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Most college students lack scientific literacy: Study

January 8th, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 8 (ANI): A new study from Michigan State University has pointed out that most college students don't have the basic scientific literary skills to understand the causes and effects of ... Read more...

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NASA researchers discover arsenic-based life form on Earth

December 3rd, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): A new research has changed the fundamental knowledge about what comprises all known life on Earth.NASA researchers conducting tests in the harsh environment of Mono Lake in California ... Read more...

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Fish develop ‘mosquito nets’ for good sleep

November 18th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 18 (IANS) To avoid being constantly bitten by nocturnal predators and get a good night's sleep, fish develop their own "mosquito nets".Alexandra Grutter from University of Queensland Centre for Marine ... Read more...

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Fish create their own mosquito nets to get good night’s sleep: Study

November 17th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 17 (ANI): A new study by Australian researchers has revealed that fish have developed their own mosquito nets in a bid to get good night's sleep.Scientists from the University ... Read more...

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New fruit fly model to help scientists study human disease Charcot-Marie-Tooth

June 23rd, 2009 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 23 (ANI): Scientists in Belgium have created the first ever fly model that can help them unravel the molecular mechanism behind Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT)-a hereditary disorder of the peripheral nervous system-by ... Read more...

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