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Hubble telescope spots dwarf galaxies

November 11th, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 11 (IANS) NASA's powerful Hubble Space Telescope has spotted a number of young dwarf galaxies brimming with star formation.The galaxies are many times smaller than the Milky ... Read more...

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Small patches of woods in urban areas valuable for migrating birds

May 19th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 19 (ANI): A new research has found that even tiny patches of woods in urban areas provide adequate food and protection for some species of migrating birds as they fly ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Palm-oil plan may save the world’s last orangutans

July 23rd, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 23 (ANI): A team of conservationists in Sabah, in Malaysian Borneo, is planning to join forces with the palm oil industry to figure out how to protect the world's last ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Another stray tiger keeps Uttar Pradesh officials on tenterhooks

February 26th, 2009 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Feb 26 (IANS) Another stray tiger on the prowl is keeping Uttar Pradesh wildlife officials on tenterhooks, days after they revelled in the glory of eliminating a man-eater after a chase ... Read more...

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