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Russian scientist gets award for comet discovery

June 8th, 2012 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 8 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian amateur astronomer Leonid Elenin has become the first Russian to receive the prestigious Edgar Wilson Award for his discovery of a new comet using ... Read more...

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Life spotted on Venus: Russian scientist

January 21st, 2012 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Jan 21 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Several objects resembling living beings were detected on photographs taken by a Russian landing probe in 1982 during a Venus mission, says an article published ... Read more...

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‘Mission Impossible 4′ - thrilling action, disappointing cinema (IANS Movie Review - Rating: ** 1/2)

December 16th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Mission Impossible - Ghost Protocol": Cast: Tom Cruise, Jeremy Renner, Paula Patton; Director: Brad Bird; Rating: ** 1/2Visually, two things that instantly transcend the immediate boundaries of a viewer's ... Read more...

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Man’s scent can reveal if he has STD

December 11th, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 11 (IANS) Feeling indecisive whether to marry a man with body odour? You may benefit from a Russian scientist, who can tell from man's body smell if he ... Read more...

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Russia wants to join Mars mission

October 16th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Oct 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian scientists want to join European Space Agency's ExoMars (Exobiology on Mars) mission to study the Red Planet, a leading Russian space researcher said."From the ... 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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Siberians discovered America, claims Russian scientist

September 23rd, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
Sakhalin, Sept 23 (ANI): The earliest settlers of America came from Siberia through the current Far East region, according to some Russian scientists.Scientists at a three-day international scientific conference in Sakhalin ... Read more...

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Russian scientist calls for global action to prevent polar bear extinction

September 23rd, 2010 - 1:59 am ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- A Russian scientist on Wednesday called on global action in order to prevent the extinction of polar bears as human activity and global warming threatens the world's ... Read more...

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Freed Russian spy plans to return home

July 22nd, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian scientist Igor Sutyagin, who has been living in Britian and is one of the spies exchanged as part of a Russia-US spy swap deal early this ... Read more...

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Russian scientist in ’spy swap’ flown to Vienna (Second Lead)

July 8th, 2010 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow/Vienna, July 8 (DPA) A Russian scientist convicted of giving nuclear secrets to the US reportedly arrived in Vienna Thursday as part of a purported spy-swap arrangement between the two former Cold ... Read more...

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Israel hands over list of Russian scientist helping Iran nuke operation to Moscow

October 4th, 2009 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 4 (ANI): Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has handed over a list and evidence to Moscow, showing that some Russian scientists have been helping Iran to develop a nuclear bomb.Netanyahu's ... Read more...

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UFO crashed into a meteor to save Earth, says Russian expert

May 28th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 28 (ANI): A Russian scientist claims that a UFO deliberately crashed itself into Tunguska meteor to save Earth from destruction 100 years ago.Dr Yuri Labvin, president of the Tunguska Spatial ... Read more...

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Mosquito survives in outer space

February 22nd, 2009 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
Alexander Peslyak Moscow, Feb 22 (RIA Novosti) A Russian scientist has said that a mosquito had managed to survive in the outer space for 18 months. Anatoly Grigoryev, vice president of the Russian Academy ... Read more...

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Cell phone use linked to brain tumours: Russian scientist

February 6th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 6 (RIA Novosti) A leading Russian scientist has said, citing a Swedish study, that the use of cell phones from an early age could lead to brain tumours. "We have ... Read more...

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How to go to space using a broomstick

January 6th, 2009 - 4:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6 (ANI): If scientists have their way, future astronauts would be literally going into space by a broomstick, in the form of a 100,000km long tether anchored to the ... Read more...

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EU, US suspect Iran getting nuke aid from Russia

October 10th, 2008 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, Oct.10 (ANI): International nuclear inspectors are investigating whether a Russian scientist helped Iran conduct complex experiments on how to detonate a nuclear weapon, The Telegraph quotes European and American officials, ... Read more...

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Russia may build its own particle collider

September 12th, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 12 (RIA Novosti) Russia is looking into the possibility of building its own particle collider for research and other projects, a Russian scientist has said.Viktor Matveev said Thursday that ... Read more...

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Novel superinsulator to pave way for next gen microelectronics

April 13th, 2008 - 11:50 am ICT by admin
Washington, April 13 (ANI): Scientists at the Argonne National Laboratory, in collaboration with several European institutions, have created the first superinsulator, which can help in the development of a new generation ... Read more...

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Superinsulators might herald new era of microelectronics

April 9th, 2008 - 4:10 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 9 (ANI): Scientists have created superinsulators, which are a newly discovered fundamental state of matter that might break ground for a new generation of microelectronics.The materials were created by ... Read more...

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