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Migratory birds arrive in Harike Bird Sanctuary

January 9th, 2011 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
Harike (Punjab), Jan.9 (ANI): Migratory birds have arrived at the world famous Harike Bird wetland-cum-sanctuary, and are expected to remain till the month of March. They include geese and Siberian cranes.Spread over ... Read more...

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Last eclipse of the year Dec 21

December 18th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) A total lunar eclipse Dec 21 will be the last eclipse of 2010, a statement by the Planetary Society, India said Saturday. The eclipse will however not ... Read more...

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Face of ancient human skeleton reconstructed

July 25th, 2010 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, July 25 (IANS/EFE) Scientists have reconstructed the face and the probable appearance of the Las Palmas Woman, one of the most ancient skeletons in the Americas, found in a cave ... Read more...

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Migratory birds start descending on Himachal’s Pong Dam wetlands (With Images)

October 28th, 2009 - 10:08 am ICT by IANS
By Vishal Gulati Pong Dam (Himachal Pradesh), Oct 28 (IANS) With the onset of winter, thousands of migratory birds from central and northern Asia have started descending on the Pong Dam wetlands in ... Read more...

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Humans may have prevented super ice age

November 13th, 2008 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 13 (ANI): Based on a new climate model, scientists have determined that had humans not radically altered the atmosphere by pumping massive amounts of carbon dioxide into it, the ... Read more...

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