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Scientists Find Rare Giant Dinosaur Tracks

German scientists have found an unusual long trails of footprints of dinosaurs, which they think could be around 140 million years old, it measures four feet across and are about 40-45 centimeters into the ground which is suggesting that the dinosaur would have weighed between 25-30 tonnes. This measurement suggests that the giant dinosaur must be Sauropod, or long necked ...

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Human Race on Brink of Extinction? Yes, Says New Study

If the rate at which deforestation is happening doesn’t stop, then mankind too will become defunct, warns a new environment study on deforestation. Agriculture, commercial business, setting up of factories or towering buildings – all such activities have contributed immensely to deforestation that we humans would be the targets of destruction too in the future, says the study . A research team ...

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Process of rotavirus causing infection in kids found

Researchers from Griffith University’s Institute for Glycomics and the University of Melbourne have unveiled how a virus that kills up to half a million children each year, called Rotavirus works. Rotavirus is considered the most important cause of severe diarrhoea in children, with all being infected by the time they reach the age of five. A paper published in the international ...

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Nature Names ISRO chief Radhakrishnan, robot maker Radhika Nagpal among top 10 global scientists in 2014

ISRO Chairman K. Radhakrishnan has been chosen in the top ten scientists of the world in 2014 by prestigious Nature journal, while European scientist Andrea Accomazzo, who is behind the Rosetta comet landing is also named in the list. Others in the list include Suzanne Topalian, cancer combatant, Radhika Nagpal, a robot maker, Sheik Humarr Khan, the Ebola doctor, David ...

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‘Electronic Skin’: New Hope for Parkinson’s or Epilepsy Patients is Here

Here is a tattoo-like thin wearable device that can store your body information and deliver medicine to your body, besides collecting patient health, treatment and monitoring at one time. Researchers in the US have created an ‘electronic skin’ that can store and transmit data about a person’s movements, receive diagnostic information and release drugs into skin. The technology could aid ...

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Quantum Teleportation possible, 100+ meters now but space-based transmission sure in future

With eights days difference, two research groups, one in China and the other in Canary islands proved that the long-cherished quantum teleportation is possible. The Chinese group did the experiemnt on May 17 and achieved quantum teleportation across Qinghai Lake in China, a distance of 97 km, which is 16 km more than the previous record. Within eight days, a ...

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