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London Paralympics open in ‘journey of discovery’


August 30th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 30 (IANS) London Paralympic Games were officially opened in a storytelling ceremony highlighted by "a journey of discovery" Wednesday night.Guided by the world's most celebrated scientist, Professor ... Read more...

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Alien encounter may not be happy one: Nobel laureate


August 27th, 2012 - 10:50 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 27 (IANS) It is probably unwise for human beings to be telling aliens where we are, Nobel laureate Brian P. Schmidt has said."I think it is probably not ... Read more...

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Hawking at Paralympics?


August 26th, 2012 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) British theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking is likely to be involved in the Opening Ceremony of Paralympic Games here Aug 29.It is unclear whether he will be ... Read more...

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Close encounter with aliens possible this century


July 16th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 16 (IANS) We have been hearing so much about aliens that a close encounter may well be possible this century, says a leading scientist urging governments to be ... Read more...

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Chinese internet users identify role models


April 22nd, 2012 - 3:17 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 22 (IANS) Ten ordinary Chinese have been recognized as national role models, based on the results of a quarterly online poll. The 10 were chosen for their actions ... Read more...

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Stephen Hawking in ‘The Big Bang Theory’


March 14th, 2012 - 6:47 am ICT by IANS
London, March 14 (IANS) Physicist Stephen Hawking has signed up to make a cameo appearance in US sitcom "The Big Bang Theory", reports contactmusic.com."When people would ask us who a ... Read more...

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Shakira up for charity award


March 5th, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 5 (IANS) Colombian singer Shakira has been nominated for a prestigious award in Spain in recognition of her endless charity work.The 35-year-old, a Unicef goodwill ambassador, is ... Read more...

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Stephen Hawking says that women are ‘a complete mystery’


January 6th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Great news for you guys all. Not being able to understand your wife does not make you dumb. If you doubt that, check out what one of ... Read more...

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Saturn moon may have aliens


November 24th, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 24 (IANS) One of the Saturn's moons may be home to aliens, say scientists.Titan, the largest of the planet's 62 satellites, has all the qualities needed to support ... Read more...

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Nepal’s Helen Kellers, Stephen Hawkings await their rights


August 24th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 24 (IANS) More than three years after Nepal promulgated an interim constitution that pledged free education to all children with different abilities, the country's young Helen Kellers and ... Read more...

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Kirk Cameron blasts Stephen Hawking’s heaven theory


May 19th, 2011 - 1:33 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Kirk Cameron has taken a swipe at scientist Stephen Hawking for declaring that there is no place called Heaven. In the interview, Hawking told the world ... Read more...

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UK schoolgirl has an IQ of 162 - better than Albert Einstein, Bill Gates


March 11th, 2011 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 11 (ANI): A 11-year-old girl from UK, who insists she is just like any other girl her age, is actually very different in one respect.Schoolgirl Victoria Cowie has just been ... Read more...

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We are alone, aliens unlikely in the universe, says expert


January 24th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 24 (IANS) There are probably no aliens out there - meaning we are entirely alone in the universe, said an astronomer. Even though there may many earth like planets, their ... Read more...

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Very short gamma-ray bursts linked to evaporation of primordial black holes


November 4th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 4 (ANI): Scientists have found evidence that very short gamma-ray bursts (GRBs) may be associated with the evaporation of primordial black holes, as originally proposed by cosmologist Stephen Hawking.A ... Read more...

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Stephen Hawking couldn’t read until he was 8!


October 21st, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Oct 21 (ANI): Britain's most renowned scientist Stephen Hawking has revealed that he could not read until he was eight years old.He also said that he was academically idle until he ... Read more...

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Meet the 8 Brit boys who have the same IQ as Einstein


September 22nd, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 22 (ANI): Eight boys at King's School in Grantham, Lincs have the same IQ as genius Albert Einstein.They equalled Einstein's estimated IQ of 160 - also Professor Stephen Hawking's score ... Read more...

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Breakthrough to help ‘deep coma’ victims move or chat


September 21st, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 21 (IANS) Patients in a vegetative state after a devastating brain damage could soon be able to "talk" or steer a wheelchair, says a top neuroscientist. Adrian Owen at Cambridge ... Read more...

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Stephen Hawking, a Simpsons character?


September 11th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Noted British physicist Stephen Hawking, who avoids people asking questions, has said there is a common misconception that he is a "Simpsons character". When asked what distracts him?, Hawking ... Read more...

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Stephen Hawking says he’s often mistaken for a Simpsons character


September 11th, 2010 - 12:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 11 (ANI): British scientist Stephen Hawking has joked that he is often mistaken for a Simpsons character.The eminent physicist and cosmologist, who has appeared as himself several times in the ... Read more...

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God Not Needed In Creation Of Universe, Says Stephen Hawking


September 6th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Sep 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Shaking all those orthodox believers out of stupor, Stephen Hawking has once again come up clear about his theories on the formation of the Universe. The ... Read more...

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15-year-old is youngest Cambridge student in over 200 years


September 3rd, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 3 (IANS) A 15-year-old Briton has become the youngest student to gain a place at Cambridge University for over two centuries. He has enrolled for a course that is considered ... Read more...

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Chief rabbi slams Stephen Hawking for excluding God’s role in universe creation


September 3rd, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 3 (ANI): The chief rabbi, Lord Sacks, has lashed out at Stephen Hawking after the astrophysicist claimed in his new book that God had no role to play in the ... Read more...

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‘God didn’t play a hand in The Big Bang’, says Stephen Hawking


September 2nd, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 2(ANI): The Big Bang was the result of the inevitable laws of physics and did not need God to spark the creation of Universe, claimed Stephen Hawking.Hawking has claimed that ... Read more...

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‘God did not create the universe’


September 2nd, 2010 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 2 (IANS) British physicist Stephen Hawking has said the creation of the universe was a result of the inevitable laws of physics and it did not need God's help. In his ... Read more...

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Is The Black Hole Mystery Solved?


August 19th, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Stephen Hawking might argue about the destructive or constructive powers of the black holes but the discovery of a new star has challenged the most established ... Read more...

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Stephen Hawking, Asserts That Humankind Must Abandon The Earth And Colonize The Space For Long-Standing Survival


August 14th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Stephen Hawking happens to be a respected and distinguished British scientist. He discharged a warning on Monday to humankind that the solitary route for ... Read more...

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Stephen Hawking Warns Of Impending Disaster


August 14th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) British theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking has said in a recent interview that it is time for mankind to spread out in space. The world renowned space ... Read more...

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Stephen Hawking Warns Humans; Abandon Earth or Face Extinction


August 10th, 2010 - 11:23 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Aug 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to the most famous theoretical physicist on the planet, it is time for the human race to abandon Earth, or face extinction, as Stephen Hawking ... Read more...

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Stephen Hawking: Abandon the Earth as the future is in space


August 10th, 2010 - 11:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Aug 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Acclaimed physicist Stephen Hawking has reportedly asked all the people on Earth to abandon it, as he steadfastly believes that the future is in space, ... Read more...

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‘Humans must move to space within 200 yrs to survive’, says Hawking


August 10th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 10 (ANI): Renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking has announced that in order to continue the human race, we must move to new planets.He warned that if we don't colonise space within ... Read more...

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Colonise space or face extinction: Stephen Hawking


August 9th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) Unless humans colonise space within the next two centuries, they will become extinct, noted astrophysicist Stephen Hawking has warned adding: "Our only chance of long term survival is ... Read more...

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Chinese astronomer predicts appearance of UFO in 2011


August 3rd, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Aug 3 (IANS) Unidentified flying objects (UFO) may appear in 2011 or 2012, a Chinese astronomer has predicted. Wang Sichao, an astronomy and minor planet scholar, made the forecast under recently-heated speculations ... Read more...

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Stephen Hawking’s take on how aliens might really look


July 9th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 9 (ANI): British theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking has revealed his idea on how aliens might really look in a new documentary series, 'Into The Universe'.Hawking, 68, who is paralysed due ... Read more...

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The Queen Honors Catherine Zeta-Jones


June 14th, 2010 - 7:28 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
June 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Catherine Zeta Jones was overwhelmed to receive the CBE from Queen Elizabeth II herself. The Welsh born actress commented that she was extremely ... Read more...

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Stephen Hawking talks about aliens and how to make a time machine


May 5th, 2010 - 2:43 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Noted physicist Stephen Hawking has given explicit instructions in an article in the Daily Mail, on how to make a time machine. The article says that, ... Read more...

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