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Protein that protects cancer cells from chemo, radiation therapy found


March 25th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 25 (ANI): Researchers have identified a protein that enables the activation of a DNA-repair enzyme that protects cancer cells from catastrophic damage caused by chemo and radiation therapy.This protein, ... Read more...

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Cyber weapon Stuxnet targeted for Iran, but can be turned on US: Experts


February 1st, 2011 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb.1 (ANI): The world's most powerful cyber weapon may have been originally designed to attack Iran's nuclear program, but it could also be manipulated the cause catastrophic damage to any ... Read more...

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Blu Homes To Fight Hurricane Blues


September 27th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez, Sep 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Hurricane season is here and as expected tension and fear is high among the people living in Hurricane prone zones. The people though have finally ... Read more...

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Hurricane Earl Keeps Met Officials On Tenterhooks After Gaining Strength


August 31st, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, Aug 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hurricane Earl has gained strength and turned into a category 4 hurricane a development that has kept the weather officials on their toes. They ... Read more...

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Major Earthquake Punches South Pacific


May 28th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 28, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Seismologists have declared that a shallow 7.2 earthquake has pummeled off the picturesque Vanuatu. This had generated a warning by America of the arrival of ... Read more...

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Nanowires to give computers “racetrack memory”


February 24th, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 24 (ANI): A US researcher has determined that nanowires could be used to give "racetrack memory" to computers, namely, significantly boosting conventional RAM, resulting in computers that are ready the ... Read more...

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Help pours in after Haiti’s capital is devastated by powerful earthquake


January 13th, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by BNO News
PORT-AU-PRINCE (BNO NEWS) -- Most of Haiti's capital was destroyed in a powerful earthquake that struck just miles away from the city, killing an unknown number of people and creating a small ... Read more...

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Haiti’s capital devastated by powerful earthquake


January 13th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by BNO News
PORT-AU-PRINCE (BNO NEWS) -- Most of Haiti's capital was destroyed in a powerful earthquake that struck just miles away from the city, killing an unknown number of people and creating a ... Read more...

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Thousands feared dead as massive earthquake destroys Haiti’s capital


January 13th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by BNO News
PORT-AU-PRINCE (BNO NEWS) -- Thousands of people are feared dead following a powerful earthquake that struck near Haiti's capital on Tuesday, destroying scores of buildings and creating a small tsunami that ... Read more...

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Powerful earthquake on Haiti reportedly causes major damage


January 13th, 2010 - 6:38 am ICT by BNO News
HAITI (BNO NEWS) -- A powerful earthquake struck near Haiti's capital on Tuesday, prompting a tsunami watch for nearby coasts, officials said. Reports of catastrophic damage are coming in.The earthquake happened ... Read more...

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Architects unveil ‘Brad Pitt’s’ floating house that can fight floods effectively


October 17th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 17 (ANI): Architects have unveiled the first floating house permitted in the United States for actor Brad Pitt's 'Make It Right Foundation' in New Orleans, which is designed to ... Read more...

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Australia plans to kill 650,000 camels


August 9th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra (Australia), Aug.9 (ANI): Australian Government officials plan to wipe out 650,000 camels in the remote Outback area of the country.A Sky News report has said that marksmen are being roped ... Read more...

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Japan mistakenly issues earthquake and tsunami alert


May 20th, 2009 - 12:07 pm ICT by admin
Tokyo, JAPAN (BNO NEWS) – A Japanese government agency mistakenly issued an earthquake alert to residents and media organizations on Wednesday, briefly sparking confusion.It started when the Japan Meteorological Agency issued ... Read more...

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How removing cats devastated a World Heritage island in Australia


January 13th, 2009 - 4:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): Ecologists have revealed that removing cats, which were considered an invasive species in the sub-Antarctic Macquarie Island in Australia, a World Heritage Site, has caused environmental devastation ... Read more...

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Pak nuke facilities secure from attack, says US think tank


April 6th, 2008 - 5:24 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr.6 (ANI): The Henry L. Stimson Centre, a Washington-based think tank, has said Pakistan s nuclear installations and radiation facilities are secure from attack, and any such attempt would be ... Read more...

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