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Asteroid shows power to synthesise life’s essential chemicals


May 5th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 05 (ANI): Rocks from an asteroid, which fell to Earth on 28 September 1969 landing on the outskirts of the village of Murchison in Victoria, Australia, have been shown to ... Read more...

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Humans stink worse than other animals


February 24th, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): While we tend to think of other animals as smelling more unpleasantly than we do, a new study suggests that the truth may actually be the opposite.Strong body ... Read more...

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Food wrapper chemicals ‘causing blood contamination in humans’


November 9th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 9 (ANI): Chemicals used to line junk food wrappers and microwave popcorn bags are migrating into food and being ingested by people where they are contributing to chemical contamination observed ... Read more...

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Life on earth literally fell from space!


June 3rd, 2009 - 10:01 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 3 (IANS) Life on earth literally fell from space, according to new Canadian research. Analysis of a meteorite that fell from space on the frozen Tagish Lake in Canada in 2000 ... Read more...

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Novel key to unlock hundreds of new antibiotics identified


October 30th, 2008 - 6:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): Chemists at the University of Warwick and the John Innes Centre have uncovered a new signalling molecule, which can unlock hundreds of new antibiotics from the DNA ... Read more...

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Scientists discover cellular life in 2.7 billion-year-old Australian rocks


January 28th, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 28 (ANI): Researchers have used strong microscope techniques to identify signs of cellular life in 2.7 billion-year-old Australian stromatolites which are lumpy sedimentary rock formations.Bacteria that secrete calcium carbonate, or ... Read more...

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