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‘Mysterious, jiggly alien pod’ found in Virginia lake


November 2nd, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 2 (ANI): An employee at Home Technologies in City Center at Oyster Point saw a large, mysterious blob floating in the Center's manmade lake.Co-worker Dale Leonart's initial guess was that ... Read more...

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‘World’s largest lake may hit record high temperature’


July 20th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 20 (ANI): The world's largest lake, Lake Superior, is on its way to clocking record high temperatures this season, thanks to low ice cover last winter.Jay Austin of the University ... Read more...

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Tiny dinos died after falling into 160-mln-yr-old deep footprints of larger beasts


February 3rd, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 3 (ANI): A rare fossil haul of feathered dinosaurs in a 160-million-year-old marsh in China suggests that they perished after falling into the deep muddy footprints of larger beasts.According to ... Read more...

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Martiain winter might end NASA explorer’s romps


January 2nd, 2010 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 2 (IANS) The Martiain winter might end NASA's beloved space rover Spirit's romps as it completes six years of unprecedented exploration Sunday. Spirit successfully landed on the Red Planet at 8.35 ... Read more...

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NASA’s Mars rover Spirit to mark 6th anniversary on January 3


January 1st, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 1 (ANI): NASA's Mars rover Spirit is all set to mark its sixth anniversary on January 3rd.Spirit successfully landed on the Red Planet at 8:35 p.m. PST on Jan. 3, ... Read more...

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Tiny crystals in frozen comets are created by outbursts from stars


May 14th, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 14 (ANI): Astronomers have used NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope to determine that outbursts from stars create tiny silicate crystals in frozen comets.Scientists have long wondered how tiny silicate crystals, which ... Read more...

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Protein loss linked to osteoarthritis


January 15th, 2009 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 15 (IANS) The loss of a single protein within the surface layer of the joint cartilage is linked to osteoarthritis. "We have found the mechanism that begins to explain how ... Read more...

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Cause of cartilage degeneration in osteoarthritis uncovered


January 13th, 2009 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): Scripps research scientists have made a breakthrough discovery by finding the underlying cause of progressive deterioration of the cartilage, which characterises osteoarthritis- loss of the protein HMGB2. The ... Read more...

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Scientists unravel secrets of skin rejuvenation


June 2nd, 2008 - 3:26 pm ICT by admin
Washington, June 2 (IANS) Unmistakable signs of ageing like fine wrinkles, creases and saggy areas around the mouth and neck are not inevitable. They are caused by a breakdown inside the skin ... Read more...

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Existing anti-aging treatments do treat wrinkles, creases


May 29th, 2008 - 12:17 pm ICT by admin
Washington , May 29 (ANI): While wrinkles, deep creases, saggy areas around the mouth and neck make many cringe in old age, researchers provide evidence that some of the anti-aging methods ... Read more...

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MCG’s new curator says pitch will be improved


May 1st, 2008 - 2:28 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, May 1 (ANI): The Melbourne Cricket Club's new curator has said there will be no repeat of the problems that led Cricket Victoria to question the club's commitment to cricket. Cameron ... Read more...

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