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A machine that can tell when you’re lying


March 27th, 2012 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 27 (IANS) Computer scientists, taking inspiration from the human face, are exploring whether machines can detect lies.In a study of 40 videotaped conversations, an automated system that ... Read more...

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Parts of Antarctica warming up over years


January 23rd, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 23 (IANS) Much of Antarctica has been warming, not getting any colder, as suspected by scientists studying climate change.The study found that warming in West Antarctica exceeded a tenth of ... Read more...

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Antarctica is warming more than previously thought


January 22nd, 2009 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 22 (ANI): New research has shown that much of Antarctica is warming more than previously thought, and for the past 50 years, it has been getting warmer at a ... Read more...

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Birds have a great sense of smell


July 17th, 2008 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 17 (ANI): Theyre known for their excellent vision and hearing abilities. Now, a group of researchers have established that birds are good smellers too.By studying bird DNA, researchers at ... Read more...

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Novel statistical method might shed new light on history of human migration


May 23rd, 2008 - 5:23 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 23 (ANI): Scientists have developed a statistical technique that analyzes shared parts of chromosomes across the entire human genome, which might shed new light on the history of human ... Read more...

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