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Advani eyeing eighth World billiards title

October 20th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 20 (IANS) Pankaj Advani, the 26-year-old winner of seven World titles, hopes to add another to his kitty as he sets off for the World professional billiards championship ... Read more...

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Ancient animals could see in dark

July 1st, 2011 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 1 (IANS) Scientits have discovered 515-million-year-old eye fossils which prove that ancient animals had excellent vision and could even see in the dark.Resembling "squashed eyes from a recently ... Read more...

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Scientists predict future of globular cluster in Milky Way

October 27th, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): Astronomers have used the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope to look thousands of years into the future.Looking at the heart of Omega Centauri, a globular cluster in ... Read more...

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Early AMD linked to smoking, cholesterol levels

June 15th, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 15 (ANI): A new research has shown that early-stage age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is related to modifiable risk factors, including smoking and low levels of high-density lipoprotein (HDL or 'good' ... Read more...

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Hubble captures exceptionally deep view of unusual spiral galaxy

February 6th, 2009 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): A spectacular new image captured by the Hubble Space Telescope has revealed an exceptionally deep view of an unusual spiral galaxy.The image of the galaxy, which is ... Read more...

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Sunlight, low anti-oxidant levels likely to damage vision

October 14th, 2008 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 14 (IANS) The combination of low antioxidant levels and exposure to sunlight may damage certain kinds of vision. It is also linked with age-related macular degeneration (AMD).Animal and lab studies ... Read more...

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Globular clusters tell tale of star formation in nearby galaxy

August 6th, 2008 - 4:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 6 (ANI): A new study of globular clusters in a galaxy nearby our Milky Way has found evidence that these hardy pioneers are more likely to form in dense ... Read more...

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