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Amazing car paint that covers up scratches


April 21st, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 21 (IANS) Researchers have developed a car paint that smoothens any scratches or chips when placed under ultra violet light. The substance works because under a powerful lamp ... Read more...

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Pain-killing drug more potent, longer lasting than morphine: Study


January 5th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 5 (ANI): A new study has found that a little-known morphine-like drug is potentially more potent, longer lasting and less likely to cause constipation than standard morphine.The drug, morphine-6-0-sulfate, has ... Read more...

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Microsoft’s LightSpace technology to revolutionise PowerPoint


October 5th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 5 (ANI): Microsoft's LightSpace technology is set to take the digital world by storm - by allowing you to touch and play with light - it will ensure that slide ... Read more...

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Graphene becomes fastest-spinning object with record 60m rpm


October 1st, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 1 (ANI): Graphene flakes have created a record by spinning faster than any other object-at a clip of 60 million rotations per minute.Graphene has shown a suite of novel ... Read more...

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“Optical tweezers” to help development of advanced quantum computers


July 7th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): Israeli scientists have developed a new tool that uses holographic technology to manipulate up to 300 nanoparticles at a time, such as beads of glass or polymer, that ... Read more...

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Realized in six minutes ‘paper tigers’ England could be beaten: Klose


June 29th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Bloemfontein (South Africa), June 29(ANI): Germany striker Miroslav Klose has said that Fabio Capello's men look great on a team sheet, but his team realized after six minutes of their World Cup ... Read more...

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New experiment shows how to see through opaque materials


March 9th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 9 (ANI): A new experiment conducted by scientists has shown that it's possible to see through opaque materials and detect objects hidden behind them.Materials such as paper, paint, and biological ... Read more...

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New on-off ’switch’ triggers, reverses paralysis in animals with light beam


February 4th, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 4 (ANI): Canada scientists have developed an internal on/off switch that has been found to paralyse animals when exposed to a beam of ultraviolet light.The animals stay paralyzed even when ... Read more...

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Physicists tie light in knots


January 18th, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 18 (IANS) A team of physicists has accomplished a remarkable feat by tying light in knots to understanding how to control it -- something that has important implications for laser ... Read more...

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Scientists tie light in knots


January 18th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 18 (ANI): A team of scientists has achieved the remarkable feat of tying light in knots.The feat has been made by a team of physicists working at the universities of ... Read more...

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‘Time telescope’ could boost up long-distance communications


September 29th, 2009 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 29 (ANI): If scientists have their way, then a "telescope" that can magnify time could soon dramatically increase the amount of data that can be sent through fibre optic cables, ... Read more...

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Lasers can make solar cells more efficient


May 30th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 30 (ANI): Scientists have said that laser technology can contribute to optimizing the manufacturing costs and efficiency of solar cells.If the latest forecast from the World Energy Council WEC ... Read more...

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Scientists close to fabricating a practical atom laser


July 14th, 2008 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 14 (IANS) Scientists are on the verge of fabricating the first practical atom laser that holds the promise of ever more precise measurement in industry, medical science, navigation and mining. ... Read more...

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New device can detect explosives at distances exceeding 20 yards


June 26th, 2008 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 26 (ANI): Researchers at the US Department of Energys Oak Ridge National Laboratory have demonstrated a device that can detect explosives at distances exceeding 20 yards, by converting reflected ... Read more...

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Harry Potters invisibility cloak comes closer to reality


May 14th, 2008 - 1:24 pm ICT by admin
London, May 14 (ANI): Your dream of having a Harry Potter invisibility cloak could soon turn into a reality, thanks to physicists at the University of California at Berkeley, US, who ... Read more...

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Scientists capture biggest, brightest 3D image of virus


March 6th, 2008 - 5:13 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 6 (IANS) A Purdue University research team has captured the biggest, brightest and clearest three dimensional image of a virus, the tiniest ever micro-organism in existence. The image is only ... Read more...

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