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Novel treatment halts ‘phantom’ noises in ears


March 19th, 2012 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 19 (IANS) A novel treatment could reverse tinnitus, the 'phantom' noises that include ringing, buzzing or hissing in ears.Scientists have now found that playing sufferers the same tone ... Read more...

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New gaming device simulates tug of fishing line, gun recoils


March 5th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 5 (IANS) A new kind of video game controller not only vibrates like existing devices, but also simulates the tug of a fishing line, the recoil of a ... Read more...

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Antarctic Ice Shelf collapse possibly triggered by ocean waves


February 12th, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12 (ANI): In a new research, a team of scientists has discovered that ocean waves originating along the Pacific coasts of North and South America impact Antarctic ice shelves and ... Read more...

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Cassini finds new evidence for Enceladus hiding water beneath icy skin


February 9th, 2010 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 9 (ANI): The Cassini probe has detected negatively charged water molecules in the atmosphere of Saturn's moon Enceladus, which gives credibility to the theory that the natural satellite hides a ... Read more...

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Tiger Woods’ ‘third baby bid to save marriage’


December 13th, 2009 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 13 (ANI): Tiger Woods wants to have a third baby with wife Elin, as he thinks it will help rebuild their relationship, it has emerged.The golfer also plans to ... Read more...

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Deep-sea census reveals treasure trove of species that have never seen sunlight


November 23rd, 2009 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 23 (ANI): Census of Marine Life scientists have inventoried an astonishing abundance, diversity and distribution of deep sea species that have never known sunlight - creatures that somehow manage a ... Read more...

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Now, you can hear global warming


May 22nd, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 22 (ANI): A new study has determined that it's now possible to hear the rise of global warming, in the form of more larger and more intense storms, which ... Read more...

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Women’’s desire for sex lies in their brains


March 3rd, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): When it comes to women, it''s the brain and not the peripheral organs that play a major role in sexual dysfunction, according to a new study. Over 40 ... Read more...

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Achuthanandan asks people to be beware of ‘Gorbachovs’ in state


February 28th, 2009 - 10:43 pm ICT by IANS
Trissur (Kerala), Feb 28 (IANS) The rift in the Kerala unit of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) between Chief Minister V.S.Achuthanadan and state secretary Pinarayi Vijayan took an ugly turn Saturday ... Read more...

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Scientists hoping to create clean energy along Portuguese coast


December 17th, 2008 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 17 (ANI): Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have joined forces with Portuguese scientists to create a pilot-scale device that will capture significantly more energy in ocean ... Read more...

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Indonesia hopes to become Indian Ocean tsunami-warning provider by 2011


December 5th, 2008 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 5 (ANI): Indonesia has launched its Tsunami Early Warning System (InaTEWS), with which it hopes to become the Indian Ocean tsunami-warning provider by 2011.The system was developed at a ... Read more...

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Process of detecting illegal nuclear tests improved


November 4th, 2008 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Amsterdam, Nov 4 (ANI): Researchers working at the Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute KNMI has improved the entire process of measuring, analyzing and interpreting infrasound, which would help them detect events that ... Read more...

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Method of predicting clear air turbulence could make flights smoother in the future


October 2nd, 2008 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 2 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Georgia (UGA) have developed a new forecasting method to predict clear air turbulence (CAT) that could make flights smoother in the future.This ... Read more...

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Forecasting method to help airplanes avoid air turbulence


October 2nd, 2008 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 2 (IANS) It hits aircrafts out of the blue, bouncing, trouncing and jolting them midair as if they were made of straw, an experience so unnerving that it causes tens ... Read more...

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Soon, a tsunami invisibility cloak to protect ocean structures from destruction


September 30th, 2008 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 30 (ANI): Scientists have shown that its possible to make oil rigs or other ocean structures invisible to tsunami waves, with the help of an invisibility cloak.Invisibility cloaks ... Read more...

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Soon, a tsunami invisibility cloak to protect off-shore platforms from destruction


September 26th, 2008 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 26 (ANI): A team of physicists has shown that its possible to make a type of dam that acts as an invisibility cloak which hides off-shore platforms from water ... Read more...

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Is it possible to make oil rigs ‘disappear’ from Tsunami’s path?


September 26th, 2008 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 26 (IANS) Why build stronger ocean-based structures to withstand Tsunamis, when it might be much easier to make them disappear. Physicists at the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS) ... Read more...

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Sound of ocean waves, Mozart sonata can lower BP in elderly


September 18th, 2008 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 18 (ANI): The soothing sound of ocean waves along with a calming voice guiding to relax can significantly lower blood pressure in elderly people, finds a new study. In the ... Read more...

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Seismic noise from storm surf provides new record of global warmings effect on storms


April 22nd, 2008 - 3:15 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 22 (ANI): Seismologists have discovered a trove of seismic noise from storm surf that provides a new record of global warmings effect on storms.According to a report in Discovery ... Read more...

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Faint earth tremors can track extreme storms


April 18th, 2008 - 2:54 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 18 (ANI): A new research has suggested that data from faint earth tremors caused by wind-driven ocean waves can track extreme storms.Often dismissed as background noise at seismographic stations ... Read more...

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Tiny tremors can track extreme storms in a warming planet


April 18th, 2008 - 12:08 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 18 (IANS) Data from faint earth tremors caused by wind-driven ocean waves - often dismissed as "background noise" at seismographic stations - suggest extreme ocean storms have become more frequent ... Read more...

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Seismologists detect global Love Vibe


April 17th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 17 (ANI): Seismologists have detected a subtle and mysterious global hum, known as Love waves, by studying records from some of the Earths most uninteresting seismic stations.According to a ... Read more...

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Chilling images of ice-shelf collapsing in the heat


March 26th, 2008 - 4:24 pm ICT by admin
New York, March 26 (IANS) A US satellite has captured chilling images of over 400 square kilometres of Antarctica's massive Wilkins Ice Shelf collapsing because of rapid climate changes. The area is ... Read more...

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Self-healing artificial muscle generates electricity


March 20th, 2008 - 12:59 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 20 (ANI): California researchers have developed an artificial muscle that can heal itself while generating enough electricity to charge an iPod.Parts of the new research are already being used ... Read more...

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Hot spot of mysterious ocean hum pinpointed in North Atlantic


January 9th, 2008 - 3:30 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 9 (ANI): Researchers have discovered an area in the North Atlantic Ocean where colliding waves can produce seismic vibrations, creating a hum that can be detected for thousands of kilometers.According ... Read more...

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Study shows how slight wind shift can create monstrous ship-sinking waves


December 29th, 2007 - 5:27 pm ICT by admin
London, December 29 (ANI): Researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) have found that a slight change in the wind may be enough to cause a wave to become a ... Read more...

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