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Novel computer model simulates brain’s ability to recognise speech

August 15th, 2009 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 15 (ANI): While it is difficult for computers to simulate the human brain when it comes to listening, scientists have developed a mathematical model that can significantly improve the automatic ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Patriotic’ sweets in high demand in Varanasi

August 14th, 2009 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi, Aug 14 (IANS) "Rashtriya burfi", "tiranga jalebis", "Jawahar laddus" and many such sweets are being offered by the sweet shops in this eternal city as Independence Day approaches. Sweets in the three ... Read more...

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British bulldog to lose its Churchillian jowl after breeding standards shake-up

January 14th, 2009 - 1:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 14 (ANI): The classic British bulldog is to lose its Churchillian jowl because of a change in breeding standards effected by the Kennel Club. The shake-up means that the ... Read more...

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164 Indians get EU scholarships

June 6th, 2008 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, June 6 (IANS) The European Union's Erasmus Mundus scholarships for the academic year 2008-09 have been given to 2,000 students and 450 teachers from outside Europe, of which 164 have been ... Read more...

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Parrot fossil found in Scandinavia

May 17th, 2008 - 3:28 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 17 (IANS) The discovery of a parrot fossil in Scandinavia dating back some 55 million years, indicates that they were once common in colder climes like Norway and Denmark. Parrots ... Read more...

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Heavy rainfall could trigger earthquakes in landscapes full of caves, channels

February 26th, 2008 - 4:04 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 26 (ANI): A new study has suggested that heavy downpours of rain could cause earthquakes in landscapes full of caves and channels by escalating pressure within underlying rock.It is already ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |