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Glowing trees to replace street lights? Impractical, says Aussie scientist


February 24th, 2011 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 24 (ANI): An Australian scientist has said that a radical idea to replace street lamps with trees that glow in the dark may not be as practical as it sounds. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Japanese satellite Hinode spots 2 huge holes in Sun


February 14th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 14 (ANI): A Japanese spacecraft has spotted two huge holes in the sun's magnetic field - which are blasting solar material into space.The images, taken by Japan's sun-watching satellite Hinode ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Improved nano diamonds production to improve bio imaging of proteins


April 17th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 17 (ANI): By developing a new way to keep tiny nano-sized diamonds separated during production, Aussie scientists have opened new avenues in medical imaging.With the new discovery, scientists can see ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Richard Branson Owns Underwater Plane


February 1st, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Feb 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Richard Branson, the head of Virgin Atlantic has uncovered a submarine created with the help of fighter jet technology that will allow underwater "flying." The 59-year-old ... Read more...

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Energy efficient CFLs not as bright as claimed


January 12th, 2010 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 12 (IANS) You are probably right if you suspect that your new compact fluorescent lamp (CFL) is not as bright as the old bulb that it replaced. Most new CFLs ... Read more...

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Three months for Delhi’s traffic signals to be upgraded


October 18th, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Sahil Makkar New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Around 70 traffic signals go on the blink in the Indian capital every day, leading to massive traffic snarls. And motorists may have to ... Read more...

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Human body literally glows in the dark


July 24th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 24 (ANI): The human body emits a visible light in very small quantities at levels that rise and fall with the day, researchers have found.Previous studies have shown that our ... Read more...

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Scientists use fireflies glow gene to track cancer drugs effectiveness


May 31st, 2008 - 3:55 pm ICT by admin
Washington , May 31 (ANI): Researchers at UT Southwestern Medical Center have used a gene, which produces a flash in fireflies, to track the effectiveness of anti-cancer drugs.In a first of ... Read more...

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NASA detects water vapor in protoplanetary disks


March 19th, 2008 - 12:48 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 19 (ANI): NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope and high-resolution measurements from the Keck II Telescope in Hawaii have found water vapor in protoplanetary disks of dust and gas around two ... Read more...

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