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IBM’s Sequoia is now the world’s fastest supercomputer


June 19th, 2012 - 8:34 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, June 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) IBM's Sequoia has overtaken the number 1 spot as the fastest supercomputer. Fujitsu’s K Computer fell to second place on the list, which is released ... Read more...

Posted in Technology Industry News |

US university lecturer suspended over class featuring lap-dancing strippers


April 13th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 13 (ANI): A university lecturer in the US has been suspended after he allegedly held a seminar in which students received lap dances from strippers.Professor Jack Rappaport, 57, charged students ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Extra testosterone reduces empathy levels: Study


February 10th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): Researchers from the Utrecht and Cambridge Universities have found that an administration of testosterone under the tongue in volunteers negatively affects a person's ability to 'mind read', an ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Water on moon brings colonisation dream nearer


September 25th, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 25 (IANS) Discovery of water on the moon by India's maiden lunar mission Chandrayaan-1 may bolster US space agency NASA's long-held goal of setting up an outpost there, ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Cervical cancer eradication possible within next 50yrs, says expert


September 25th, 2009 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 25 (ANI): A cervical cancer screening expert believes that this disease can be eradicated within the next 50 years by implementing across the world national screening programmes based on detection ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Schwarzenegger hits all-time low in polls


July 31st, 2009 - 7:24 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, July 31 (DPA) Former action movie star Arnold Schwarzenegger is finding it much harder to be a hero in real life than in the movies. The Austrian-born California governor ... Read more...

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An aspirin a day can cut cancer risk in over 40s


April 29th, 2009 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 29 (ANI): A daily dose of aspirin in your 40s could cut the risk of developing cancer later in life, a new study claims.A study published in the Lancet Oncology ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

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