BNO NEWS) -- The Dutch Navy has discovered a German submarine which was lost along with its more than 40 crew members during World War One, the Dutch Ministry of Defense ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Energy from car brakes could cut fuel consumption

February 8th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 8 (IANS) Every time the brake is applied in a car, energy is generated. Though the energy is not used, new research shows that it is perfectly possible to save ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Air hybrid vehicles could halve fuel consumption in future

February 8th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 8 (ANI): Researchers in Sweden are exploring air hybrid automobiles as possible alternatives to electric hybrid cars, claiming they could halve fuel consumption by using the energy generated from vehicle ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indian scientist duo design compressed air powered bike engine

June 23rd, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 23 (ANI): Two Indian scientists have broken new ground by conceptually designing a new, cleaner motorcycle engine which is powered by compressed air.The engine uses compressed air to turn a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

The list of 10 bizarre things that students leave behind

June 25th, 2009 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 25 (ANI): A list of bizarre things that British students leave behind in their rooms includes snakes and white rabbits among other things. The audit carried out by British student accommodation ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Now, a motorbike, which runs on air-pressure!

May 13th, 2009 - 7:10 pm ICT by ANI
By Karan KapoorLudihana, May 13 (ANI): A group of engineering students in Ludhiana has developed an eco-friendly motorbike which runs on air-pressure and doesn't require fuel. The 100cc bike equipped with ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Now, an ‘elegant’ robotic hand that can gently grasp a raw egg

May 6th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 6 (ANI): Undergraduate students at Virginia Tech's Robotics and Mechanisms Laboratory have made a robotic hand that can gently grasp a raw egg as successfully as the machine holds ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

TATA buys rights to make air-powered cars for Indian market

November 5th, 2008 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 5 (ANI): A US based company is developing a vehicles that would require nothing but air to run on the roads, with Indian carmaker TATA already buying the rights ... Read more...

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