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Video captures protein traffic inside brain cell


August 23rd, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 23 (IANS) Using a new imaging technique, scientists have created spectacular video footage on the movement of proteins inside a neuron (brain cell)."Your brain is being disassembled and ... Read more...

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Scientists: Impossible crystals come from space


January 4th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists were left wondering how some crystals were found in nature because they are possible to be made only in the lab. Quasicrystals comes in between crystals ... Read more...

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Israeli scientist wins Nobel Prize in Chemistry


October 5th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, Oct 5 (IANS) Israeli scientist Daniel Shechtman Wednesday won the 2011 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his discovery of quasicrystals. Shechtman, from Israel Institute of Technology, discovered the quasicrystals, a ... Read more...

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Buckyballs, largest known molecules in space, more common than thought


March 3rd, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): Observations made with NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope have revealed that buckminsterfullerenes, or 'buckyballs,' the largest known molecules in space, are more common than previously thought.A study of R ... Read more...

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Nobel laureate upset after being mobbed at Science Congress


January 4th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 4 (IANS) Nobel laureate Venkatraman Ramakrishnan Tuesday expressed anguish over being mobbed by people at the ongoing Indian Science Congress and said India should not confuse scientists with movie ... Read more...

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Ratan Tata excluded from Nehru award list


January 3rd, 2011 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 3 (IANS) Contrary to an earlier announcement, industrialist Ratan Tata was left out from the list of Jawaharlal Nehru Award recipients at the 98th Indian Science Congress Monday.Inaugurating the ... Read more...

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Solar, wind power ‘could become Earth’s dominant contributor of energy’


August 25th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): Wind and solar power could become the world's main sources of energy, a Nobel-prize winning scientist suggests.Walter Kohn, Ph.D., who shared the 1998 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, said ... Read more...

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PM salutes Nobel laureate ‘Venki’ Ramakrishnan for good science


January 3rd, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday saluted the latest Indian Nobel laureate Venkatraman (Venki) Ramakrishnan for his creativity, talent and commitment to good science. "All Indians felt proud that ... Read more...

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The highs and lows of being an NRI (Flashback 2009)


December 25th, 2009 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Dec 25 (IANS) From suffering a surge in racist violence to being conferred the honour of a science Nobel, the Indian diaspora in 2009 lived out the ... Read more...

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PM congratulates Indian-American Ramakrishnan on Nobel honour


October 8th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, has congratulated Dr. Venkatraman Ramakrishnan for jointly winning the Nobel Prize for Chemistry for the year 2009.In his congratulatory message ... Read more...

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PM congratulates Venkatraman for Nobel


October 8th, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 8 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday congratulated India-born scientist Venkatraman Ramakrishnan for winning the 2009 Nobel Prize for Chemistry, and said it was a matter of great ... Read more...

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Ramakrishnan’s teacher says the spark was there even during college days


October 8th, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Chidambaram/Chennai (TN), Oct 8 (ANI): Even as a student, Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, who won the 2009 Nobel Prize in chemistry, had the spark in him to climb great heights, his former teacher ... Read more...

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Venkatraman Ramakrishnan wins Nobel Prize chemistry 2009


October 8th, 2009 - 1:59 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Stockholm, Oct 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, Thomas A Steitz and Ada E Yonath have won this year’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry, it was announced today.Venkatraman Ramakrishnan is an Indian-American. And ... Read more...

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President congratulates Ramakrishnan for winning Nobel Prize for Chemistry


October 7th, 2009 - 9:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 7 (ANI): President Pratibha Devisingh Patil has congratulated Professor Venkatraman Ramakrishnan for jointly winning the Nobel Prize for Chemistry for the year 2009.The President said that she is very ... Read more...

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Indian origin scientist wins Nobel Prize in Chemistry


October 7th, 2009 - 7:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 7 (ANI): Indian origin senior scientist at the MRC Laborartory of Molecular Biology at Cambridge, Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for 2009 along with two ... Read more...

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Indian-born scientist, two others win Nobel Prize for Chemistry (Third Lead)


October 7th, 2009 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 7 (IANS) Indian-born scientist Venkatraman Ramakrishnan shares the Nobel Prize in Chemistry this year with Thomas A. Steitz and Ada E. Yonath, it was announced in Stockholm Wednesday. The Royal Swedish ... Read more...

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Indian-origin scientist, two others win Nobel Prize for Chemistry (Second Lead, Changing Dateline)


October 7th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 7 (IANS) Indian-origin scientist Venkatraman Ramakrishnan shares the Nobel Prize in Chemistry this year with Thomas A. Steitz and Ada E. Yonath, it was announced in Stockholm Wednesday. The Royal Swedish ... Read more...

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Nobel Prize for Chemistry to Ramakrishnan, Steitz, Yonath (Lead)


October 7th, 2009 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, Oct 7 (DPA) Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, Thomas A. Steitz and Ada E. Yonath have won this year's Nobel Prize in Chemistry, it was announced in Stockholm Wednesday. Ramakrishnan and Steitz are US citizens, ... Read more...

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Ramakrishnan, Steitz, Yonath win Nobel for Chemistry


October 7th, 2009 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, Oct 7 (DPA) Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, Thomas A. Steitz and Ada E. Yonath have won this year's Nobel Prize in Chemistry, it was announced in Stockholm Wednesday. Read more...

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Fluorescent proteins help scientists see cancer molecules


January 26th, 2009 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 26 (IANS) Novel new tools, developed by researchers, can now spotlight cellular molecules inside a cancer cell, transforming biomedical research. They are photoactivatable fluorescent proteins (PAFPs) and other fluorescent ... Read more...

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Exploring the deep sea can benefit biomedical research


November 20th, 2008 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): A new study has highlighted how the exploration of the ocean depths can benefit humankind in the field of biomedical research.Many marine organisms such as sea anemones ... Read more...

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Scientists move a step closer to high-efficiency plastic solar cells


March 18th, 2008 - 12:39 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 18 (ANI): US and Austrian scientists have made a significant advance towards the next generation of plastic solar cells that may help replace inorganic solar cells, and provide a ... Read more...

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Ultrafast electron microscope to create 4-D movies of molecules developed


December 25th, 2007 - 2:28 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 25 (ANI): Scientists have developed a distinctive electron microscope, which can create four-dimensional movies of molecules. This breakthrough may find its use in researches in a number of fields including ... Read more...

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