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Now, cheap, efficient method to convert algae into renewable fuel


March 6th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 6 (ANI): University of Arkansas researchers have developed a method for converting common algae into butanol-a renewable fuel that can be used in existing combustible engines."We can make cars go. ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Major selective sweeps did not drive human evolution, says study


February 18th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): A new study has found that selective sweeps, which were thought to drive human evolution, may not have done so. In fact, such events may have been rare, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

North battling to demystify enigma behind his batting peaks and troughs


November 24th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 24(ANI): Australian middle-order batsman Marcus North admits that he struggles to fully understand why his career has been so distorted.North has scored five centuries in 19 Tests, but he ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Men more likely to grant women’s wishes at 6pm


October 19th, 2010 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 19 (ANI): Men are more likely to grant a woman's request if she waits until 6pm to ask for it, a UK survey has found.Wishes can range from taking out ... Read more...

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A pill that resets body clock could make jet lag a thing of the past


June 24th, 2010 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 24 (ANI): Scientists at the Max Planck Institute in Germany have moved closer to developing a pill that may help cure jet lag by resetting the body clock.Jet lag ... Read more...

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German sound engineer claims to have found ‘anti-Vuvuzela filter’


June 15th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 15 (ANI): A sound engineer based in Munich, Germany, has claimed to have devised a hi-tech antidote to the popular Vuvuzela, the deafening plastic trumpets, which have attracted complaints from ... Read more...

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Family carers share dying patient’s illness experience


June 11th, 2010 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 11 (ANI): Family caregivers who attend to dying patients often share whole illness of their loved ones and need support just as much, says a new study.The authors, led by ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Mars had complex hydrological past, reveals new evidence


December 17th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 17 (ANI): In a new research, a tam of scientists has reported new evidence for multiple, water-related geologic processes on Mars, thus indicating that the Red Planet had a complex ... Read more...

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Cracks on Mars a result of evaporating lakes in ancient times


September 16th, 2009 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 16 (ANI): Networks of giant polygonal troughs etched across crater basins on Mars have been identified as desiccation cracks caused by evaporating lakes, providing further evidence of a warmer, wetter ... Read more...

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Scientists find definitive evidence for ancient lake on Mars


June 18th, 2009 - 11:37 am ICT by ANI
Washington, June 18 (ANI): A University of Colorado (CU) at Boulder research team has discovered the first definitive evidence of shorelines on Mars, an indication of a deep, ancient lake there and ... Read more...

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Archaeologists find 6,000-year-old tombs next to Stonehenge


June 10th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 10 (ANI): Archaeologists have found a prehistoric complex, including two 6,000-year-old tombs, in Hampshire, just next to Stonehenge.According to a report in The Times, the Neolithic tombs, which until now ... Read more...

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Antarctica’s ice cover was much larger 10,000 years ago than it is today


May 6th, 2009 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 6 (ANI): New Antarctic seabed sonar images have revealed that the extent of ice covering the continent of Antarctica at the end of the last ice age around 10,000 years ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New technique promises 10 times more computer memory


February 24th, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 24 (ANI): Researchers have tested a new method for producing super dense, defect-free, thin polymer films, which may dramatically improve microelectronic storage capabilities such as those in computer memory ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Fungus can slash heart attack, obesity and diabetes risk


December 4th, 2008 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 4 (ANI): A vegetarian superfood, which is made from fungus, can cut the risk of having a heart attack and help people stay slim.Whats more, the miracle item can ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Device that pushes water uphill to provide cheap renewable electricity developed


November 17th, 2008 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): Researchers have developed a device that harnesses the power of the sea to push water uphill to provide cheap renewable electricity.According to a report in The Times, ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Mercurys spiders may have been formed due to asteroid impact


September 23rd, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin, September 23 (ANI): Data from NASAs Messenger spacecrafts first flyby of Mercury has suggested that the spider-like Pantheon Fossae formation, a radiating web of troughs located in the giant Caloris ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Heres why water droplets on a rose dont fall off


April 26th, 2008 - 12:09 pm ICT by admin
London, April 26 (ANI): Chemists at the Tsinghua University in Beijing have found the physical basis for the rose's ability to grip water droplets in place, even when the flower is ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Solar flares cause powerful quakes on Sun


April 19th, 2008 - 12:17 pm ICT by admin
Paris, April 19 (ANI): Data obtained from the ESA/NASA spacecraft SOHO (Solar and Heliospheric Observatory) has shown that powerful quakes ripple around the Sun as a result of powerful solar flares ... Read more...

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Scientists confirm presence of mysterious striped currents in our oceans


April 17th, 2008 - 4:39 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 17 (ANI): Scientists have confirmed the presence of mysterious striped pattern of currents on every ocean of the planet.Between 1992 and 2003, Peter Niiler of the Scripps Institution of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Here’s how Rowling is rolling back the years


November 14th, 2007 - 2:03 am ICT by admin
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