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Web users locate two new potential planets

September 22nd, 2011 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 22 (IANS) Forty thousand web users worldwide have been assisting astronomers analyze light from 150,000 stars in hopes of finding earth-like or exoplanets. Now the web users have ... Read more...

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NASA to probe Jupiter’s stormy clouds

July 31st, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS) NASA will launch a spacecraft Friday to unravel the secrets of Jupiter, the largest planet in the universe.Temperatures on Jupiter drop to minus 234 degrees Fahrenheit, ... Read more...

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Italian oil giant to invest $7 bn in Venezuela

July 16th, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, July 16 (IANS/EFE) Italian oil major ENI plans to invest $7 billion in projects in Venezuela with the aim of boosting its output there to 240,000 barrels per day ... Read more...

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A billion-year-old galactic collision created Leo gas ring

July 1st, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 1 (ANI): A violent collision between two galaxies, slightly more than one billion years ago, led to the origin of the giant gas ring in the Leo group of galaxies, ... Read more...

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NASA’s Kepler space telescope detects atmosphere of known giant gas planet

August 10th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 10 (ANI): NASA's new exoplanet-hunting Kepler space telescope has detected the atmosphere of a known giant gas planet.The find is based on a relatively short 10 days of test data ... Read more...

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Jupiter Impact Confirmed By NASA

July 21st, 2009 - 8:48 pm ICT by GD
According to the sources, it has been confirmed by the NASA, about the black spot that was observed on the giant gas planet, Jupiter is in fact the result of an impact ... Read more...

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Iran warns foreign firms over delays in South Pars gas field developments

April 11th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Nicosia, April 11 (ANI) - - In the face of interminable problems that have beset Iranian efforts to develop the South Pars gas field, the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) has warned ... Read more...

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Nano will add to global pollution, says Australian expert

March 24th, 2009 - 4:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Paritosh Parasher Melbourne, March 24 (IANS) An Australian motoring expert has slammed the world's least expensive car Nano, which was launched in Mumbai Monday, claiming it would increase global pollution and push ... Read more...

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Tribesmen kidnap French engineer in Yemen

August 13th, 2008 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
DPA Sanaa (Yemen), Aug 13 (DPA) Tribesmen have abducted a French engineer of Algerian origin in south-eastern Yemen to press authorities to free three jailed fellow clansmen, tribal sources said. The sources told ... Read more...

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Solar system bounce may have led to dino extinction 65 million years ago

May 3rd, 2008 - 11:46 am ICT by admin
Washington, May 3 (ANI): Scientists have come up with a new theory regarding the mass extinction of dinosaurs, attributing the cause to a solar system bounce, which might have dislodged the ... Read more...

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Methane bubbles from ocean floor wont make global warming worse

December 21st, 2007 - 5:58 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): Researchers have discovered that only one percent of methane bubbles from the oceans floor escape into thin air, which makes it a good news for the Earth's atmosphere, ... Read more...

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Storing CO2 deep in the earth may help tackle climate change

November 27th, 2007 - 2:15 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 27 (ANI): A study has found that storing carbon dioxide (CO2) deep below the earths surface could be a safe, long-term solution to one of the planets major contributors to ... Read more...

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