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Centre arranging gunny bags for Madhya Pradesh


May 10th, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The central government is trying to arrange gunny bags for Madhya Pradesh, Food Minister K.V. Thomas said Thursday, reacting to reports from the state ... Read more...

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Underground CO2 leakage could contaminate drinking water


November 12th, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): A new study has revealed that leakage of carbon dioxide injected deep underground to help fight climate change could turn up in drinking water aquifers near the surface, ... Read more...

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‘Onion layer technology’ capacitor could power phone, laptop for days


September 1st, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 1 (ANI): Using the onion's multi-layered design as inspiration, scientists have created a new super capacitor that is cheaper, more compact and powerful enough to power your laptop or phone ... Read more...

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Grapefruit shows promise in treating diabetes


August 26th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) Grapefruit has shown promise in the treatment of diabetes, thanks to the presence of an antioxidant in it. Naringenin, which gives grapefruit its bitter taste, can do the same ... Read more...

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Gene Bank at Agricultural University in Tamil Nadu to benefit farmers


May 6th, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), May 6 (ANI): Tamil Nadu Agricultural University has established a Gene Bank within its premises in Coimbatore city here, so that the farmers and breeders benefit from it.The bank, ... Read more...

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New study provides vital clues to cause of mental retardation


January 17th, 2010 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 17 (ANI): A new study conducted on mice has shed light on the cause of mental retardation.Rockefeller University researchers suggest that developing neurons don't just need the right genes to ... Read more...

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India planning major expansion of its nuclear-power capacity


January 5th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 5 (ANI): Reports indicate that India is planning a major expansion of its nuclear-power capacity.According to a report in Nature News, Srikumar Banerjee, head of the India's Atomic Energy Commission, ... Read more...

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Climate change mitigation strategies ignore carbon cycling processes of inland waters


September 28th, 2009 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 28 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have said that current international strategies to mitigate manmade carbon emissions and address climate change have overlooked the carbon cycling processes of inland ... Read more...

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Climate change mitigation strategies ignore carbon cycling processes of inland waters


September 2nd, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 2 (ANI): In a new report, scientists have determined that climate change mitigation strategies ignore carbon cycling processes of inland waters.Scientists from the University of Vienna, Uppsala University in Sweden, ... Read more...

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Keeping nutrients in astronauts’ food vital during long space flights


August 16th, 2009 - 12:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 16 (ANI): A new study has determined that keeping nutrients in astronauts' food is vital during long space flights.Maintaining the health of the crew aboard a spacecraft is a critical ... Read more...

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New blue light nanocrystals could play role in long-term storage of CO2


July 22nd, 2009 - 11:58 am ICT by ANI
Washington, July 22 (ANI): A team of scientists at the Berkeley Lab have produced non-toxic magnesium oxide nanocrystals that efficiently emit blue light and could also play a role in long-term storage ... Read more...

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How practice improves zebra finch’s singing performance


July 7th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): A study on zebra finches conducted by neuroscientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has shed some light on how practice improves performance.The researchers say that studying ... Read more...

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Secret to honeybees’ memory lies in calcium


June 16th, 2009 - 12:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 16 (ANI): Researchers from the CNRS, the Université de Toulouse and the French Calcium Research Network, have shown that long-term memory formation in honeybees is instigated by a calcium ion ... Read more...

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Sleep may help regulate emotional responses


June 11th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that sleep selectively preserves memories that are emotionally salient and relevant to future goals when sleep follows soon after learning.Lead author Dr Jessica ... Read more...

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Long storage may reduce green teas health benefits


March 21st, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 21 (ANI): Green teas health benefits, such as fighting bacteria, viruses and cancer, may decrease following long storage of commercial tea brands, say researchers.The healthy teas leaves produce antioxidant ... Read more...

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Now, mercury-absorbent linings for broken bulbs


June 29th, 2008 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 29 (ANI): Scientists at Brown University say that they have identified a nanomaterial that can be used to create that has the mercury-absorbent linings for broken compact fluorescent lamps ... Read more...

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New solution for long-term storage of digital data developed


April 22nd, 2008 - 4:07 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Apr 22 (ANI): Long term data storage is the biggest shortcoming linked with digital tapes and hard disk drives, but now researchers have found a solution by introducing a ... Read more...

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Computers explain browning of pears during storage


March 8th, 2008 - 3:03 pm ICT by admin
New York, March 8 (IANS) Researchers have attributed the browning of pears to restricted gas exchange inside their pulp, especially when stored under low oxygen conditions. Researchers at the Catholic University of ... Read more...

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