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Scientists successfully weigh single molecule


August 27th, 2012 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 27 (IANS) After devoting 12 years to the project, scientists have fabricated the first-ever device to measure molecules one at a time.California Institute of Technology (Caltech) researchers said ... Read more...

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New particle found, could unravel secret of universe (Second Lead)


July 5th, 2012 - 5:40 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, July 4 (IANS) Science Wednesday moved one step closer to unlocking the secrets of the universe with a new particle that could be the elusive Higgs boson, the ... Read more...

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New particle found consistent with Higgs boson


July 4th, 2012 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
Geneva, July 4 (IANS) Physicists have observed a new particle consistent with the long-sought Higgs boson, the European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN) announced Wednesday.According to CERN, two independent teams ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh denies tiff with Juhi


February 14th, 2012 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 14 (IANS) Brushing aside rumours of a tiff between him and actress Juhi Chawla, superstar Shah Rukh Khan says it is the media that creates such pieces ... Read more...

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Kalam visit fruitful, but Kudankulam officials aloof: MP


November 9th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 9 (IANS) Former president A.P.J. Abdul Kalam's visit to the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP) and his 10-point development programme for the area has brought about a change ... Read more...

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Lata is ‘pujaarin’ of music: Big B


September 29th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Describing music as the language of heaven, Amitabh Bachchan has saluted the genius called Lata Mangeshkar and says she has become the 'pujaarin' of ... Read more...

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Speed-of-light experiments give baffling result at Cern


September 23rd, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Geneva, Sept 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists are scratching their heads after an experiment apparently disproved Einstein’s theory of special relativity. The theory which is one of the fundamental in the world of ... Read more...

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Road vibrations, airport noise to produce energy?


July 21st, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 21 (IANS) Researchers are working on methods to convert road vibrations and airport runway noise into usable energy.University of Buffalo theoretical physicist Surajit Sen and colleagues suggest how ... Read more...

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Could Large Hadron Collider be world’s first time machine?


March 16th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 16 (ANI): Large Hadron Collider - the world's largest atom smasher that started regular operation 2010 - could be the first machine capable of causing matter to travel backwards ... Read more...

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How ‘good cholesterol’ protects against heart attack, stroke


March 14th, 2011 - 11:32 am ICT by ANI
London, Mar 14 (ANI): The structure of human HDL cholesterol has been identified and it may also shed light on how this 'fat packet' protects against cardiovascular diseases, including heart attack and ... Read more...

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Scientists convert LHC data into music!


January 4th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): Scientists have turned the 40 million pieces of data processed by the Large Hardon Collider into sound.Until now, the LHC had been able to produce images by spraying ... Read more...

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Researchers ‘watch’ formation of cells’ protein factories for first time


October 30th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): The Scripps Research Institute's team has revealed the first-ever pictures of the formation of cells' "protein factories," which is likely unravel complexities of the cell and lead to ... Read more...

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Photovoltaic cells built with nanotechnology ‘better than existing cells’


September 29th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 29 (ANI): Stanford engineers have calculated that photovoltaic cells built with nanotechnology have the potential to generate far more electricity than existing cells.Graduate student Aaswath Raman, Associate Professor Shanhui Fan, ... Read more...

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Now, a method to predict nanoparticle interaction with human body


August 16th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 16 (ANI): Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a method to predict how nanoparticles interact with human body.Their work could have implications for improved human and environmental safety ... Read more...

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Physicists isolate sample of spin polarized positronium atoms


May 1st, 2010 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): A new research by American scientists could help in the development of gamma ray lasers and produce fusion power.In 2007, physicists at the University of California, Riverside created ... Read more...

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Rare ‘beauty’ particle detected by LHC


April 24th, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 24 (ANI): Researchers have spotted a rare, fleeting "beauty" particle in the first run of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC).After starting to work on 30 March, one of LHC's ... Read more...

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Playboy model Paula Sladewski found dead


January 9th, 2010 - 1:48 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Los Angeles based former Playboy model Paula Sladewski visited Miami with her boyfriend Kevin Klym to bring in the New Year. But she never ... Read more...

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Minnesota experiment could have made first direct detection of dark matter


December 18th, 2009 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 18 (ANI): Reports indicate that an experiment buried deep beneath the forests of Minnesota in the US has seen two events that could be the first direct detection of dark ... Read more...

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Atmospheric acid nourishes world’s oceans


October 6th, 2009 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 6 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Leeds in the UK have proved that acid in the atmosphere breaks down large particles of iron found in dust into small and ... Read more...

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Signs of ideal ’surfing’ conditions spotted in turbulent ocean of solar wind


September 2nd, 2009 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 2 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Warwick, UK, have found what could be the signal of ideal wave "surfing" conditions for individual particles within the massive turbulent ocean of ... Read more...

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Electrons over Antarctica may provide physical proof of dark matter


November 20th, 2008 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): Scientists searching for physical evidence for the elusive dark matter might find it in the form of high-energy electrons captured over Antarctica.According to a report in National ... Read more...

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Air pollution linked to deep vein thrombosis risk


May 13th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 13 (ANI): Researchers at Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, have found that long-term exposure to air pollution appears to be associated with an increased risk of deep vein ... Read more...

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Astronomers make clearest observation of innermost region of black hole


April 24th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 24 (ANI): Using the National Science Foundations (NSF) Very Long Baseline Array (VLBA) and a host of international telescope partners, a team of researchers has made the clearest observation ... Read more...

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Large number could hold the key to universal mysteries


February 20th, 2008 - 1:31 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 20 (ANI): An extraordinarily large number that keeps on showing whenever the analysis of dark energy is done, could hold the key to solving many mysteries in the Universe.According to ... Read more...

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