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GPS helps detect 100 billion tonne ice loss!


July 25th, 2012 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 25 (IANS) The Global Positioning System (GPS) helped scientists detect a staggering 100 billion tonnes of ice loss in Greenland over six months during 2010, according to a ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Hacker held through photos of girlfriend’s breasts


April 14th, 2012 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 14 (IANS) A hacker has been unmasked after officials managed to trace the GPS data of his house from a photo of his girlfriend's breasts that he had ... Read more...

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GPS - a new tool to detect clandestine N-tests


June 8th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 8 (IANS) US researchers are unveiling a new tool for detecting illegal nuclear explosions: the earth's global positioning system (GPS).Even underground nuclear tests leave their mark on the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

IBM commuter app predicts traffic jams before they happen!


May 3rd, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 3 (ANI): For a few lucky drivers in San Francisco, traffic could soon be a thing of the past.Soon to be at their disposal is an intelligent transportation system to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now a car that tweets


July 21st, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 21 (IANS) Online blogging is a trendy communication tool not just for tech-savvy humans. Now your car can also send messages on Twitter and have more followers than ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Greenland rapidly rising due to ice melting


May 19th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 19 (ANI): Scientists are astounded as rapid ice meltdown in Greenland is causing the land to rise quickly.Moving glaciers in Greenland form dense icecaps up to 2 km thick that ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Using cheap hardware to build electric cars may lead to short commutes


October 31st, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 31 (ANI): A new project is aiming to use the cheapest hardware possible to build electric vehicles good enough for short commutes."Let's use the cheapest hardware possible by making the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Flapping ‘nano’ aircraft takes off successfully without using wires


August 14th, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 14 (ANI): The smallest ever free-flying aircraft to hover and climb with flapping wings has taken off successfully without the aid of wires.The aircraft was tested at aerospace firm Aeronvironment ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Megathrust quake could hit Asia at any time


December 4th, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 4 (ANI): A new research has suggested that a devastating megathrust earthquake could occur at any time off the Indonesian island of Sumatra.Using GPS, field measurements, radar data and ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Your cellphones can help you avoid traffic jams


November 24th, 2008 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 24 (ANI): Commuting within the city may no longer involve long traffic jams, for researchers have developed a software that can turn cell phones into traffic trackers.The research team ... Read more...

Posted in National |

3 km deep wells could help predict future earthquakes in China


November 19th, 2008 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): A team of scientists is planning to dig three narrow wells, 3-kilometers deep, into the Earths crust, which would help them to predict future earthquakes in China.Chinas ... Read more...

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India approves Rs.7.74 bn satellite navigation project


September 11th, 2008 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) The government Thursday gave its approval to a satellite-based navigation system, which would meet the growing air traffic and strengthen aviation navigation system.“The new navigation system would ... Read more...

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