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Italy’s Euro final loss blow to economic prospects


July 3rd, 2012 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, July 3 (IANS) Italy's economic prospects took a blow over the weekend, without the release of a single key economic indicator or any significant economic news. It was because ... Read more...

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Emerson Climate eyes 1.5-tonne split-AC compressor segment


May 23rd, 2012 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 23 (IANS) After starting supplies of scroll compressors for two-tonne split air-conditioners, Emerson Climate Technologies (India) Ltd is now looking at the 1.5-tonne segment, an official said Wednesday."We ... Read more...

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Makers to be forced to recall energy inefficient products


May 23rd, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 23 (IANS) The Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) is planning to force manufacturers of energy star rated consumer durables to recall their products till they achieve the promised ... Read more...

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US factory orders rose in July


September 1st, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 1 (IANS/EFE) Factory orders increased 2.4 percent in July as US manufacturing had its best month since March, the Commerce Department said Wednesday.Economists had forecast a gain of ... Read more...

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Higher metabolic rate can make you age faster!


April 28th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 28 (ANI): A new study has suggested that higher metabolic rates can predict early natural mortality, indicating that higher energy turnover may accelerate aging in humans.To investigate whether higher ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Wall Street drops on Japan concern


March 17th, 2011 - 4:14 am ICT by IANS
New York, March 17 (IANS) Wall Street plunged in midday trading Wednesday after the European Union's energy chief said that the situation at a nuclear plant in Japan could get ... Read more...

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Now, quantum dot display for sharper flexible TV screen images


February 21st, 2011 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 21 (ANI): For more than a decade, engineers have been trying to make television displays out of quantum dots.Now, researchers at Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, South Korea, have ... Read more...

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Sensex holding up in noon trade


February 2nd, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Wednesday was holding on to its early gains as traders bought into stocks, which had been battered over the past ... Read more...

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CERN declares LHC will run till 2012


February 1st, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): CERN has announced that the LHC will run right through to the end of 2012.The decision will up the LHC's chances of finding new physics in the next ... Read more...

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Walking faster key to survival among elderly


January 5th, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 5 (IANS) A higher walking speed could be the key to older adults surviving for longer, a study suggests.Stephanie Studenski of the University of Pittsburgh in the US and her ... Read more...

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Soon, batteries that could store sun’s heat instead of electricity


October 26th, 2010 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 26 (ANI): MIT researchers have discovered how a molecule works to store and release heat on demand - a find that could form the basis of a rechargeable battery to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Protein diet in childhood takes a toll on food binges later


September 30th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 30 (ANI): A high protein diet at a young age makes the body to react unhealthily to future food binges.A study on juvenile rats suggests that lasting changes result ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New material could lead to intelligent, self-powered microrobots


September 30th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 30 (ANI): A new type of power-producing piezoelectric material that can perform simple calculations, could lead to a whole new class of intelligent, self-powered micorobots.Power-producing piezoelectric materials are getting smarter, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Method to enhance solar energy found


September 13th, 2010 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 13 (ANI): MIT chemical engineers have found that by using carbon nanotubes (hollow tubes of carbon atoms) solar energy can be concentrated 100 times more than a regular photovoltaic cell.Such ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Nano-lasers to light future homes


June 30th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, June 30 (ANI): Scientists have invented a way to 'print' lasers that could possibly be used to create wafer-thin televisions and lighting panels.Conventional lasers are expensive and are not used in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Results of quantum dot research to pave way for more efficient solar cells


June 18th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): The efficiency of conventional solar cells could be boosted up to more than 60 per cent from the current limit of 30 percent, suggest findings from a new ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

How dogs can teach humans about longevity


May 14th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 14 (ANI): A Canadian research has found strong correlations between dog breeds' typical personalities, their age and their diet.Through domestication, humans unwittingly kicked off an artificial selection experiment on personality. ... Read more...

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Oil prices may rise to $100 a barrel: Mukesh Ambani


May 14th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Crude oil prices may soon rise to $100 a barrel due to increasing costs of exploration and production, and businesses should be prepared for higher energy prices than ... Read more...

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Penssylvania reviews the Federal Recovery program in its first year anniversary


February 19th, 2010 - 1:05 am ICT by BNO News
CARNEGIE, PENNSYLVANIA (BNO NEWS) – The Federal Recovery program has helped to stabilize the state’s economy and save money by making Pennsylvania homes more energy efficient, one year after the Recovery Act ... Read more...

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World’s most precise clock keeps time to 1 second in 3.7 billion years


February 5th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 5 (ANI): Physicists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have built an enhanced version of an experimental atomic clock based on a single aluminum atom, which is ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Wastewater may solve eco hurdles in algae-based biofuel production


January 24th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 24 (ANI): A team of engineers from the University of Virginia's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering has proposed using wastewater as a solution to some of the environmental hurdles ... Read more...

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Quantum mechanical version of Borromean Rings finally proved


December 17th, 2009 - 2:27 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Houston, Dec 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Physicist Vitaly Efimov’s theory has finally been proved after almost 40 years. Efimov had predicted a quantum-mechanical version of Borromean rings, a symbol that first showed ... Read more...

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“Big Bang Machine” back on the road to discover “God Particle”


December 5th, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 5 (ANI): The Large Hadron Collider (LHC), popularly known as the "Big Bang Machine", has taken its first step toward finding the "God Particle", as the first scientific results ... Read more...

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Racing gamma-ray photons prove that Einstein still rules


October 29th, 2009 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 29 (ANI): Two gamma-ray photons that raced across the Universe for the last 7.3 billion years to arrive at NASA's orbiting Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope within nine-tenths of a second ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Big Bang Machine’ fizzling out because of faulty magnets


August 4th, 2009 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 4 (ANI): The Large Hadron Collider (LHC), or the 'Big Bang Machine', as it is popularly called, is fizzling out, as many of the magnets meant to whiz subatomic ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Laser therapy is meant for hair reduction, not removal


July 1st, 2009 - 10:04 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) A common myth about laser hair removal therapy is that it results in permanent hair removal. But all this treatment does is to help reduce hair growth. In ... Read more...

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Astronomers discover most dark gamma-ray bursts occur in normal galaxies


June 9th, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9 (ANI): An international team of astronomers has found most dark gamma-ray bursts occur in normal galaxies detectable by large, ground-based optical telescopes.Gamma-ray bursts are the universe's biggest explosions, capable ... Read more...

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Scientists report major breakthrough in lithium battery technology


May 19th, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 19 (ANI): Scientists have laid the groundwork for a lithium battery that can store and deliver more than three times the power of conventional lithium ion batteries.Research work into ... Read more...

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Digital model of 3.2 mln-yr-old Lucy may shed new light on human evolution


February 7th, 2009 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 7 (ANI): Scientists have come up with a new high-resolution CT scan of Lucy, a famous 3.2 million-year-old skeleton, which will provide scientists around the globe with information that ... Read more...

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Butanol made from plants could displace petroleum-derived version


January 11th, 2009 - 2:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 11 (ANI): A University of Illinois researcher has determined that butanol made from plant material could displace butanol made from petroleum, and that too just not at the fuel ... Read more...

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Now, inexpensive, pocket-sized ultrasound device to treat cancer, relieve arthritis


December 20th, 2008 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 20 (ANI): A Cornell graduate student has developed a groundbreaking therapeutic ultrasound device, which can fit in the palm of a hand, is battery-powered and packs enough punch to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Scientists identify new region of magnetosphere


December 13th, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 13 (ANI): A detailed analysis of the measurements of five different satellites has revealed the existence of the warm plasma cloak, a new region of the magnetosphere.This region is ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New gamma-ray detector to uncover structure of the atomic nucleus


October 31st, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 31 (ANI): UK physicists are constructing a new gamma-ray detector that will help to uncover the structure of the atomic nucleus, as well as in the advancement of medical ... Read more...

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Scientists develop first silicon solar cell with 25 per cent efficiency


October 24th, 2008 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): Scientists have developed the first silicon solar cell to achieve the groundbreaking milestone of 25 per cent efficiency.The solar cell has been developed by scientists at UNSWs ... Read more...

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Plastic seaweed on riverbeds has potential to light up entire towns


August 27th, 2008 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 27 (ANI): Scientists are planning to place a grid of undulating strips made of a plastic like material on the bottom of a river in a town in the ... Read more...

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