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Experts may reach bottom of Antarctic lake in 2014

February 9th, 2012 - 9:36 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Feb 9 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian scientists are planning to use robotic probes to reach water layers at the bottom of an ancient sub-glacial lake in Antarctica in 2013-2014.The St. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

‘Electronic skin’ patch will do many things

August 12th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) American scientists have created little patches of 'electronic skin' that might heal wounds and monitor a patient's heart rate in the near future. "What we are ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Robot trawls seafloor, provides startling views of marine life

September 10th, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 10 (IANS) A new robot spent most of July trawling the muddy ocean bottom, about 40 km off the California coast - somewhat like the robotic rovers Spirit and Opportunity ... Read more...

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Indian American finds mastermind behind formation of our skin

March 25th, 2009 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 25 (IANS) An Indian American researcher has discovered the genetic mastermind that controls skin formation. The finding could help address skin disorders like eczema, psoriasis and wrinkles. Skin is actually ... Read more...

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Scientists discover ”master regulator” of skin formation

March 25th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 25 (ANI): A team of scientists at Oregon State University has identified a gene in the human body that seems to be the master regulator for skin development.According to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Corkscrew waves on Sun may help solve solar mystery

March 20th, 2009 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 20 (ANI): New pictures have revealed that mysterious corkscrew waves appear to be pushing heat from the suns surface to its outer atmosphere, which could help solve the mystery ... Read more...

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