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New nano devices a step closer with 3-D molecular structures


November 24th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 24 (ANI): Scientists at The University of Nottingham have demonstrated for the first time that 3-D molecular structures can be built on a surface.The discovery could prove a significant step ... Read more...

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‘Conan the Bacterium’ could have been the origin of life on Earth


July 19th, 2010 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 19 (ANI): Brazilian scientists have suggested that organisms like a microbe dubbed 'Conan the Bacterium' could have been the origin of life on Earth, after they found that it could ... Read more...

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Scientists create material that can repel hot water


July 16th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 16 (ANI): In a breakthrough study, scientists from University of Minnesota in St Paul have developed a new material that can repel hot water.The new discovery could help protect vulnerable ... Read more...

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Tsunami hit New York City 2,300 years ago


May 4th, 2009 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Scientists have come up with a scenario that suggests a huge tsunami crashed into the New York City region 2,300 years ago, dumping sediment and shells across Long ... Read more...

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Now, gold nanoparticles to ”cook” cancer cells


March 23rd, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 23 (ANI): In a major advance in cancer treatment, nanotechnology researchers have developed the first hollow gold nanospheres that search out and "cook" cancer cells. The researchers say that the ... Read more...

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Geological evidence sheds new light on ancient climate of Mars


March 20th, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, March 20 (ANI): Mars Express has uncovered geological evidence suggesting that some depositional process, revealed by erosion, has been at work on large scales in the equatorial regions of the ... Read more...

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Astronomers hope to get Pluto recognized as planet in 2009


January 3rd, 2009 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 3 (ANI): In 2009, a group of astronomers is planning to get the ruling that Pluto is not the ninth planet of our solar system, overturned.The International Astronomical ... Read more...

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Robot that jumps like a grasshopper, rolls like a ball developed


December 5th, 2008 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 5 (ANI): A student at the University of Bath has developed a robot that can jump like a grasshopper and roll like a ball.The researcher hopes that the creation, ... Read more...

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The baffling phenomenon of UFO sightings over Britain


June 27th, 2008 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 27 (ANI): A doctor of psychology at Cardiff University claimed that he witnessed a UFO over the Brecon Beacons - the third reported sighting in Britain, following observations by ... Read more...

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Scientists move a step closer to realising quantum computers


June 27th, 2008 - 11:37 am ICT by ANI
London, June 27 (ANI): Electrical and computer engineers in the US have created a hybrid molecule in which its quantum state can be intentionally manipulated, something that is considered to be ... Read more...

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Solar System objects like Pluto to be called as plutoid


June 12th, 2008 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
Paris, June 12 (ANI): The International Astronomical Union (IAU) has decided on the term plutoid as a name for dwarf planets in the solar system like Pluto.The name plutoid was proposed ... Read more...

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Heres why water droplets on a rose dont fall off


April 26th, 2008 - 12:09 pm ICT by admin
London, April 26 (ANI): Chemists at the Tsinghua University in Beijing have found the physical basis for the rose's ability to grip water droplets in place, even when the flower is ... Read more...

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Planets and stars helped to create dusty planetary nebula


March 11th, 2008 - 2:09 pm ICT by admin
Washington, March 11 (ANI): Astronomers at the University of Rochester, US, have determined that low-mass stars and possibly even super-Jupiter-sized planets may indeed be responsible for creating the planetary nebula.A planetary nebula ... Read more...

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Our solar system is squashed, proves findings by Voyager 2


December 11th, 2007 - 3:56 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): Voyager 2 has proved that our solar system is squashed or dented, with information from a vast region at the end of our solar system. The new theory about ... Read more...

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Voyager 2 sends back surprising findings about solar system’s edge


December 11th, 2007 - 2:49 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): Surprising revelations about the boundary zone that marks the edge of the sun's influence in space, have turned up by the MIT Plasma Science instrument of the Voyager ... Read more...

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Voyager 2 sends back surprising findings about solar systems edge


December 11th, 2007 - 2:44 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): Surprising revelations about the boundary zone that marks the edge of the suns influence in space, have turned up by the MIT Plasma Science instrument of the Voyager ... Read more...

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