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Mosquitoes visualize target to bite from your breath: Study

The mosquito has a unique method to find its prey and pierce down the human skin for blood. It employs a combination of olfactory, visual, and thermal cues to find only those parts such as your arm, your leg, or your cheek to suck blood easily, said a study. In a paper “Mosquitoes Use Vision to Associate Odor Plumes with ...

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NASA’s Spitzer Telescope Finds Distant Planet, Using Microlensing Technique

NASA’s spitzer telescope has found a gas planet as far away as 13,000 light years away, the distant celestial body known in the category, called ‘Ogle-2014-BLG-0124Lb’. The gas giant planet is thought to be half the mass of Jupiter. Underlining the spitzer telescope discovery, scientists said Spitzer can be used further to see how planets are distributed throughout the spiral-shaped Milky ...

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Germans Develop New Laser-Guided Hunt for Earth-Like Planets

German researchers have developed a new laser technique that will allow find Earth-like planets in distant space with unprecedented accuracy and ease. KInown as laser frequency comb (LFC), the new technology was developed by the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics, the Kiepenheuer Institute for Solar Physics and the University Observatory Munich, Menlo Systems GmbH (Germany), the IAC and the Universidade ...

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Aspirin could tackle dementia but trial results confirm it in 2018

Australian Monash University, known for its pioneering work on aspirin and its therapeutic applications, has been commissioned by the US National Institutes of Health to probe aspirin’s anti-dementia powers. Dementia or memory loss in a person is a major threat to the elderly people and Monash University in Melbourne has reportedly begun a A$50 million (US $41 million) clinical trial ...

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