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Singer Adele’s neighbour woes


April 8th, 2012 - 8:21 am ICT by IANS
London, April 8 (IANS) Singer Adele's new two-million-pound home may be turned into a nightmare if her neighbour's plan of a property extension materializes.Her millionaire neighbour in Brighton plans to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Scientists create largest-ever three-dimensional map of distant universe


May 2nd, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 2 (ANI): Scientists have created the largest-ever three-dimensional map of the distant universe using the light of the brightest objects in the cosmos.Scientists used light from 14,000 quasars, supermassive black ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Civilization V review


September 29th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Civilization V is a strategy game that requires players to lead a nation through different eras in history and expand its borders all across the map. In ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Smaller Crowds Anticipated For Papal Visit To UK Say The Organizers


September 15th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
September 15, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Smaller crowds are anticipated at the events marking the visit of Pope Benedict XVI to Britain. The head of the Roman Catholic Church in ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Court petitioned for razing slum near Games stadium


August 20th, 2010 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 20 (IANS) The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) Friday sought the Delhi High Court's permission for razing a slum cluster near the Thyagaraj Stadium in view of the upcoming ... Read more...

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First Trojan asteroid found in gravitational ‘dead zone’


August 13th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): The first Trojan asteroid, 2008 LC18, has been found in a difficult-to-detect stability region at Neptune, called the Lagrangian L5 point.There are places in space where the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Indian origin scientist develops new projection technology


July 7th, 2010 - 6:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): AquaLux 3D, a new projection technology developed by an Indian origin scientist at Carnegie Mellon University's Robotics Institute, can target light onto and between individual water droplets, enabling ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Missing matter’ in nearby Universe located?


May 12th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 12 (ANI): Astronomers have announced the discovery of a vast reservoir of intergalactic gas nearly 400 million light-years from the Earth.Scientists used observations of NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Japanese companies warn viewers over health risks of 3-D films


April 26th, 2010 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 26 (ANI): A group of Japanese home electronic companies have warned viewers about the health risks of 3-D films, saying it could lead to dizziness, nausea and tired eyes.The consortium ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

ICC allows switch-hitting tactics till May


February 27th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, Feb 27 (ANI): The International Cricket Council has issued an interim directive allowing batsmen to switch their stance, but with a couple of conditions.Warner was told to stop switch-hitting by umpire ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Optical transmission key to secure, rapid indoor communications


January 29th, 2010 - 11:24 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 29 (IANS) Light is better than radio waves when it comes to some wireless communications, a new study has found. Optical communications systems could provide faster, more secure communications with ... Read more...

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Second smallest exoplanet spotted


January 14th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 14 (ANI): Astronomers have spotted an extrasolar planet with a mass just four times that of Earth.Experts from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) and other institutions made the finding ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Holographic videoconferencing’ comes one step closer to commercial use


November 27th, 2009 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 27 (ANI): With a London-based company adopting a method that creates life-size hologram-like images for theatrical purposes to the needs of modern businesses, 'holographic videoconferencing' has come one step closer ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Time-lapse movie reveals hidden details in birth of super-suns


November 17th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 17 (ANI): A new high-resolution time-lapse movie has revealed hidden details in the birth of super-suns in the Orion constellation.The constellation of Orion is a hotbed of massive star formation, ... Read more...

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Herschel telescope sees deep-space pearls on a cosmic string


October 3rd, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 3 (ANI): The Herschel telescope has captured images of cold gas clouds lying near the plane of the Milky Way, a region that is dotted with stellar factories, like pearls ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

First extragalactic exoplanet may have been found by gravitational microlensing


June 11th, 2009 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 11 (ANI: A team of scientists has used gravitational microlensing to come up with a tentative detection of the first extragalactic exoplanet in Andromeda, our nearest large galactic neighbour.In gravitational ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

US Army testing gun that can take out ` bad guys’ hiding around corners


May 29th, 2009 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 29 (ANI): The U.S. Army is set to start testing a computerized, high-tech projectile launcher that can take out bad guys hiding around corners and in caves or trenches, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Hidden photons’ may be used to send secret emails through Earth


April 27th, 2009 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 27 (ANI): A team of scientists has proposed the possibility of hypothetical particles called "hidden photons" being used to send secret emails through the Earth.According to a report in New ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Astronomers discover youngest and lowest mass dwarf stars


April 23rd, 2009 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 23 (ANI): Astronomers have found three brown dwarfs with estimated masses of less than 10 times that of Jupiter, making them among the youngest and lowest mass sub-stellar objects detected ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Egypt’s pyramids point towards city of Sun God


April 1st, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 1 (ANI): A new study has suggested that some of Egypt's most magnificent pyramids were deliberately designed to follow a pattern of invisible diagonal lines, which would point towards Heliopolis, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Studying a persons position vital for saving lives during suicide terrorist attack


March 24th, 2009 - 11:44 am ICT by ANI
Washington, March 24 (ANI): In a new research, scientists at the Florida Institute of Technology have determined that where a person is standing in a room or other location during a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New camera may help spot Earth-like habitable planets


December 16th, 2008 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 16 (ANI): A team of astronomers have reported that a new camera is giving them the sensitivity they need to spot habitable extrasolar planets, which are nearly as small ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Astronomers spot one of the most densest planets in the known Universe


December 11th, 2008 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): Astronomers have used an ultra sensitive camera to measure the precise size of a planet around a distant star, and determine that it is one of the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Gravitationally interacting galaxies score a perfect ten


October 31st, 2008 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 31 (ANI): The Hubble space telescope has detected a pair of gravitationally interacting galaxies that appear to mark the number ten.The galaxies, called Arp 147, were observed by Hubbles ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Nerve cells help flies respond quickly to obstacles while flying


July 22nd, 2008 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 22 (ANI): Researchers at Imperial College London have discovered that two key sets of nerve cells in a fly''s brain enable its gaze to stay stable during complex aerial ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Chances of cyclone hitting Gujarat remote: Met Office


May 31st, 2008 - 9:46 pm ICT by admin
Ahmedabad, May 31 (IANS) The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) Saturday allayed fears of a cyclone hitting the coast of Gujarat anytime soon. "No cyclone this time around on Gujarat coast," said IMD ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

New study casts doubts on origin of cosmic rays


May 14th, 2008 - 12:58 pm ICT by admin
London, May 14 (ANI): A new study has cast doubts on the origins of cosmic rays, suggesting that they might not have come from a set of giant black holes in ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Astronomers make first accurate measurement of cosmic temperature


May 13th, 2008 - 12:56 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 13 (ANI): Astronomers have detected for the first time in the ultraviolet the carbon monoxide molecule in a galaxy located almost 11 billion light-years away, which has allowed them ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Binocular telescope captures 3D celestial images


March 7th, 2008 - 2:06 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 7 (IANS) A giant binocular telescope on Mount Graham in Arizona has taken celestial images in 3D for the first time, using its twin, 28-foot primary mirrors together. The images ... Read more...

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Patterns govern severity of carnage in suicide bombings


November 14th, 2007 - 5:41 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): A new research has revealed that particular patterns of crowd formation might lower or increase the number of fatalities in case of a pedestrian suicide bomb attack. A ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

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