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Solar system like ours discovered


July 26th, 2012 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) A solar system arranged just like our own has been discovered a thousand light years from the Earth, the Daily Mail reported Thursday.The planets, captured by ... Read more...

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No regrets, says Vivek Oberoi about his career


July 14th, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 14 (IANS) In a decade of his association with Bollywood, Vivek Oberoi has seen many highs and lows, but he has no regrets whatsoever. He says he ... Read more...

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Stargazers wait to see Mars


March 3rd, 2012 - 9:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 3 (IANS) People in the Northern Hemisphere might be able to see the Mars with their naked eyes this weekend when it is at its closest to Earth ... Read more...

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Rosily Paul impresses with handmade jewellery at IIJW


August 1st, 2011 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 1 (IANS) Designer Rosily Paul, who specialises in modern and customised jewellery designs, promoted handmade jewellery at the India International Jewellery Week (IIJW). She took inspiration from nature ... Read more...

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Science fiction movie “Another Earth” all set to release


July 22nd, 2011 - 11:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, July 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The science fiction movie Another Earth is set to hit the giant screens this weekend. The movie was first shown at the 27th Sundance Film Festival ... Read more...

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We’ll meet aliens in next 20 years: Russian scientist


June 28th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 28 (IANS) Human beings will meet creatures from outer space within the next 20 years, a top Russian scientist has said."The genesis of life is as inevitable as ... Read more...

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Mini black holes could be passing through Earth


May 15th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 15 (IANS) Space is littered with black holes that collapsing giant stars leave in their wake, but a miniature version could be passing through the Earth daily. Unlike ... Read more...

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Russia dreams of conquering other planets: Medvedev


April 12th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 12 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Hailing Yuri Gagarin's flight into space 50 years ago as a "symbolic" and "revolutionary" event, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said his country still dreams about ... Read more...

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Newly discovered asteroid could be Earth’s companion


April 7th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 7 (ANI): Astronomers from the Armagh Observatory in Northern Ireland have found that a recently discovered asteroid may be intimately related to the origin of our planet.They found that ... Read more...

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Jupiter, Mercury to pair up in twilight from March 13-16


March 10th, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 10 (ANI): Jupiter and Mercury will shine close together low in the western twilight from Sunday to Wednesday, March 13 to 16.Jupiter is the brighter of the two."Mercury ... Read more...

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We are alone, aliens unlikely in the universe, says expert


January 24th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 24 (IANS) There are probably no aliens out there - meaning we are entirely alone in the universe, said an astronomer. Even though there may many earth like planets, their ... Read more...

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New Zodiac Signs Rubbished By A Section Of Astrologers


January 14th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The web users are spending a lot of time today to find information of a new zodiac sign after astrologers reported of the existence of the ... Read more...

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Voyager 1 is very near the edge to the solar system


December 14th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Voyager 1, which is the most distant spacecraft from the earth has sent new data back to the planet suggesting that the spacecraft is very close ... Read more...

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NASA discovery suggests aliens exist - even on Earth


December 2nd, 2010 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 2 (IANS) NASA has made a stunning claim of an "astrobiology finding" that could suggest alien life exists - even on Earth.The discovery could prove the theory of 'shadow' ... Read more...

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Astronomers: Alien planet from outside Milky Way found


November 19th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Nov 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Astronomers says they have discovered the first planet to originate from another galaxy. The scientists say the planet which is the size of Jupiter was drawn ... Read more...

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Earth-like planets ‘may not be life-friendly’


November 7th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 7(ANI): A new study has revealed that planets like the Earth that we thought could support life, might not be life-friendly, and lack a protective magnetic field.According to New Scientist, ... Read more...

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Cox says ‘amazing’ pal Aniston helping her cope with split


November 2nd, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 02 (ANI): Courtney Cox has revealed that her best pal and former 'Friends' co-star Jennifer Aniston has been helping her cope with her split from husband David Arquette.She said ... Read more...

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Courteney Cox: “Jennifer Aniston Has Been Amazing”


November 2nd, 2010 - 2:35 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) David Arquestte recently had his say concerning the split between himself and wife, Courteney Cox, with whom he starred in the ‘Scream’ horror flicks. Cox is ... Read more...

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Courteney Cox denies she is getting a divorce


November 1st, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 1 (IANS) Actress Courteney Cox has opened up about her split with husband David Arquette for the first time and says she is not filing for divorce."I don't ... Read more...

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Scientists discover planets around elderly binary star


October 23rd, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 23 (ANI): Scientists have discovered a planetary system consisting of at least two massive Jupiter-like planets orbiting the extremely close binary star system NN Serpentis.The discovery was made by ... Read more...

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New Earth like planet found by European astronomers


October 4th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oct 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Great news new earth like planet has been found. The new look-alike planet was found outside our Solar System. The team of European astronomers announced their latest discovery.According ... Read more...

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Jupiter, Uranus to shine brightest Tuesday


September 20th, 2010 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Sky gazers are set for a double celestial treat Tuesday when two planets - Jupiter and Uranus - will shine the brightest. Both planets will be ... Read more...

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Morgan Freeman explores mysteries of universe in new show


September 17th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Oscar winning actor Morgan Freeman is set to explore the deepest mysteries of the universe as the host of new television show "Through The Wormhole With Morgan ... Read more...

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Fossil find indicates earliest life existed 270m years ago


September 9th, 2010 - 11:47 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 9 (ANI): A discovery of well-preserved fossils in Western Australia's Pilbara region has revealed that life on Earth existed earlier than thought - 270 million years ago.David Flannery at the ... Read more...

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Aliens exist but are yet to visit earth


August 31st, 2010 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 31 (IANS) Extra-terrestrial beings do exist but they have not yet come to visit our planet, and the best way to communicate with aliens is to send radio signals, a ... Read more...

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Distant star’s sound waves have cycle similar to the Sun’s


August 27th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 27 (ANI): In an effort to unravel the mysteries of the Sun, including the impacts on Earth of its 11-year cycle, an international team of scientists has successfully probed a ... Read more...

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Astronomers: The alien solar system is similar to ours


August 25th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Paris, Aug 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Astronomers say they have discovered what they believe is the highest tally of alien planet’s ever discovered.Astronomers have already discovered a cluster of at least ... Read more...

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Moons around ‘hot Jupiter’ can’t exist due to gravitational pulls


August 18th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Au6 18 (ANI): A new study has shown that any moons around the distant large planets would be stripped away by gravitational pulls.A study by astronomer Fathi Namouni, with the Université ... Read more...

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Saturn, Mars and Venus will shine in twilight through mid-August


August 6th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 6 (ANI): Mid-August will be a treat for sky gazers, as Saturn, Mars and Venus come into view just as twilight begins to fade out."Venus will leap out at you. ... Read more...

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HD 209458b: Planet found with a comet like tail


July 19th, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, July 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Scientists have detected a planet that orbits so close around its star, that its atmosphere is blasted away, thus forming a comet like tail when viewed ... Read more...

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World’s smoothest roller coaster ride designed on paper


July 19th, 2010 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 19 (ANI): Swedish mathematicians have published new designs for what can easily be called the World's smoothest roller coaster ride.Using the same equations that describe how the planets orbit the ... Read more...

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Giant propellers seen in Saturn’s rings


July 12th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, July 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) NASA announced on Thursday, that they have discovered giant propeller shaped structures in the rings around Saturn. Scientists also divulged that the structure seems to ... Read more...

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Freida Pinto as primatologist Caroline in ‘Rise Of The Apes’


June 24th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 24 (ANI): Freida Pinto has signed the 'Planets of the apes' prequel 'Rise pf the Apes' as primatologist Caroline.Pinto, who rose to fame from the 'Slumdog Millionaire', will be ... Read more...

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Earth Is Younger Than You Thought, Study Reveals


June 13th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez June 13, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems the mystery surrounding Earth and its origin is far from over, if revelations of a recent study is taken into consideration. A research which ... Read more...

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World’s rising consumption killing off third of all plants and animals


May 9th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 9 (ANI): With human populations surging and people consuming more, animal and plant species are being killed off faster than ever before, says a United Nations report.The report, which has ... Read more...

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