Russia revives permanent moon base plan

January 19th, 2012 - 5:28 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Space Agency Roscosmos is in talks with its European and US partners on the creation of manned research bases on the moon, the agencies ... Read more...

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Hearing ‘climate change’ causes more panic than ‘global warming’

March 9th, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 9 (ANI): 'Global warming' and 'climate change' are two terms used to refer to the same phenomena but more people believe in the latter than the former, according to a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

66pc permafrost to melt by 2200, speed up global warming in coming years

February 17th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 17 (ANI): A new study has warned that global warming could cause up to two-thirds of the Earth's permafrost to disappear by 2200, releasing carbon equal to half the emissions ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Why saliva forms beads when stretched?

June 12th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 12 (IANS) Some fluids, including saliva, form beads when they are stretched as they contain polymers which cause a line of beads to form just before the strand breaks. Study co-author ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Jessica Alba’s embarrassing kissing scene with Ashton Kutcher

February 5th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 5 (ANI): Jessica Alba was left embarrassed while filming a kiss scene with Ashton Kutcher for upcoming movie 'Valentine's Day' - because her chewing gum almost fell out of her ... Read more...

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Public concern about global warming drops sharply in US

January 28th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 28 (ANI): A national survey has revealed that public concern about global warming has dropped sharply since the fall of 2008 in the US.Researchers at Yale and George Mason universities ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

HIV uses several routes to escape immune system pressure

September 19th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 19 (ANI): Researchers at the Emory Vaccine Center have shown that HIV relies upon a number of strategies rather than use any preferred escape route to escape immune system pressure. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Ground level ozone pollution set to reduce tree growth 10 percent by 2100

December 10th, 2008 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 10 (ANI): A new research has shown that modern day concentrations of ground level ozone pollution are decreasing the growth of trees in the northern and temperate mid-latitudes, with ... Read more...

Posted in National |

NSG sceptics say they are under pressure over India waiver

September 2nd, 2008 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Vienna, Sep 2 (IANS) Six countries opposed to a "clean waiver" for India have complained that they were under pressure to seek a compromise at the forthcoming meeting of the 45-nation Nuclear ... Read more...

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Census of marine life lists 122,500 known species residing in the sea

June 26th, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 26 (ANI): Soon, the world will get to know the total number of creatures that reside in the sea, thanks to the launch of the World Register of Marine ... Read more...

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India Inc urged to focus on costumer satisfaction

February 15th, 2008 - 10:54 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, Feb 15 (IANS) If India Inc wants to remain competitive in the global market, it has to focus on understanding the customers and providing the required products or services, said R. ... Read more...

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