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Novel tissue scaffolds help body grow new bone

Aug 20 2014, 5:44am CDT | by IANS

Washington, Aug 20 (IANS) In a first, chemical engineers led by an Indian-origin researcher at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have devised a new implantable tissue scaffold coated with bone growth factors... Read more Aug 20 2014, 5:44am CDT
 
 

Don't miss meals with kids

Aug 20 2014, 5:34am CDT | by IANS

New York, Aug 20 (IANS) If you want your kids to grow up healthy, make it a point not to miss dinner time with them. Read more Aug 20 2014, 5:34am CDT
 
 

Hand gestures can help kids learn better

Aug 20 2014, 2:58am CDT | by IANS

New York, Aug 20 (IANS) Spontaneous gestures can help children learn better whether its spoken language or sign language, according to a study. Read more Aug 20 2014, 2:58am CDT
 
 

Martian structure reveals signs of life on Red Planet

Aug 20 2014, 1:38am CDT | by IANS

Washington, Aug 20 (IANS) A new mineral-rich structure discovered from a Martian meteorite has led scientists to believe that there may be niche environments on Mars subsurface that support life. Read more Aug 20 2014, 1:38am CDT
 
 

Transparent solar device that doesn't block the view

Aug 20 2014, 12:50am CDT | by IANS

Washington, Aug 20 (IANS) Imagine a solar device that, when placed over a window, creates solar energy while allowing people to actually see through the window. Read more Aug 20 2014, 12:50am CDT
 
 

China launches second HD earth observation satellite

Aug 19 2014, 7:48am CDT | by IANS

Beijing, Aug 19 (IANS) China Tuesday launched its most advanced earth observation satellite, the Gaofen-2. Read more Aug 19 2014, 7:48am CDT
 
 

Exceptional iceberg to blame for Titanic disaster?

Aug 19 2014, 7:44am CDT | by IANS

London, Aug 19 (IANS) While the sinking of the Titanic in 1912 is typically blamed on human, design and construction errors, a study points to two other unfavourable factors outside human control. Read more Aug 19 2014, 7:44am CDT
 
 

Indian-origin biophysicist wins prestigious US grant

Aug 19 2014, 7:42am CDT | by IANS

Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) A high-risk brain research by Indian-origin biophysicist Partha Mitra from Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory in New York has won a crucial grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF). Read more Aug 19 2014, 7:42am CDT
 
 

'Men, lesbian women reach orgasm more than straight women'

Aug 19 2014, 7:34am CDT | by IANS

New York, Aug 19 (IANS) The truth between the sheets is out. Women in lesbian relationships and men are more likely to reach orgasm during sex than straight women, shows a fascinating study. Read more Aug 19 2014, 7:34am CDT
 
 

NASA's next lander to probe Red Planet's past

Aug 19 2014, 7:30am CDT | by IANS

Washington, Aug 19 (IANS) Giving new wings to NASA's Mars mission, a new lander - slated to be launched next year - will look into the inner workings and early stages of the Red Planet's development billions... Read more Aug 19 2014, 7:30am CDT
 
 

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Will Rihanna, Coldplay perform at Super Bowl?
Los Angeles, Aug 20 (IANS) Musicians Katy Perry, Rihanna and Coldplay are likely to perform at the Super Bowl if they're willing to cough up the cash. Super Bowl is the annual championship game of the National...
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Taylor Swift obsessed with cats
Los Angeles, Aug 20 (IANS) Singer Taylor Swift, who owns two Scottish Fold cats -- Meredith Grey and Olivia Benson, loves cats so much that she takes them along whenever she travels. Swift is a fan of "Grey's Anatomy...
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Benedict Cumberbatch joins 'Jungle Book: Origins'
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