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Canada is bracing up for Hurricane Maria


September 16th, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Ottawa, Sept 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Canada is bracing for the strike of Hurricane Maria on Friday. The country’s weather forecasters issued an alert on Friday. In the warning which was contained in ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Greenhouse emissions led to increase in extreme rains, says study


February 17th, 2011 - 1:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 17 (ANI): A new study has revealed that high greenhouse gas emissions have contributed to increase in extreme rain events seen in North America over the second half of the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Air pollution likely to trigger appendicitis in adults


October 7th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 7 (IANS) Air pollution may also trigger appendicitis in adults, warns a new study. The study, conducted by researchers at the Universities of Calgary, Toronto and Health Canada, looked at ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Air pollution could trigger appendicitis


October 6th, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 6 (ANI): Air pollution may trigger appendicitis in adults, says a new study published in Canadian Medical Association Journal.The study, conducted by researchers at the University of Calgary, University of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Anti-infectives seep into world’s waterways, endangers aquatic microbiota


June 10th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): An investigation has revealed that antibiotics, antimicrobials and antifungals are seeping into the waterways of North America, Europe and East Asia, which might have detrimental effects on aquatic ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Air pollution linked to increased appendicitis risk


October 7th, 2008 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): High levels of air pollution may increase the risk of appendicitis, finds a new study. The research has been presented at the 73rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Chemical isotope analysis reconstructs last months of cougars life


August 11th, 2008 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 11 (ANI): A new study has enabled to reconstruct the last months of a cougars life by analyzing the chemical isotopes in its claw, a technique that could help ... Read more...

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Global warming has made Arctic wetter and snowier


April 26th, 2008 - 12:28 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 26 (ANI): A new study has suggested that in addition to the Arctic heating up faster than almost anywhere else on the planet, it has also become wetter and ... Read more...

Posted in National |

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