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Why is Mars red?


April 2nd, 2011 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 2 (ANI): Ever wondered why Mars is red? According to a scientist, about 180 million years ago, a planet-shattering yet naturally occurring nuclear reaction may have wiped out everything on ... Read more...

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Frozen piles of CO2 on Mars may trigger avalanches


October 30th, 2010 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): Images from NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter have revealed that mysterious gullies are forming on Mars as a result of frozen carbon dioxide that's piling up on Martian dunes.The ... Read more...

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More sandstorms to hit China: Official


March 23rd, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 23 (IANS) Eight to 10 more sandstorms are expected to hit north China in April and May as a result of the frequent spells of cold during spring, China's Meteorological ... Read more...

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Plants can respond to the past


December 23rd, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 23 (ANI): In a new research, scientists at the University of Michigan, US, have found that plants can respond to the past.Emily Farrer, Deborah Goldberg, and Aaron King modeled four ... Read more...

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Bumpy roads may soon be history


July 8th, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 8 (ANI): Bumpy roads may soon be history, with an international team of researchers gaining fresh insights into the ripples on loose surfaces-sand or gravel or snow-that make driving a ... Read more...

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