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‘Changing plate’s colour helps you shed weight’

June 17th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 17 (IANS) Scientists have suggested an easy way out for those who want to shed pounds. They should simply change the colour of their plates. People tend to ... Read more...

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Indian platter goes casual; eateries reap bounty

October 23rd, 2011 - 2:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) A large helping of green Tex Mex salad, a handful of tangy olives, chives, noodle, kadhai paneer, potato augratin and naan: the Indian dinner plate ... Read more...

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Most Aussies failed to lose weight in 2010 due to bad advice

January 23rd, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 23 (ANI): One in two Australians tired to shed some extra kilos in 2010, but failed because of bad advice, suggests a new research.Australia's Healthy Weight Week Report surveyed more ... Read more...

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Eating ‘nutritious’ bugs may ease world’s food crisis: Dutch scientist

December 24th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 24 (ANI): How about having bugs on your dinner plate? Well, it may sound disgusting but the world's food crisis could be eased if Westerners included insects in their diet ... Read more...

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Dr. Roger Musson Warns That Britain Is Overdue For A Major Earthquake

September 17th, 2010 - 7:53 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Sep 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Nature has its own whims and fancies. Sometimes it nurtures you, sometimes it becomes violent. Seismologist Dr Roger Musson said that a killer earthquake could hit ... Read more...

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Hen rearing puppies like they’re her own

March 4th, 2010 - 7:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 4 (ANI): A hen is said to have adopted a litter of puppies and is treating the pups like they are her own.Mabel, a one-year-old hen, took a shine to ... Read more...

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Huge spiders and anti-freeze fish discovered in depths of Antarctic’s seas

February 19th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Edinburgh, Feb 19 (ANI): The Census of Antarctic Marine Life has revealed the variety of bizarre creatures lurking in the depths of the Antarctic seas, including spiders the size of dinner plates ... Read more...

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How to stop harmful growth of fungi on plants and animals

December 23rd, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 23 (ANI): If a new research is anything to go by, then scientists are closer to understanding how mold, mildew and other fungi grow, which would help scientists learn how ... Read more...

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Meet the Brit woman who is scared of veggies!

November 9th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 09 (ANI): A 22-year-old British student suffers from an unusual problem - she fears vegetables.Vicki Larrieux, from Portsmouth, gets panic stricken even if she sees a pea or sprout.The fear ... Read more...

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Plate-sized spider, among other new species, found in Mekong

December 15th, 2008 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Dec 15 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a plate-sized spider, along with a host of new species in The Greater Mekong, a remote wildlife hotspot in Asia.The Greater Mekong comprises 600,000 ... Read more...

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