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Moon dust could be toxic to humans


July 15th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 15 (IANS) A layer of thick, ultrafine dust on lunar surface could prove toxic for humans, increasing the risk of various cancers, similar to breathing asbestos and volcanic ... Read more...

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Hot springs on Mars may have nourished life


November 4th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 4 (IANS) Warm water mingled with rocks under the Martian surface for eons and may have been the likeliest places where life flourished on the Red Planet."If surface ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hyundai to expand capacity in India


October 18th, 2011 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 17 (IANS) India's second largest car maker Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) will be expanding its capacity by 40,000 units next year while waiting for clarity on fuel ... Read more...

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Single drug may fight HIV, multiple viral ailments


August 11th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 11 (IANS) Scientists may have stumbled on a panacea that has eluded humankind for eons -- one which could knock out the common cold, flu, HIV and almost ... Read more...

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Most detailed 3D map of universe unveiled


May 4th, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 4 (IANS) It is being touted as the biggest and the most detailed ever 3D map of the universe - a journey going back 11 billion years. Scientists ... Read more...

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Media exposure rocked mining boat in Niyamgiri: Filmmaker


November 26th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Mayabhushan Nagvenkar Panaji, Nov 26 (IANS) International media exposure acts like oxygen and helps to optimise the effect of people's agitations against rampaging multinational corporations, according to a leading Indian documentary filmmaker. ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Charlie Sheen’s mystery woman hid porn star job from dad


October 28th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct 28 (ANI): Charlie Sheen's mystery woman Capri Anderson has given her father a double shock - with the hotel incident and the porn star job.According to TMZ.com, Anderson, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

SRK wanted moustachioed look when younger


June 4th, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who sports a clean-shaven look, says he wanted to grow a moustache during his younger years. "I remember in my younger days... ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

New explanation for sex differences in jealousy


January 27th, 2010 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 27 (ANI): While it has been noted that women cannot digest emotional infidelity and men fail to accept sexual infidelity, new research has suggested that this difference in jealousy goes ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Manmohan Singh, the frequent flier (Capital Buzz)


December 20th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) For a person who has not taken a personal holiday in eons, Manmohan Singh will certainly go down in the annals of history as one ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Scientists find ‘ultra-primitive’ particles in comet dust


November 3rd, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 3 (ANI): In a new study, samples of comet dust collected by high-flying aircraft in the upper atmosphere have yielded an unexpectedly rich trove of relicts from the ancient cosmos.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

“2012″: Following On The Footsteps Of The Mayan Predictions


October 2nd, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, California, Oct 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) During last night's running of the "Grey's Anatomy" as an added bonus, viewers were given a sneak peak in to the upcoming movie ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Fern Canyon and its spectacular beauty


April 24th, 2009 - 10:58 pm ICT by GD
If you have been to Fern canyon then you will surely realize what a great place it is for hiking and othe related adventure sports. Fern Canyon is a very steep and ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

3 billion-yr-old microcrystals provide new record of planetary evolution


March 4th, 2008 - 1:14 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 4 (ANI): An international research team has discovered three-billion-year-old zircon microcrystals in northern Ontario in Canada, which are proving to be a new record of the processes that form continents ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Earth could be right in firing line when dying star eventually explodes


March 3rd, 2008 - 3:38 pm ICT by admin
Canberra, March 3 (ANI): A new study has indicated that Earth could face a burst of gamma-ray radiation from a dying star located in the constellation Sagittarius, any time between now and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Oldest fossils of horseshoe crab discovered in Canada


January 29th, 2008 - 5:31 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): The origin of the horseshoe crab has been pushed back by at least 100 million years with the discovery of two nearly complete fossil specimens in Canada.According to ... Read more...

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Scientists melt million year old ice in search for ancient microbes


November 27th, 2007 - 3:04 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): Scientists have melted ice dating back to a million year from an ancient lake two miles beneath the frozen surface of Antarctica, in search of microorganisms. The research ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Previously unseen belt of moonlets discovered in Saturn’s outermost ‘A’ ring


November 14th, 2007 - 2:48 am ICT by admin
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Mystery behind moon’s elongated orbit solved


November 14th, 2007 - 2:06 am ICT by admin
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