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New moon found orbiting Pluto

July 21st, 2011 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 21 (IANS) Astronomers have discovered a fourth moon orbiting the icy dwarf planet Pluto, the NASA has announced.The tiny, new satellite - temporarily designated P4 - was uncovered ... Read more...

Posted in World |

NASA: Astronomers discover Pluto’s fourth moon

July 21st, 2011 - 2:01 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Astronomers from NASA discovered a fourth moon orbiting the icy dwarf planet Pluto, the agency said Wednesday.Using the Hubble Space Telescope to search for rings around the ... Read more...

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An ‘invisibility cloak’ that really does hide things!

November 24th, 2010 - 11:40 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 24 (ANI): You have seen it in movies and read about it in fantasy novels, but invisibility cloak may no more be just a figment of your imagination.Researchers at London's ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Rare glimpse into Swiss watch-making precision

February 19th, 2010 - 9:10 am ICT by IANS
By Frauke Kaberka Le Brassus (Switzerland), Feb 19 (DPA) The silence in the room is interrupted by a barely audible rustle as the man with the white coat picks up a tiny ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

5,000-year-old figurine represents Scotland’s earliest human face

August 21st, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by ANI
Edinburgh, August 21 (ANI): Archaeologists have uncovered a 5,000-year-old figurine on the Orkney island of Westray in Scotland, which is the country's earliest representation of a human face and body.According to a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Invisibility cloak ‘to be unveiled within months’

April 4th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Apr 4 (ANI): Your dream of possessing a Harry Potter invisibility cloak could be just months away, at least that's what a British scientist claims.Sir John Pendry, who pioneered the concept, ... Read more...

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