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Women outlive genetically ‘disposable’ men


October 26th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 26 (IANS) In the ultimate battle of the sexes, women usually win.Now scientists have come up with a theory to explain why woman live longer than men: men are more ... Read more...

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New study challenges Clovis comet catastrophe theory


September 30th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 30 (ANI): The controversial theory that an ancient comet impact devastated the Clovis people, one of the earliest known cultures to inhabit North America, has been challenged by a new ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Top ten dinosaur and fossil finds of 2009


December 23rd, 2009 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 23 (ANI): An article in the National Geographic News has listed the top ten dinosaur and fossil finds of the year 2009.At number 10 is a study that found ... Read more...

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No evidence of comet explosion over North America 13,000 years ago


October 13th, 2009 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 13 (ANI): An independent study has cast more doubt on a controversial theory that a comet exploded over icy North America nearly 13,000 years ago, wiping out the Clovis people ... Read more...

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A third of all known dinosaur species may have never existed


October 10th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 10 (ANI): New analyses have suggested that a third of all known dinosaur species may have never existed in the first place.According to a report in National Geographic ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Earth’s gravity may drop slightly on July 22 during total solar eclipse


July 20th, 2009 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 20 (ANI): A team of Chinese scientists is planning to conduct a once-in-a-century experiment on July 22, the day of the total solar eclipse, which would test the controversial theory ... Read more...

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Study opposes current drug treatment for asthma management


January 27th, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 27 (ANI): A study from the University of Houston in the United States supports a controversial theory that opposes medicines that are presently in use for asthma management. Research leader ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Chemical treatment gave Stradivarius and Guarneri violins unique sound


January 23rd, 2009 - 11:58 am ICT by ANI
Washington, January 23 (ANI): A controversial theory that Stradivarius and Guarneri violins obtained their unique sound due to the chemicals used on the instruments, not merely the wood and the construction, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

NASAs early warning system would predict quakes 2 weeks in advance


June 11th, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 11 (ANI): NASA is collaborating with a UK company in developing an early warning system for earthquakes, which would be able to predict major quakes two weeks in advance.According ... Read more...

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Americas oldest carbon-dated relics could rewrite the nation’s history


June 9th, 2008 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9 (ANI): An archaeological dig at Allendale County in the US has uncovered the oldest carbon-dated relics ever found in North America, at 50,000 and 51,000 years old, which ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Genetic relatedness is really the key behind altruism in social insects


May 31st, 2008 - 5:08 pm ICT by admin
London, May 31 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Leeds have reignited the contentious debate about why hundreds of species of insects and other animals evolved altruistic behaviour to put the ... Read more...

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Comets might have caused ancient American extinctions 13,000 years ago


May 7th, 2008 - 11:44 am ICT by admin
Washington, May 7 (ANI): Scientists have come up with a controversial theory which suggests that huge comet impacts wiped out North Americas large mammals 13,000 years ago.According to a report in ... Read more...

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Pyramids may have been cast in place from concrete


April 4th, 2008 - 2:24 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 4 (ANI): Researchers are exploring a new controversial theory, which suggests that the great pyramids of Giza may have been cast in place from concrete, rather than quarried and ... Read more...

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Ancient bison bones supports theory about Ice Age seafarers being first in Americas


March 25th, 2008 - 4:18 pm ICT by admin
Ottawa, March 25 (ANI): A series of discoveries of ancient bison bones in Canada and the US have fuelled speculations among researchers that the first settlers in the New World arrived ... Read more...

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