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Waste water can generate electricity


March 4th, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 4 (IANS) American scientists have built a device that can generate electricity from waste water.BBC said the team from Pennsylvania State University said the technology would simultaneously also ... Read more...

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Arctic ice shelf might have broken up before


October 26th, 2011 - 7:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 26 (IANS) Researchers think a Canadian ice shelf had broken up 1,400 years ago, long before industrialisation impacted the planet.A study of sedimentary material on the bottom of ... Read more...

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Inflow of salt water from Indian Ocean could stabilize climate in Europe


April 30th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 30 (ANI): It has been predicted that global warming will weaken the effects of the Gulf Stream leading to dry climate in Europe, but a new study has suggested that ... Read more...

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Algae genes could restore sight in blind


April 14th, 2011 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 14 (IANS) Blind people may regain their sight thanks to a light sensitive gene taken from algae.Chemists believe they may be able to replace damaged cells in the ... Read more...

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Silicone implants ‘more satisfactory’ than saline implants: Study


November 8th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 8 (ANI): A study has revealed that breast cancer patients who undergo silicone implantation are a lot more satisfied than those who get saline implants.Women suffering from breast cancer often ... Read more...

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Archaeologists seeking ancient booty dive to Blackbeard’s pirate ship


October 5th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 5 (ANI): Archaeologists are once again heading back to the sea off North Carolina's coast in a continuing effort to recover artefacts from the wreck believed to be Blackbeard's ... Read more...

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FDA Considers Approval of Genetically Modified Salmon


September 21st, 2010 - 2:47 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Two days of hearings began on Monday for the United States Food and Drug Administration to decide whether or not to approve genetically modified salmon as safe for ... Read more...

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Undersea River Discovered By British Researchers


August 3rd, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 3, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A river which flows underneath the Black Sea has been uncovered by the researchers. The gushing water flow has all the characteristics of ... Read more...

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‘Chicken soup’ may harbour Gulf oil spill cure


July 15th, 2010 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): A team of chemists have developed a non-toxic, recyclable agent that can solidify oil on salt water so that it can be scooped up like the fat that ... Read more...

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Non-toxic, recyclable oil recovery agent could ease Gulf spill mess


July 15th, 2010 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): A team of chemists have developed a non-toxic, recyclable agent that can solidify oil on salt water so that it can be scooped up like the fat that ... Read more...

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Jennifer Aniston Finds A New Man?


July 8th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jennifer Aniston was spotted with actor Christopher Gartin on Sunset Tower hotel in Hollywood on Thursday night and the rumors flew that they are dating each ... Read more...

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Is Jennifer Aniston dating ‘True Blood’ star Christopher Gartin?


July 8th, 2010 - 11:58 am ICT by ANI
Sydney, July 8 (ANI): Rumours are abuzz that Jennifer Aniston is dating Christopher Gartin.The 41-year-old actress met the 'True Blood' star through her former 'Friends' co-star Courtney Cox.The couple was recently ... Read more...

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Aniston enjoys date with Christopher Gartin


July 8th, 2010 - 2:58 am ICT by IANS
London, July 8 (IANS) Hollywood actress Jennifer Aniston enjoyed a date with actor Christopher Gartin. The 41-year-old actress who was previously married to Hollywood heartthrob Brad Pitt, and has dated Vince ... Read more...

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Britain wary of American GM salmon


June 27th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, June 27 (IANS) Britain is wary about a genetically modified (GM) version of the popular salmon fish, developed by the Americans, saying the fish designed to grow at twice ... Read more...

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‘Hunger’ hormone ups desire for high-calorie foods


June 22nd, 2010 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 22 (ANI): A new study has found that the stomach hormone ghrelin, which acts in the brain to stimulate hunger and increase food intake, heightens the appeal of high-calorie foods ... Read more...

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Divers explore the sunken ruins of Cleopatra’s historic palace


May 26th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Alexandria, May 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Divers were busy in exploration and excavation of the historic Cleopatra palace. The site is said to be one of the greatest archaeological sites in the world. ... Read more...

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Growth hormone found to drive athletic performance


May 5th, 2010 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 5 (IANS) A growth hormone showed a 0.4 second improvement in a 10-second sprint in tests, enough to turn a last-place Olympic athlete in an event - running or swimming ... Read more...

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Jessica Simpson tries out bizarre beauty therapy during Mumbai trip


March 31st, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 31 (ANI): Jessica Simpson tried out a bizarre beauty therapy during a trip to Mumbai - she poured salt water through her nostrils.As part of her new show The Price ... Read more...

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Protest against farmland acquisition planned in Gujarat


March 2nd, 2010 - 11:27 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, March 2 (IANS) There will be a statewide protest in Gujarat March 6 against the government's move to acquire farmland and allot it to industry. The protest will ... Read more...

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Calcium plays vital role in tickling our taste buds


January 9th, 2010 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): A new study has shown that calcium plays a vital role in tickling our taste buds.The team from Japanese researchers have shown that calcium channels on the tongue ... Read more...

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Indian Navy’s first four MiG-29K fighters arrive in knocked down condition


December 5th, 2009 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) The first four Russian-made Mig-29K fighters to be deployed on the aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, formerly the Admiral Gorshkov, when it is inducted into the Indian Navy ... Read more...

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Razor clam inspires design of robo anchor that digs itself in mudflats


November 23rd, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 23 (ANI): Scientists have been inspired by the razor clam to design a robotic lightweight anchor that can dig itself in mudflats to hold small underwater submersibles."The best anchoring technology ... Read more...

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20 million Bangladeshis at risk from rising sea levels in coming decades


September 8th, 2009 - 1:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 8 (ANI): A new research has determined that up to 20 million people in low-lying Bangladesh are at risk from rising sea levels in the coming decades.According to a report ... Read more...

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Scientists identify bacterial strains that can clear algal toxins from drinking water


September 7th, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 7 (ANI): Researchers at Robert Gordon's University, Aberdeen, have identified novel bacterial strains capable of neutralizing toxins produced by blue-green algae in drinking water.Blooms of blue green algae (cyanobacteria) are ... Read more...

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First Shah Rukh, now Salman


August 21st, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Mushtaq Sheikh, Shah Rukh Khan's one time good friend, is now on Salman Khan's side. Mushtaq was seen having dinner with Salman at a Bandra restaurant recently. Mushtaq was also part of ... Read more...

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China turns to the sea to solve growing problem of water shortages


August 17th, 2009 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, August 17 (ANI): Recent reports indicate that China is turning to the sea to solve the growing problem of water shortages afflicting the country and cut utility costs as well.For ... Read more...

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Salman - Katrina spotted on a date at a Bandra cafe


July 1st, 2009 - 2:29 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Love birds Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif were spotted at a Bandra, Mumbai cafe on Sunday June 28th evening.Our source who was incidentally present at the Salt Water Café, the ... Read more...

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Does Saturn’s Moon Enceladus Harbor Life?


June 25th, 2009 - 9:45 pm ICT by GD
Scientists are growing white, wondering whether or not there is an underground ocean on Saturn's moon, Enceladus. Two studies on the subject have yielded two different kinds of result and it is ... Read more...

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Evidence of salt water found on Mars, scientists say


March 18th, 2009 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
Washinton, March 17 (DPA) A group of scientists who worked on the Phoenix Mars lander last year say they have found evidence of liquid salt water on the red planet. An analysis of ... Read more...

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Sea level has risen by 20 mm from 1955-2008


February 17th, 2009 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 17 (ANI): In a new research, a scientist has determined that the observed ocean warming has contributed approximately 20 mm to global average sea level for the time period ... Read more...

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Reptiles fossil helps rules out ancient flood in New Zealand


January 21st, 2009 - 12:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 21 (ANI): The discovery of the fossil of a reptile on New Zealands South Island has helped to rebuff the theory that an ancient flood had submerged the countrys ... Read more...

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Sea offers a new wave in eco-friendly burials


November 14th, 2008 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 14 (ANI): Increasing numbers of people in Britain are choosing to be buried at sea in order to get more eco-friendly.More and more people are opting for a watery ... Read more...

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Eddie Vedder adopts strict diet to detox


October 26th, 2008 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 26 (IANS) Eddie Vedder, the lead singer of rock band Pearl Jam, has adopted a strict diet and detox regime after wrapping up his latest tour.Vedder is giving up cigarettes ... Read more...

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Bono snorts salts to hit the high notes!


August 13th, 2008 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 13 (ANI): Bono has a rather unique singing therapy - snorting salts.The singers fellow Irishman Danny O''Donoghue from The Script, has said that snorting salts is just a trick ... Read more...

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Scientist develop microwave zapping system to fend off invasive species


May 13th, 2008 - 4:42 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 13 (ANI): Scientists in Louisiana have announced the development of a new cost-effective microwave zapping system that would kill unwanted plants and animals that hitch a ride to the ... Read more...

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