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Dolphins can imitate other dolphins blindfolded


January 21st, 2011 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 21 (IANS) A dolphin can detect and imitate the fin splashes, swimming movements and other behaviour of fellow dolphins, even when blindfolded.Kelly Jaakkola at the non-profit Dolphin Research Centre in ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Do blindfolded dolphins use ’sixth sense’ to imitate each other?


January 21st, 2011 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): A new study has found that a blindfolded dolphin can imitate movements of other dolphins, almost as if it has a sixth sense.According to Dr. Kelly Jaakkola at ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

BP places ‘top cap’ over leak


June 6th, 2010 - 7:04 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 6 (DPA) Oil giant BP has succeeded in placing a containment cap over the ruptured well head that is gushing oil into the Gulf of Mexico, but was working ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Oil Is Still Spilling In The Gulf Of Mexico, BP Says It Collects 5000 Barrels Everyday


May 21st, 2010 - 5:55 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Gulf of Mexico, May 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) BP released a statement on Thursday saying that it was still trying to collect the oil leaking from an oil rig near the ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Florida Keys tar balls not linked to BP oil leak


May 19th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by BNO News
KEY WEST, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- According to Coast Guard Marine Safety Laboratory tests, the tar balls discovered on Florida Keys shoreline on Tuesday were not from the Deepwater Horizon oil ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

BP oil leak reaches the shores of Florida Keys


May 19th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida Keys, May 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tar balls from the BP oil spill have been spotted in Florida Keys, and that has aggravated the fears of the environmentalists. It has finally ... Read more...

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BP Vows To Permanently Cap Gulf Oil Spill


May 19th, 2010 - 1:15 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Monday, BP announced that they plan to siphon at least half of the oil which is spewing into the Gulf of Mexico and that they are ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Mark Sanford back with his Argentinean mistress Maria Belen Chapur


May 13th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Florida, May 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford doesn’t seem the sort of a person who learns from his mistakes. Last year there was such a big hue and ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Mark Sanford Met With Mistress Maria Belen Chapur Recently


May 13th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Columbia, May 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Wednesday, South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford mentioned obliquely that he was with Argentinean model Maria Belen Chapur last weekend. Though he did not mention ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Gulf Tragedy: Oil May Reach Loop Current Within 24 Hours


May 4th, 2010 - 2:52 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists say that the Gulf's tragic oil spill could reach what is called the 'Loop Current' within the next day. This would take parts of the oil slick ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Julianne Hough breaks up with Chuck Wicks


November 14th, 2009 - 9:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to reports, country singers Julianne Hough and Chuck Wicks have called it quits after being a celebrity couple for a year."This was mutual. They ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bleaching can make corals more susceptible to disease


October 2nd, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 2 (ANI): Scientists have found that bleaching can make corals more susceptible to disease and, in turn, coral disease can exacerbate the negative effects of bleaching."Traditionally, scientists have attributed ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

55yr-old Texas man wins Ernest Hemingway look-alike contest


July 27th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 27 (ANI): A 55-year-old mechanical contractor from Texas has won the Ernest Hemingway look-alike contest at the annual festival honouring the late Nobel Prize-winning author.David Douglas of Cypress emerged ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Man saves his pet pooch by punching shark on its jaws!


October 2nd, 2008 - 3:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 2 (ANI): A 53-year-old carpenter in the U.S. saved his dog from the jaws of a shark by diving into the water and punching the fish.Greg LeNoir has ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Thousands leave Florida Keys as tropical storm Fay approaches


August 18th, 2008 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
DPA Washington, Aug 18 (DPA) Nearly 25,000 people were evacuated from the Florida Keys area as tropical storm Fay approached Cuba, after sweeping over Haiti and the Dominican Republic. A hurricane watch was ... Read more...

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