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Shark inspired paint can cut down aviation costs

May 21st, 2010 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 21 (IANS) An innovative paint, inspired by shark scales, can reduce fuel consumption in airplanes and ships by minimising resistance in water or air. The scales of fast-swimming sharks have ... Read more...

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New sharkskin paint to lower planes’ fuel costs

May 21st, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 20 (ANI): German scientists have taken inspiration from sharkskin to develop a paint for airplanes and ships that not only lowers fuel costs but also brings down CO2 emissions.Scientists know ... Read more...

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Talks with Hamas on prisoner swap failed: Israel

March 17th, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, March 17 (DPA) Negotiations on a last-minute prisoner exchange between Hamas and the outgoing Israeli government have broken down, Israel announced Tuesday. Outgoing Israeli premier Ehud Olmert, who has held intense, Egyptian-mediated ... Read more...

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