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Fridge most important innovation in food history


September 14th, 2012 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 14 (IANS) The refrigerator has pipped pasteurisation, microwaves and pots, knives and eating utensils to be named the most important innovation in the history of food and drink, ... Read more...

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US astronomer receives top prize in China


August 22nd, 2012 - 9:53 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 22 (IANS) A US astronomer received a top honour in China Tuesday for his team's measurements of cosmic microwaves, which may prove invaluable in researching the Big Bang.Charles ... Read more...

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Microwave oven-Maid launched


June 25th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 25 (IANS) 'Maid', an incredible cooking device launched here Monday, can auto-cook virtually unlimited number of dishes besides making microwave operations simpler with user-friendly interface.Make All Incredible ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Woman microwaves kitten to death


November 25th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 25 (IANS) A woman microwaved a 10-week-old kitten to death in revenge after its owner reported her abusive partner to the police, a media report said.Mum-of-two Gina Robins, ... Read more...

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Physics may explain crop-circles mystery


August 1st, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 1 (IANS) Crop-circles which appear on farmers' fields, with their gigantic yet intricate patterns, have intrigued scientists and UFO buffs for decades, but with none emerging any wiser.However, ... Read more...

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Woman microwaves kitten, hauled before court


July 9th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 9 (IANS) A 30-year-old woman in Britain has been accused of microwaving her neighbour's kitten after she was allegedly thrown out of a party, a media report said ... Read more...

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New wireless materials could make power cables obsolete


May 24th, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 24 (IANS) Electrical engineers are hopeful that amazing man-made materials should be able to transmit power to laptops and cell phones, even cars and elevators, wirelessly.Stated simply, fabrication ... Read more...

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Brain temperature can now be measured non-invasively


May 3rd, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 3 (IANS) Researchers have developed a way to measure the brain's precise temperature with a device only as thick as a poker-chip and which rests on a patient's ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Walmart And Amazon Attracts Customers For Their Best Cyber Monday Deals 2010


November 29th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Cyber Monday 2010 made a grand start as all the shoppers of US were waiting with anticipation to grab their desired items from the stores. American ... Read more...

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Radiation Threat Through Medical Scans Makes FDA Worried


June 15th, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri June 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The rising cases of skin problems among Americans have made the FDA worried and it is now contemplating about a new protocol to ensure that the ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Coming soon: ‘X-ray’ cameras to look through objects - even clothes


May 22nd, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 21 (ANI): A team of scientists have come up with a new class of man made materials that can be used to create x-ray cameras to look through walls, and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Store In U.K. Offers Gift Registry Option After Divorce


January 20th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new and unique service has been opened in the United Kingdom, promising to make things a little easier for those who will be obtaining a ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

The Oprah Winfrey Show: Life Organizations


January 12th, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
By Angela Kaye Mason Jan 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Life organizer, "Peter Walsh" moved in with a family, to help them get their lives back. They shared how each of them are so ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Credit-crunched burglars stealing fridges, other kitchen appliances!


November 13th, 2009 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 13 (ANI): Cash and jewellery no more attract recession-hit burglars, as they've set eyes only on fridges and other kitchen appliances.Between March and August this year, 50 vacuum cleaners, 26 ... Read more...

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Soon, intelligent harvesting robots to take over UK farmers


August 12th, 2009 - 5:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 12 (ANI): British researchers are working on developing intelligent harvesting robots that may soon minimise wastage and solve an impending problem of labour shortage for UK farmers.Annual waste for certain ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Laser within a laser’ could take out bombs and explosive-laden vehicles


April 27th, 2009 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 27 (ANI): Reports indicate that the US Army is working on developing a laser within a laser that could blow up roadside bombs and explosive-laden vehicles from a distance.A side ... Read more...

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Soon, microwaves that could defuse bombs


April 17th, 2009 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 17 (ANI): US researchers are designing a laser-guided microwave blaster to destroy explosives.The weapon, called the Multimode Directed Energy Armament System, could destroy the electronic fuse of an explosive device ... Read more...

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Microwave still going after 40 years and 150,000 meals claimed to be UKs oldest


January 24th, 2009 - 6:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 24 (ANI): A Panasonic oven that has been in working condition for more than 40 years, and used for making over 150,000 meals, is claimed to be Britains oldest ... Read more...

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Scientists create invisibility cloak that shields broad range of frequencies


January 16th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 16 (ANI): A team of Duke University engineers has produced a new type of cloaking device, which is significantly more sophisticated than a prototype they unveiled in 2006 at ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Soon, weapons that can inflict pain beams on criminals


December 25th, 2008 - 2:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 25 (ANI): Futuristic weapons that inflict pain from a distance using beams of laser light are soon going to become a part of reality, thanks to the US Department ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Here’’s how Harry Potter’’s invisibility cloak can become a reality


November 21st, 2008 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 21 (ANI): With rapid advances, Harry Potter invisibility cloak would soon be a reality, however, the nearest possibility depends upon will and the money put into the project, says ... Read more...

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Invisibility cloak to protect coastlines from large water waves


October 3rd, 2008 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 3 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Liverpool have tested an invisibility cloak that could reduce the risk of large water waves overtopping coastal defenses.Mathematicians at Liverpool, working with ... Read more...

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Gadgets too complicated for Brits to handle


August 7th, 2008 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 7 (ANI): It seems that the British are not gizmo lovers, for a new survey has shown that nearly a quarter find it hard to operate gadgetsThe survey led ... Read more...

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Scientists find direct evidence of dark energy in supervoids and superclusters


July 30th, 2008 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 30 (ANI): A team of astronomers at the University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy (IfA) has found direct evidence for the existence of dark energy in supervoids and superclusters.Dark ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Soon, smart ovenware to speed up microwave cooking


July 17th, 2008 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
London , July 17 (ANI): Cooking your food in the microwave is set to get faster what with smart baking dishes made from an exotic ceramic material being developed. Whats more, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Birds flock together while migrating at night’


July 8th, 2008 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 8 (IANS) In a first, a new study has corroborated statistically what many ornithologists have long suspected -- that most birds fly in flocks even at night. Researchers have spent ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Birds migrate together at night in dispersed flocks


July 8th, 2008 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 8 (ANI): A new study has indicated that some birds keep together at night on their migratory journeys, flying in dispersed flocks, even when they are 200 meters or ... Read more...

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Mounting mirrors on the moon could catch aliens attention


April 30th, 2008 - 5:31 pm ICT by admin
London, April 30 (ANI): Researchers at Pennsylvania State University in State College have come up with a way of attracting the attention of aliens - mounting mirrors on the moon to ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

New superlens focus 10 times more sharply than conventional lens


April 25th, 2008 - 1:46 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 25 (ANI): A trio of American researchers has developed a superlens that can focus 10 times more sharply than a conventional lens.Anthony Grbic, Lei Jiang, and Roberto Merlin of ... Read more...

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Changes in Cuba spark frustration and hope


April 5th, 2008 - 9:40 am ICT by admin
By Silvia Ayuso Havana, April 5 (DPA) With their noses stuck to the shop window, a group of Cubans stared at shiny electronic appliances whose sale had just been liberalised by the government: ... Read more...

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Soon ‘metafilms’ will shrink the size of cellphones, radios, radar


March 19th, 2008 - 1:45 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Mar 19 (ANI): Get ready for very small mobile phones, for a new technology will not only shrink down the size of your cellphones but other electronic devices like ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Poor women to be trained as housekeepers, beauticians


March 3rd, 2008 - 7:03 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Mar 3 (IANS) Young women looking for jobs as housekeepers and beauticians need not worry if they are not properly trained as the government is coming out with a free ... Read more...

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Developing 3-D sound cloak theoretically possible


January 10th, 2008 - 2:06 pm ICT by admin
Washington, January 10 (ANI): Duke University engineers say that they have a theory on how to develop a three-dimensional sound cloak, which may hide submarines in the ocean from detection by sonar, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Thermotherapy, chemo combo shrinks breast cancer tumours faster


November 28th, 2007 - 5:28 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 28 (ANI): A new study has found that using microwave heat along with chemotherapy raises the effectiveness of the treatment when it comes to treating breast cancer.The microwave treatment is ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

T-ray beam to revolutionise improve airport security, medical scans


November 23rd, 2007 - 9:11 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov. 23 (ANI): An international team led by Ulrich Welp at Argonne National Laboratory in Illinois, US, has come closer to producing a beam of terahertz waves or 'T-rays' that could ... Read more...

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