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Scientists discover microbes that survive extreme environment


June 10th, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 10 (IANS) Researchers have discovered organisms that eke out a living in some of the most inhospitable soils on Earth and appear to have a different way of ... Read more...

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Arctic sea ice level reaches second-lowest in history


October 6th, 2011 - 1:26 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The extent of sea ice covering the Arctic Ocean has declined to the second-lowest extent on record, NASA said on Tuesday.The Arctic ice cap grows each winter ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Water flowing into Arctic warmest in 2,000 years


February 1st, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 1 (IANS) Water flowing from the North Atlantic Ocean into the Arctic Ocean is at its warmest level for more than 2,000 years. The sea in the Gulf Stream between ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Arctic Ocean water is ‘warmest it’s been for more than 2,000 years’


February 1st, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): A new study has found that the water flowing into the Arctic from the North Atlantic is at its warmest level for more than 2,000 years.This could endanger ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Hubble astronomers discover an overheated early universe


October 8th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 8 (ANI): Scientists discovered have that quasars -- the brilliant core of active galaxies -- emitted massive blasts of radiation in the early Universe, essentially delaying the growth of ... Read more...

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NASA confirms presence of ‘baked cometary planet’


July 16th, 2010 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 16 (ANI): NASA's Hubble Space Telescope has enabled scientists to confirm the existence of a super hot "cometary planet." The gas giant planet, named HD 209458b, is orbiting so ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Was Ardi, the oldest hominid skeleton, a human or an ape?


May 28th, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 28 (ANI): A debate has erupted over the classification of Ardipithecus ramidus - popularly called Ardi - as to whether it was more human or an ape.Researchers are questioning the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Wife of Faisal Shahzad - Huma Mian is not a suspect in the Times Square bombing case


May 6th, 2010 - 12:27 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Faisal Shahzad’s wife Huma Mian is not a suspect in the New York Times Square bombing case. She is 28 years old and an American ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Ancient Mars lake may have held as much water as Lake Champlain in US


June 20th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 20 (ANI): Scientists have found evidence of the remnants of an ancient lake nestled in a valley near the Martian equator, which may have held as much water as Lake ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Physicists set new limits on hypothetical new particles called the extra “Z-boson”


May 1st, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 1 (ANI): A group of physicists at the University of Nevada, Reno, US, are reporting a refined analysis of experiments on violation of mirror symmetry in atoms that sets ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Large Hadron Collider may one day discover nature’s fifth force


April 29th, 2009 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 29 (ANI): A group of physicists at the University of Nevada, Reno has analyzed data from the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) that could ultimately prove or disprove the possibility ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Finding shadow life on Earth may help scientists discover extraterrestrial life


March 14th, 2009 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 14 (ANI): By searching for an alternative form of microbial life on Earth, dubbed shadow biosphere, scientists are hoping that they can get close to finding life elsewhere in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Life may have survived Earths early pounding 3.9 billion years ago


March 11th, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 11 (ANI): A new analysis has suggested that microbes living deep underground could have survived the massive barrage of impacts that blasted the Earth 3.9 billion years ago.This means ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Missing matter of the Universe found in spaces between galaxies


May 21st, 2008 - 11:46 am ICT by admin
Washington, May 21 (ANI): Astronomers have claimed to have found baryons, which is half of the missing normal matter of the universe, in the spaces between the galaxies.Although the universe contains ... Read more...

Posted in National |

UN climate panel underestimated technology need


April 5th, 2008 - 2:24 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 5 (ANI): US researchers have said that the UN climate change panel has drastically underestimated the need to invest in the innovation of new energy efficient technologies that are ... Read more...

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Global warming causes older Arctic sea ice to almost disappear (Re-Issue)


January 21st, 2008 - 1:43 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): A new study using satellite measurements has revealed that thick Arctic sea ice older than nine years, had all but disappeared by 2007, because of global warming.According to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Global warming causes older Arctic sea ice to almost disappear


January 19th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): A new study using satellite measurements has revealed that thick Arctic sea ice older than nine years, had all but disappeared by 2007, because of global warming.According to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

New secrets of Saturn’s rings revealed


November 14th, 2007 - 2:27 am ICT by admin
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