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Curiosity rover to test wheels, fire rock-shooting laser

August 18th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 18 (IANS) The robotic explorer Curiosity is ready to test its six wheels to see whether it can roll along the Martian soil and fire its rock-vaporizing ... Read more...

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Obese teens ‘at increased risk of psoriatic arthritis’

July 20th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 20 (ANI): Young adults with psoriasis are at in increased risk of developing psoriatic arthritis if they are obese, says a new study.The study conducted by Razieh Soltani-Arabshahi, M.D., of ... Read more...

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Missing picnickers untraced, kin hold protests

January 5th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Jan 5 (IANS) The 17 missing picnickers in Sunday's boat accident on Rupnarayan river in East Midnapore district still remained untraced Tuesday, despite officials saying search operations had been intensified. The ... Read more...

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New sponge-like material beneficial for the environment

May 18th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 18 (ANI): A team of chemists has designed a new sponge-like material that can remove mercury from polluted water, easily separate hydrogen from other gases and is a more effective ... Read more...

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Scientists develop new materials to selectively capture carbon dioxide

February 15th, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): Scientists at the UCLA (University of Los Angeles, California) have developed new materials that can successfully isolate and capture carbon dioxide, which contributes to global warming, rising sea ... Read more...

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