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Doctor Who’s trusted sonic screwdriver could become a real-life tool


December 5th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 5 (ANI): For all those fans of Doctor Who's who have dreamed of owning a sonic screwdriver of their own after watching their hero use the tool to get himself ... Read more...

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Samsung’s melting memory chips set to revolutionise mobile technology


September 26th, 2009 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 26 (ANI): Samsung Electronics have announced that it has begun mass production of a new kind of memory chip that stores information by melting and freezing tiny crystals.Called the phase-change ... Read more...

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Leggings that zap cellulite!


September 18th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 18 (ANI): Women's prayers have been finally answered: High Street store John Lewis has launched leggings that can get rid of cellulite.The miraculous garment contains tiny crystals that heat the ... Read more...

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Nanotechnology used for developing new DNA cancer test


August 18th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 18 (ANI): Johns Hopkins University researchers have developed a highly sensitive test to look for DNA attachments that are believed to be the early warning symptoms of cancer.The research ... 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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Oceans were filled with oxygen 700 million years earlier than believed


March 17th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, March 17 (ANI): An international team of geologists has claimed that photosynthesizing life forms created an excess of oxygen in the oceans 700 million years earlier than previous estimates suggest.According ... Read more...

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Bacterias tiny magnetic crystals are a compass, say researchers


December 17th, 2008 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): Scientists from Imperial College London and the University of Edinburgh have found that tiny crystals found inside bacteria provide a magnetic compass to help them navigate through ... Read more...

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Dusty shock waves might create raw materials for planet formation


November 12th, 2008 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): New observations from NASA''s Spitzer Space Telescope have indicated that shock waves around dusty, young stars might be creating the raw materials for planets. The evidence comes in ... Read more...

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Analysis of comet dust challenges theories of history and evolution of solar system


September 19th, 2008 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 19 (ANI): A new analysis of dust from the halo of the comet Wild 2, has challenged common views about the history and evolution of the solar system and ... Read more...

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Scientists discover cellular life in 2.7 billion-year-old Australian rocks


January 28th, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by admin
London, Jan 28 (ANI): Researchers have used strong microscope techniques to identify signs of cellular life in 2.7 billion-year-old Australian stromatolites which are lumpy sedimentary rock formations.Bacteria that secrete calcium carbonate, or ... Read more...

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