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Mars data indicate carbon dioxide snowfall


September 12th, 2012 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Scientists have received the clearest evidence yet of carbon dioxide snowfalls on Mars based on data provided by NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO), NASA reported ... Read more...

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Scientists find comet that uses ‘dry ice as jet fuel’


November 11th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 11 (ANI): Experts at University of Maryland-led EPOXI mission found that Comet Hartley 2 uses dry ice as a 'jet fuel'.Images from the flyby show spectacular jets of gas and ... Read more...

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Ice On The Moon: One Step Closer To Life


March 3rd, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Mar 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chandrayaan-1, which was sent to the moon in 2008 in order to collect data about the surface of the satellite, had brought back data that showed ... Read more...

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Moss, Hurley evacuated after fundraiser fire scare


February 25th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0London, February 25 (ANI): Joely Richardson, Kate Moss and Elizabeth Hurley were rushed from the premises of a London Fashion Week event following a fire scare.Guests attending the evening ... Read more...

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Trees on Mars?


January 13th, 2010 - 6:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): A Mars probe has baffled NASA scientists by sending images of what look like trees on the red planet.The images show rows of dark conifer type trees emerging ... Read more...

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Scientists create first detailed maps of dry ice deposited in Martian polar regions


September 16th, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 16 (ANI): Scientists from the Tucson-based Planetary Science Institute have created the first detailed maps that show the amount of dry ice (solid carbon dioxide) deposited in the polar regions ... Read more...

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Indian scientists hope to make it rain


June 28th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) If it doesn't rain, it might still pour! That's what some Indian scientists are hoping to achieve with a national cloud seeding programme at a ... Read more...

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Container carrying swine flu virus explodes on Swiss train


April 28th, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Lausanne (Switzerland), April 28 (DPA) A container for transporting swine flu virus samples exploded on a Swiss train, authorities said Tuesday, but stressed that there was no danger to the public. The container, ... Read more...

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New ice provides an eco-friendly way for putting out fires


April 27th, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 27 (ANI): In a new research, scientists in Japan have reported the development of a new type of ice that may provide a more efficient, environmentally-friendly method for putting out ... Read more...

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Australian dad froze off ‘hated’ right leg


April 26th, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 26 (DPA) An Australian father-of-three who had "hated" his right leg for 25 years told Sunday how he plunged it in a bucket of dry ice for six hours so ... Read more...

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Jacko to enlist magician David Copperfield’s services at O2 shows


April 1st, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 1 (ANI): King of pop Michael Jackson has decided to enlist the services of magician David Copperfield for his O2 shows, in order to make them more spectacular.Copperfield, 52, ... Read more...

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Air India asked to pay Rs.26,000 to a passenger in damages


January 22nd, 2009 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Indore, Jan 22 (IANS) A Madhya Pradesh consumer forum has asked Air India to pay a compensation of Rs.25,000 to a passenger for not informing her about the precautions before using dry ... Read more...

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Beijing to stop rain from dampening Olympic opening


July 29th, 2008 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, July 29 (Xinhua) China has mobilised all its science and engineering capability, including satellite monitoring and cloud seeding, to prevent rain from spoiling the Olympic opening ceremony on Aug 8 as ... Read more...

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China will artificially change its weather if rain interrupts Beijing Olympics opening ceremony


July 16th, 2008 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 16 (ANI): A Chinese meteorology official has said that if bad weather threatens the opening ceremony of Beijings Olympic Games on August 8th, China has the capability to ... Read more...

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Amarnath shrine to have an artificial Shivlingam too


May 10th, 2008 - 12:41 am ICT by admin
Jammu, May 9 (IANS) When this year's Amarnath pilgrimage begins June 18, the pilgrims will have to pass by an artificial Shivlingam before paying obeisance at the natural one. "The pilgrims will ... Read more...

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‘Rain making’ bacteria present in atmosphere, snow


February 29th, 2008 - 4:02 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 29 (IANS) Bacteria, long associated with infection and illness in popular imagination, might also precipitate rain, besides affecting climate, agricultural output and even global warming. Brent Christner of Louisiana State ... Read more...

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Scientists find evidence of rain-making bacteria


February 29th, 2008 - 12:35 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 29 (ANI): Scientists have found the evidence of rain-making bacteria that are widely distributed in the atmosphere, which could factor heavily into the precipitation cycle, affecting climate, agricultural productivity and ... Read more...

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Cloud seeding process to make it a sunny day on opening ceremony of 2008 Olympics


February 3rd, 2008 - 7:15 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 3 (ANI): In an attempt to overcome any weather disturbances during the opening ceremony of the 2008 summer Olympics to be held in Beijing, researchers in China are planning to ... Read more...

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Cruise uses dry ice not magic to keep pizzas warm: Holmes


January 17th, 2008 - 4:14 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 17 (ANI): Katie Holmes has dismissed speculations that her husband Tom Cruise uses magic to keep pizza warm by revealing that the reason is the dry ice.Cruise would always deliver ... Read more...

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Large CO2 clouds on Mars cast dense shadow on surface


January 17th, 2008 - 12:35 pm ICT by admin
Paris, Jan 17 (ANI): Scientists have for the first time detected high-level clouds made up of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere of Mars, which are so large and dense that they ... Read more...

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Now, chill your warm beer cans within seconds!


November 14th, 2007 - 10:38 am ICT by admin
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