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Iron fertilization boosting toxin-producing algae growth in open ocean: Study

November 9th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 9 (ANI): A new study has revealed that certain toxin-producing algae are incredibly responsive to iron, often becoming dominant in algal blooms that result from iron fertilization.Blooms of diatoms in ... Read more...

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Flaxseed-rich diet decreases severity of ovarian cancer in chickens

May 5th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 5 (ANI): After spending five years researching on ovarian cancer in chicken models, University of Illinois scientists have discovered that a diet enriched with flaxseed decreases severity of the deadly ... Read more...

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After Tagore-Yates union, Indian and Irish poets to meet in India

November 17th, 2009 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 17 (IANS) Nearly a century after the Irish poet W.B. Yeats helped launch Rabindranath Tagore to global fame, some of Ireland's most distinguished poets have teamed up with their Indian ... Read more...

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Lizards do push ups to gain neighbours attention before displaying their territories

November 25th, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 25 (ANI): Deploying robotic lizards in a Puerto Rico forest, UC Davis researchers have confirmed that animals can use body language to alert their neighbours before conveying any message, ... Read more...

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