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India working on laser weapons

November 25th, 2011 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Nov 24 (IANS) India is doing a lot of work on laser weapons, particularly at the technology level, said a top defence scientist."We are trying to see how to ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

An escalator to space - not very far away

January 9th, 2011 - 4:46 pm ICT by IANS
By V. Jagannathan Chennai, Jan 9 (IANS) The day may not be far away when an elevator attendant asks your preferred destination - low earth orbit (LEO) or geostationary orbit (GSO). Research ... Read more...

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Nuclear fusion plant may become a reality in 10 years

January 29th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 29 (ANI): A new study has determined that by using the most powerful laser system ever built, scientists have brought us one step closer to nuclear fusion power, with ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Airborne laser to shoot ballistic missile as part of flight test

September 12th, 2009 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 12 (ANI): Soon, the Airborne Laser (ABL), built into a customized Boeing 747, is ready for flight tests, in which it will try to shoot a ballistic missile.According to a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Soon, soundwaves may help find early dental decay

August 25th, 2009 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): Aussie researchers are developing a tool that can use sound waves to identify early stages of tooth decay by measuring the mineral content of teeth.Tooth decay begins by ... Read more...

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How to go to space using a broomstick

January 6th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6 (ANI): If scientists have their way, future astronauts would be literally going into space by a broomstick, in the form of a 100,000km long tether anchored to the ... Read more...

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Laser welding can seal and heal wounds faster than suturing

November 11th, 2008 - 4:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 11 (ANI): Tel Aviv University researchers in Israel claim to have perfected a technique called laser welding, in which carbon dioxide lasers are used to seal and heal wounds. The ... Read more...

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Optical pacemaker regulates heartbeats with laser beam

May 28th, 2008 - 3:49 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 28 (IANS) The world's first optical pacemaker, tried out in a lab, can help control and regulate erratic heartbeats, with short yet powerful laser beams. "If you put a large ... Read more...

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First optical pacemaker for laboratory research developed

May 28th, 2008 - 2:13 pm ICT by admin
Washington , May 28 (ANI): Researchers at Osaka University in Japan have designed the first optical pacemaker for laboratory research.The team says that the breakthrough discovery can help scientists better understand ... Read more...

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