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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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Road vibrations, airport noise to produce energy?


July 21st, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 21 (IANS) Researchers are working on methods to convert road vibrations and airport runway noise into usable energy.University of Buffalo theoretical physicist Surajit Sen and colleagues suggest how ... Read more...

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Possible discovery of new sub-atomic particle could upset rules of physics


April 18th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 18 (ANI): The possible discovery of a new sub-atomic particle has left physicists in a tizzy, as it could upset the universal rules of physics established for more than 30 ... Read more...

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In a galaxy far away, Indian-origin scientist finds her calling


February 14th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Mayank Chhaya Chicago, Feb 14 (IANS) US-based Indian origin astrophysicist Sukanya Charkrabarti has found her calling 260,000 light years away in a galaxy that can barely, if at all, be seen. Galaxy ... Read more...

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New studies claim no evidence of time before Big Bang


December 11th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 11 (ANI): A recent study had claimed that concentric rings within the cosmic microwave background could provide evidence of black holes that collided in the past, before our Universe existed ... Read more...

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It could be possible to create matter, antimatter from vacuum, say experts


December 9th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): A combination of ultra-high-intensity laser beam and a two-mile-long particle accelerator could be used to create something out of nothing, according to University of Michigan researchers.Their equations that ... Read more...

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Universe to end in 5 billion years, predict scientists


October 30th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 30 (ANI): Right around the time when Sun is slated to die, the universe too would come to an end-in just five billion years-a new study has predicted.The prediction ... 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’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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How stars were born


July 7th, 2010 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): In a new study, researchers have explained how the stars-claimed to be the generators of elements that formed the universe-came into being in the first place.New research from ... Read more...

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Shock wave from bomb blasts can generate electric fields in skulls


April 24th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 24 (ANI): Shock waves produced due to a bomb blast may electrify the brain and damage it, according to a new study."It's always exciting to look at a phenomenon that ... Read more...

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Scientists discover most massive form of antimatter to date


March 5th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 5 (ANI): An international team of scientists studying high-energy collisions of gold ions at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider (RHIC) has published evidence of the most massive antinucleus discovered to ... Read more...

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God is not going to destroy ‘Big Bang Machine’, says physicist


October 29th, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, October 29 (ANI): A scientist has dismissed claims by theoretical physicists that the mysterious Higgs Boson particle, which is popularly known as the "God particle", will "ripple backward through time" ... Read more...

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Diamonds could help devise the ultimate MRI probe


September 23rd, 2009 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 23 (IANS) Diamonds, a woman's best friend, might also turn out to be the patient's good friend as well. Work done by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on ... Read more...

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2009 Medal of Freedom Recipients


August 13th, 2009 - 2:30 am ICT by admin
* Nancy Goodman Brinker is the founder of Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the world’s leading breast cancer grassroots organization. ... Read more...

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Maths theories may give clues on origins and future of life in Universe


June 13th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 13 (ANI): In a new research, a Maths Professor is looking to mathematical theories for clues on origins and future of life in the Universe.Louis Crane, K-State professor of mathematics, ... Read more...

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A miserable future awaits the Universe


February 17th, 2009 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 17 (ANI): A cosmologist has predicted a dark and gloomy future for our Universe, where an observer would see that all evidence of the big bang has disappeared and ... Read more...

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US cosmologist explores notion of ”alien” life on Earth


February 15th, 2009 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
Chicago, Feb.15 (ANI): Internationally acclaimed theoretical physicist and cosmologist Paul Davies has decided to challenge the orthodox view that there is only one form of life on Earth. In a lecture titled ... Read more...

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”Astronaut shield” may bring manned mission to Mars a step closer to reality


November 4th, 2008 - 3:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 4 (ANI): Scientists have come up with a practical solution for shielding astronauts from deadly solar storms, which may bring plans for a manned mission to Mars one step ... Read more...

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Stephen Hawking to give up Cambridge chair


October 24th, 2008 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 24 (DPA) British theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking will retire from teaching next year, the University of Cambridge has announced.Hawking, who suffers from a motor neuron disease called amyotrophic lateral sclerosis ... Read more...

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Stephen Hawking to retire as Cambridges Professor of Mathematics next year


October 24th, 2008 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 24 (ANI): Stephen Hawking, renowned scientist, will retire as Cambridge Universitys Professor of Mathematics on October 1, 2009.According to a report in the Telegraph, Hawking will continue his work ... Read more...

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Stephen Hawking not shifting to Canada


July 17th, 2008 - 10:45 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 17 (IANS) Britain's world famous physicist Stephen Hawking, who was rumoured to join a theoretical physics institute at Waterloo near Toronto, will not be shifting to Canada. Cambridge university, where ... Read more...

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Big Bang experiment invites public to unravel secrets of universe


April 6th, 2008 - 9:42 am ICT by admin
By Heather Lima Geneva, April 6 (DPA) On Sunday, more than 30,000 people are expected to visit what's described as the world's biggest scientific experiment when the European Centre for Nuclear Research (CERN) ... Read more...

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Film depicting Einstein’s most prolific years set to hit the big screen


November 14th, 2007 - 2:17 am ICT by admin
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