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Traumatic experience, silence linked


February 5th, 2012 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 5 (IANS) People who suffer a traumatic experience often don't talk about it, and many forget it over time. "There's this idea, with silence, that if we don't ... Read more...

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Here’s how people recognize faces


March 17th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 17 (ANI): Scientists have developed a new technique to find out how our brain processes facial identity.They have used an innovative technique called steady-state visual evoked potential (SSVEP) to evaluate ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

ESA’s latest map of world’s land cover unveiled


December 22nd, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 22 (ANI): ESA's 2009 global land cover map has been unveiled and is available on the 'GlobCover' website.The map was produced using 12 months of data from Envisat's Medium Resolution ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

‘Love hormone’ makes people trusting, but not gullible


August 25th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): The so-called love hormone Oxytocin (OT) fosters trust in people, but doesn't make them gullible, according to a new study.Increased levels of OT have been associated with ... 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...

Posted in Health Science |

An elephant can both walk and run while moving at high speed


February 13th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 13 (ANI): Closer analysis of elephant footfall patterns by scientists has suggested that the large animals can appear as both walking and running when they are moving at high speeds. ... Read more...

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Do high speed pachyderms run or walk?


February 12th, 2010 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 12 (IANS) The sheer size of pachyderms makes it impossible for them to bounce up in the air at high speeds. So how do high-speed elephants move: do they run ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

ESAs Earth map shows land cover as never before


March 18th, 2008 - 3:14 pm ICT by admin
Paris, March 18 (ANI): A new global portrait by ESA (European Space Agency), taken from space, details Earths land cover with a resolution never before obtained.Earths land cover has been charted ... Read more...

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