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Bad breath, fart sniffer to hunt for life on Mars!


September 17th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 17 (ANI): If at all there's life on Mars, we are more likely to smell it before we see it. A new study has suggested that a chemical involved in ... Read more...

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Titan lake-levels change due to Earth-like seasonal evaporation


July 16th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 16 (ANI): The water level of lakes on Earth rises and falls with the seasons and with longer-term climate changes, as precipitation, evaporation, and runoff add and remove liquid. Now ... Read more...

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Is Saturn’s moon Titan home to some kind of exotic life form?


June 4th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 4 (ANI): Complex chemical activity on the surface of Saturn's moon Titan has baffled scientists. While some think it's non-biological chemistry, others believe there might exist some primitive, exotic form ... Read more...

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Is there more oil deep within the earth?


July 27th, 2009 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 27 (IANS) Scientists have found that petroleum can be formed under the very high pressure and temperature conditions found deep within the earth. The finding potentially multiplies underground oil deposits ... Read more...

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Scientists find evidence of hydrocarbons in Earth’s upper mantle


July 27th, 2009 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 27 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have found for the first time that ethane and heavier hydrocarbons can be synthesized under the pressure-temperature conditions of the upper mantle of ... Read more...

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Biphosphonates may prevent radiation-induced leukaemia


April 20th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 20 (ANI): A new study has revealed that treatment with biphosphonates could prevent radiation-induced leukaemia.Lead researcher Dr Alexandra Miller, a senior scientist at the Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute, said ... Read more...

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Sun-powered device converts CO2 into fuel


February 19th, 2009 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 19 (ANI): A team of scientists has developed a device that houses an array of nanotubes, that is able to convert a mixture of carbon dioxide and water vapour ... Read more...

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Scientists use bacteria to find oil, natural gas


August 12th, 2008 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 12 (IANS) Vengannapalli, a nondescript village in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh, may be sitting on a reservoir of gas or oil, say scientists who have been able to make ... Read more...

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Beijing transport services on high alert ahead of Olympics


July 22nd, 2008 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, July 22 (Xinhua) China has put on high alert air, rail and long-distance bus services in the capital as the Olympic Games approach. Armed police with sniffer dogs began round the ... Read more...

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Scientists crack genetic coding of the pea plant


February 26th, 2008 - 12:46 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): For the first time, scientists have given a proper insight into the DNA of the pea, by unravelling its genetic coding.Researchers from the INRA Plant Genomics Research Unit ... Read more...

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