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Scientists in Singapore shrink Playboy centerfold to the width of a human hair


August 16th, 2012 - 9:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Singapore, Aug 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists in Singapore have come up with a device that has shrunk the playboy picture to the size of a human hair. The researchers printed a picture ... Read more...

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Scientists in Singapore shrink Playboy centerfold to width of human hair


August 15th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Singapore Aug 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In Singapore, a scientist shrunk a playboy centre fold photograph to a width of human hair. The photo was printed out and when it came out it ... Read more...

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Sensor ‘could protect first responders against chemical hazards’


May 2nd, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): A team of researchers have suggested that a new kind of sensor could warn emergency workers when carbon filters in the respirators they wear to avoid inhaling toxic ... Read more...

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Now, ‘artificial nose’ to sniff out bacterial infections!


April 28th, 2011 - 3:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 28 (ANI): Scientists have developed an artificial 'nose' that can diagnose bacterial infections in only a few hours.The artificial nose is an array of 36 cross-reactive pigment dots that change ... Read more...

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Dancing bird turns the forest into its own personal disco


December 16th, 2010 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): By displaying dramatic flashes of colour with its feathers, male bird of paradise Lawes' parotia turns the forest into its own personal disco, according to a new study.The ... Read more...

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New approach to make better artificial nose developed


August 21st, 2010 - 3:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 21 (ANI): By using fluorescent compounds and DNA, Stanford scientists have developed a new approach to building an "artificial nose", which, according to them could accelerate the use of sniffing ... Read more...

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‘Nose-like’ technology may allow cellphones to map airborne toxins in real time


May 14th, 2010 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 14 (ANI): A tiny silicon chip that works a bit like a nose may one day detect dangerous airborne chemicals and alert emergency responders through the cell phone network."Cell phones ... Read more...

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‘Nude’ hospital gowns could help docs better spot hard-to-see symptoms


April 30th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): Changing the color of hospital gowns and bed sheets to match a patient's skin color could greatly enhance the ability of a doctor or nurse to detect cyanosis ... Read more...

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Human-like ‘E-tongue’ created


September 2nd, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 2 (ANI): Scientists have created an "electronic tongue" that can digitally measure the taste of sweetness.Under the leadership of Kenneth Suslick, a chemistry professor at the University of Illinois ... Read more...

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Indian-origin researcher provides tips to protect skin from winter itch


November 2nd, 2008 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 2 (ANI): Winter not only changes individuals mood but also brings along winter itch a visible effect that leaves skin dry and flaky. Now, an Indian-origin researcher has provided ... Read more...

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Chameleons can fine-tune camouflage to visual systems of predators


May 21st, 2008 - 2:34 pm ICT by admin
London, May 21 (ANI): A new study has determined that chameleons have the ability to fine-tune their color changes to the visual systems of specific predators.According to a report in New ... Read more...

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