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New oxide can help slash diesel pollution


August 19th, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) Researchers have identified a material that can slash pollution levels caused by diesel-powered vehicles by up to 45 percent.The material, from a family of minerals called ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Soon, new semiconductors to provide speed in TVs, computer monitors


May 1st, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 01 (ANI): Researchers and display manufacturers have found a whole new family of materials, known as amorphous oxide semiconductors, to provide the speed and stability that next-generation TVs and computer ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Soon, cheap and durable touch screen for your phone


June 24th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 24 (ANI): Looking for touch screen phone but not willing to spend big bucks on something that could be easily breakable? Well, here's a solution to your dilemma- a new ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

NASA’s Messenger sees iron and titanium on Mercury


November 5th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 5 (ANI): NASA's spacecraft Messenger has detected rich concentrations of iron and titanium on the surface of the planet Mercury.Previous Earth and spacecraft-based observations had detected only very low amounts ... Read more...

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Geological evidence sheds new light on ancient climate of Mars


March 20th, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, March 20 (ANI): Mars Express has uncovered geological evidence suggesting that some depositional process, revealed by erosion, has been at work on large scales in the equatorial regions of the ... Read more...

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Scientists discover new molecule that can help combat acid rain


August 13th, 2008 - 5:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 13 (ANI): Scientists have discovered an unusual molecule in the sky that is essential to the atmosphere''s ability to break down pollutants, thus helping combat acid rain. The team ... Read more...

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Strange molecule in sky cleans acid rain


August 13th, 2008 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 13 (IANS) Researchers have stumbled upon an unusual molecule that helps break down pollutants, especially the compounds that cause acid rain. Marsha Lester and Joseph Francisco, of Pennsylvania and Purdue ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Now, nanotags to reveal identities of killers bullets


August 2nd, 2008 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 2 (ANI): Thanks to an ingenious new bullet tagging technology developed in the UK, which involves the usage of nanotags on gun cartridges, criminals who use firearms may find ... Read more...

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Pollen-coated bullets will help find criminals


August 2nd, 2008 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 2 (IANS) British researchers have developed a new coating for gun cartridges with pollen and grit to help identify criminals that use firearms. The new technique involves coating batches of ... Read more...

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Fungi maybe natures eco-warrior against harmful effects of depleted uranium


May 5th, 2008 - 1:46 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, May 5 (ANI): A new report has suggested that fungi may have an important role to play in capturing potentially dangerous depleted uranium, left in the environment after recent ... Read more...

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