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Brazilian warplanes’ flyby shatters windows


July 3rd, 2012 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
Brasilia, July 3 (IANS/EFE) A flyby staged over the weekend by Brazilian warplanes during a flag ceremony in Brasilia shattered windows in several public buildings, including the Supreme Court, the ... Read more...

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Dying star coughs out dust cloud`


January 17th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 17 (IANS) Astronomers on the look out for black holes have stumbled on a star that was fading with a whimper rather than a bang. Astronomers first spotted the supernova ... Read more...

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Over 3,000 survivors of WTC attacks experience PTSD


January 8th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 08 (ANI): Researchers have found that of the 3,271 civilians who evacuated the World Trade Center (WTC) towers, 95.6 pc of survivors reported at least one current posttraumatic stress symptom ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

9/11 workers lost ability to smell, detect irritants: Study


May 19th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 19 (ANI): A study has found that workers exposed to the complex mixture of toxic airborne chemicals following the 9/11 disaster had a decreased ability to detect odours and irritants ... Read more...

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WTC workers suffer from lasting sensory loss


May 18th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 18 (IANS) Workers exposed to the complex mixture of toxic airborne chemicals at the razed World Trade Centre (WTC) had a decreased ability to detect odours and irritants even two ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Walt Disney’s Animation Films Comes Under Scanner


May 3rd, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar May 3, (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to reports, an online media source has reportedly come up with some scenes from different Walt Disney animation movies in which it claims that outrageous ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Volcanic Ash: Stranded Passengers Get Good News


April 19th, 2010 - 11:01 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Apr 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Germany has just released an announcement saying they will grant an exception for it's Lufthansa to fly 50 long haul planes which will take about 15,000 ... Read more...

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Reason for zodiac glow in the eastern night sky identified


April 16th, 2010 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 16 (ANI): Scientists have finally succeeded in identifying the source of zodiac glow in the eastern night sky.First explained by Joshua Childrey in 1661 as sunlight scattered in our direction ... Read more...

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9/11 rescuers suffer permanent lung damage


April 9th, 2010 - 6:13 am ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) A new study has revealed that the rescue workers who operated in the aftermath of the 9/11 terror attacks in New York have suffered lasting lung damage after ... Read more...

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People exposed to World Trade Center dust, fumes may still have headaches


February 11th, 2010 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): A study has found that people who were exposed to dust, fumes during the collapse of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001 still frequently report having ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

US discretely allowed Pak to choose targets to silence drone attack hoopla


November 2nd, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov. 2 (ANI): In a bid to calm down the hullabaloo in Islamabad over the drone attacks, the US discreetly allowed Pakistan to choose some of its own targets using ... Read more...

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US rocket ready to crash into moon


October 9th, 2009 - 8:28 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 9 (DPA) A US rocket is to crash into the moon Friday in an experiment scientists hope will provide data about ice hidden in the perpetually dark lunar craters. Astronomers ... Read more...

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Astronomers spot double-layered dust disk orbiting distant star


September 25th, 2009 - 4:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 25 (ANI): By linking the twin, 10-meter telescopes in Hawaii, astronomers at the W. M. Keck Observatory discovered an extended, double-layered dust disk orbiting 51 Ophiuchi, a star that is ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Dust storm blankets Sydney


September 23rd, 2009 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 23 (IANS) Residents in this Australian city woke up Wednesday to an eerie red haze, said to be the worst in the past 70 years, causing commuter chaos and cancellation ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Milky Way’s centre tastes like raspberries and smells of rum


April 21st, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 21 (ANI): If a long term research by astronomers is anything to go by, then the centre of our of galaxy tastes like raspberries and smells of rum.According to a ... Read more...

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Astronomers used infrared filters to get a clean view of black hole disks


July 24th, 2008 - 1:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 24 (ANI): Astronomers have used a infrared filter with large telescopes to get a clean view of the scattered light coming from the disks surrounding black holes.Supermassive black holes ... Read more...

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Circumstellar disk with telltale signs of planet formation discovered


March 27th, 2008 - 1:53 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 27 (ANI): Astrophysicists have observed a circumstellar disk around the star AB Aurigae, which displays telltale signs of planet formation.The research that led to the finding was carried ... Read more...

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NASAs spacecraft discovers rings around Saturns moon Rhea


March 7th, 2008 - 1:37 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 7 (ANI): NASA's Cassini spacecraft has found evidence of a broad debris disk and at least one ring orbiting Rhea - Saturns second largest moon, which makes this the first ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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