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New tool can ensure better safety on planes


September 13th, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 13 (IANS) Researchers have developed an instrument for fine tuning an airplane's digital flight-data recorder or "black box" so that it can pre-empt crashes and ensure greater safety ... Read more...

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Novel approach for rapid detection of unknown food pathogens


October 16th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): Scientists have developed a novel approach to automated detection and classification of harmful bacteria in food.Researchers from the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) ... Read more...

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Extra 2 degrees of global warming could make sea level rise by 20 to 30 feet in future


December 17th, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 17 (ANI): A new analysis of the geological record of the Earth's sea level has determined that an additional 2 degrees of global warming could commit the planet to 6 ... Read more...

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Depression linked to osteoporosis


November 10th, 2009 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 10 (ANI): A new study by Hebrew University of Jerusalem researchers has shown a clear link between depression and a loss of bone mass, leading to osteoporosis and fractures.The study ... Read more...

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Six new obesity genes found in brain


January 9th, 2009 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): An international team of scientists has identified six new obesity genes that are active in brain cells.In addition to the FTO and MC4R genes already known, it ... Read more...

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Computers will soon search photos on the web based on their contents


October 10th, 2008 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 10 (ANI): A pair of Penn State researchers has come up with a statistical approach that may one day make Internet searches for photographs quite easier. The tool they ... Read more...

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Researchers teach computers to search photos by subject


October 9th, 2008 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 9 (IANS) Penn State University researchers have developed a statistical approach, called ALIPR, that one day could make it easier to search the net for photographs.The public can participate in ... Read more...

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