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‘Living’ microbot to detect diseases in future


March 30th, 2012 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 30 (IANS) Scientists are developing a tiny bot prototype that can act like a living organism to identify diseases within the human body.Called Cyberplasm, it will combine advanced ... Read more...

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A card for medical emergencies


June 9th, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 9 (IANS) It looks like a credit card and slips into a wallet or purse with ease, but it could mean the difference between life and death in ... Read more...

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Soon: High tech, low cost machines to improve election voting process


May 27th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 27 (ANI): Ballot boxes and manual vote counting may soon be history, as computer scientists are building a new high tech but low cost system to improve the voting process ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Motorists spend six months of their lives in traffic jams


April 2nd, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 2 (ANI): An average motorist spends six months of his or her life in traffic jams, a new UK study has found.The research, which was funded by the Engineering and ... Read more...

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Innovative cardiac scanner for early diagnosis of heart conditions


January 29th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 29 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Leeds are designing a new cardiac scanner that will allow earlier diagnosis of heart conditions.The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) is ... Read more...

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Scientists aim to slow down light to the speed of a bicycle


September 10th, 2009 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 10 (ANI): In a new research, researchers are working to slow down light to the speed of a bicycle, along with other scientific aims.The speed of light, 300 million metres ... Read more...

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Wings that direct air to waggle sideways could cut airline fuel bills by 20 per cent


June 3rd, 2009 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, June 3 (ANI): Researchers in the UK have found that wings which direct air to waggle sideways could cut airline fuel bills by 20 per cent.According to a report in www.news.com.au, ... Read more...

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Scientists edge closer to green ACs, fridges


May 16th, 2009 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
London, May 16 (IANS) Scientists are closer to making eco-friendly 'magnetic' fridges and air conditioning systems a reality. Magnetic refrigeration technology could provide a 'green' alternative to traditionalenergy-guzzling gas-compression fridges and ... Read more...

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Soon, a virtual reality device that lets you see, hear, smell, taste and touch


March 5th, 2009 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 5 (ANI): Scientists are developing a virtual reality device that stimulates simultaneously all five senses of sight, hearing, smell, taste, and, touch, with a high degree of realism.The ... Read more...

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X-ray eyes help early diagnosis of Parkinson’s


February 23rd, 2009 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (IANS) Four million people worldwide are suffering from Parkinson's disease, a complex condition that varies greatly among individuals. Understanding the brain chemistry that leads to the onset of Parkinson's ... Read more...

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CCTV cameras that can hear sounds on the anvil


June 25th, 2008 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 25 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Portsmouth are trying to update artificial intelligence software used by CCTV cameras to provide them with the ability to hear sounds like ... Read more...

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New antennae may signal a ‘new wave’ in health care provision


May 15th, 2008 - 4:02 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 15 (ANI): Soon, doctors will be able to monitor illnesses and injuries remotely through compact, wireless and power efficient body sensors, thanks to scientists at Queens University Belfast (QUB), ... Read more...

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Biological cements to repair ‘burst fractures’ of the spine on the anvil


November 14th, 2007 - 3:01 am ICT by admin
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Carbon monoxide may actually save lives and boost health in future


November 14th, 2007 - 2:19 am ICT by admin
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