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Scientists create hair thin solar cells

April 10th, 2012 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 10 (IANS) Scientists have created solar cells so thin and flexible that they can be wrapped around a single strand of human hair.The ultra-thin film consists of electrodes ... Read more...

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Scientists discover first Earth-Size planets outside the Milky Way

December 21st, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by BNO News
MOFFET FIELD, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- U.S. scientists have spotted the first Earth-size planets which are orbiting a sun-like star outside our solar system, NASA announced on Tuesday. The planets are unlikely ... Read more...

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Kepler Mission - NASA project to find more Earth-like planets

September 18th, 2009 - 7:00 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
As per the Wikipedia, the Kepler Mission is designed to discover Earth-like planets orbiting other stars. It was launched on March 7, 2009 and is named after the famous German astronomer ... Read more...

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Sensing foam can tell when store shelves need restocking

January 10th, 2008 - 4:38 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 10 (ANI): Researchers in Europe have developed a novel sensing foam that would help in knowing when store shelves need restocking.Shelves when attached to a thin layer of the foam ... Read more...

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