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‘Jurassic World’ Mints $1Billion in Box Office, Surpasses ‘Furious 7’ Record, All Eyes on Japan Next

“Jurassic World” has crossed the $1 billion mark worldwide today, Monday, June 22 as expected in a short span of 13 days compared to “Furious 7” that took 17 days to accomplish the feat. Directed by Colin Trevorrow, “Jurassic World” stars chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard among many dinosaurs and hundrds of extras making it a mammoth gathering for a ...

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New World Record in Swimming: President Congratulates Bhakti Sharma

With a world record of swimming 1.4 miles in 1 degree Celsius temperature in the Antarctic Ocean in 52 minutes, Bhakti Sharma turned to be the first and youngest Asian girl to achieve the open water swimming championship. Bhakti has been pursuing open water swimming for the last ten years. Applauding the young swimmer on Thursday, President Pranab Mukherjee said, ...

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LV Prasad Institute Claims World Record of 20000 Eye Operations

Hyderabad-based L V Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI) has claimed to have performed 20,000 corneal transplant operations across its network of hospitals countrywide, a world record. The Cornea Centre of Excellence at LVPEI is the largest in the world. “L V Prasad Eye Institute (LVPEI) has created history in the field of corneal transplantation by becoming the first institute in the ...

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Australian Researchers Mark World Record in Solar Power Efficiency

Australian solar researchers at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) have converted more than 40 percent of the sunlight hitting a solar cell system into electricity, the highest efficiency ever reported. The record efficiency was achieved in outdoor tests in Sydney, before being independently confirmed by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) at their outdoor test facility in the ...

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Australian Researchers Achieve Record Ever Solar Power Efficiency

Australian researchers have achieved record solar efficiency, and set a world record with 40 percent of conversion efficiency, that is a breakthrouhg in solar power studies, reported media on Monday. The team from the University of New South Wales has achieved a record 40.4 percent conversion efficiency by using standard solar cells combined with a mirror and filters, with a ...

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