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Your body heat could power future devices


July 1st, 2012 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
New York, July 1 (IANS) A new way of powering gadgets using simply a person's own body heat has been developed by an American company that specialises in green power ... Read more...

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Get set for the comeback of satin!


February 26th, 2012 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) That shiny, silky, soft fabric is going to be the big thing next autumn-winter - yes, we're talking of satin. Get ready to embrace the ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Never wanted to exploit freedom given by my father: Tendulkar


June 19th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 19 (IANS) India's batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar has revealed that during his teenage days he resisted the temptation to skip practice to eat "vada pavs" but his ... Read more...

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Dairy colostrum ‘may be the key to Olympic success’


February 25th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): Scientists have found that bovine colostrum can massively reduce gut permeability, otherwise known as 'leaky gut syndrome'.Their findings could have positive implications not just for athletes but also ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Heart patients watch out, winter can be deadly


December 19th, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Anjali Ojha Gurgaon/New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) As the mercury dips, doctors warn that heart patients are at double the risk of suffering a cardiac attack as compared to summer.Though winters see ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Scientists introduce thermotherapy as a chemotherapy alternative


November 23rd, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 23 (ANI): A research team has introduced a new method to target and destroy cancerous cells.The cancer treatment uses hyperthermia to elevate the temperature of tumor cells, while keeping the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Use Neem to treat chicken pox the natural way


November 4th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 04 (ANI): A Chinese physician and a university microbiologist has suggested that a commonly grown herb known as neem (Azadirachta indica) can help in the recovery from chicken pox.While ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Rats cope with the cold just like humans


October 24th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): When winter arrives, Australian bush rats behave much the same as their larger, human counterparts, according to a new study.The study revealed that rats grow a thicker fur ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Losing Weight Can Cool Hot Flashes, Researchers Say


August 29th, 2010 - 7:15 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Women of late 40s and 50s often suffer from hot flashes, a symptom of the changing hormone levels that are considered to be characteristics of menopause. ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Hottest new fad chills to kill fat


August 2nd, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) The hottest new weight-loss method chills to kill the flab, instead of melting it with heat based lasers. Tests have shown that just one treatment is capable of destroying ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Software to measure emotions of Internet users


June 10th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 10 (IANS) While most people have gut reactions to websites, a group of scientists is developing software that can actually measure those emotions and more. Aude Dufresne, professor at ... Read more...

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Soon, software to measure emotional reactions to Web


June 10th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): Canadian scientists are developing new software that can measure emotional reactions to Web.Aude Dufresne, a professor at the University of Montreal Department Of Communications, led a team of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hot peppers may help trim waistline


April 28th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 28 (IANS) Hot peppers contain a substance called capsaicin that not only adds spice to our food but can actually cause our body to heat up. Evidence suggests that the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Peppers may help you get rid of love handles


April 28th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 28 (ANI): Love to have your food with extra pepper? Well, other than spicing up your taste buds, it will also help you lose those extra inches around the waist.Food ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Bra that expands with body heat, irons out crinkly cleavages to be unveiled in Paris


January 9th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 9 (ANI): A Dutch-designed anti-wrinkle bras that pump up or down with body temperature and smooth out crinkly cleavages as a woman sleeps are to be unveiled at this month's ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Researchers find way to stem fat production


January 8th, 2010 - 5:19 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, Jan 8 (DPA) Good news for those who seek to shed their holiday pounds: Researchers announced Thursday in Austria that they have found a way to suppress growth of fat cells. So ... Read more...

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George Clooney, Jennifer Lopez’s ‘Out Of Sight’ tops ‘Sexiest Films’ list


December 21st, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): 'Out Of Sight', starring George Clooney and Jennifer Lopez, has topped a new list of Sexiest Films.Clooney and Lopez's onscreen tryst in the sexy thriller landed the ... Read more...

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Soon, a camera that can capture your entire life


October 17th, 2009 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 17 (ANI): A UK-based firm will soon launch a camera that a person can wear as a pendant to record every moment of his or her life.Originally developed as the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Eat those nuts to stay healthy


October 6th, 2009 - 9:35 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) It's time to get rid of salted potato chips from your shelves and replace them with healthier nuts that will help you overcome hunger pangs and attain ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Flamingos stand on one leg to ‘preserve body heat’


September 19th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 19 (ANI): Ever wondered why flamingos are often seen standing on one leg? Well, scientists believe that the posture might be used by the birds to conserve body heat.Lead researcher ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

What is morgellons disease?


March 27th, 2009 - 10:03 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
Morgellons is a communicable syndrome that means a disease reaching pandemic status. This disease symptom is bizarre, people who have it tend to withdraw and become isolated from society. This syndrome ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Now, a ”robocop” to capture suspects


January 23rd, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 23 (ANI): Not sure that the security guards in your office would be able to protect you in case of an invasion? Well, then get ready for "robocop"a prototype ... Read more...

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Six common medical myths debunked


December 18th, 2008 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): Will eating at night make you fat? Does sugar make kids hyperactive? Do we lose most of our body heat through our head? Well, these are just ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Clooney, JLo starrer Out of Sight voted Sexiest Film Of All Time


December 8th, 2008 - 12:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 8 (ANI): Out of Sight has been named as the Sexiest Film Of All Time in a new poll.The 1998 thriller, starring George Clooney and Jennifer Lopez, topped a ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Clooney, JLo starrer Out Of Sight voted Sexiest Movies Ever


November 21st, 2008 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): George Clooney and Jennifer Lopez starrer Out Of Sight has been voted as the Sexiest Movies Ever in a new poll.The 1998 film pipped Cary Grant classic ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Students to keep ”Weetabix School warm


July 22nd, 2008 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 22 (ANI): Construction work has started on what is due to be the most sustainable school in Scotland.The 5.8 million pounds primary will cater for students at the currently ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Cars may soon come with exterior airbags to protect pedestrians


June 17th, 2008 - 12:25 am ICT by ANI
London, June 16 (ANI): A Toyota subsidiary is close to perfecting exterior airbags which, in the event of a collision with a pedestrian, will open at the front of the bonnet. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists develop brainwave-reading, battery-free headsets


April 19th, 2008 - 4:17 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 19 (ANI): A car that can respond to stressed users, new ways to interact with computer games, and techniques that can enable doctors to monitor patients at risk of ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Ukraine to charge Russian ship-owners for oil spill


March 19th, 2008 - 5:54 pm ICT by admin
RIA Novosti Somferopol (Ukraine), March 19 (RIA Novosti) Ukraine Wednesday said it plans to charge Russian ship-owners over $1 billion in damages for a November fuel oil spill in the Kerch Strait. Four ... Read more...

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Kathleen Turner dishes on Cage, Reynolds in autobiography


January 24th, 2008 - 5:47 pm ICT by admin
New York , Jan 24 (ANI): Kathleen Turner has revealed just what a nightmare it was working with co-stars like Nicolas Cage and Burt Reynolds.In her autobiography Send Yourselves Roses, the auburn-haired ... Read more...

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