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First day washout dents West Indies’ preparations

May 6th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Hove (England), May 6 (IANS/CMC) The bumpy start of the West Indies tour of England continued Saturday when rain forced the abandonment of the first day of their opening tour game ... Read more...

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Now climate change threatens Antarctica fish

February 14th, 2012 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 14 (IANS) Fish which adapted to the polar condition with 'anti-freeze' proteins, tens of millions of years ago, are now being endangered by a rapid rise in ocean ... Read more...

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Djokovic unveils wax figure of himself in Serbia

February 10th, 2012 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Belgrade, Feb 10 (IANS) An estimated 6,000 fans braved frigid temperatures to get a glimpse of the world's top tennis player Novak Djokovic in the central Serbian town of ... Read more...

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Falling icicles kill pedestrian

February 8th, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Belgrade, Feb 8 (IANS) A woman was killed when large icicles fell on her head from the roof of a building in this Serbian capital.The 49-year-old music teacher died when ... Read more...

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Soyuz spacecraft back after 5-month International Space Station stint

November 26th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): The Soyuz spacecraft flown by Expedition 25 Commander Doug Wheelock and Flight Engineers Shannon Walker and Fyodor Yurchikhin safely landed on the Kazakhstan steppe Thursday, wrapping up a ... 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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Moon craters may be electrified

May 24th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 24 (ANI): Astronauts who would step on the moon in future will have to endure more than dust and frigid temperatures-the moon's electrified poles.According to an analysis, potentially hazardous electrical ... Read more...

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Oil tops $79 mark amid supply concerns

December 29th, 2009 - 5:57 am ICT by IANS
New York, Dec 29 (IANS) Oil prices topped $79 a barrel Monday as investors eye a drop in fuel supplies in a cold winter. Light, sweet crude for February delivery settled at $78.77 ... Read more...

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Obama, staffers inexperience surfaces during first chopper flight

February 6th, 2009 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.6 (ANI): President Barack Obama and some of his staff members exhibited their inexperience when they took off from the White House in the Marine One helicopter for the first ... Read more...

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35-million-year-old crater offers hints to life on Mars

July 1st, 2008 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): A new study has indicated that a 35-million-year-old crater under Chesapeake Bay in the US is offering new insights into possible locations for life on Mars.According to ... Read more...

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75-year-old Japanese skier aims to be oldest to climb Mt. Everest

March 14th, 2008 - 2:17 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Mar.14 (ANI): Seventy-five-year-old Japanese skier Yuichiro Miura is gearing up to become the oldest person to scale Mount Everest despite suffering from heart problems. According to his office, Miura will leave ... Read more...

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Primitive relative of armadillo identified by scientists

December 13th, 2007 - 1:06 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 13 (ANI): A team of scientists has identified the fossilized remains of an extinct mammal as being a primitive relative of armadillos.The fossil was found at the unusually high elevation ... Read more...

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Space diving set to emerge as the latest extreme sport

November 14th, 2007 - 2:28 am ICT by admin

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