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Sofia Vergara sizzles with Becks in latest Pepsi ad


April 21st, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
New York Daily, April 21 (ANI): Colombian actress Sofia Vergara is accompanied by a sexy co-star in her latest Pepsi commercial - soccer ace David Beckham.In the cheeky 30-second ad, the ... Read more...

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Buckyballs, largest known molecules in space, more common than thought


March 3rd, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): Observations made with NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope have revealed that buckminsterfullerenes, or 'buckyballs,' the largest known molecules in space, are more common than previously thought.A study of R ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Strange “Alien Tumor” Found Growing Inside California Man


February 16th, 2011 - 1:37 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A large, tentacled, alien-looking tumor has been discovered to be growing inside of a man from California after he went to the doctor complaining of back pain. When ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

Soccer Psychic “Paul The Octopus” Gets Memorial


January 21st, 2011 - 12:36 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Paul the Octopus was once celebrated all over the world as the unlikely hero of the World Cup. The six and a half foot octopus made ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Two Russians win Nobel in Physics for work on ultra-thin carbon flakes


October 5th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by ANI
New York/London, Oct. 5 (ANI): Two Russian-born physicists working at the University of Manchester in England have won the Nobel prize in physics for investigating the remarkable properties of ultra-thin carbon flakes ... Read more...

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Justin Bieber Wants To Take Emma Watson On A Date


August 21st, 2010 - 11:46 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber has an eye on the Harry Potter star Emma Watson now. The teen sensation has revealed the he wants to ... Read more...

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Bieber wants soccer lessons from Beckham


August 20th, 2010 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) Singer Justin Bieber is so keen to take soccer lessons from ace footballer David Beckham that he has offered to do a private concert for the Beckham ... Read more...

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Justin Bieber wants Becks footie lessons


August 19th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 19 (ANI): Justin Bieber has offered a private gig for his hero David Beckham and his family in exchange for a few tricks of the trade from Goldenballs.The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Soccer Ball Sized South Dakota Hailstone Largest on Record


July 31st, 2010 - 2:39 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to the National Weather Service announcement on Friday, a giant hailstone which was eight inches in diameter and weighed what was described as “an amazing” 1.9375 was ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Astronomers discover elusive buckyballs in space


July 23rd, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 23 (ANI): Astronomers using NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope have, for the first time, discovered elusive carbon molecules, known as "buckyballs" in space.Buckyballs - soccer-ball-shaped molecules that were first observed in ... Read more...

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Football used in World Cup final fetches 48,000 pounds


July 17th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 17 (IANS) The soccer ball used in the final match of the FIFA World Cup 2010 in South Africa was sold for 48,200 pounds in an online auction. The ball ... Read more...

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Brazil sure passion will drive 2014 World Cup


July 8th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, July 8 (DPA) Brazil's top football official brushed aside concerns his country is not ready to host the 2014 World Cup, saying it will be a success because of the passion ... Read more...

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Boffins uncover most powerful pair of jets ever seen from a black hole


July 8th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 8 (ANI): European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope and NASA's Chandra X-ray telescope have helped scientists uncover the most powerful pair of jets ever seen from a stellar black hole. ... Read more...

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South Africa enters Guinness book with largest soccer ball


July 6th, 2010 - 11:07 am ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, July 6 (IANS) South Africa may be out of the World Cup football tournament but the host country has got a place in the Guinness World Records by creating the world's ... Read more...

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Here’s soccer through the lens of science


July 2nd, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 2 (ANI): As the 2010 FIFA World Cup fever grips the entire world, an American scientist is helping footie fans understand the science of soccer.In an article appearing in ... Read more...

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Why ‘controversial’ Jabulani ball is missing its mark in soccer WC


June 19th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 19 (ANI): The Jabulani's aerodynamic effects coupled with Johannesburg's altitude may just be the reason why strikers and goalies have been grumbling about the Adidas manufactured ball this soccer World ... Read more...

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Maths can reveal true soccer stars


June 17th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 17 (ANI): Can you ever give statistics on how a soccer player has contributed to a match? Well, a professor at Northwestern University has done just that.Luis Amaral, combined his ... Read more...

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The science behind how to ‘Bend It Like Beckham’


June 10th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Johannesburg, June 10 (ANI): Science has offered an explanation of how a soccer ball 'curls' and changes direction after it is kicked."The physics of soccer balls is complex and varies with each ... Read more...

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India kept away from Biden lunch to court non-aligned (Lead)


April 14th, 2010 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 13 (IANS) India, a founding member of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), was not invited to a luncheon meeting hosted by US Vice President Joe Biden to court the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Biden courts NAM on nukes


April 13th, 2010 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 13 (IANS) Some three years after then Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice asked India to "move past old ways of thinking" as the "Non-Aligned Movement has lost its meaning", ... Read more...

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Smallest bubbles in oceans detected


February 26th, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): In a new research, a team of physicists has detected the smallest bubbles in the oceans that are as tiny as one thousandth of a millimeter.According to a ... Read more...

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Soccer ball to charge batteries in developing countries


February 19th, 2010 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): Scientists have developed a smart football called 'sOccket', which captures and stores energy during normal game play to be used to later charge batteries and LEDs (light emitting ... Read more...

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Bone implant raises hopes for kids with skull deformities


November 20th, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 20 (ANI): In a breakthrough study, scientists have found that a synthetic bone matrix could offer hope for babies born with craniosynostosis- a condition that causes the plates in the ... Read more...

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Lure kids away from TV by playing with them


September 26th, 2009 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 26 (IANS) Want to tempt your kids away from the TV or computer screen? Make exercise a family affair, involve children in team sports like playing catch or kicking ... Read more...

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New imaging pinpoints 5 mn atoms in protective coat of virus


February 17th, 2009 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 17 (IANS) A new image of a virus' protective coat, which took more than three years to create, contains some five million atoms in exact configuration which could help scientists ... Read more...

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Structure of viral coat unravelled


February 17th, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 17 (ANI): Paving the way for new ways to fight viral infections and new gene therapies, Rice University scientists have unravelled the structure of a virus'' protective coat. After three ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Top ten animal finds of 2008


December 25th, 2008 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 25 (ANI): National Geographic News has outlined its ten most read stories on animal finds of 2008. The top ten animal finds of 2008 are: 10. Wildlife park official arrested in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Church of Maradona celebrates idol’s birthday


November 3rd, 2008 - 11:52 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Nov 3 (EFE) Few doubt that retired soccer superstar Diego Maradona enjoys god-like status in Argentina, but anyone who is still in doubt needs only to look at the Maradonian ... Read more...

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Conductive property of organic molecules a breakthrough in nanotechnology


April 18th, 2008 - 4:52 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 18 (ANI): Scientists have made a breakthrough in nanotechnology by discovering a new ability of organic molecules to conduct electricity, which might lead to smaller, cheaper and more powerful ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Singapore university and US air force tie-up


February 27th, 2008 - 9:14 pm ICT by admin
DPA Singapore, Feb 27 (DPA) Students from Singapore can look forward to designing satellites under a tie-up between Nanyang Technological University and the US Air Force Academy, NTU confirmed Wednesday. The agreement is ... Read more...

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