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U.S. Air Force plans to make rocket that can fly back to its base

May 19th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 19 (ANI): The U.S. Air Force is making a prototype reusable rocket that can fly itself back to the launch site.The Air Force Research Laboratory plans to invest 33-million ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Look up the meaning of your name on Urban Dictionary

February 5th, 2010 - 11:57 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Feb 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest craze sweeping the Facebook users is It defines the slang usages of words, and names that actually mean quite something else. The ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

Fewer TVs, high-fat foods at home help in weight maintenance

October 25th, 2009 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): When it comes to maintaining a healthy weight after shedding extra pounds, predictable factors like exercise and control over eating play a role, but so do factors at ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Satellites the size of a loaf of bread to study space weather

October 2nd, 2008 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 2 (ANI): Researchers and students from the University of Michigan in the US will design and build a satellite about the size of a loaf of bread, which will ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Now, beer made from 45 million year old yeast

September 25th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, September 25 (ANI): A tiny colony of yeast trapped inside a Lebanese weevil covered in ancient Burmese amber for up to 45 million years, has been brought back to life ... Read more...

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