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Ultra low cost scanner reveals foetal defects


September 17th, 2012 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 16 (IANS) A hand-held scanner, costing as low as 40 pounds and of the size of a computer mouse, if plugged into any computer can reveal vital information ... Read more...

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British-era harvesting wells still working in Shimla


March 22nd, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 22 (IANS) Though the Himachal Pradesh government recently made it mandatory for buildings to have rainwater harvesting structures, the far-sighted British engineers adopted this technique in Shimla more ... Read more...

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Artificial intelligence could run spacecraft in future


February 13th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 13 (IANS) Scientists are designing spacecraft that can act by themselves and reason like human beings. It is a concept that had fatal consequences for astronauts in "2001: A ... Read more...

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Construction on Bloodhound ’supercar’ to begin this week


February 8th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 8 (ANI): British engineers will this week begin construction on what they hope will be the world's fastest car.Called Bloodhound, it's designed to reach a record-breaking 1,000mph.The British car will ... Read more...

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Brit engineers to put mobile phone in space later this year


January 24th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 24 (ANI): With an aim to see if the sophisticated capabilities in today's phones will function in the most challenging environment known, British engineers are planning to put a mobile ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Historical Chattabal weir in J-K restored


December 5th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Dec.5 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir government has planned to start water transport as the historical Chattabal weir has been restored in the valley."This is a humble effort of the incumbent ... Read more...

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Doctor Who’s trusted sonic screwdriver could become a real-life tool


December 5th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 5 (ANI): For all those fans of Doctor Who's who have dreamed of owning a sonic screwdriver of their own after watching their hero use the tool to get himself ... Read more...

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Soon, brain chip that could herald the end of paralysis


July 5th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 5 (ANI): British engineers are developing new technology that would soon allow paralysed patients to operate bionic limbs with the aid of implanted brain transmitters.The technology uses tiny microchips to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Engineers learn architectural techniques to design safer electrical systems


June 19th, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): British engineers are taking a novel route to design safer electrical systems for homes - they are learning from architecture. A doctoral project at the University of Leicester, ... Read more...

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Superman-like vision may soon be a reality


January 27th, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 27 (ANI): Your dream of having a Superman-like vision may soon be a reality, thanks to researchers who are working on developing X ray specs that would help you ... Read more...

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Engineers invent cement that can eat globe-warming CO2


January 1st, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 1 (ANI): Thanks to an innovation from British engineers, cement, a vast source of planet-warming carbon dioxide (CO2), could be transformed into a means of stripping the greenhouse gas ... Read more...

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British team building car to run at 1,600 km an hour


October 23rd, 2008 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 23 (IANS) A team of British engineers plans to build a car that will run at the speed of 1,600 km an hour, outracing a handgun bullet. The ambitious ... Read more...

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Worlds first 1,000mph car would be faster than a bullet


October 23rd, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 23 (ANI): British engineers have unveiled plans for the worlds first 1,000mph car, a vehicle designed not to break the world land speed record, but to shatter it.According to ... Read more...

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UK scientists develop faster imager for medical screening tests


February 13th, 2008 - 5:43 pm ICT by admin
Washington, February 13 (ANI): British engineers have created one of the worlds largest imagers, which may facilitate the production of more sensitive and faster images of the human body at a lower-cost ... Read more...

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